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MACHELL

Humphrey Gilbert

Second Lieutenant

d.o.w.

F&F

02 June 1918

ST SEVER CEMETERY , ROUEN

Officers, B. 4. 32.

BLUNDELLS SCHOOL MEMORIAL

Son of Hugh and Helena Machell, of 69, Grosvenor St., Marylebone, London

MACKENZIE

John, Kincaid

Second Lieutenant

k.i.a.

F&F

27 May 1918

SOISSONS MEMORIAL

Border Regiment Panel


Age 26. Son of the late Frederick Thomas Mackenzie and of Annie Sang Mackenzie, of Riverview, Wormit, Fife

MADDISON

John, Keatley

32680 Private

k.i.a.

F&F

14 April 1918

PLOEGSTEERT MEMORIAL

PANEL 6.


Age 34. Son of George James and Mary Ann Maddison, of West Hartlepool; husband of Mary Ann Maddison, of 9, Duke St., Barrow-in-Furness

MAHON

Peter

18689 Private

k.i.a.

F&F

03 July 1916

THIEPVAL MEMORIAL

Pier and Face 6A and 7C



MALE

Frank, Arthur

16480 Private

k.i.a.

F&F

06 October 1916

THIEPVAL MEMORIAL

Pier and Face 6A and 7C



MALLINSON

Albert

29477 Lance Corporal

k.i.a.

F&F

16 August 1918

GLAGEON COMMUNAL CEMETERY

A. 5.


Age 27. Son of Joseph and Mary H. Mallinson, of 22, Powell St., Selby, Yorks.

MANN

Frederick, Gilbert

35821 Corporal

k.i.a.

F&F

10 April 1918

PLOEGSTEERT MEMORIAL

PANEL 6.


Age 21. Son of Mrs. Mary Mann, of 31, Cicero St., Moston, Manchester

MARSDEN

Alfred

12923 Sergeant

k.i.a.

F&F

28 April 1916

LA CHAUDIERE MILITARY CEMETERY, VIMY

VIII. D. 6.


PHOTO

Of
Rothay Garth Hotel, Killed by a shell bursting in the middle of a working party in the support lines- 28th April 1916.

MARTIN

George

15750 Private

k.i.a.

F&F

27 August 1916

THIEPVAL MEMORIAL

Pier and Face 6A and 7C

FAMILY GRAVE
EGREMONT CEMETERY

Age 22. Also commemorated at Egremont Cemetery on a family grave.

MARTIN

Fred, Scott

5880 Company Quarter Master Sergeant

k.i.a.

F&F

10 April 1918

PLOEGSTEERT MEMORIAL

PANEL 6.


FAMILY GRAVE-
CROSSTHWAITE
ST KENTIGERN
CHURCHYARD
KESWICK

Age 30. Son of John Martin, of Heads House, Main St., Keswick, Cumberland, entered France 26th Sept 1915, Killed in action.

MARTIN

George

18166 Private

k.i.a.

F&F

19 April 1918

METEREN MILITARY CEMETERY

V. G. 765.



MARTIN

Rodger

15745 Private

k.i.a.

F&F

11 April 1918

PLOEGSTEERT MEMORIAL

PANEL 6.


AMBLESIDE WAR MEMORIAL

Also on Ambleside War Memorial.

MASHITER

Edward

14331 Private

k.i.a.

F&F

14 -15 July 1916

THIEPVAL MEMORIAL

Pier and Face 6A and 7C


PHOTO

MILNTHORPE ST THOMAS
CHURCH MEMORIAL

Age 20. Son of Edward and Alice Mashiter. of
The Square, Milnthorpe, Westmorland. Born 1896 Milnthorpe Westmorland. Parents Edward and Alice.Sisters Sarah A and Doris. Also on MILNTHORPE ST THOMAS CHURCH MEMORIAL.

MASON

Edward, Vint

12329 Private

k.i.a.

F&F

12 August 1917

YPRES (MENIN GATE) MEMORIAL

PANEL 35.



MASON

George, Wright

24687 Private

k.i.a.

F&F

07 June 1917

WESTHOF FARM CEMETERY

II. B. 5


PHOTO

Of Causeway End, Levens, Westmorland. Born 1892. Parents Samuel and Margaret A.. Brother of Kate, Mary E., and Maria.

MASON

Thomas

33268 Private

k.i.a.

F&F

05 June 1917

ST. QUENTIN CABARET MILITARY CEMETERY

II. K. 3.


Age 21. Son of Charles Henry and Eliza Jane Mason, of Crescent Villas, Malkins Bank, Sandbach, Cheshire.

MASON

James

21843 Private

k.i.a.

F&F

10 April 1918

PLOEGSTEERT MEMORIAL

PANEL 6.



MASON

William

29407 Private

d.o. W.

F&F

24-25 July 1918

ETAPLES MILITARY CEMETERY

Special Memorial. Plot XXIV.


Age 20. Son of Mr and Mrs Samuel Mason, of 24, Loar Street, Wolverhampton.

MASSEY

Herbert

19461 Private

d.o.w.

F&F

20 April 1918

LINSELLES COMMUNAL CEMETERY

British. B. 2.


Age 27. Son of James and Ellen Massey, of 17, Wilkinson St., Nelson, Lancs

MASTERS

Arthur

29406 Private

k.i.a.

F&F

22 April 1918

TOURCOING (PONT-NEUVILLE) COMMUNAL CEMETERY

L. 9.


Age 19. Son of Tom and Isabella Masters, of 18, Bridge St., Stairfoot, Barnsley.

McCABE

James

12232 Sergeant

k.i.a.

F&F

03 August 1917

YPRES (MENIN GATE) MEMORIAL

PANEL 35.



McCANN

James

23452 Corporal

k.i.a.

F&F

02 June 1918

SEZANNE COMMUNAL CEMETERY – MARNE

C. 23.



McCARTNEY

James

203302 Private

k.i.a.

F&F

24-25 July 1918

ETAPLES MILITARY CEMETERY

LXV. F. 29.



McCHEYNE

John,William

16212 Private

k.i.a.

F&F

05 July 1916

THIEPVAL MEMORIAL

Pier and Face 6A and 7C



McCOLVIN

Norman

33075 Private

d.o.w.

POW Germany

21 August 1918

BERLIN SOUTH-WESTERN CEMETERY

VIII. F. 4.


Age 26. Eldest son of John and Isabella McColvin, of 38, Lebanon Rd., East Croydon, Surrey. Native of Newcastle-on-Tyne. Librarian.

McCREA

Thomas

35130 Private

k.i.a.

F&F

21 March 1918

ARRAS
MEMORIAL

BAY 6.



McCULLOCH

John, Wyndham, Hamilton

Captain

d.o.w.

F&F

21 October 1915

BAILLEUL COMMUNAL CEMETERY EXTENSION

I.C.125.


Only son of J. E. McCulloch, Richmond House, St Mary’s Terrace, Paddington, London. Severely wounded in the leg 20th October 1915. Died 21st October at No.2 CCS.

McDONALD

Donald

15935 Lance Corporal

k.i.a.

F&F

04 October 1916

REGINA TRENCH CEMETERY, GRANDCOURT

VIII.E.7.


Of 106 Aitkenhead Road Govan Hill, Glasgow

McEWEN

Allan

15060 Sergeant

k.i.a.

F&F

07 June 1917

YPRES (MENIN GATE) MEMORIAL

PANEL 35.

FAMILY GRAVE CLIFTON CHURCHYARD

Age 29. Son of Mr. and Mrs. J. B. McEwen, of Clifton House Gardens, Workington, Cumberland. Also commemorated in Clifton Churchyard on a family grave.

McFARLANE

Andrew

11238 Private

k.i.a.

F&F

10 April 1918

PLOEGSTEERT MEMORIAL

PANEL 6.



McGARR

Thomas

12078 Private

k.i.a.

F&F

05 July 1916

THIEPVAL MEMORIAL

Pier and Face 6A and 7C


Wounded 19th January 1916, recovered and returned to duty. Killed 5th July 1916 at the Somme.

McLAREN

Angus

25797 Private

k.i.a.

F&F

23 December 1916

PLOEGSTEERT MEMORIAL

PANEL 6.



McLAUGHLIN

Robert

8/15756 Private

k.i.a.

F&F

08 May 1916

ECOIVRES MILITARY CEMETERY, MONT-ST. ELOI

I. J. 17.


Age 20. Son of Catherine McLaughlin, of 38, Strand St., Whitehaven, Cumberland. Killed by enemy retaliatory bombing attack 8th May 1916.

McMANUS

Frank

11089 Private

k.i.a.

F&F

27 March 1918

ONTARIO CEMETERY, SAINS-LES-MARQUION

III.C.8.



McNALLY

James

34258 Private

k.i.a.

F&F

05 June 1918

COULOMMIERS COMMUNAL CEMETERY

B. 4.


Age 19. Son of Mrs. R. E. McNally, of 117, Corporation Rd., Workington, Cumberland, and the late P. McNally.
"On His Soul, Sweet Jesus Have Mercy, R.I.P."

McVAY

Patrick

12264 Private

k.i.a.

F&F

05 July 1916

THIEPVAL MEMORIAL

Pier and Face 6A and 7C



MICKELBURGH

William

21272 Lance Corporal

k.i.a.

F&F

31 July 1916

THIEPVAL MEMORIAL

Pier and Face 6A and 7C



MIDDLETON

Robert,Henry

21385 Private

k.i.a.

F&F

06 June 1917

ST. QUENTIN CABARET MILITARY CEMETERY

II. J. 19.


Age 26. Son of Ann Maria Middleton, of South Green, Mallishall, East Dereham, Norfolk.

MILLAR

Alexander

25726 Private

d.

F&F

21 March 1917

WIMEREUX COMMUNAL CEMETERY

II.F.8.


FAMILY GRAVE
FLIMBY CHURCHYARD CEMETERY

Died of PNEUMONIA. Age 28. Son of Andrew and Martha Millar, of Flimby; husband of Mary Jane Millar, of Brunswick House, Chapel St., Flimby, Maryport, Cumberland. Also commemorated on a family stone in Flimby Churchyard

MILLER

Tom, Drysdale M.C.

Captain

k.i.a.

F&F

21 October 1916

THIEPVAL MEMORIAL

Pier and Face 6A and 7C


Age 28. Son of the Rev. Andrew Miller, and Isabella Elspeth Smith Miller, of 29, Annfield Rd., Partickhill, Glasgow. M.A. hons. (Glasgow).

MILLER

Hugh

36755 Private

k.i.a.

F&F

10 April 1918

PLOEGSTEERT MEMORIAL

PANEL 6.


Killed in action near Neuve Eglise . Age 23. Son of Jane Miller, of 16, Park Hill, Bangor, and the late William Miller

MILLS

James

21396 Private

k.i.a.

F&F

05 July 1916

HEATH CEMETERY, HARBONNIERES

VIII. L. 15.


Age 38. Son of James and Emily Mills, of go, Patteson Rd., Norwich.

MILLS

John W.

26396 Private

k.i.a.

F&F

07 June 1917

YPRES (MENIN GATE) MEMORIAL

PANEL 35.


Age 36. Son of Walter Mills, of John St., Booth Fold, Waterfoot, Manchester; husband of Jane Ann Laycock (formerly Mills), of 3, Edison St., Bacup, Lancs

MINNS

Richard, Robert

28374 Private

k.i.a.

F&F

23 April 1918

LINSELLES COMMUNAL CEMETERY

British. B. 1.


Husband of Maude Minns, of 6, Barn Terrace, Brundall, Norwich.

MITCHELL

Alexander

13375 Private

k.i.a.

F&F

10 April 1918

PLOEGSTEERT MEMORIAL

PANEL 6.


A Company 8th Border. Age 25. Son of Mr. and Mrs. Harry Blain Mitchell, of 6, Trafalgar St., Denton Holme, Carlisle, Cumberland; husband of Elsie Bourne (formerly Mitchell), of 3/247, Herbert Rd., Small Heath, Birmingham.

MITCHINSON

Martin, Simpson

202985 Private

k.i.a.

F&F

19 April 1918

TOURCOING (PONT-NEUVILLE) COMMUNAL CEMETERY

P.8.



MOCKFORD

Thomas, Charles

22414 Private

d.o.w.

F&F

17 July 1916

ST SEVER CEMETERY , ROUEN

A. 27. 8.


Of 109 Albert Road ,South Norwood, London.

MOFFATT

Robert

17314 Private

k.i.a.

F&F

08 June 1917

WESTHOF FARM CEMETERY

II. B.11.


Age 23. Son of Mrs. Mary A. Percival, of Burgh-by-Sands, Carlisle

MOORE

Fred

12224 Private

k.i.a.

F&F

05 July 1916

THIEPVAL MEMORIAL

Pier and Face 6A and 7C



MOORE

Albert

14333 Private

k.i.a.

F&F

10 April 1918

PLOEGSTEERT MEMORIAL

PANEL 6.


C Company 8th Border. Age 22. Son of Eliza Ann Moore, of
8, Victoria Terrace, Kendal, Westmorland, and the late Robert Moore

MORLEY

Alfred

21370 Private

k.i.a.

F&F

05 July 1916

THIEPVAL MEMORIAL

Pier and Face 6A and 7C



MORLEY

Harold, Cornelius

21061 Sergeant

k.i.a.

F&F

15 July 1916

THIEPVAL MEMORIAL

Pier and Face 6A and 7C


Age 21. Son of Charles Cornelius and Sophia Morley, of "Milborne", Lower Chase Rd., Barnards Green, Malvern, Worcs

MORLEY

John,William

23912 Private

d.o.w.

F&F

10 September 1917

LIJSSENTHOEK MILITARY CEMETERY

XVIII. E. 6A.


Age 25. Son of John and Mary Morley, of Manchester.

MORRIS

John, Herbert

12211 Private

k.i.a.

F&F

05 July 1916

THIEPVAL MEMORIAL

Pier and Face 6A and 7C



MORRIS

Wolf

26433 Private

k.i.a.

F&F

01 August 1917

YPRES (MENIN GATE) MEMORIAL

PANEL 35.


PHOTO

A footballer before the war.

MOSS

William

16178 Private

k.i.a.

F&F

15 July 1916

THIEPVAL MEMORIAL

Pier and Face 6A and 7C


Of 22 Heysham Street, Preston, Lancashire

MURRAY

Fred

26311 Lance Corporal

k.i.a.

F&F

10 April 1918

PLOEGSTEERT MEMORIAL

PANEL 6.

KIRKBY LONSDALE WAR MEMORIAL

Age 33. Son of the late T. Murray. Married, husband of Beatrice Murray, of 22, Mitchelgate, Kirkby Lonsdale,
Westmorland. Born 1885 at Arkholme. Labourer.

MUSSON

Granville

14336 Private

k.i.a.

F&F

05 July 1916

THIEPVAL MEMORIAL

Pier and Face 6A and 7C


PHOTO

Of 53 Park Avenue, Kendal, Westmorland. Also commemorated on FAMILY GRAVE KENDAL PARKSIDE CEMETERY.

MYERSCOUGH

Richard

35413 Private

k.i.a.

F&F

24-25 July 1918

ETAPLES MILITARY CEMETERY

LXVIII. F. 9.


Age 19. Son of Septimus and Florence Maria Myerscough, of 3, Blackburn St., Higher Openshaw, Manchester.

NAYLOR

Ernest

29489 Private

k.i.a.

F&F

27 May 1918

SOISSONS MEMORIAL

Border Regiment Panel


Age 18. Son of James and Charlotte Naylor, of 2, Oak Bank Villas, Moston Lane, Manchester.

NEALEY

William, Henry

14534 Private

k.i.a.

F&F

21 October 1916

STUMP ROAD CEMETERY, GRANDCOURT

B.85.



NELSON

John, William

24880 Private

k.i.a.

F&F

09 February 1917

TANCREZ FARM CEMETERY

II. D. 7.

Living No4 James Court, Keswick, married Fanny Osborne 27th Nov 1906, father of two daughters. Enlisted 12th Dec 1915, entered France 22nd Dec 1916, killed in action.

Age 32. Husband of Fanny Neen (formerly Nelson), of 17, Derwent Avenue, Seaton, Workington, Cumberland. Son of Edward and Ann Nelson, born Wythburn.

NELSON

Alfred M.M.

26078 Sergeant

k.i.a.

F&F

10 April 1918

PLOEGSTEERT MEMORIAL

PANEL 6.


PHOTO

Age 40. Son of Mr. and Mrs. E. Nelson, of Rose Cottage, Kendal; husband of Mary Ann Nelson, of
128, Stricklandgate, Kendal, Westmorland. Served in India with 4th Border Regt. Also commemorated on a FAMILY GRAVE KENDAL PARKSIDE CEMETERY.

NETTLETON

S.

14337 Corporal Transf 7th W&C Yeo Bn

k.i.a.

F&F

12 November 1918

CAUDRY BRITISH CEMETERY

I.C.12.


PHOTO
A Compositor by trade.

Son of Thomas William and Hannah Nettleton, of Cockermouth, Cumberland; husband of Edith Mary Nettleton, of
10, West St., Kendal,
Westmorland.Born 1889 in Cockermouth. Address: Lodging in 1911 at 5 Longpool, Kendal.

NEWBOUND

Percy

260172 Private

d.o.w.

F&F

18 August 1917

LIJSSENTHOEK MILITARY CEMETERY

XVII. H. 14A.


Age 21. Son of Charles Brian Newbound and Mary Jane Newbound, of 37, Carlisle St., Lambeth, London.

NEWMAN

William, Robert

25660 Private

k.i.a.

F&F

22 March 1918

ARRAS
MEMORIAL

BAY 6.



NEWSTEAD

Charles, J

21379 Lance Corporal

d.

home.

19 December 1918

CARLISLE DALSTON, ROAD CEMETERY

11-1. I. 93.


Died of pneumonia. Age 23. Son of Mr. W. Newstead, of Thurgarton, Aldborough, Norfolk.

NEWTON

Herbert

26666 Private

k.i.a.

F&F

13 July 1917

BELGIAN BATTERY CORNER CEMETERY

I. E. 21


Age 33. Son of Samuel and Jane Newton, of Roundthorn, Oldham; husband of Violet Newton, of 31, Rochdale Rd., Oldham

NEWTON

Cland

24016 Company Quartermaster Sergeant

k.i.a.

F&F

27 May 1918

SOISSONS MEMORIAL

Border Regiment Panel



NICHOLLS

Frederick

11063 Private

k.i.a.

F&F

15 October 1916

THIEPVAL MEMORIAL

Pier and Face 6A and 7C



NICHOLSON

Richard

14513 Private

d.

home.

08 September 1915

KENDAL (PARKSIDE) CEMETERY

AA. CE. 1152.


PHOTO

Age 49. Husband of Elizabeth A. Nicholson,a charwoman of
1, Middle Lane, Fellside, Kendal.
A carpetweaver by trade. Other children John and Frank Harold, Alice, & Christopher. Stepchildren George W.Harrison and Florence May Harrison. Also on KENDAL ALLHALLOWS CHURCH MEMORIAL SCROLL

NICHOLSON

Albert

15758 Private

d.o.w.

F&F

05 September 1916

BOULOGNE EASTERN CEMETERY

VIII.C.132.


Age 24. Nephew of John and Agnes Nicholson, of Topthorn, Whinfell, Kendal, Westmorland.

NICHOLSON

John,William

17587 Lance Corporal

k.i.a.

F&F

14 April 1918

PLOEGSTEERT MEMORIAL

PANEL 6.


Age 21. Son of Tom and Annie Nicholson, of Old Station, Carleton, Carlisle

NICHOLSON

William, Smith

32567 Private

k.i.a.

F&F

12 April 1918

PLOEGSTEERT MEMORIAL

PANEL 6.

LOWTHER CASTLE,
ST MICHAELS CHURCH
MEMORIAL PLAQUE

C Company 8th Border. Age 29. Son of the late Josephine E. A. Nicholson, of Lowther, Newtown, Penrith, Cumberland, and the late Joseph Nicholson. Previously wounded with 2nd Border Regt. Also on Lowther Castle, St Michaels Church Memorial.

NOLAN

Patrick, James

6543 Company Sergeant Major

k.i.a.

F&F

05 October 1916

THIEPVAL MEMORIAL

Pier and Face 6A and 7C



NORMAN

George,Ernest

26151 Private

k.i.a.

F&F

13 June 1917

YPRES (MENIN GATE) MEMORIAL

PANEL 35.



NOTMAN

William

12928 Lance Sergeant

k.i.a.

F&F

21 October 1916

THIEPVAL MEMORIAL

Pier and Face 6A and 7C


Son of John and Eliza Notman, of 9 Wordsworth St., Keswick, Cumberland. Worked on the railway before the war, enlisted 7th Sept 1914, entered France 26th Sept 1915, killed in action.

NUTTALL

John

30213 Private

k.i.a.

F&F

21 October 1916

STUMP ROAD CEMETERY, GRANDCOURT

B.80.


Age 32. Son of Mrs. Jane Nuttall; husband of M. E. Nuttall, of 4, Scarsdale, Whittington Moor, Chesterfield

OGDEN

Harold

260119 Private

k.i.a.

F&F

13 July 1917

BELGIAN BATTERY CORNER CEMETERY

I. E. 20


PHOTO
Killed by shellfire 13th July 1917.

Age 19. Son of Bethel and Annie Ogden, of 42, Cardinal St, Burnley. Lewis Gunner, enlisted June 1916, went overseas June 1917. Former weaver of Alderman Emmetts Stanley Mill.

O'NEILL

Daniel

15766 Private

d.o.w.

F&F

04 July 1916

PUCHEVILLERS MILITARY CEMETERY

I. C. 41.


B Company 8th Border. Age 21. Son of Daniel and Mary O'Neill, of 72, Queen St., Cleator Moor, Cumberland.

OSBORNE

John, Arthur

29415 Private

k.i.a.

F&F

11 April 1918

PLOEGSTEERT MEMORIAL

PANEL 6.



OVERINGTON

Albert

5800 Sergeant

k.i.a.

F&F

05 July 1916

THIEPVAL MEMORIAL

Pier and Face 6A and 7C


PHOTO

Age 26. Son of Alfred and Kate Overington, of 68, Ockford Rd, Godalming, Surrey. Former Chauffeur to Mr J.B Wrigley of Steelfield Hall Gosforth. Also commemorated on

GOSFORTH ST MARY
CHURCHYARD
MEMORIAL PLAQUE

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Thanks to Paul Bramham for the pictures of houses and streets in Kendal associated with men of the 8th Border Regiment