SCARNING ROLL OF HONOUR
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SCARNING ROLL OF HONOUR

1914 - 1918

Private HENRY ARTHUR BOWDEN 8982, 1st Bn., Norfolk Regiment who died age 19 on 23 June 1915. Son of Henry Arthur and Ada Bowden, of Fen Rd., Scarning. SCARNING (SS. PETER AND PAUL) CHURCHYARD


Private PERCY JOHN BROWN 203391, 1st Bn., Norfolk Regiment who died on 22 August 1918. Enlisted East Dereham. ADANAC MILITARY CEMETERY, MIRAUMONT

Private CORNELIUS WILLIAM COE 2937, Norfolk Yeomanry attd. 7th Bn., Northamptonshire Regiment who died on 1 September 1916. Born and resident Dereham. THIEPVAL MEMORIAL

Private THOMAS ARTHUR COE 2936, Norfolk Yeomanry attd. 7th Bn., Northamptonshire Regiment who died on 1 September 1916. Born Scarning Fenn. THIEPVAL MEMORIAL

Private ERNEST WILLIAM COLBY 43161, 7th Bn., Norfolk Regiment who died on 18 September 1918. SAULCOURT CHURCHYARD EXTENSION GUYENCOURT-SAULCOURT

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Private HARRY ISRAEL HUNT 25721, 1st Bn., East Surrey Regiment who died on 4 May 1917. Born Kimberley, resident East Dereham. ARRAS MEMORIAL

Lance Corporal DAVID G JOHNSON 12561, 1st Bn., Royal Fusiliers who died age 27 on 12 May 1916. Son of Samuel Johnson, of Toftwood, East Dereham, husband of Florence May Vargeson (formerly Johnson), of Hill Drove, Saham Hills, Walton [sic], Thetford. WORTHING (ST. MARGARET) CHURCHYARD
NOTE Probably the same man who is commemorated on East Dereham Cenotaph.

Private GEORGE PAYNE 9716, 1st Bn., Norfolk Regiment who died age 19 on 23 April 1917. Son of Peter and Frances Harriett Payne, of Podmore, Scarning. ARRAS MEMORIAL

Serjeant GEORGE THOMAS SMITH 2459, 1st/5th Bn., Norfolk Regiment who died age 29 on 12 August 1915. Husband of Cathrine Emily Smith, of 5, Windsor Rd., King's Lynn. HELLES MEMORIAL

Private GEORGE EDWARD STEVENSON 202003, 1st Bn., Northumberland Fusiliers who died age 26 on 29 March 1918. Son of George and Eliza Stevenson, of Scarning. ARRAS MEMORIAL

Private EDWARD FRANK UPTON 240618, 1st/5th, Norfolk Regiment who died age 18 on 2 November 1917. Son of Frank Upton, of Podmore, Scarning. JERUSALEM MEMORIAL

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Corporal HARRY SUTTON BLUNT 5774829, 5th Bn., Royal Norfolk Regiment who died age 36 on 24 January 1942. Son of Harry and Elizabeth Ann Blunt; husband of Trixie May Blunt, of Scarning. KRANJI WAR CEMETERY

Lieutenant RICHARD GEORGE VYVYAN HICKS 308860, Royal Electrical and Mechanical Engineers who died age 22 on 3 July 1945. Son of Vyvyan George Hooper Hicks and Winifred Heyhoe Hicks, of Scarning, Norfolk. B.A. (Cantab.). KIRKEE WAR CEMETERY

Also in St Peter St Paul Churchyard

Gunner WALTER HALLIDAY 206204, Royal Horse Artillery who died age 29 on 10 June 1918. Husband of C. Barker (formerly Halliday), of High St., Billinghay, Lincoln. Resident Dereham. Commemorated on Dereham Cenotaph.

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