GRESSENHALL ROLL OF HONOUR
GRESSENHALL ROLL OF HONOUR

Extract from Norfolk Roll of Honour

1914 - 1918

Private ERNEST ALBERT ABEL 240984, 1st/5th Bn., Norfolk Regiment who died on 28 May 1917. Husband of Mrs. G. S. Abel, of Gressenhall. HAIFA WAR CEMETERY

Private WILLIAM ATMORE 240959, 1st/5th Bn., Norfolk Regiment who died on 19 April 1917. JERUSALEM MEMORIAL
NOTE Closest match

Lance Corporal ERNEST FRED BURTON 8981, 8th Bn., Norfolk Regiment who died age 21 on 30 October 1917. Son of George and Eliza Burton, of Bushy Common, Gressenhall. BOULOGNE EASTERN CEMETERY

Private ARTHUR JAMES WILLIAM CROWN 240965, lst/5th Bn., Norfolk Regiment who died age 28 on 18 November 1918. Son of Arthur and Joanna Crown, of Bushy Common, Gressenhall. BEIRUT WAR CEMETERY

Private ALBERT EDWARD CURTIS 27450, 7th Bn., Norfolk Regiment who died on 20 July 1917. Born Newcastle, enlisted Kings Lynn. MONCHY BRITISH CEMETERY, MONCHY-LE-PREUX
NOTE Closest match

Private ERNEST JAMES FREEZER 240146, "A" Coy. 1st/5th Bn., Norfolk Regiment who died age 27 on 19 April 1917. Son of Louisa Green (formerly Freezer), of Gressenhall, JERUSALEM MEMORIAL

Serjeant ERNEST WILLIAM FREEZER 331016, 11th Bn., Lancashire Fusiliers formerly (1865) , Norfolk Regiment who died age 26 on 10 April 1918. Son of Robert and Sarah Ann Freezer, of Bittering St., Gressenhall. CROIX-DU-BAC BRITISH CEMETERY, STEENWERCK

Private WILLIAM HEWITT M M 5226, 2nd Bn., Leinster Regiment who died age 39 on 4 September 1918. Husband of Ellen Elizabeth Hewitt, of Dereham Rd., Gressenhall. MESSINES RIDGE BRITISH CEMETERY

Private JAMES E REYNOLDS 240694, 1st/5th Bn., Norfolk Regiment who died on 19 April 1917. Enlisted East Dereham. GAZA WAR CEMETERY
NOTE Closest match

Captain ARTHUR EDWARD MARTYR WARD 1st/5th Battalion, Norfolk Regiment who died age 37 on 12 August 1915. Son of the Rev. John Martyr Ward, of Gressenhall Rectory, Norfolk; husband of Audrey Ward, of High Elms, Compton, Berkshire. Ward was a regular officer of the 1st Battalion, Norfolks attached to the 1st/5th (Territorials) as their Adjutant. He was one of the "Lost Battalion". HELLES MEMORIAL


Also in Churchyard

Gunner HERBERT CECIL SMITH 1570518, 34 Bty., 110 H.A.A. Regt., Royal Artillery who died age 28 on 22 November 1940. Son of Anna R. Day, of Longham. GRESSENHALL (ST. MARY) CHURCHYARD


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