THETFORD, ST MARY ROLL OF HONOUR
Extract from Norfolk Roll of Honour

Private EDWARD JAMES BACKLOG 11945, 1st Bn., Lincolnshire Regiment who died age 37 on 16 June 1915. Son of John Edward and Sarah Ann Backlog, of 30, Bury Rd., Thetford. YPRES (MENIN GATE) MEMORIAL

Private ERNEST JOHN BACKLOG 17233, "P" Coy. 3rd Bn., Norfolk Regiment who died age 36 on 22 March 1915. Son of Mrs. T. A. Backlog, husband of E. M. Backlog, of 32, Bury Rd., Thetford. THETFORD CEMETERY

ARTHUR W BEALES

Private CHRISTOPHER BENNETT 44162, 2nd Bn., Suffolk Regiment who died age 36 on 28 March 1918. Son of the late Mrs. Jane Bennett. Born Thetford. ARRAS MEMORIAL
NOTE Closest match, first name different.

Private ROLAND BOAST 136235, 31st Coy., Machine Gun Corps (Infantry) who died on 28 June 1918. Resident Thetford. PLOEGSTEERT MEMORIAL

Private E J CUTTING 200043, 1st/4th Bn., Norfolk Regiment who died on 2 November 1917. Born Lodden, enlisted Thetford. GAZA WAR CEMETERY
NOTE Closest match.

Rifleman HENRY EDWARD DEBENHAM 388018, 8th Bn., London Regiment (Post Office Rifles) formerly 8th Bn. , Norfolk Regiment who died age 40 on 29 October 1918. Husband of Harriet Anne Debenham, of 13, Newtown, London Rd., Thetford. TOURNAI COMMUNAL CEMETERY ALLIED EXTENSION

Private LOUIS ALFRED DICKERSON CH/201(S), Chatham Bn. R.N. Div, Royal Marine Light Infantry who died age 23 on 7 May 1915. Son of Harriet Dickerson, of 111, Bury Rd. Thetford. HELLES MEMORIAL

Gunner H FLINT 174374, 12th Heavy Bty., Royal Garrison Artillery who died on 26 July 1917. Enlisted Thetford. BELGIAN BATTERY CORNER CEMETERY
NOTE Closest match.

Private CLEMENT JOHN HAILSTONE 19376, 5th Bn., Norfolk Regiment who died age 17 on 1 July 1916. Son of Morris Charles and Rebecca Wheatley Hailstone, of 11, St. Mary's Rd., Thetford. THIEPVAL MEMORIAL

Gunner L HAMBLING 86291, 354th Siege Bty., Royal Garrison Artillery who died on 18 September 1918. Resident Thetford. SAVY BRITISH CEMETERY

Private ARTHUR CLAUDE HAMMOND 17984, 7th Bn., Norfolk Regiment who died age 21 on 12 January 1916. Son of Thomas and Esther Elizabeth Hammond, of 37, Bury Rd., Thetford. GUARDS CEMETERY, WINDY CORNER, CUINCHY

Sapper CHARLES HUBBARD 471623, 34th Signal Coy., Royal Engineers who died age 41 on 5 May 1917. Son of Mr. and Mrs. F. Hubbard, of Great Fakenham, Thetford; husband of Mary Hubbard, of 71, Bury Rd., Thetford. DUISANS BRITISH CEMETERY, ETRUN

Private WILLIAM RICHER KENDALL 235487, 25th (Tyneside Irish) Bn., Northumberland Fusiliers who died age 19 on 23 March 1918. Son of Mrs. H. S. Bailey, of 11, Bury Rd., Thetford. ARRAS MEMORIAL

Private ARTHUR LOCKWOOD 34981, 8th Bn., East Surrey Regiment who died on 23 March 1918. Born Thetford. POZIERES MEMORIAL

Private HERBERT HENRY MANN 47610, 9th (Northumberland Hussars) Bn., Northumberland Fusiliers who died age 22 on 24 October 1918. Son of Joseph Henry and Ellen Matilda Mann, of II, Tovells Rd., Ipswich. Native of Cherry Hinton, Cambridge. BERMERAIN COMMUNAL CEMETERY
NOTE Closest match, only H H on CWGC site.

Private W R NICHOLLS G/51113, 16th Bn., Middlesex Regiment who died on 28 July 1917. Resident Thetford. MENDINGHEM MILITARY CEMETERY

Private C NUNN 27213, 7th Bn., Royal Fusiliers who died on 6 December 1916. Born Thetford. ETAPLES MILITARY CEMETERY

Private EDWARD JAMES NUNN G/69775, The Queen's (Royal West Surrey Regiment) posted to 1st/22nd Bn., London Regiment who died age 34 on 5 April 1918. Son of George and Emma Nunn, of 18, Nether Row, Thetford; husband of Bridget Nunn, of 34, Kingsley House, Beaufort St., Chelsea, London. ARRAS MEMORIAL

Private WILLIAM ROBERT PLATFOOT 9006, 1st/4th Bn., Northumberland Fusiliers who died age 21 on 15 September 1916. Son of Robert George and Sarah Platfoot, of 21, St. Mary''s Row, Thetford. THIEPVAL MEMORIAL

Private E J QUADLING 156411, Machine Gun Corps (Infantry) who died on 1 October 1918. Born Tottington. HERMIES HILL BRITISH CEMETERY

Staff Serjeant JAMES BARTOLLE SCARROW S4/090107, Army Service Corps attd. 73rd Field Bakery who died on 4 May 1917. Resident Thetford. DODOMA CEMETERY

Private H SIMPSON G/51190, 20th Bn., Middlesex Regiment who died age 32 on 16 January 1918. Husband of Eleanor S. Blythe (formerly Simpson), of 197, Walton Rd., Woking, Surrey. Born and resident Thetford. MORY ABBEY MILITARY CEMETERY, MORY

Rifleman S G SMITH 46194, 12th Bn., Rifle Brigade who died on 2 September 1918. Resident Thetford. SUCRERIE CEMETERY, ABLAIN-ST. NAZAIRE

Private FRANK WILLIAM SNELLING 93015, Tank Corps who died age 25 on 20 February 1919. THETFORD CEMETERY

Private WILLIAM ARTHUR SPINKS 51429, 13th Bn., Royal Fusiliers who died age 35 on 11 May 1917. Son of Thomas Spinks; husband of Rose Ellen Spinks, of 6, Nether Row, Thetford. NUNHEAD (ALL SAINTS) CEMETERY

Private ALBERT EDWARD STEGGLES 6998, 2nd Bn., Suffolk Regiment who died age 31 on 23 September 1914. Son of William John and Mary Ann Steggles, of Bury St. Edmund's; husband of Florence Mable Steggles, of 7, St. Mary's Rd., Thetford. LA FERTE-SOUS-JOUARRE MEMORIAL

ERNEST S STEVENS

Corporal HERBERT JAMES STEVENS Mentioned in Despatches 5221, 1st Bn, Norfolk Regiment who died age 32 on 14 September 1914. Son of William and Rose Stevens; husband of Louise Emily Cott (formerly Stevens), of 34, Meredith St., Clerkenwell, London. Born St Marys Thetford. LA FERTE-SOUS-JOUARRE MEMORIAL

ARTHUR W THURSTON

Lance Corporal WALTER EDWARD WAGG 52907, No. 3 Coy. 13th Bn., Royal Fusiliers who died age 32 on 5 April 1918. Son of William and Mary Wagg; husband of Francesca Marie Wagg (nee Ekberg), of 41, Bury Rd., Thetford. ARRAS MEMORIAL



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