Scoulton War Memorial
Image © Simon Knott

1914 - 1918

Private FREDERICK JOHN BEETS 17613, 7th Bn., Norfolk Regiment who died age 21 on 1 January 1916. Son of George Phyllis Beets, of "Carbrooke," Caston Rd., Watton. LOOS MEMORIAL

Private SYDNEY GEORGE BRUMMELL 43107, "A" Coy. 1st Bn., Norfolk Regiment who died age 29 on 5 September 1916. Son of John and Emma Eaglen, of New Cottages, Scoulton. DIVE COPSE BRITISH CEMETERY, SAILLY-LE-SEC
NOTE It is assumed that this is the SIDNEY EAGLEN whose name is on the memorial.

Private GEORGE WILLIAM CHAPMAN 7655, 2nd Bn., Norfolk Regiment who died on 14 April 1915. Born Shipdham. BASRA WAR CEMETERY

Private GEORGE HENRY GOULD 43210, 1st Bn., Norfolk Regiment who died on 4 September 1916. THIEPVAL MEMORIAL

Private SAMUEL MUTTON 7607, 2nd Bn., Norfolk Regiment who died on 2 September 1916. Born Merton. BAGHDAD (NORTH GATE) WAR CEMETERY

Sergeant JOHN RIX 424355, 28th Bn., Canadian Infantry (Saskatchewan Regiment) who died age 22 on 22 August 1917. Son of Frederick and Happy Rix, of Drury Lane, Carbrook. Attestation paper. VIMY MEMORIAL

Serjeant WILLIAM JOHN STALLWORTHY 5941, 2nd/6th Bn., Gloucestershire Regiment who died on 20 July 1916. Son of Mr. W. Stallworthy, of The School, Scoulton. LAVENTIE MILITARY CEMETERY, LA GORGUE

Private HAROLD SUSSUMS 242319, 1st/5th Bn., Norfolk Regiment who died age 24 on 19 April 1917. Son of William and Elizabeth Sussums, of Scoulton. JERUSALEM MEMORIAL

Private WILLIAM ROBERT SYER 66839, 46th Coy., Machine Gun Corps (Infantry) who died age 20 on 21 March 1918. Son of the late Mrs. Mary Ann Syer, of Scoulton. LOOS MEMORIAL

Not on War Memorial but included in Norfolk Roll of Honour Extract from Norfolk Roll of Honour

Private THOMAS CHARLES CHAPMAN 24145 8th Battalion Norfolk Regiment, killed in action on the Western Front 5 October 1916. Born Rockland St Peter's. Not found on CWGC.

Private ALBERT PEASE G/32766, 17th Bn., The Queen's (Royal West Surrey Regiment) who died age 25 on 5 December 1916. Son of Mr. and Mrs. F. Pease, of East Dereham; husband of Frances Mildred Pease, of 2, Globe Row, Globe St., Norwich. NORWICH CEMETERY

1939 - 1945

Private LESLIE JAMES COLLINGS 5776359, 5th Bn., Royal Norfolk Regiment who died age 21 on 14 August 1940. Son of Arthur George and Agnes May Anderson, of Scoulton. SCOULTON (HOLY TRINITY) CHURCHYARD

Private GEORGE WATSON 5824591, 1st Bn., Suffolk Regiment who died age 34 on 19 September 1944. Husband of Edith Joan Watson, of Scoulton, LEOPOLDSBURG WAR CEMETERY, Belgium.

Private BERTIE GEORGE BREAM 5774048, 4th Bn., Royal Norfolk Regiment who died age 21 on 11 February 1942. KRANJI WAR CEMETERY, Singapore.
NOTE No local connection established, but the only Bertie Bream on CWGC.

Private SIDNEY JAMES HIPPERSON 5774453, 6th Bn., Royal Norfolk Regiment who died age 40 on 27 July 1943. THANBYUZAYAT WAR CEMETERY. Burma.
NOTE As above.

Also in Holy Trinity churchyard

Private HARRY BEDFORD SCOWEN 5836811, Corps of Military Police who died on 29 September 1942.