NORTH LOPHAM ROLL OF HONOUR

Memorial photos taken from Village Website

Great War



Private THOMAS J BAKER 15570, 9th Bn., Norfolk Regiment who died age 22 on 5 May 1916. Son of Benjamin Baker, of North Lopham. LIJSSENTHOEK MILITARY CEMETERY

FREDERICK BROWN

Private BERTRAM COCKSEDGE 18400, 9th Bn., Norfolk Regiment who died on 18 September 1918. Born Rougham. VIS-EN-ARTOIS MEMORIAL

Private WILLIAM ROBERT COLLINGS 6943, "D" Coy. 1st Bn., Norfolk Regiment who died age 30 on 14 September 1914. Son of William Robert Collings, of Stone Cottage, Wramplingham, Wymondham. LA FERTE-SOUS-JOUARRE MEMORIAL

WILLIAM CROWE

Private ALBERT ERNEST EMMS 493882, 1st/13th Kensington Bn., London Regiment who died age 28 on 7 October 1916. Son of Walter and Elizabeth Emms, of North Lopham. THIEPVAL MEMORIAL

Private FRANK EMMS 24202, 12th Bn., Norfolk Regiment who died age 22 on 16 August 1918. Son of Thomas and Rebecca Emms, of North Lopham. LE GRAND HASARD MILITARY CEMETERY, MORBECQUE

Private HERBERT SIDNEY EMMS 20661, 1st Bn., Essex Regiment who died at sea age 23 on 13 August 1915 when the troopship Royal Edward was sunk. Son of Walter and Elizabeth Emms, of North Lopham. HELLES MEMORIAL

Private JAMES EMMS 15573, 9th Bn., Norfolk Regiment who died age 22 on 30 September 1916. Son of Thomas and Rebecca Emms. Born North Lopham. ST. SEVER CEMETERY, ROUEN

Private WILFRED EMMS 19760, 7th Bn., Norfolk Regiment who died age 18 on 3 July 1916. Son of Walter and Elizabeth Emms, of Jubilee Lane, North Lopham. HEILLY STATION CEMETERY, MERICOURT-L'ABBE

North Lopham American Memorial


Private ALAN GEORGE GARNHAM 307740, 2nd/8th Bn., Lancashire Fusiliers who died on 11 October 1918. Resident Thetford. LANDRECIES COMMUNAL CEMETERY
NOTE Closest match.

Private ARTHUR HOGG 23572, 6th Bn., Dorsetshire Regiment who died on 8 June 1918. Born and Resident North Lopham. POZIERES MEMORIAL

Private ALBERT HOLDEN G/18945, 1st Bn., The Queen's (Royal West Surrey Regiment) who died age 22 on 11 September 1916. Son of Mrs. Emma Holden, of The Street, North Lopham. THIEPVAL MEMORIAL

Private HORACE FREDERICK HUTSON 18814, 6th Bn., Northamptonshire Regiment who died age 27 on 3 May 1917. Son of Herbert Frederick Hutson, of Cavick Rd., Wymondham. Born North Lopham. ARRAS MEMORIAL

Lance Serjeant WILLIAM SMITH 200548, 1st/4th Bn., Norfolk Regiment who died on 27 March 1917. Enlisted Diss. GAZA WAR CEMETERY
NOTE Closest match.

World War Two

BERTIE EMMS Royal Norfolk Regiment. Believed to have died shortly after the war from injuries sustained in the Far East. (1)

Trooper BERTIE HENRY PAYNE 319003, 16th/5th Lancers, Royal Armoured Corps who died age 25 on 9 April 1943. Son of Mr. and Mrs. Bertie Furgus Payne; husband of Lily May Payne, of Martlesham, Suffolk. MEDJEZ-EL-BAB MEMORIAL

Private GEORGE ARTHUR PRATT 5774848, 4th Bn., Royal Norfolk Regiment who died age 26 on 30 August 1943. Son of George and Helen Mabel Pratt; husband of Betty May Pratt, of Burgh Castle, Suffolk. THANBYUZAYAT WAR CEMETERY

Private LIONEL FREDERICK SYZLING 5773088, 7th Bn., Royal Norfolk Regiment who died age 23 on 8 July 1944. Son of Fredrick James Syzling and Ethel Maud Syzling; husband of Ethel Daisy Syzling, of Market Rasen, Lincolnshire. CAMBES-EN-PLAINE WAR CEMETERY

Guardsman CHARLES WILLIAM WORBY 2738160, 2nd Bn., Welsh Guards who died age 23 on 2 August 1944. Son of Reginald Claud and Winifred Mabel Worby, of North Lopham. ST. CHARLES DE PERCY WAR CEMETERY

In North Lopham Cemetery


Sergeant GUY MICHAEL MORDAUNT 535363, Royal Air Force Volunteer Reserve who died on 23 January 1945. Son of Christopher John and Mary Patricia Mordaunt, of North Lopham.

References
1. Crook, Albert (1999) The Lophams Wartime Memories
2. Roll of Honour Website



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