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AXMINSTER 1939 - 1945 WAR MEMORIAL

 

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Axminster - the 1939 - 1945 War Memorial

©Richard J. Brine

 

J.R.G.BARTLETT
T/189800 Driver Jeffries Robert Bartlett of the Royal Army Service Corps. Son of Thomas and Maria Bartlett; husband of Florence Bartlett of Axminster. Born in the June Quarter of 1916. Died 9 October 1944 aged 28. Buried in Axminster Cemetery.
C.H.CARTER
6912999 Sergeant Cyril Henry Carter of the 1st Battalion, the Rifle Brigade. Son of John and Agnes Carter; husband of Hilda Carter of Milton, Portsmouth. Born in 1917. Died 28 March 1945 aged 28.
W.C.COLEMAN
5435453 Private Wilfred Charles Coleman of the 5th Battalion, the Queen's Own Royal West Kent Regiment. Son of John and Mabel; husband of Alma of Axminster. Born in Cornwall 22 May 1913, Died 3 March 1943 aged 30. Buried in Axminster Cemetery.
B.P.DIMENT
14579800 Private Brian Peter Diment of the 5th Battalion, the Queen's Own Royal West Kent Regiment. Son of Samuel and Elsie Diment. Born in Bridport, Wilts in the June Quarter of 1924. Died 27 JUne 1944 aged 20.
N.H.ELLIS
D/SSX 32268 Ordinary Seaman Nelson Henry Ellis of the Royal Navy, HMS Royal Arthur. Son of Caroll and Ella Ellis of Axminster. Born in Honiton in the March Quarter of 1918. Died aged 22 on 12 February 1940 of natural causes.
S.R.FOSTER
5437016 Lance Corporal Sidney Ronald Foster of the 2nd Battalion, the Duke of Cornwall's Regiment. Husband of Beatrice Foster of Axminster. Born in Axminster in the June Quarter of 1919. Died 23 November 1940 aged 21. Buried in Axminster Cemetery.
J.J.FRY
5617880 Private John James Fry of the 5th Battalion, the Queen's Own Royal West Kent Regiment. Son of Mr and Mrs H. A. Fry; husband of Frieda Fry. Born 29 December 1913. Died 29/30 November 1943 aged 29.
F.W.GODDARD
1829238 Bombardier Frederick W. Goddard of No. 3 Air Landing Anti-Tank Battery, the Royal Artillery. Son of Henry and Eva Goddard; husband of Dorothy Goddard of Axminster. Born in Axminster in the March Quarter of 1909. Died 24 March 1945 aged 36.
C.C.PERCY-HARDMAN
49638 Major Cecil Percy-Hardman, of the Devonshire Regiment; attached to the 1st Ox and Bucks Light Infantry. Son of William and Rosa Percy-Hardman; husband of Barbara Percy-Hardman of Ealing. Born in Axminster in 1912. Died 8 March 1945 aged 33.
P.LAMBERT
7903739 Trooper Percy Lambert of the 11th Hussars, the Royal Armoured Corps. Son of George and Alice Lambert; husband of Doris Lambert of Sherborne. Born in Gloucester in the December Quarter of 1909. Died 22 October 1944 aged 35.
G.J.LONG
5620406 Private Gilbert John Long of the 5th Battalion, the Queen's Own West Kent Regiment. Son of Thomas and Susan Long of Axminster. Born 20 August 1920 . Died 8 December 1943 aged 23.
J.R.McNEIL
107841 Captain James Reddie McNeil of the 1st Battalion, the Gordon Highlanders.  Son of Charles and Mary McNeil of Lyme Regis. Born in 1908. Died 1 November 1942 aged 34.
F.W.MOULDING
107841 Lance Corporal Frederick Wallace Moulding of the 1st/6th Battalion, the Queen's Royal Regiment. Son of Walter and Sarah Moulding; husband of Hilda Moulding of Combe St Nicholas, Somerset.Born in Axminster in the September Quarter of 1914.
W.W.NICHOLLS
D/M 37968 Chief Petty Officer Cook William Walter Nicholls of the Royal Navy, HMS Glorious. Son of Levi and Emily Nicholls. Born in Axminster 17 March 1905. Died 7 February 1944 aged 22.
V.G.PASCOE
5110671 Private Vincent George Pascoe of the 10th Battalion, the Royal Berkshire Regiment. Son of William Pascoe MM (formerly a Sergeant in the Devonshire Regiment) and his wife Alice of Axminster. Born in Devonport in the September Quarter of 1921. Died 7 February 1944 aged 22.
K.H.ROSEWELL
1586791 Sergeant/Pilot Kenneth Henry Rosewell of the RAF VR. Son of Harry and Mildred Rosewell of Wyke, Axminster. Born in Chard in the March Quarter of 1924. Died 8 January 1944 aged 19.
H.G.SPURWAY
14630649 Private Harold George Spurway of the 12th Airborne Battalion, the Devonshire Regiment. Son of George and Edith Spurway. Born in Axminster in 1925. Died 24 March 1945 aged 19
R.J.STRAWBRIDGE
1318503  Leading Aircraftman Robert J Strawbridge of the RAF VR. Son of Eli and Nellie Strawbridge of Axminster. Born in Axminster in the March Quarter of 1922. Died 8 March 1944 aged 22.
C.F.J.WILLEY
5616925 Sergeant Charles Frederick John Willey of the Devonshire Regiment, att. to the East African Intelligence Corps. Son of Henry and Ellen Willey; husband of Mary Elizabeth Willey of Axminster. Born in Axminster in the March Quarter of 1915. Died 17 December 1942 aged 27.

 

 
 
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