Marchwood War Memorial

Marchwood War Memorial

World War 1939 – 1945

(Also see WW1 Memorial and Falkands War 1982 Memorial)

Private Michael Fitzpatrick
Rank:
Private
Service No: 2974767
Service: Army
Regiment: Royal Scots
Unit: 1st Battalion
Date of death: 27th May 1940
Age at death: 35
Buried: Hinges Communal Cemetery

Sergeant Arthur George Stafford WHITE
Rank:
Sergeant
Service No: 755211
Service: Royal Air Force (VR)
Regiment:
Unit:
83 Squadron
Date of death: 17th January 1941
Age at death:
Buried:
Runnymede Memorial

Son of George Bignel White and Fanny Matilda White, of Marchwood.

Lance Corporal Derrick Victor Valentine KEATS
Rank:
Lance Corporal
Service No: 5500647
Service: Army
Regiment: Hampshire Regiment
Unit: 5th Battalion
Date of death: 27th February 1943
Age at death: 21
Buried: Medjez-El-Bab Memorial

Son of Alfred Victor and Annie Lottie Keats, of Marchwood.

Private Percival Stanley C BATTEN
Rank:
Private
Service No: 5513079
Service: Army
Regiment: Hampshire Regiment
Unit: 2nd and 4th Battalion
Date of death: 26th April 1943
Age at death: 29
Buried: Medjez-El-Bab Memorial

Husband of Marjorie Elizabeth H Batten, of Pooks Green, Marchwood.

Private Ronald Leonard CURTIS
Rank:
Private
Service No: 5504934
Service: Army
Regiment: Hampshire Regiment
Unit: 1st Battalion
Date of death: 6th June 1944
Age at death: 27
Buried: Bayeux War Cemetery

Son of Mr and Mrs Frederick Curtis, husband of Nonee Marguerite, of Leighton Buzzard, Bedfordshire.

Gunner Ronald WINTER
Rank:
GunnerService No: 1088927
Service: Army
Regiment: Royal Artillery
Unit: 148 (The Bedfordshire Yeomanry) Field Regiment
Date of death: 18th October 1943
Age at death: 32
Buried: Thanbyuzayat War Cemetery

Son of Alan and Emily Melita Winter, of Gosport.

Private Leslie Cyril G DUKES
Rank:
Private
Service No: 5500884
Service: Army
Regiment: Hampshire Regiment
Unit: 1st and 4th Battalion
Date of death: 9th October 1944
Age at death: 27
Buried: Assisi War Cemetery

Son of George Edward and Emily Dukes; husband of Kathleen Lilian Dukes, of Marchwood.

Marchwood War Memorial lists his rank as Lance Corporal, the Commonwealth War Graves Commission lists his rank as Private.

Sergeant Geoffrey Owen GHEY
Rank:
Sergeant
Service No: 2565876
Service: Army
Regiment: Royal Corps of Signals
Unit: 1st and 4th Battalion
Date of death: 5th December 1944
Age at death: 35
Buried: Singapore Memorial

Son of Ernest James Ghey and Catherine SE Ghey.

Leading Aircraftman Ivan Elwyn Charles Ghey
Rank:
Leading Aircraftman
Service No: 1189302
Service: Army
Regiment: Royal Air Force (VR)
Unit:
Date of death:
16th December 1944
Age at death:
Buried:
Schoonshelhof Cemetery

Lance Corporal Joseph John MATHER MM
Rank:
Lance Corporal
Service No: 14367819
Service: Army
Regiment: Wiltshire Regiment
Unit: 5th Battalion
Date of death: 8th March 1945
Age at death: 20
Buried: Reichswald Forest War Cemetery

Decorations: Military Medal

Son of Joseph George and Ann Elizabeth Mather, of Marchwood.

Lance Corporal Ernest Herbert DOBSON
Rank:
Lance Corporal
Service No: 949469
Service: Army
Regiment: Royal Ulster Rifles
Unit: 1st Battalion
Date of death: 18th August 1946
Age at death:
Buried:
Ramleh War Cemetery

Their name liveth for evermore

 

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