Observations  - M

Name Source Remarks
MABY Lionel Bruce The Book, page 367 Also commemorated on the Prestbury (St Mary's Church) War Memorial.   Commemorated on the family grave in Prestbury (St Mary's) Churchyard.
MACE Frederick James The Book, page 367 and MIC No age at death recorded.   Birth details not traced as yet.   Recorded on MIC as James F Mace.
MAHON Sidney Albert The Book, page 369 Birth registered in Cheltenham Q3 - 1895.   Age at death 21.
MAHON William Henry James The Book, page 369 Birth registered in Cheltenham Q4 - 1892.   Age at death 21.
MALLETT Charles J The Book, page 371 Birth registered in Cheltenham Q1 - 1899 as Charles John.   Also commemorated on the Holy Trinity School Roll of Honour.  79 Sqn RFC was stationed at Champrien at the time of his death.
MANSBRIDGE Sydney The Book, page 371 Parents, Matthew and Cecelia Mansbridge, resided at 3 Pitville Villas, Holy Trinity, Cheltenham.
MANSELL Leigh The Book, page 371 Birth registered in Winchcombe Q2 - 1888 as Lee.   Aged 30 at death.   Parents, Walter and Ann Mansell, resided at Main Street, Bishops Cleeve.
MANSELL William Daniel The Book, page 372 Brother of Leigh, above.
MANSFIELD Edgar The Book, page 372 Birth registered in Cheltenham Q1 - 1879.   Killed in action in Belgium on 10th June 1917.
MARGETTS Albert Victor Thomas The Book, page 373 Also commemorated on the St James' School Roll of Honour.
MARSDEN Edmund The Book, page 374 Not commemorated as an official war casualty by the CWGC.   Case presented to MoD/CWGC on 9th June 2006 for him to be commemorated.
MARSHALL Henry Greville The Book, page 376 Also commemorated on the Highbury Congregational Church Roll of Honour.
MARSHFIELD Ernest Alfred The Book, page 377 Regimental number R/15659.   Commemorated on the St James School Roll of Honour.   Unit, 9th Bn KRRC was serving in France on the day of his death.
MARSHFIELD Ernest Alfred SDGW Surname recorded as MARSFIELD.
MARTIN Henry The Book, page 378 Birth registered in Okehampton, Devon in Q2 - 1886, as Henry James.   Aged 31 at death.
MARTIN John Douglas The Book, page 378 Also commemorated on the Bethesda Methodist Church Roll of Honour.
MASLIN Arthur George The Book, page 379 Birth registered in Cheltenham Q2 - 1896.   Aged 20 at death.   Also commemorated on the St Mark's Methodist Church Roll of Honour.   His original battlefield grave marker is located in Cheltenham Cemetery.
MASLIN Arthur George SDGW Regimental number recorded incorrectly as 4400.   Should be 4490.
MASON B H The Book, page 379 Not positively identified as yet.   Could be 10078, Pte, William Henry Mason, 2nd Bn South Wales Borderers, who died at sea off Gallipoli on 11th May 1915.   Birth registered in Cheltenham Q2 - 1887.   Enlisted into the Army in Newport.
MASON Ernest A The Book, page 380 Birth registered in Cheltenham, Q3 - 1874 as Ernest.   Rank is Chief Steward.
MASON Ernest Charles The Book, page 380 Birth registered in Cheltenham in Q4 - 1885.   Aged 30 at death.   Also commemorated on the Order of Oddfellows Roll of Honour.
MATTHEWS Francis G The Book, page 384 Birth registered in Cheltenham Q3 - 1892 as Francis George.   Aged 25 at death.   Also commemorated on the Holy Trinity School Roll of Honour.
MATTHEWS Henry The Book, page 385 Birth registered in Cheltenham in Q4 - 1891 as Horace Eli.   Aged 26 at death.
MATTHEWS Mervyn The Book, page 385 Also commemorated on the Charlton Kings (St Mary's Church) War Memorial.
MATTHEWS William Henry SDGW Recorded as died in UK.   Actually died in France and buried in the St Marie Cemetery, Le Havre, France
MAYALL George The Book, page 387 Birth registered in Cheltenham Q1 - 1892.   Aged 23 at death.   Also commemorated on the Prestbury (St Mary's Church) War Memorial.   Parents, Herbert and Jane Mayall, resided at Lynworth Cottages, Noverton Lane, Prestbury.
MAYBREY Arthur James The Book, page 387 Recorded as killed in action in France on 22nd July 1917.   Killed on 22nd July 1916, and there may well be evidence from the War Diary of 10th Bn Glos Regt that he was killed on 23rd July 1916.
MAYFIELD Charles Henry George The Book, page 387 Also commemorated on the St James' Church Roll of Honour and on the St James School Roll of Honour.
MAYO Albert Edward The Book, page 388 Also commemorated on the Charlton Kings (St Mary's Church) War Memorial.
MEAD Harry Edward The Book, page 388 Birth registered in Cheltenham in Q2 - 1892.   Aged 26 at death.   Also commemorated on the St Mark's Methodist Church Roll of Honour.
MELHUISH Francis Albert The Book, page 389 Birth registered in Bristol in Q3 - 1899.   Aged 17 at death.
MEREDITH Charles James The Book, page 389 Buried in Plot A1/945 in Cheltenham Cemetery.
MERRITT Alfred The Book, page 390 Birth registered in Tewkesbury in Q3- 1880 as Alfred MERRETT.
MEYRICKE Rupert John Chabbert The Book, page 390 Serving with 58th Brigade Royal Field Artillery at time of death.
MIFLIN John Cheltenham War Memorial Listed on North panel as MIFFEN.
MIFLIN John The Book, page 390 Serving with 5th (Reserve) Battalion Machine Gun Corps at time of death.
MILES Raymond Cheltenham War Memorial Commemorated twice on the North Panel.
MILES Hartlebury The Book, page 391 Birth registered in Cheltenham in Q1 - 1892.   Aged 26 at death.
MILLER George William The Book, page 391 Regimental number is 2/1244.
MITCHELL Stanley George The Book, page 391 Birth registered in Cheltenham Q4 - 1894 as Stanley Lionel.   It appears he took his father's name of George for official purposes.
MITCHEM Harry J The Book, page 394 Birth registered in Cheltenham Q1 - 1889 as Henry James.   Also commemorated on the Manchester Regiment Roll of Honour in Manchester Cathedral.
MITFORD Hector John The Book, page 395 Birth registered in Chester Q3 - 1890 as Hector John D.   Aged 27 at death.
MONTAGNON Bernhard Cocure The Book, page 395 Serving with 16th Machine Gun Company at time of death.   Awarded Military Cross (MC) - published in London Gazette on 2nd July 1918.
MOODY Jesse Arter The Book, page 395 Birth registered in Worcester Q3 - 1885.   Aged 32 at death.
MOON Alfred Henry Victor James The Book, page 396 Also commemorated on the St James' Church Roll of Honour, the St James' School Roll of Honour and on the Bethesda Methodist Church Roll of Honour.
MOORMAN Arthur The Book, page 396 Also commemorated on the Bethesda Methodist Church roll of Honour and on the Leckhampton (St Peter's Church) Roll of Honour.
MORGAN Christopher George The Book, page 397 Birth registered in Cheltenham Q2 - 1876.   Died in Cheltenham on 10th March 1920, aged 44 and buried in Cheltenham Cemetery, Plot K/8655.  Widow, Mrs Florence Louise Morgan, residing at 1 Angle Villa, Gratton Road, Cheltenham.   Regimental number 010660.  Served in France between 23rd January 1917 and 1st September 1917. Serving with 90th Company Army Ordnance Corps when discharged as no longer physically fit for war service on 17th November 1917.   Awarded Silver War Badge
MORGAN James Austin The Book, page 397 Commemorated on St Peter's War Memorial but not recorded in Book.   Refers to CH/1596(S), Pte, Royal Marine Light Infantry, killed in action in France on 28th April 1917 serving with 'C' Company, 1st Royal Marine Battalion, Royal Naval Division.   Age at death 28 years.   Commemorated on the Arras memorial To The Missing.   Wife, Mrs Eva Morgan, resided at 15 Tewkesbury Road, Cheltenham.
MORGAN William Henry The Book, page 398 Also commemorated on the Order of Oddfellows Roll of Honour.
MORRIS George Henry The Book, page 398 Also commemorated on the Holy Trinity School Roll of Honour.
MORRIS James Ernest The Book, page 399 Birth registered in Cheltenham Q1 - 1894.   Aged 22 at death.
MOSS H The Book, page 400 Probably Harry Leslie MOSS, whose birth was registered in Cheltenham Q4 - 1890.   Served as L/9431, Pte, 1st Battalion Royal West Surrey Regiment.   Killed in action in Belgium on 31st October 1914 and commemorated on the Ypres (Menin Gate) Memorial To The Missing.
MOTT Lewis Woodham The Book, page 401 Christian name is Lewes.   Birth registered in Bishops Stortford Q4 - 1896.
MOURBEY Arthur James The Book, page 403 Also commemorated on the Upton St Leonards War Memorial and on the Royal Gloucestershire Hussars War Memorial in Gloucester.
MOXEY Arthur Vincent Edward The Book, page 403 Birth registered in Cheltenham Q2 - 1899.   Aged 19 at death.
MULHEARN William Edward The Book, page 403 Born in Cheltenham on 21st March 1882.   Aged 35 at death.
MURPHY Frank Charles The Book, page 405 Also commemorated on the Leckhampton (St Peter's Church) Roll of Honour.
MURPHY Thomas The Book, page 405 Birth registered in Cheltenham Q4 - 1891.   Aged 24 at death.
MURRAY William James The Book, page 406 Birth registered in Cheltenham Q1 - 1878.   Aged 39 at death.   Also commemorated on the Gloucester War memorial.
MUSGROVE George Henry Stuart The Book, page 407 Also commemorated on the St James' Church Roll of Honour.
MUSTOE Daniel The Book, page 407 Birth registered in Cheltenham Q2 - 1886.   Aged 30 at death.
MUSTOE Frederick The Book, page 408 Birth registered in Cheltenham Q1 - 1893.   Aged 22 at death.
MUSTOE Harry The Book, page 409 Birth registered in Cheltenham Q1 - 1875 as Harry William.   Age 41 at death.
McCORMICK Edward The Book, page 410 Commemorated on family grave in Cheltenham Cemetery.
McINTOSH Edward Francis The Book, page 411 Buried in Cheltenham Cemetery Plot E/7261.   Unit serving with at death was 4th (Reserve) Battalion Gloucestershire Regiment.

 

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