J. Herriott Lieutenant, Machine Gun Corps, 41st Coy. Died of wounds, age 26 on 17 February 1919 Awarded Military Cross Son of John and Mary Herriott, of 50 Milton Road, Herne Hill, London. Native of London. Remembered at Etaples Military Cemetery, France Two of John Herriott’s brothers, Andrew Herriott and Archibald Herriott, also died. For […]
C. B. Farrell Service no. 8272 Colour Serjeant, South Lancashire Regiment, 2nd Battalion Died after a fall from his horse, age 26, on 15 April 1916 CWGC: “Son of Michael and Elizabeth Farrell, of 66, Dalyell Road, Brixton, London. Born at Warrington.” Remembered at Streatham Park Cemetery National Roll of the Great War 1914-1918 FARRELL, […]
J. J. Derry Service no. 41051 Private, Essex Regiment, 2nd Battalion Killed in action age 26 on 9 April 1917 Son of Lionel and Sarah Derry, of London; husband of M. L. Eaton (formerly Derry), of 5 Irving Grove, Stockwell, London. Remembered Fampoux British Cemetery, Pas de Calais, France Information from the 1901 census In […]
J. C. F. Cross Service no. 27166 Private, Duke of Wellington’s (West Riding Regiment), 13th Batallion; formerly 1875, King’s Royal Rifle Corps Killed in action on 29 September 1918, age 26 Son of Mrs. G. Cross, of 161 Hartington Road, South Lambeth, London. Remembered at Vieille-Chapelle New Military Cemetery, Lacouture, France British Army WWI Service […]
A former railway porter who died age 26 after serving nearly the entire length of the war.