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New CWGC Commemorations 22.07.14


Terry Denham
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CWGC added the following casualties to its database today.

DAVIES, Benjamin Oscar

Private 1644

6 Bn, Welsh Regiment

Died 02.06.16 Age 19

Commemorated: United Kingdom Book of Remembrance

EVANS, Reuben

Private SE/19833

Royal Army veterinary Corps

Died 02.12.18 Age 20

Commemorated: United Kingdom Book of Remembrance

GODFREY, Frederick William

Private 27834

2 Bn, Hampshire Regiment

Died 24.11.18 Age 34

Commemorated: United Kingdom Book of Remembrance

McDOWELL, Arthur

Private 24602

1 Garrison Bn, Bedfordshire Regiment

Died 21.07.19 Age 38

Commemorated: United Kingdom Book of Remembrance

STEVENS, Revd. Silas William TD

Chaplain 1st Class

Army Chaplains’ Department attd. Royal Garrison Artillery

Died 23.10.15 Age 61

Commemorated: United Kingdom Book of Remembrance

WARREN, Francis Michael

Private 3106

6 Bn, Connaught Rangers

Died 03.09.16 Age 30

Commemorated: France (1914-1918) Memorial, France

NOT FORGOTTEN

The above were In From the Cold Project cases.

- Pte Davies died post-discharge of tuberculosis (Volunteer: Steve John)

- Pte Evans died post-discharge of malaria (Volunteer: Steve Fifer)

- Pte Godfrey died post-discharge of heart disease (Volunteer: June Underwood)

- Pte McDowell died of an aneurysm (Volunteer: Gerry Pigott)

- Chaplain Stevens died of heart disease (Volunteer: Chris Harley)

- Pte Warren died in action (Volunteer: Gerry Pigott)

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May They Rest In Peace

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STEVENS, The Rev. SILAS WILLIAM

Rank:Chaplain 1st ClassDate of Death:23/10/1915Age:61Regiment/Service:Army Chaplains' Department attd. Royal Garrison ArtilleryAwards:T DGrave Reference:Sec.70. Grave 249Cemetery:SOUTHAMPTON OLD CEMETERY

N.B.

Recent research has shown that Chaplain 1st Class Stevens is buried here.

Commemoration Moved From UK BOR.

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EVANS, REUBEN

Rank:PrivateService No:SE/19833Date of Death:02/12/1918Age:20Regiment/Service:Royal Army Veterinary CorpsGrave Reference:Sec.A. Grave 103Cemetery:COGGESHALL BURIAL GROUNDAdditional Information:Son of Reuben Smith Evans of Coggeshall, Essex.

N.B.

Recent research has shown that Private Evans is buried here.

Commemoration Moved From UK BOR.

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DAVIES, BENJAMIN OSCAR

Rank:PrivateService No:1644Date of Death:02/06/1916Age:19Regiment/Service:Welsh Regiment 6th Bn. Grave Reference:Special MemorialCemetery:HAVERFORDWEST (ST. THOMAS A BECKET) CHURCHYARDAdditional Information:Son of Maria Davies of Camrose, Pembrokeshire.

N.B.

Recent research has shown that Private Davies is buried here. The Commission is in the process of producing a special memorial headstone to commemorate him as it is not possible to mark his actual grave.

Commemoration Moved From UK BOR.

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GODFREY, FREDERICK WILLIAM

Rank: Private Service No: 27834 Date of Death: 24/11/1918 Age: 39 Regiment/Service: Hampshire Regiment 2nd Bn. Grave Reference: Special Memorial Cemetery: WOOBURN (ST. PAUL'S) CEMETERY Additional Information: Husband of Florence Henrietta Godfrey of Wooburn Green, Bucks.
N.B.

Recent research has shown that Private Godfrey is buried in this cemetery. The Commission is in the process of producing a special memorial headstone to commemorate him as it is not possible to mark his actual grave.

Commemoration Moved From UK BOR.

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McDOWELL, ARTHUR

Rank:PrivateService No:24602Date of Death:21/07/1919Age:38Regiment/Service:Bedfordshire Regiment 1st Garrison Bn. Grave Reference:Plot D. Row 20. Grave 506.Cemetery:RANIKHET NEW CEMETERY

Commemoration Moved From UK BOR.

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