Garboldisham War Memorial
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Private JAMES ANNESS 20789, 1st Bn., Essex Regiment who died age 28 on 3 November 1915. Son of Walter and Elizabeth Anness, of 95, Church St., Garboldisham. HELLES MEMORIAL<

Sergeant ARTHUR CLARE ATKINS RMA/8852 Royal Marine Artillery HMS Indefatigable who died on 31 May 1916. PORTSMOUTH NAVAL MEMORIAL

Private ARTHUR BROCK 16769, "D" Coy. 8th Bn., Norfolk Regiment who died age 20 on 27 September 1916. Son of Walter and Anna Brock, of The Common, Garboldisham. THIEPVAL MEMORIAL

Private THOMAS CHARLISH CHAPLIN 24145, 8th Bn., Norfolk Regiment who died age 26 on 5 October 1916 Son of Rosa L. Chaplin, of Garboldisham, and the late Thomas F. Chaplin. THIEPVAL MEMORIAL

Private WALTER CHAPMAN G/22423, 7th Bn., The Buffs (East Kent Regiment) who died age 40 on 3 November 1918. Son of John and Mary Chapman; husband of Alice May Chapman, of Garboldisham. Native of Ingham, Suffolk. ETAPLES MILITARY CEMETERY

Private FREDERICK CLAXTON 24201, 1st Bn., Norfolk Regiment who died on 4 September 1916 Age 23 Son of Fred William Claxton, of 3, Croxton Rd., Thetford. THIEPVAL MEMORIAL

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Captain WILFRED GEORGE FLACK M C and Bar 1st Bn., Royal Fusiliers who died age 28 on 7 September 1917. Son of George and Sarah Flack, of Garboldisham; husband of A. E. Flack, of 114, Diana Rd., Walthamstow, London. Wounded four times. ETAPLES MILITARY CEMETERY

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Lieutenant ARTHUR LEWIS KENNAWAY 1st, Dorset Yeomanry (Queen's Own) who died age 34 on 21 August 1915. Son of The Rev. C. L. Kennaway, of Stephens Plot, Spettisbury, Blandford. Educated at Eton and Oriel College, Oxford. Land Agent. Took Commission in Dorset Yeomanry in 1911. In White's 1883 Rev. Chas. Lewis Kennaway was appointed to the incumbency of St John the Baptist, Garboldisham in 1876 and resided at The Rectory. GREEN HILL CEMETERY, Gallipoli.

Private SAMUEL LAURENCE LANGLEY 12799, 2nd Bn., Suffolk Regiment who died age 20 on 22 January 1916. Son of Samuel Robert and Isabella Langley, of Garboldisham. YPRES (MENIN GATE) MEMORIAL

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Atkins must have been added when memorial was refurbished in 2014.
Better late than never.

Corporal F CHARLES LINCE 17190, "G" Depot Coy., Royal Engineers who died age 33 on 20 February 1919. Son of Mrs. C. Lince; husband of Emily Lince, of Church Row, Shottery, Stratford-on-Avon. Born at Norwich. GARBOLDISHAM (ST. JOHN THE BAPTIST) CHURCHYARD

Major GEORGE FREDERICK MOLYNEUX-MONTGOMERIE 3rd Bn., Grenadier Guards who died age 46 on 22 October 1915. Son of Cecil Molyneux-Montgomerie, of Garboldisham; husband of Sybil Molyneux-Montgomerie, of Garboldisham Old Hall. VERMELLES BRITISH CEMETERY

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Second Lieutenant THOMAS REGESTER POLLARD 5th Bn. attd. 2nd Bn., Lincolnshire Regiment who died age 27 on 2 July 1918. Husband of F. A. Pollard, of 8, Marine Parade (South), Great Yarmouth. ETAPLES MILITARY CEMETERY

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Private ALBERT REEVE 16577, 7th Bn., Norfolk Regiment who died on 30 November 1917. Born Garboldisham. CAMBRAI MEMORIAL, LOUVERVAL

Private HERBERT GEORGE REEVE 13707, 8th Bn., Norfolk Regiment who died age 19 on 1 July 1916. Son of Louisa Reeve, of 71, Church St., Garboldisham, and the late John Reeve. THIEPVAL MEMORIAL

Private JAMES REEVE 13624, 8th Bn., Norfolk Regiment who died age 20 on 1 July 1916. Son of Noah and Betsy Reeve.. Born Garboldisham. THIEPVAL MEMORIAL

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Private SIDNEY WALTER SHEARING 32043, "C" Coy. 1st Bn., Norfolk Regiment who died age 20 on 9 October 1917. Son of Mr. G. S. Shearing, of 7, Council Cottage, Garboldisham, and the late Eliza Shearing. One of three brothers who served. TYNE COT MEMORIAL

Gunner ROBERT DICK SMITH 68626, 105th Siege Bty., Royal Garrison Artillery who died age 32 on 21 June 1918. Son of George and Ruth Smith, of 64, Cottage, Garboldisham. STAGLIENO CEMETERY, GENOA

World War Two

Lance Corporal WALTER CHARLES HURRELL 5773263, 2nd Bn., Royal Norfolk Regiment who died on 8 May 1944 Age 25. Son of George Samuel and Florence Eliza Hurrell, of Snetterton, Norfolk. KOHIMA WAR CEMETERY