LYNG ROLL OF HONOUR
Lyng War Memorials

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1914 - 18

Private ARTHUR BROWN 21086, 6th Bn., Border Regiment who died on 20 July 1917. Resident Lyng. GWALIA CEMETERY

Private FREDERICK CLARKE 7255, 1st Bn., Norfolk Regiment who died on 24 August 1914. Born Lyng. ELOUGES COMMUNAL CEMETERY

Private I W COMER 316911, Lincolnshire Regiment transf. to (239212) , Labour Corps who died on 15 February 1920.LYNG (ST. MARGARET) NEW CHURCHYARD

Private ALBERT EARL 23031, 1st Bn., South Staffordshire Regiment who died age 34 on 28 March 1917. Son of Robert and Ellen Earl. Resident Lyng. ARRAS MEMORIAL

F EARL France 1918

Private BERTIE RICHARD FISHER 48805, 1st Bn., Royal Fusiliers who died age 29 on 10 December 1919. LYNG (ST. MARGARET) NEW CHURCHYARD

Private PERCY FROST 23968, 1st Bn., Norfolk Regiment who died age 28 on 9 October 1917. Son of Alfred and Mary Ann Frost, of Lyng. TYNE COT MEMORIAL

Pioneer JESSE WALTER HAYWARD 85071, 78th Field Coy., Royal Engineers who died age 26 on 21 February 1917. Son of Robert Hayward, of Lyng; husband of Violet Mabel Hayward, of Lawns Lane, Carr Gate, Wakefield, Yorks. NORWICH CEMETERY

Private ROBERT CHILVERS HOLDEN 22704, 7th Bn., Norfolk Regiment who died age 20 on 13 August 1916. Son of Frederick and Emily Holden, of Dunstan Common, Norwich. Born Martham. LONDON CEMETERY AND EXTENSION, LONGUEVAL
NOTE Closest match.

F JOHNSON Beccles 1918

Private CHARLES FREDERICK LONG 29332, 2nd Bn., Bedfordshire Regiment who died on 2 August 1917. Born and resident Lyng. YPRES (MENIN GATE) MEMORIAL

Stoker 2nd Class ERNEST ARNOLD MILES SS/117482, H.M.S. "Victory", Royal Navy who died age 18 on 18 August 1916. Son of Alfred and Elizabeth Miles, of Lyng, Norwich. LYNG (ST. MARGARET) NEW CHURCHYARD

Private GEORGE THOMAS MURRAY 23908, 10th Bn., Norfolk Regiment who died age 25 on 9 March 1916. Son of Alfred and Elizabeth Murray, of Lyng. Born Elsing. LYNG (ST. MARGARET) NEW CHURCHYARD

??????Private GEORGE EDWARD SKIPPER 21363, 8th Bn., Border Regiment who died age 33 on 08 July 1916. Brother of Mrs. G. Bloom, of 3, Geoffe Yard, Buxton, Norfolk. Native of Honingham, Norwich. ETAPLES MILITARY CEMETERY

Private HERBERT SKIPPER 18718, 2nd B, Norfolk Regiment who died on 28 April 1916. Born Lyng. BASRA WAR CEMETERY

Private OLIVER SPEAKMAN 22683, 7th Bn., Norfolk Regiment who died on 12 August 1916. Born Lyng. THIEPVAL MEMORIAL

1939 - 45

Sergeant (Wireless Op./Air Gunner) ALAN BELL 1330621 21 Squadron RAFVR who died age 21 on 3 September 1943. Son of Florence M. Bell, and stepson of Herbert G. Chamberlain, of Lyng, Norfolk. DUNKIRK TOWN CEMETERY
International Bomber Command Centre - Losses Database

ANTHONY DURRANT

Captain HERBERT FENWICK MM 150583 Lincolnshire Regiment who died age 29 on 22 May 1942. Husband of Mary Fenwick, of Gainsborough, Lincolnshire. SHERINGHAM CEMETERY

Private PERCY JAMES FROST 5775107 5th Bn Royal Norfolk Regiment who died age 21 on 24 January 1942. Son of William Skipper Frost and Sarah E. Frost, of Lyng, Norfolk. KRANJI WAR CEMETERY

Warrant Officer II (RQMS) STANLEY GOLDSMITH 5764175 2nd Bn Royal Norfolk Regiment who died age 40 on 8 July 1942. Son of Henry and Charlotte Ellen Goldsmith; husband of Catherine May Goldsmith, of Lyng, Norfolk. KIRKEE WAR CEMETERY

HERBERT KING

CHARLES LAND

REGINALD REEVE

Private CECIL WILFRED SOANES 5775110 7th Bn Royal Norfolk Regiment who died age 19 on 12 June 1940. Son of Percy Wilfred and Laura Anna Soanes, of Lyng, Norfolk. STE. MARIE CEMETERY, LE HAVRE

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