Cheltonians Who Gave Their Lives in the Great War

Timeline 1914

This page lists in chronological order, the official date of death in 1914 of those Cheltonians and other locals

who gave their lives in or as a result of the Great War

 

24th August 1914 Dvr Harold Albert BUTLER, 119th Battery Royal Field Artillery, killed in action in Belgium.   CK   CKC
24th August 1914 2Lt Charles Barry GIBBONS, 2 Bn Royal Irish Regiment, killed in action in Belgium.   SG
26th August 1914 Pte Alfred Thomas HARVEY, 1st Bn Wiltshire Regiment, killed in action in Belgium.   SA
26th August 1914 Maj Francis Gordon Grant THOYTS, 1st Bn Somerset Light Infantry, died of wounds in France.   CH   AS
28th August 1914 Pte William Christopher Hall KEEN, 20th Hussars, killed in action in France.  CH
10th September 1914 Dvr Albert Edgar PRESTON, Royal Field Artillery, died of wounds in UK.   CH   AS
14th September 1914 Pte Austin GAMMON, 2nd Bn Worcestershire Regiment, killed in action in France.   LB
18th September 1914 2Lt Charles Edward CRANE, 1st Bn Duke of Cornwall's Light Infantry, died of wounds in France.   BA
19th September 1914 Lt Cyril Cazelet HARRISON, 3rd Bn Worcs Regt, killed in action in France.   CH   SS   CC   MK
20th September 1914 Lt John Forbes O'CONNELL, Royal Army Medical Corps, killed in action in France.   GR
20th September 1914 AB Douglas Harry WRIGHT, Royal Navy, HMS Pegasus, killed in action at sea near Zanzibar.   CH
22nd September 1914 Mids Vernon Hector CORBYN, RN, HMS Cressy, killed in action at sea off the Dutch coast.   AS   CH
26th September 1914 Pte Frederick Thomas WARD, 1st Bn South Wales Borderers, killed in action in France.   CH   PE
5th October 1914 Mr Maurice Sidney NESBITT, died whilst a civilian prisoner in Germany.   CH
12th October 1914 2Lt Gordon Thomas Harcourt MORSE, 4th Bn Middx Regt, killed in action in France.   COL   SH
13th October 1914 Pte William John CLIFFORD, 1st Bn Bedfordshire Regiment, killed in action in France.   CK   CKC
13th October 1914 Pte Frederick Rogers (real name A. MORRIS), 1st Bn Royal Warks Regt, killed in action in France.   CH
14th October 1914 Capt Cecil Glendower Percival GILLIAT, 1st Bn Royal Warks Regt, died of wounds in France.   AS   CH
16th October 1914 Pte George Gilbert TURNER, 3rd Bn Worcestershire Regiment, killed in action in Belgium.   ST
18th October 1914 Lt John Stuart Binny SCOTT, Royal Navy, Submarine E3, killed in action at sea.   CH
18th October 1914 Sgt Harry TANDY, 2nd Bn Leinster Regiment, killed in action in France.   CH   PE
19th October 1914 Captain John Henry BRENNAN, 1st Bn Royal Welsh Fusiliers, killed in action in Belgium.   JN
19th October 1914 Lt Cyril Egremont GAITSKELL, 2nd Bn Leinster Regiment, died of wounds in France.   CC   CH
19th October 1914 2Lt Richard Terrick STAINFORTH, 2nd Bn Royal Warks Regt, died of wounds in Belgium.   CH
19th October 1914 Pte John WELCH, 1st Bn South Wales Borderers, killed in action in Belgium.   PE
20th October 1914 2Lt Phillip Lloyd ELLIOTT, 1st Bn Duke of Cornwall's Light Infantry, killed in action in France.   CH
21st October 1914 Pte Frank Edward GREEN, 1st Bn Royal Welsh Fusiliers, killed in action in Belgium.   CH   PE
21st October 1914 Pte Albert George JEENES, 1st Bn Gloucestershire Regiment, killed in action in Belgium.   CH
22nd October 1914 Lt Col Bertram Edmund WARD, 1st Bn Middlesex Regiment, died of wounds in France.   CH
23rd October 1914 Lt Francis Lennox HOLMES, 1st Bn South Staffordshire Regiment, killed in action in Belgium.   CH   AS
23rd October 1914 Pte Frederick Francis THOMPSON, 2nd Bn York & Lancs Regiment, DOW in Belgium.   CK   CKC
24th October 1914 Sgt Charles HURST, 2nd Bn Wiltshire Regiment, killed in action in Belgium.   CH   SH
24th October 1914 Pte Frederick William MAHER, 2nd Bn Worcs Regt, killed in action in Belgium.   CH   HT   SG
25th October 1914 Lt John Greville Hobart BIRD, 2nd Bn Royal West Surrey Regiment, killed in action in France.   SS
25th October 1914 Lt John Booker Brough WARREN, 1st Bn Border Regiment, killed in action in Belgium.   CH
26th October 1914 Sgt Ernest George EDEN, 1st Bn Grenadier Guards, killed in action in Belgium.   CA   CH
26th October 1914 Lt Ralph Hamilton Fane GLADWIN, 2nd Bn Scots Guards, killed in action in Belgium.   SG
26th October 1914 Lt Cyril Gordon HOSKING, Royal Flying Corps, killed in aerial action in France.   CH
26th October 1914 Pte Albert George JOBBINS, 8th Battalion Gloucestershire Regiment, died in UK.   ST
27th October 1914 Pte James SIMPSON, 1st Battalion Grenadier Guards, killed in action in Belgium.   SA
28th October 1914 CSM Sydney Barnard THOMPSON, attached 9th Lancers, killed in action in Belgium.   CH   LK
29th October 1914 LCpl John Gerrard CRABB, 1st Bn Gloucestershire Regiment, killed in action in Belgium.   CH   JN
29th October 1914 Cpl William HART, 1st Bn Gloucestershire Regiment, killed in action in Belgium.   CH
29th October 1914 Pte William Tillin KILBY, 1st Bn Grenadier Guards, killed in action in Belgium.   CH
29th October 1914 Pte Arthur Cecil RUTLAND, 1st Bn Gloucestershire Regiment, killed in action in Belgium.   CH   BE
29th October 1914 Pte Arthur ROGERS, 1st Bn Gloucestershire Regiment, killed in action in Belgium.   CH
29th October 1914 Pte Arthur William STEPHENS, 1st Bn Gloucestershire Regiment, killed in action in Belgium.   CH
29th October 1914 CQMS Ernest John THOMPSON, 1st Bn Grenadier Guards, killed in action in Belgium.   CH   LK   LKC
29th October 1914 Pte George TURNER, 1st Bn Grenadier Guards, killed in action in Belgium.   CH
30th October 1914 Sgt Frederick George DAVIS, 1st Bn Gloucestershire Regiment, killed in action in Belgium.   AS   CH
30th October 1914 Pte William Henry James MAHON, 1st Bn South Wales Borderers, killed in action in Belgium.   CH
31st October 1914 Sgt George Ashley CHAPMAN, 1st Bn Black Watch, killed in action in Belgium.   CK   CKC   HA
31st October 1914 Pte Harry MOSS, 1st Battalion Royal West Surrey Regiment, killed in action in Belgium.   PE
31st October 1914 LCpl James SMITH, 1st Bn Gloucestershire Regiment, killed in action in Belgium.   CH   PE
1st November 1914 Captain Frank BRANDT, Royal Navy, HMS Monmouth, killed in action at sea.   AS  CH  MA
1st November 1914 Pte Arthur Thomas CLAYDON, 2nd Battalion Oxford & Bucks Light Infantry, killed in action in Belgium.   SA
1st November 1914 Pte Francis Joseph CRESSWELL, RMLI, HMS Monmouth,  killed in action at sea.   CH   JN
1st November 1914 AB Horace William GILBERT, Royal Navy, HMS Monmouth, killed in action at sea.   CH
1st November 1914 AB Thomas Henry HOOPER, Royal Navy, HMS Good Hope,  killed in action at sea.   CH
1st November 1914 Pte William Henry Jubilee KITCHEN, 1st Bn Glos Regt,  killed in action in Belgium.   BC
1st November 1914 Pte William Eric McKAY, 14th Bn London Regiment, killed in action in Belgium.   CH
1st November 1914 PO Reginald Arthur PIGOTT, Royal Navy, HMS Monmouth,  killed in action at sea.   CH   PA   SM
1st November 1914 Captain Henry SAVILE, Royal Navy, HMY Portia, died of illness in UK.   CH   AS
1st November 1914 AB Frederick Thomas SURMAN, Royal Navy, HMS Monmouth, killed in action at sea.   PR   PRC
1st November 1914 Stoker Edward TURNER, Royal Navy, HMS Good Hope,  killed in action at sea.   CH   PA
1st November 1914 Stoker Harry TURNER, Royal Navy, HMS Good Hope,  killed in action at sea.   CH   PA
1st November 1914 Pte Frederick WHITTINGHAM, 2nd Bn West Surrey Regiment, died of wounds in Belgium.   CH   AS
2nd November 1914 Lt Geoffrey Dyett ABBOTT, 1st Bn Connaught Rangers, killed in action  in France.   CH
2nd November 1914 Pte William CLEVELEY, 1st Bn Gloucestershire Regiment, killed in action  in Belgium.   CH   PA
2nd November 1914 Lt Edward Arthur LOUSADA, 2nd Bn Royal Sussex Regiment,  killed in action in Belgium.   CH
5th November 1914 Pte Walter JEENES, 1st Bn Gloucestershire Regiment, killed in action  in Belgium.   CH   HT
5th November 1914 Pte William PAGE, 1st Bn South Wales Borderers, died of wounds in Belgium.   CH
6th November 1914 Sgt John Henry DIGBY, 2nd Battalion Grenadier Guards, killed in action in Belgium.   HTS
7th November 1914 Pte Arthur M COOPER, 1st Bn Gloucestershire Regiment, killed in action  in Belgium.   CH   MK   PO
7th November 1914 Pte William Henry DRAKE, 1st Bn Gloucestershire Regiment,  killed in action in Belgium.   CH   CK
7th November 1914 Pte Henry Thomas HOBBS, 1st Bn Gloucestershire Regiment, killed in action  in Belgium.   CH   PA
7th November 1914 Pte George RANSOM, 2nd Bn West Surrey Regiment, killed in action in Belgium.   CH   PA
7th November 1914 Pte Henry WILLIAMS, 1st Bn Gloucestershire Regiment,  killed in action in Belgium.   CH   AS
7th November 1914 Pte Walter Wilfred WINSTONE, 1st Bn Gloucestershire Regiment, killed in action  in Belgium.   PR
7th November 1914 Capt Kenneth FORBES-ROBERTSON, 2nd Bn Seaforth Highlanders, KIA in Belgium.   CH   HA
12th November 1914 Pte Ernest Edwin TANNER, 1st Bn Coldstream Guards, died of wounds in France.   PR
13th November 1914 Captain Hugh Vincent Corbett TURNBULL, 2nd Bn Kings Own Scottish Borderers, KIA in Belgium.   CH
15th November 1914 2Lt Harold Rolleston STABLES, 5th Bn Royal Fusiliers, killed in action in Belgium.   LU   COL
16th November 1914 Spr Charles Thomas HALL, Royal Engineers,  killed in action in Belgium.   CH
17th November 1914 Sgt William Henry HALL, 3rd Dragoon Guards,  killed in action in Belgium.   CH   MK   PE
18th November 1914 District Officer Henry Quinn GLENNY, Nigeria Civil Service, died of wounds in Nigeria.   CH   JN
24th November 1914 Pte Christopher Bernard CAMDEN, 1st Bn Gloucestershire Regiment, killed in action in France.   CH  PE
24th November 1914 Maj Reginald William Sidney ELLIOTT, 7th Bn Gurkha Rifles, killed in action in France.   CH
28th November 1914 Able Seaman Thomas SLEE, Royal Navy, HMS Fury, died at sea.   CK   CKC
29th November 1914 Maj William Richard Norton ANNESLEY, DSO, Royal West Kent Regiment, died of illness in UK.   CH
2nd December 1914 Pte Harry PATRICK, 1st Bn Gloucestershire Regiment, died of wounds in UK.   CH   PE
14th December 1914 Major Claude Victor Noble PERCIVAL, 2nd Bn Rifle Brigade, killed in action  in France.   CH
17th December 1914 Lt Charles Rollo COOCH, 2nd Bn Border Regiment,  killed in action in France.   CH
18th December 1914 LCpl William Henry WEAVIN, 1st Bn Grenadier Guards, died of wounds in France.   CH
21st December 1914 Capt Barrington Hope BAIRD, 1st Bn Highland Light Infantry,  killed in action in France.   CH
21st December 1914 Capt Oswald PEMBERTON, 1st Bn Royal Munster Fusiliers, killed in action in France.   CH
21st December 1914 2Lt Edward Charles WALTERS, 1st Bn Gloucestershire Regiment,  killed in action in France.   CH   COL
23rd December 1914 2Lt Douglas Holme WIGGIN, 1st Bn Gloucestershire Regiment, died of wounds in France.   CK   HA
25th December 1914 Pte William Henry IRELAND, 1st Bn Gloucestershire Regiment, killed in action in France.   CH   AS
28th December 1914 Pte William Thomas BATES, 1st Bn Gloucestershire Regiment, died of wounds in France.   CH  CK

 

101 Cheltonians gave their lives in 1914

29 were during the First Battle of Ypres 29th October - 12th November.

8 were killed in the naval Battle of Coronel, off Chile, on 1st November.

 
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