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Name Source Observations
WAGHORNE Frederick The Book, page 583 Birth registered in Cheltenham in Q1-1889.   Aged 27 at death.   Regimental number is M2/166392.   Buried in the Rawalpindi War Cemetery, Pakistan, Plot 3.C.20.   Not commemorated on the Delhi Memorial.
WAITT Reginald Charles The Book, page 584 Date of death to be confirmed - either 22nd or 27th August 1917.
WAKEFIELD Albert Henry The Book, page 584 Also commemorated on the Charlton Kings (St Mary's Church) War Memorial.
WAKEFIELD Frank Edward The Book, page 584 Also commemorated on the Charlton Kings (St Mary's Church) War Memorial.
WALE Edmund Joseph The Book page 585 Aged 33 at death.
WALKLEY Alfred The Book, page 585 Birth registered in Cheltenham in Q3-1895.   Aged 21 at death.
WALLACE Harry The Book, page 585 Aged 39 at death.   Also commemorated on the St James' School Roll of Honour.
WALTER William Frederick The Book, page 586 Date of death is 11th August 1915.   Aged 52 at death.
WALTERS Edward Charles The Book, page 586 Date of death is 22nd December 1914.
WARD Bertram Edmund The Book, page 589 Awarded "Mentioned in Despatches" in 1914
WARD Charles Albert John The Book, page 589 Also commemorated on the Leckhampton (St Peter's Church) Roll of Honour.
WARD Charles Henry The Book, page 590 Also commemorated on the Salem Baptist Church Roll of Honour.
WARD Frederick The Book, page 590 Birth registered as Frederick Arthur in Cheltenham in Q1-1887.   Also commemorated on the Salem Baptist Church Roll of Honour.
WARD Frederick Thomas The Book, page 591 Aged 27 at death.
WARING Clarence Sydney add to The Book, page 592 This commemoration on the Badgeworth (Holy Trinity Church) Roll of Honour (as Sidney), refers to 9729, Pte, 7th Battalion Royal Berkshire Regiment, killed in action in Salonika on 24th April 1917 and listed on the Doiran Memorial, Salonika.   Birth registered in Cheltenham in Q3-1897 as Clarence Sydney.   Aged 19 at death.   Parents Albert Henry and Annie Waring, resided at The Reddings, Cheltenham.
WARREN John Booker Brough The Book, page 593 Also commemorated on the Highbury Congregational Church Roll of Honour.
WATKINS Gwilym The Book, page 594 Listed in SDGW.
WATKINS Wilfred Adolphus The Book, page 594 Also commemorated on the St James' School Roll of Honour.
WEAVER Leonard Henry The Book, page 595 Also commemorated on the St James' Church Roll of Honour.   Listed as Henry Leonard in SDGW and as Henry L in MIC.
WEAVER H add to The Book, page 595 This commemoration on the St James' Church Roll of Honour has not yet been identified.
WEAVIN William Henry The Book, page 596 Also commemorated on the St James' Church Roll of Honour.
WEBB Harry St Clair Clifford The Book, page 597 Serving with 4th (Reserve) Battalion Gloucestershire Regiment at death.
WEBB Valentine The Book, page 598 Birth registered as Valentine Ward Webb in Cheltenham in Q1-1879.   Aged 38 at death.   Serving with Rail Transport Depot Royal Engineers at death.   Wife, Mrs Amelia Sarah Webb, resided at 58 Rutland Street, Cheltenham.
WEBB William The Book, page 598 Service number is PLY/10573.  
WEBBER Frank Bernard The Book, page 598 Birth registered in Cookham (Berks) in Q3-1885.   Aged 30 at death.
WEBBER Jesse George The Book, page 599 Also commemorated on the Prestbury (St Mary's Church) War Memorial.
WELCH Arthur Joseph The Book, page 599 Service number is R/5418.
WELLER Charles The Book, page 600 Birth registered as Charles Henry Weller in Epsom in Q2-1894.
WELLS William White The Book, page 601 Birth registered in Fulham in Q1-1886.   Aged 30 at death.
WHATLEY Walter The Book, page 602 Also commemorated on the Charlton Kings (St Mary's Church) War Memorial.
WHEELER Francis H The Book, page 602 Birth registered as Francis Hubert in Cardiff in Q1-1883.   Aged 34 at death.
WHEELER Henry John The Book, page 603 Also commemorated on the Charlton Kings (St Mary's Church) War Memorial.
WHEELER Reginald Arthur The Book, page 603 Also commemorated on parents grave in Cheltenham Cemetery.
WHEELER Thomas Gilbert The Book, page 604 Also commemorated on the Holy Trinity School Roll of Honour.
WHEELER Thomas Henry The Book, page 604 Killed in action in Palestine.
WHITE Alfred add to The Book, page 605 Commemoration on the Charlton Kings (St Mary's Church) War Memorial refers to 9694, Sgt, Alfred White, 1st Battalion Royal Inniskilling Fusiliers, killed in action in France on 21st October 1916, aged 26, and commemorated on the Thiepval Memorial.   Wife, Mrs Edith White, resided at 2 Hill View, Church Place, Charlton Kings.
WHITE Thomas Henry The Book, page 605 Also commemorated on the St James' Church Roll of Honour and on the St James' School Roll of Honour.
WHITTINGHAM Frederick J The Book, page 606 Birth registered as Frederick Charles Whittingham in Plymouth in Q4-1890.
WICKSEY Edgar Gideon The Book, page 607 Also commemorated on the Bethesda Methodist Church Roll of Honour.   Not commemorated on the Cheltenham Parish Church Boys School Roll of Honour.
WIDDOWS Henry The Book, page 607 Also commemorated on the Holy Trinity School Roll of Honour.
WIGLEY Charles John The Book, page 608 Serving with 1st (South Midland) Sanitary Section RAMC at time of death.
WILKINS James The Book, page 609 Birth registered in Leeds in Q2-1898.   Aged 18 at death.
WILKS Charles Peter The Book, page 609 Also commemorated on the Order of St John of Jerusalem (Cheltenham Branch) Roll of Honour and on the St John's Ambulance Brigade (Cheltenham Branch) Roll of Honour.   Also commemorated on his widow's grave in Teddington (St Nicholas) Churchyard.
WILKS Joseph William The Book, page 610 Also commemorated on the Charlton Kings (St Mary's Church) War Memorial (as WILKES).
WILLIAMS Albert John The Book, page 611 Also commemorated on the Charlton Kings (St Mary's Church) War Memorial.   Parents resided at 2 Lemon Cottages, East End, Charlton Kings.
WILLIAMS Albert John The Book, page 611 Age 27 at death.
WILLIAMS Alfred The Book, page 612 Also commemorated on the Cheltenham Parish Church Boys School Roll of Honour.
WILLIAM Edward The Book, page 613. Buried in Cheltenham Cemetery, plot A1/941, with a CWGC headstone.   Aged 30 at death.
WILLIAMS Frank The Book, page 613 Regimental number is M2/048255.
WILLIAMS Frank The Book, page 613 Also commemorated on the Charlton Kings War Memorial.
WILLIAMS Frank Andrew The Book, page 614 Birth registered in Cheltenham in Q3-1883.   Age 32 at death.   Also commemorated on the Charlton Kings (St Mary's Church) War Memorial.
WILLIAMS Frederick The Book, page 614 Not commemorated on the St Peter's Church War Memorial or on the Charlton Kings War Memorial.   He is commemorated on the Cheltenham Parish Church Boys School Roll of Honour.
WILLIAMS Frederick Benjamin The Book, page 615 Also commemorated on the Charlton Kings (St Mary's Church) War Memorial.
WILLIAMS Harry The Book, page 615 Birth registered in Cheltenham in Q4-1890.   Aged 28 at death.   Also commemorated on the Cheltenham Parish Church Boys School Roll of Honour.
WILLIAMS Jesse The Book, page 616 Birth registered in Cheltenham in Q2-1893.   Age 25 at death.
WILLIAMS Lewis The Book, page 616 Also commemorated on the Charlton Kings (St Mary's Church) War Memorial.
WILLIS Hugh Duberly The Book, page 618 Commemorated on the Charlton Kings (St Mary's Church) War Memorial but not on the Charlton Kings War Memorial.
WILLIS Sidney The Book, page 618 Also commemorated on the Prestbury (St Mary's Church) War Memorial.
WILLIS William The Book, page 619 Rank is Sgt.   Not awarded MM but the MSM.
WILLOUGHBY Edwin Charles The Book, page 619 Also commemorated on the Charlton Kings (St Mary's Church) War Memorial.
WILLS A H The Book, page 620 Christian names Arthur Herbert.
WILSON William George Henry The Book, page 621 Birth registered in Cheltenham in Q3-1879.   Age 37 at death.
WINSTONE Albert Edward John The Book, page 622 Birth registered in Cheltenham Q4-1894.   Age 24 at death.  Commemorated on the Charlton Kings (St Mary's Church) War Memorial but not on the Charlton Kings War Memorial.
WINSTONE Charles Gordon The Book, page 622 Birth registered in Cheltenham in Q4-1894.   Age 20 at death.   Served with 1/4th Battalion Queen's Own Cameron Highlanders.   Also commemorated on the Leckhampton (St Peter's Church) Roll of Honour.
WINSTONE Walter Wilfred The Book, page 623 Also commemorated on the Prestbury (St Mary's Church) War Memorial.
WINTER Wilson Barrett The Book, page 623 Birth registered as Wilson Frank H Winter in Bridgwater in Q3 - 1893.   Location of burial not yet established.
WINTERBOTHAM Cyril William The Book, page 624 Also commemorated on the Highbury Congregational Church Roll of Honour.   Commemorated on the family grave in Cheltenham Cemetery.
WIXEY William John add to The Book, page 625 Commemoration on the Cheltenham Parish Church Boys School Roll of Honour refers to PO/2438(S), Pte, William John Wixey, Royal Marine Light Infantry, 2nd Royal Marine Battalion, who was taken as a POW by the Germans on 28th March 1918.  He returned to Cheltenham in January 1919.   He was born in Cheltenham on 7th June 1889 and enlisted into the RMLI on 8th September 1917.   At enlistment, his wife, Mrs Olive Elizabeth Wixey, resided at 6 Henrietta Street, Cheltenham.   He died in Cheltenham on 2nd October 1947 and is buried in Cheltenham Cemetery.   At the time of his death, he resided at 57 St Pauls Street, Cheltenham.
WOOD Lionel Waterhouse The Book, page 635 Served with 51st Battery/13th Australian Field Artillery Brigade.   Aged 22 at death.   His mother, Mrs C E Wood, resided at Hope Street, South Brisbane, Queensland, Australia.
WOODWARD Harold The Book, page 627 Birth registered as Harold William Woodward in Cheltenham in Q1-1899.   Also commemorated on the Highbury Congregational Church Roll of Honour.   Date of death to be confirmed.
WOOLLCOMBE-BOYCE Harold Courtenay The Book, page 628 Also commemorated on the St Luke's Church Roll of Honour.
WOOLNOUGH Frederick James The Book, page 628 Also commemorated on the family grave in Cheltenham Cemetery.
WOORE Alfred George The Book, page 629 Birth registered in Cheltenham in Q3-1883.   Age 34 at death.   Also commemorated on the St Luke's Church Roll of Honour.
WOORE William Arthur The Book, page 630 Birth registered in Cheltenham in Q1-1895.   Age 23 at death.
WORKMAN Richard The Book, page 631 Birth registered in Cheltenham in Q1-1893.   Age 23 at death.
WRIGHT Frederick The Book, page 632 Birth registered in Stratford in Q1-1895.   Age 22 at death.
WRIGHT Stephen Raymond The Book, page 633 Birth registered as Stephen Reginald in Wantage in Q4-1891.   Age 24 at death.

 

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