​​​​​​​​​1944

Please select the following link for the “Glossary​” of Abbreviated Terms used throughout the Roll of Honour​

A

ABBOTT, Joseph
Private, 1537315, 1st Battalion, York & Lancaster Regiment
27/05/1944, 27 years
CWG Beach Head War Cemetery Anzio XVII F 7

ABBOTT, Thomas
Private, 7373793, 203 Field Ambulance, Royal Army Medical Corps 
13/06/1944, 26 years
CWG Bayeux War cemetery Calvados XIV F 16

AINSWORTH, Richard Eric
Sergeant Flight Engineer, 3011067, 433 (RCAF) Squadron, Royal Air Force 
02/12/1944, 19 years
CWG Choloy War Cemetery Meuthe-et-Moselle 2A B1

ARNOLD, John Astin
Private, 3384795, 6th Battalion, York & Lancaster Regiment 
05/01/1944, 27 years
CWG Casino War Cemetery Italy XVIII C 11

ASHBY, John Robert Wilkinson
Trooper, 14617737, 3rd Royal Tank Regiment RAC
13/10/1944
CWG Oploo Westerbeek RC Cemetery Nourd-Brabant Row 2 B Grave 5

ASHTON, Cyril
Trooper, 3716818, 141st Regiment Royal Armoured Corps 
14/08/1944, 24 years
CWG Bayeux Memorial 10 3

ASHTON, Leonard (Leo)
Sergeant, 1459213, 77 Squadron, Royal Air Force VR
21/01/1944, 21 years
CWG Runnymede Memorial Panel 224

ASHWORTH, Alexander John
Private, 14410101, Essex Regiment
26/07/1944
CWG Arezzo War Cemetery Italy VE 4

ASPIN, James
Private, 10602266, B Squadron, Special Air Service Regiment
07/07/1944, 21 years
CWG Rom Community Cemetery Deux-Sevres Mil Plot Row 1 Coll Grave 1-26

B
BALDERSON, Robert
Private, 3656724, 6th Battalion, (Green Howards) Yorkshire Regiment 
11/06/1944, 24 years
CWG Bayeux War Cemetery Calvados XV F2

BAKER, Alfred
Flight Sergeant Engineer, 1087406, 619 Squadron, Royal Air Force VR 
25/04/1944, 21 years
CWG Durnbach War Cemetery Bayern Coll. Grave 7 J 12-15

BAMBER, Ernest
Lance Corporal, 3391555, 144th Regiment, Royal Armoured Corps 
23/08/1944, 30 years
CWG St Desir War Cemetery Calvados V F 7

BARHAM, Jack
Private, 474676, 9th Battalion, King’s Own Yorkshire Light Infantry 
12/03/1944
CWG Beachy Head War Cemetery Anzio XXI F3

BARLOW, Fred
Rifleman, B/126350, Queen’s Own Rifles of Canada
18/07/1944, 30 years
CWG Betteville-sur-Laize Canadian War Cemetery Calvados XXVII F5

BARON, Frank
Lieutenant, 256846, Royal Engineers
28/08/1944, 23 years
CWG St Desir War Cemetery VI B10

BARTON, Robert
Corporal, 13090297, Pioneer Corps
03/08/1944, 40 years
CWG Blackburn (Pleasington) Cemetery C 71

BATEMAN, Leonard
Craftsman, 14307311, Royal Electrical & Mechanic Engineers
22/06/1944, 20 years
CWG Bayeux War Cemetery Calvados X C1

BEARDSWORTH, Henry
Gunner, 14373307, 107th Medium Regiment, Royal Artillery
31/07/1944, 20 years
CWG Ranville War Cemetery Calvados IV C 15

BELL, Alan David 
Guardsman, 2623944, Grenadier Guards
03/09/1944, 19 years
CWG Lille South Cemetery Nord Plot 5 Row B Grave 19

BERESFORD, Charles
Sapper, 14337048, 295th Field Company, Royal Engineers
05/12/1944
CWG Jonkerbos War Cemetery Gelderland 15 F 4

BICKERDIKE, William Lewis
Lieutenant, 293744, 161st Reconnaissance Corps RAC 
28/07/1944, 20 years
CWG Arezzo War Cemetery I A29

BIRTWELL, Harold
Fusilier, 14573277, 2nd Battalion, Royal Scots Fusiliers
14/03/1944, 27 years
CWG Beachy Head War Cemetery Anzio I E2

BIRTWISTLE, Frank
Private
We are unable to confirm our identification of this man with the available information

BIRTWISTLE, Thomas
Warrant Officer Class II, 5050066, North Staffordshire Regiment attached 3/6th Battalion, King’s African Rifles
23/11/1944, 28 years
CWG Rangoon War Cemetery 6 B 10

BLACKBURN, Stanley
Pilot Officer, 55647, 113 Wing, Royal Air Force 
11/04/1944, 23 years
CWG Georgetown Rabbit Walk Cemetery Grave 8

BLAND, Walter
Fusilier, 3386717, 1st Battalion, Lancashire Fusiliers 
04/06/1944, 31 years
CWG Tuakkyan War Cemetery 14 F3

BOLTON, Harry
Gunner, 14234098, 14th Anti-Tank Regiment, Royal Artillery 
12/05/1944, 36 years
CWG Cassino War Cemetery Italy VIII C14

BOLTON, James Alfred
Gunner, 1143705, 98th Field Regiment Royal Artillery 
13/08/1944
CWG Ramleh War Cemetery 5 G 1

BOLTON, James
Guardsman, 2618801, Grenadier Guards
13/09/1944, 24 years
CWG St Desir War Cemetery Calvados VI E5

BOYLE, Douglas
Flight Lieutenant, 122350, 202 Squadron, Royal Air Force 
15/06/1944, 32 years
CWG Melilla Cemetery Spanish Morocco Coll. Grave

BOYLE, James Francis Andrew
Private, 3388034, East Lancashire Regiment
19/11/1944, 25 years
CWG Rangoon Memorial Face 12

BRIDER, William
Private, 3389973, 1st Battalion, North Staffordshire Regiment 
05/09/1944, 27 years
CWG Kirkee War Cemetery 10 D10

BRINDLE, Richard
Private, 4394107, 5th Battalion (Green Howards), Yorkshire Regiment
01/08/1944, 32 years
CWG Milan War Cemetery I D 13

BROAD, Richard
Lance Sergeant, 3714360, King’s Own Royal Regiment (Lancaster)
31/05/1944, 27 years
CWG Gauhati War Cemetery 1 G 26

BURGESS, Edward James
Corporal, 321839, 12th Battalion, Parachute Regiment
06/06/1944, 27 years
CWG Herouvillette New Community Cemetery Calvados Grave 5

BURROWS, Robert Brandwood
Flying Officer, 145033, 464 (RAAF) Squadron, Royal Air Force VR 
06/10/1944, 33 years
CWG Lille Southern Cemetery Nord Plot 6 Row C Grave 8

BURTON, Edward George
Sergeant, 2696586, 1st Battalion, Scots Guards 
20/10/1944, 23 years
CWG Castiglione South African Cemetery II E23

BUSHELL, William – served as Wilcock
3rd Engineer Officer, Merchant Navy
20/07/1944
CWG Malta Capuccini Naval Cemetery Section (Officers) Plot E Coll. Grave B

BYRNE, Grayham Bancroft
Sergeant, 1547072, 138 Squadron, Royal Air Force VR 
19/07/1944, 21 years 
CWG Marigny-L’Eglise Communal Cemetery Coll. Grave 2

C
CAMPBELL, Henry
Private, 3714359, 1/7th Battalion, Royal Warwickshire Regiment 
30/07/1944, 27 years
CWG Fontenay-le-Pesnel War C Tessel Calvados II C1

CHADWICK, James
Fusilier, 3458368, 11th Battalion, Lancashire Fusilier’s 
15/10/1944, 27 years
CWG Faenza War Cemetery II G 10

CLARK, Albert
Private, 5626557, 12th (Airborne) Battalion, Devonshire Regiment 
16/06/1944, 27 years
CWG Ranville War Cemetery Calvados IA.L.9

COOPER, William
Private, 4743733, 1st Battalion, York & Lancaster Regiment 
21/01/1944, 34 years
CWG Minturno War Cemetery V1 F4

COTTAM, Sylvester J
Sergeant, 2206578, 625 Squadron, Royal Air Force VR 
03/08/1944, 20 years
CWG Marrisel French National Cemetery Oise Grave 315

COTTON, Harry
Signalman, 6028728, Royal Corps of Signals attached Signal Section, 88th Field Artillery Regiment, Royal Artillery
12/09/1944, 30 years
CWG Singapore Memorial Col 44

COURTIS, George Heywood
Lance Corporal, 3456387, 14th Field Squadron, Royal Engineers 
09/09/1944, 24 years
CWG Heverlee War Cemetery Vlaans-Brabant 6 C12

COYNE, Martin
Private, 4748397, Hallamshire Battalion, York & Lancaster Regiment
28/08/1944, 26 years
CWG St Desir War Cemetery Calvados I A1

CRANK, James Shackleton
Flying Officer Pilot, 133949, 180 Squadron, Royal Air Force 
06/10/1944, 22 years
CWG Mellor Methodist Church New Ground Row G Grave 435-459

CROOK,Cyril Benjamin
Air Fitter E, FX82299, Royal Navy serving on HMS Ameer
02/10/1944, 22 years
CWG Blackburn Cemetery N/C Section H Grave 267

D
DAVIES, Colin Walter
Aircraftman 1st Class, 1546456, Royal Air Force VR
03/05/1944, 22 years
CWG Madras (St Mary) Cemetery Chenai Plot 19 Grave 86

DEAN, Harry Galloway
Flying Officer, 52930, 37 Squadron, Royal Air Force 
04/04/1944, 31 years
CWG Budapest War Cemetery I A1

DOWELL, William
Captain, 148562, 5th Battalion, King’s Own Scottish Borders
29/12/1944, 27 years
CWG Reichswald Forest W C N -WestFalen 57 C18

DUCKETT, Bernard
Private, 3393658, 1st Battalion, East Lancashire Regiment 
27/10/1944, 39 years
CWG Uden War Cemetery Noord-Brabent Neth 3 C 13

DUCKWORTH, Robert Holmes
Sergeant, 3780238, 9th (City of London) Battalion, Royal Fusiliers
06/09/1944, 28 years
CWG Coriano Ridge War Cemetery V B12

DUERDEN, Thomas
Private, 13056315, 2nd Battalion, Border Regiment 
20/09/1944, 27 years
CWG Imphal War Cemetery 2 E14

DUXBURY, Jack
Ordinary Seaman, Merchant Navy (SS Kumasian)
04/09/1944
CWG Freetown (King Tom) C 5 B6

E
EASTWOOD, Thomas Philip
Sergeant, 2226284, 29 Operational Training Unit, Royal Air Force VR
19/10/1944, 21 years
CWG Mellor Methodist Chapelyard Old Ground Grave 904

ECCLES, Godfrey Brian
Flight Lieutenant, 62684, 502 Squadron, Royal Air Force 
30/08/1944, 32 years
CWG Runnymede Memorial Panel 202

ECCLESTON, Arthur
Warrant Officer Class 1, 3443251, Royal Electrical & Mechanical Engineers
22/03/1944, 35 years
CWG Rangoon Memorial Face 18

ECCLESTON, Henry Horney
Sergeant, 3386621, 5th Battalion, East Lancashire Regiment 
11/09/1944
CWG Blackburn Cemetery YY C/E 3305

EDWARD, Fred
Ordinary Seaman, P/JX626748, Royal Navy serving on HMS Argus
17/11/1944, 18 years
CWG Blackburn Cemetery C/E Section S Grave 48700

ELLISTON, Francis Albert Neville
Captain, 117615, 13th Battalion, Parachute Regiment
08/06/1944, 37 years
CWG Ranville War Cemetery Calvados 1A E 12

F
FARNWORTH, John
Sergeant, 3775569, 9th Battalion, York & Lancaster Regiment 
22/11/1944, 25 years
CWG Taukkyan War Cemetery Coll. Grave 7A C 20-22

FAY, John
Lance-Sergeant, 3392044, 44th Regiment, Royal Armoured Corps 
26/10/1944, 32 years
CWG Bergen- Op-Zoom War Cemetery 19. B 1

FIELDING, Leslie
Flight Sergeant, 1035033, 576 Squadron, Royal Air Force VR
29/07/1944, 22 years
CWG Chaumoussey Communal Cemetery Grave 3

FILBIN, Richard
Lance Corporal, 14421489, 5th Battalion, East Lancashire Regiment 
30/07/1944
CWG Fontenay-le-Pesnel War Cemetery Tessel Calvados II.D.17

FISHER, Thomas
Corporal, 3384623, 5th Battalion, East Lancashire Regiment
16/07/1944
CWG Fontenay-le-Pesnel War Cemetery Tessel Calvados IIII A 1

FISHWICK, William Owen
Private, 66847, East Yorkshire Regiment attached 'M' Detachment, Special Boat Service
07/07/1944, 35 years
CWG Phaleron War Cemetery 10 E 7

FLYNN, John
Signalman, P/JX677134, Royal Navy serving at HMS Royal Arthur
07/08/1944, 26 years
CWG Blackburn Cemetery D R/C 2501

FOULDS, Joseph
Private, 14613097, 6th Battalion, Gordon Highlanders 
31/03/1944, 19 years
CWG Beach Head War Cemetery Anzio VIII G 11

G
GASTALL, Thomas
Fusilier, 3460823, 11th Battalion, Lancashire Fusiliers 
18/10/1944, 35 years
CWG Faenza War Cemetery VII G 13

GILLIBRAND, Joseph
Lance Sergeant, 3716040, 13th/18th Royal Hussars, Royal Armoured Corps 
06/06/1944, 29 years
CWG Ranville War Cemetery Calvados III A7

GOODWIN, John Edward
Sergeant, 3388136, 5th Battalion, East Lancashire Regiment 
16/07/1944, 26 years
CWG Fontenay-le-Pesnel War Cemetery IV A 6

GRAY, Lionel Edward
Lance Sergeant, 3714216, 1st Battalion, Kings Own Royal Regiment (Lancaster) 
26/04/1944, 27 years
CWG Sangro River War Cemetery IX D 41

GREENWOOD, William James
Private, 4132377, 156th Battalion, Parachute Regiment 
25/09/1944, 29 years
CWG Arnhem Oosterbeek War Cemetery 19 B 14

GRIMSHAW, Leslie
Warrant Officer, 1002285, 47 Squadron, Royal Air Force VR
21/08/1944, 23 years
CWG Trincomalee War Cemetery 2 J 13

H
HALTON, John
Private, 14609328, 4th Battalion, Lincolnshire Regiment
21/06/1944, 19 years
CWG Hottot-Les-Bagues War Cemetery II G 9

HAMPSON, Edward
Private, 3860935, 13th Battalion, The King’s Regiment (Liverpool)
05/02/1944, 30 years
CWG Rangoon War Cemetery 6 D 6

HANSFORD, Arthur
Pilot Officer, 179265, 420 Squadron, Royal Air Force VR
25/04/1944, 36 years
CWG Zuilichem General War Cemetery Row 1 Coll. Grave 1 – 3

HARLING, William
Leading Aircraftman, 1131770, Royal Air Force VR
15/09/1944 34 years
CWG Jakarta War Cemetery 3 A 10

HARTLEY, Victor
Sergeant, 5772493, 4/7th Dragoon Guards, Royal Armoured Corps
04/04/1944
CWG Brookwood 1939- 45 Memorial Panel 1 Column 3

HAWORTH, Edmund
Private, 3783174, 1st Battalion, South Lancashire Regiment
25/06/1944, 19 years
CWG Bannerville-Le-Campagne War Cemetery VI B 4

HAWORTH, John
Leading Aircraftman, 1146272, Royal Air Force VR
15/04/1944, 22 years
CWG Mellor St Mary Churchyard Row 17 Grave 9

HAYDOCK, Alan
Driver, T/1736674, Royal Army Service Corps
15/07/1944
CWG Secqueville- En-Bessin War Cemetery II C 4

HAYTHORNTHWAITE, Charles
Flying Officer, 50111, 41 Operational Training Unit, Royal Air Force
17/08/1944, 24 years
CWG Mellor Methodist Chapelyard New Ground Row G Grave 41

HEARNE, Peter
Private, 7366078, 195th Airlanding Field Ambulance, Royal Army Medical Corps
06/06/1944, 25 years 
CWG Hermanville War Cemetery 1 G 7

HEATON, David
Private, 3856916, 2nd Battalion, Border Regiment 
31/03/1944, 24 years
Imphal War Cemetery 6 C 7

HEATON, Fred
Aircraftman 2nd Class, 1024463, Royal Air Force VR
17/04/1944, 33 years
CWG Blackburn Cemetery Section H N/C Grave 229

HERVIOU, Edgar John
Private, 11271282, 2/4th Battalion, Hampshire Regiment 
25/06/1944, 21 years
CWG Assisi War Cemetery VIII B 2

HEYWOOD, Joseph
Lance Sergeant, 3387389, 6th Battalion, King’s Own Scottish Borders
27/04/1944, 37 years
CWG Valkenswaard War Cemetery Noord-Brabant II D 12

HIGGINSON, Henry Joseph
Corporal, 3601829, 15th Reconnaissance Corps RAC
06/08/1944, 28 years
CWG St Charles De Percy War Cemetery Calvados V C 3

HIGGINSON, Ernest
Sergeant, 3385205, 1st Battalion, Northamptonshire Regiment 
22/12/1944, 27 years
CWG Imphal War Cemetery 6 K 3

HINCHCLIFFE, George
Signaller
The newspaper obituary is dated 03/11/1944 and states that he was the adopted son of Mr and Mrs T. Gornall.
However we have not been able to identify him in the official records

HODGKINSON, Frank
Aircraftman, 1039619, 211 Squadron, Royal Air Force VR 
16/10/1944, 23 years
CWG Labuan War Cemetery U C5

HODGSON, Richard
Flying Officer, 135647, 640 Squadron, Royal Air Force VR 
25/03/1944
CWG Reichswald Forest War Cemetery 7.B.2

HODGSON, Robert
Private, 7938384, 58th Company, Pioneer Corps 
16/06/1944, 38 years
CWG Ranville War Cemetery Calvados III D 16

HOLDEN, Edward
Private, 3388871, 5th Battalion, East Lancashire Regiment 
16/07/1944, 25 years
CWG Fontenay-le-Pesnel War Cemetery Tessel III F5

HOLDEN, Harry
Trooper, 14307346, Royal Armoured Corps
18/07/1944, 20 years
CWG Bayeux Calvados Memorial Panel 10 Column 1

HOLDEN, John Richard
Private, 339337, 1/6th Battalion, East Surrey Regiment 
12/05/1944, 21 years
CWG Cassino War Cemetery XII F19

HOLDEN, Roger
Aircraftman 2nd Class, 1697354, Royal Air Force VR
14/05/1944
CWG Pleasington Priory RC Churchyard L E 19

HOLDEN Stanley
Rifleman, 3782973, 2nd Battalion, Royal Ulster Rifles 
19/07/1944, 20 years
CWG Banneville-La-Campagne War Cemetery Calvados I A20

HOLT, Albert
Private, 3864820, Loyal Regiment (North Lancashire)
19/09/1944, 38 years
CWG Florence War Cemetery IV C14

HOOLE, Fred
Private, 3385389, 7th Battalion (Green Howards), Yorkshire Regiment 
16/06/1944, 28 years
CWG Hottot-les-Bagnes War Cemetery Calvados IV D7

HOOLE, Joseph Cottam
Private, 3778695, 1st Battalion, Leicestershire Regiment
23/08/1944, 28 years
CWG St Desir War Cemetery Calvados V D8

HOUGHTON, Alan
Private, 14424773, 1st Battalion, East Lancashire Regiment 
05/09/1944, 18 years
CWG London Cemetery & Extension Longueval Somme Plot 13 Row G Grave 10

HOWE, John Valentine
Sergeant, 3389253, ‘B’ Squadron, 144th Regiment, Royal Armoured Corps
08/08/1944, 24 years
CWG Banneville-la-Campagne W Cemetery Calvados VI F 12

HUNT, Richard
Lance Sergeant, 1526687, 13th Anti-Tank Regiment, Royal Artillery 
28/10/1944, 25 years
CWG Coriano Ridge War Cemetery XVII E2

HURST, Albert
Driver, 2344343, 6th Airborne Divisional Signals, Royal Corps of Signals 
08/06/1944, 28 years
CWG Bayeux Memorial Calvados Panel 12 Col 2

I
ISHERWOOD, Arthur
Sergeant, 552279, Royal Air Force
12/03/1944, 22 years
CWG Kirkee War Cemetery 9 A13

J
JACKSON, John
Lance Corporal, 4981365, 1st Battalion (The Buffs), Royal East Kent Regiment
01/05/1944, 24 years
CWG Beach Head War Cemetery Anzio XIII G10

JONES, Ronald William
Corporal, 5342918, 2nd Battalion, Royal Warwickshire Regiment
07/08/1944, 24 years
CWG Bayeux War Cemetery Calvados XVIII A 12

K
KARCK, David Lee
Sergeant, 1218405, 93 Squadron, Royal Air Force 
28/08/1944, 23 years
CWG Mazargues War Cemetery Marseilles Plot 3 Row E Grave 40

KENYON, Wilfred Owen
Sergeant, 1589152, 576 Squadron, Royal Air Force 
27/08/1944, 19 years
CWG Runnymede Memorial Panel 232

KENYON, Arthur Thomas
Flying Officer, 185554, 35 Squadron, Royal Air Force 
24/12/1944, 23 years
CWG Prestwich St Mary Churchyard Clough Section 3 Row 6 Grave 83

KERSHAW, James Howarth
Trooper, 3858399, 18th Regiment, Reconnaissance Corps 
12/09/1944, 25 years
CWG Singapore Memorial Column 2

KING, James
Sapper, M/54346, 10th Field Squadron, Royal Canadian Engineers 
05/09/1944
CWG Montecchio War Cemetery III B 8

KNOWLES, George
Private, 3781353, 12th Battalion, The King’s Regiment (Liverpool) 
14/04/1944, 32 years
CWG Blackburn Cemetery X C/E Grave 106

L
LAY, John
Private, 3783687, 1st Battalion, South Lancashire Regiment
23/06/1944, 19 years
CWG La Delvrande War Cemetery Douvre V F 5

LEACH, Fred Vesey
Gunner, 1114311, 125th Anti-Tank Regiment, Royal Artillery 
12/09/1944, 32 years
CWG Singapore Memorial Column 23

LEE, William
Private, 4747137, 1st Battalion, York & Lancaster Regiment 
25/02/1944, 24 years
CWG Casino Memorial Panel 10

LESTER, John
Sergeant, 3775745, 2nd Battalion, The Kings Regiment (Liverpool)
26/06/1944, 24 years
CWG Assisi War Cemetery VIII H 9

LEWIS, Victor A.E
Lance Corporal, 7877044, 1st King’s Dragoon Guards, RAC
27/03/1944
CWG Salerno War Cemetery III E 17

M
McHUGH, Francis
Fusilier, 4204306, 1st Battalion, Royal Welsh Fusiliers 
04/05/1944, 27 years
CWG Rangoon Memorial Face 9

MACKERETH, Gilbert
Trooper, 3456824, 51st (The Leeds Rifles), Royal Tank Regiment RAC
22/05/1944, 24 years
CWG Cassino War Cemetery I C 22

MALONEY, Edward
Bombardier, 3380704, Royal Artillery
25/01/1944, 39 years
CWG Blackburn Cemetery N/C 
Section 1 Grave 832

McHUGH, Francis 
Fusilier, 4204306, 1st Battalion, Royal Welsh Fusiliers
04/05/1944, 27 years
Rangoon Memorial Face 9, Myanmar

MORAN, Hubert
Flying Officer, 160760, 29 Operational Training Unit, Royal Air Force VR
17/05/1944, 20 years
CWG Blackburn Pleasington Cemetery 
Section G Grave 61

MORLEY, James
Private, 3387076, 1st Battalion, East Lancashire Regiment 
24/10/1944, 24 years 
CWG Bergen-op-Zoom War Cemetery Noord Brabant 17 A 10

MOXHAM, Joseph Edward
Lance Corporal, 14642371, 2nd Battalion, North Staffordshire Regiment 
30/05/1944, 34 years
CWG Beach Head war Cemetery Anzio XVI B 6

MULLINEAUX Ernest
Private, 4919870, 7th Battalion, South Staffordshire Regiment 
07/08/1944, 28 years 
CWG Bayeaux War Cemetery XXII C 10

MYERSCOUGH, Thomas Gerard
Staff Sergeant, 7528742, Royal Elec. & Mech. Engineers
17/06/1944, 33 years
CWG Hermanville War Cemetery 1 U 10

N
NEVILLE, Robert Edward
Private, 3388339, 9th Battalion, Durham Light Infantry 
12/08/1944, 32 years
CWG St Manvieu War Cemetery XIV A6

NORRIS, Thomas Herbert Arnold
Lance Corporal, 3391411, 1st Battalion, East Lancashire Regiment 
22/07/1944, 31 years
CWG Brouay War Cemetery Calvados III F 14

O
OLDHAM, Joshua
Trooper, 3392226, 144th Regiment, Royal Armoured Corps 
08/08/1944
CWG Banneville-la-Campagne West Cemetery
Calvados V B 16

O’HANLON, Michael
Greaser, Merchant Navy (SS Fort Norfolk)
24/06/1944 34 Years
CWG Tower Hill Memorial Panel 51

O’MALLEY, Austin
Private, 3386245, Army Catering Corps attached to 1st Battalion, ELR
12/09/1944, 27 years
CWG Schoonselhof Cemetery Antwepen II D 3

ORMEROD, Arnold
Private, 3383763, 1st Battalion, Loyal Regiment (North Lancashire) 
03/06/1944
CWG Beach Head War Cemetery Anzio III F 3

ORMEROD, Albert
Private, 11051708, 10th Battalion, Parachute Regiment 
23/09/1944, 23 years
CWG Groesbeek Memorial Gelderland Panel 9

ORMOND, Henry
Private,
We are unable to confirm our identification of this man with the available information

OWEN, James
Private, 3387529, 5th Battalion, East Lancashire Regiment 
16/07/1944
CWG Fontenay-le-Pesnel War Cemetery Tessel Calvados V B7

P
PARK, John
Private, 14202004, 7th Battalion; King’s Own Scottish Borders
04/04/1944, 21 years
CWG Blackburn Cemetery Section C RC Grave 1680

PARKINSON, George Edward
Pilot Officer, 413416, 460 Squadron Royal Australian Air Force 
15/03/1944, 28 years
CWG Runnymede Memorial Panel 258

PARKINSON, George Fielding
Captain, 92595, 5th Battalion, East Lancashire Regiment 
16/07/1944, 31 years
CWG Fontenay-le-Pesnel War Cemetery Tessel III F 1

PARKINSON, Richard
Private, 3388406, 1st Battalion, East Lancashire Regiment 
12/08/1944, 25 years 
CWG Brouay War Cemetery Calvados I C 13

PATEFIELD, Ronald
Private, 4919684, 7th Battalion, South Staffordshire Regiment
25/03/1944, 27 years
CWG Blackburn Cemetery D N/C Grave 4482

PEARSON, Edward
Private, 3388598, 1st Battalion, The King’s Regiment (Liverpool)
05/03/1944, 24 years
CWG Rangoon Memorial Face 6

PEEL, Fred
Gunner, 984181, 191st Field Regiment, Royal Artillery 
22/08/1944, 28 years
CWG St Desir War Cemetery Calvados III A 11

PENDLEBURY, John William
Corporal, 3388123, South Staffordshire Regiment
11/05/1944
CWG New Row Methodist Burial Ground Plot 1 Row 8 Grave 18

PICKUP, James Hurst
Driver, T/10699259, Royal Army Service Corps
11/10/1944, 22 years
CWG Jonkerbos War Cemetery Gelderland 7 B 7

POLLITT, Frederick
Private, 3394188, 5th Battalion, East Lancashire Regiment
16/07/1944, 35 years
CWG Fontenay-le-Pesnel War Cemetery Ressel Calvados III F 7

POMFRET, Joseph
Private, 2989353, 2nd Battalion, Argyll & Sutherland Highlanders 
21/08/1944, 30 years
CWG Banneville-la-Campagne War Cemetery Calvados

PROCTOR, Francis
Private, 3388851, 5th Battalion, East Lancashire Regiment
16/07/1944, 24 years
CWG Fontenay-le-Pesnel War Cemetery
Ressel Calvados III F 18

R
RAWCLIFFE, William
Sergeant, Home Guard
We are unable to confirm our identification of this man with the available information

READ, Herbert
Corporal, 7893700, 3rd Royal Tank Regiment RAC 
18/07/1944, 24 years
CWG La Delivrande War Cemetery Douvrra Calvados VIII A9

READ, Raymond
Driver, 13038566, Royal Electrical & Mechanical Engineers attached RAC
16/08/1944, 29 years
CWG Bayeux War Cemetery III E 7

READ, William
Private, 3389302, 2nd Battalion, East Lancashire Regiment 
04/11/1944, 25 years
CWG Tankkyan War Cemetery 6 H 23

REARDON-PARKER, John
Lance Corporal, 14550031, 591 Parachute Squadron, Royal Engineers 
07/06/1944, 26 years
CWG Ranville War Cemetery Calvados VA D 2

REDFERN, Arthur
Private, 10602345, 1st Battalion, South Lancashire Regiment 
18/07/1944, 22 years
CWG Ranville War Cemetery IV A 4

RHODES, Clifford
Private, 3783953, 1st Battalion, South Lancashire Regiment
27/06/1944, 20 years
CWG La Delivrande War Cemetery Douvrra X J6

RICHARDS, Robert Daniel
Private, 14210359, 13th Battalion, Parachute Regiment 
05/07/1944, 23 years
CWG Ranville War Cemetery Calvados IIIA B7

RICHARDSON, William
Private, 3386768, 5th Battalion, East Lancashire Regiment 
16/07/1944, 24 years
CWG Fontenay-le-Persel War Cemetery Ressel Calvados III F 13

RIDDEHOUGH, Rowland
Trooper, 14290114, 1st Dragoon Guards, Royal Armoured Corps  
25/06/1944, 21 years
CWG Assisi War Cemetery VIII C 8

RILEY, William Edward
Sergeant, 1515357, 625 Bomber Squadron, Royal Air Force 
20/02/1944, 21 years
CWG Hotton War Cemetery Coll. Grave XI C 9-12

ROACH, John
Private, 14203177, 2nd Battalion, East Yorkshire Regiment 
17/09/1944, 21 years
CWG Soignies Zinnik Communal Cemetery Luxembourg Grave 8909

ROBINSON, John
Corporal, 3386681, 7th Battalion (Green Howards), Yorkshire Regiment
09/08/1944, 24 years
CWG Banneville-la-Campagne War Cemetery Calvados XII D 13

ROBINSON, James Edward
Sergeant, 1594686, 1652 Heavy Conversion Unit, Royal Air Force VR
24/08/1944, 19 years
CWG Hale Cemetery Section T Grave 18

ROBINSON, Norman
Trooper, 14361723, 24th Lancers, Royal Armoured Corps
16/06/1944, 27 years
CWG Till-Sur-Seulles War Cemetery Calvados II K7

ROGERSON, Jack
Sub Lieutenant, Royal Navy VR serving on HMS Isis
20/07/1944
CWG Plymouth Naval Memorial Panel 93 Col 1

ROWLAND, George Arthur
Ordinary Seaman, P/SX555842, Royal Navy serving on MTB 457
27/08/1944
Lytham St John the Divine Churchyard Row 6 Grave 18

RUSHTON, John
Lance Corporal, 3383890, 1st Battalion, East Lancashire Regiment 
17/08/1944, 32 years
CWG Banneville-la-Campagne War Cemetery Calvados VIII E7

RYDEN, Charles Derek
Sergeant Pilot, 1512602, 8 (Observers) Advanced Flying Unit, Royal Air Force VR
29/01/1944, 21 years
CWG Blackburn Cemetery A.R.C Grave 259

S
SCOFIELD, Robert Henry
Squadron Leader, 120349, 83 Squadron, Royal Air Force VR
30/08/1944, 33 years, 
CWG Runnymede Memorial Panel 201

SHARPLES, Herbert
Corporal, 995173, Royal Air Force VR
25/09/1944, 30 years
CWG Blackburn Cemetery Section B N/C Grave 1207

SHORROCK, George Arson
Private, 14413614, Hallamshire Battalion, York & Lancaster Regiment
16/07/1944, 19 years
CWG St Manvieu War Cemetery Cheux Calvados V A 13

SINGLETON, Clifford 
Private, 3387204, 5th Battalion, East Lancashire Regiment 
31/07/1944, 24 years
CWG St Manvieu War Cemetery Cheux Calvados II C 3

SMALL, Albert
Sergeant, 1131750, 550 Squadron, Royal Air Force VR.
07/06/1944, 35 years
CWG Eragny Communal Cemetery Val d’Oise Grave 1

SMITH, George Oliver
Lance Sergeant, 2618953, 5th Battalion, Grenadier Guards
09/05/1944, 31 years
CWG Casino Memorial Panel 3

SNAPE, Henry
Corporal, 3601834, 1st Battalion, Manchester Regiment 
18/07/1944, 24 years
CWG Ryes War Cemetery Bazenville Calvados VI H 10

SOURBUTTS, Fred
Private, 3388430, 5th Battalion, East Lancashire Regiment 
29/07/1944
CWG Bayeux Memorial Calvados Panel 14 Col 3

SOUTHWORTH, Harry
Fusilier, 3524671, 6th Battalion, Royal Inniskilling Fusiliers 
15/05/1944, 29 years
CWG Cassino War Cemetery XI A 10

SPARKS, Roy Eric
Private, 5827299, 5th Battalion, Suffolk Regiment 
11/01/1944, 22 years
CWG Chungkai War Cemetery 3 F 14

STANDRING, Eddie
Warrant Officer, 1022083, 115 Squadron, Royal Air Force VR 
30/11/1944, 26 years
CWG Reichswald Forest War Cemetery 25 A 3

STEVENS, Harold
Telegraphist, D/JX580547, Royal Navy serving on MTB 451
08/07/1944, 20 years
CWG Plymouth Naval Memorial Panel 88 Col 3

STEVENS, Leonard
Colour Sergeant, 3381220, 5th Battalion, East Lancashire Regiment 
05/08/1944, 39 years
CWG Blackburn Cemetery Z C/E Grave 2018

STEWART, Richard
Lieutenant, 245965, Royal Engineers
03/08/1944, 28 years
CWG Redcar Cemetery Plot R Row 1 Grave 4

STONE, Fred
Riflemen, 4206748, 1st Battalion, Royal Ulster Rifles 
02/03/1944, 21 years
CWG Cassino War Memorial Panel 11

STONES, James Cartmel
Flight Sergeant, 591474, 12 Pilot Advanced Flying Unit, Royal Air Force
10/08/1944, 22 years
CWG Mellow St Mary Churchyard Row 16 Grave 14

SUTTON, William
Private, 3658315, 7th Battalion (Green Howards), Yorkshire Regiment
06/06/1944, 28 years
CWG Bayeux War Cemetery Calvados XI F 15

SWIFT, Thomas
Private, 3389333, 2nd Battalion, East Lancashire Regiment 
22/02/1944, 24 years
CWG Tankkyan War Cemetery 11 G8

T
TATE, William A
Private, 10674195, Army Catering Corps attached 505 Infantry Brigade
16/09/1944, 36 years
CWG Fauberg D’Amiens Cemetery Arras Pas de Calais Plot 8 Row A Grave 27

TAYLOR, Harold
Lieutenant, 251624, 1st Battalion, East Lancashire Regiment
17/08/1944, 30 years
CWG Bayeux War Cemetery Calvados III E 12

TENNANT, Vincent Ernest
Private, 3389017, 1st Battalion, South Lancashire Regiment
28/06/1944, 27 years
CWG Bayeux War Cemetery Calvados Panel 15 Column 3

TETLEY, William Hindle
Leading Radio Mechanic, FX590464, Royal Navy serving at HMS Bherunda, Columbo
12/01/1944
CWG Colombo Liveramentu Cemetery 2.0.9

THOMPSON, Edward
Aircraftman 1st Class, 1698859, Royal Air Force
29/03/1944, 21 years
CWG Suez War Memorial Cemetery 3 F 8

THORNBER, Richard
Sub Lieutenant, Royal Navy VR serving on HM LCT(A) 2191
06/06/1944, 26 years
CWG Hermanville War Cemetery 1 E 12

TOTTY, Norman George
Flying Officer, 128513, 15 Squadron, Royal Air Force VR
15/02/1944, 31 years
CWG Runnymede Memorial Panel 209

TOWERS, Sydney
Guardsman, 2659409, 1st Battalion, Coldstream Guards 
11/08/1944, 26 years
CWG St Charles de Percy War Cemetery Calvados III G 14

W
WADDINGTON, Albert Edward
Private, 3383328, 1st Battalion, East Lancashire Regiment 
18/09/1944, 35 years
Adegem Canadian War Cemetery Oost-Vlaanderen II AA 9

WADDINGTON, Edward
Stoker 1st Class, P/KX159699, Royal Navy serving on HMS Capel
26/12/1944
CWG Portsmouth Naval memorial Panel 86 Col 2

WALSH, William Geoffrey
14389210, Private, 5th Battalion, East Lancashire Regiment
16/07/1944, 20 years
CWG Fontenay-Le-Pesnel War Cemetery, Tessel, France III F 20

WATSON, Peter Browing 
Major, 37812, 2nd Battalion, East Lancashire Regiment
03/11/1944, 37 years
CWG Tankkyan War Cemetery Mynamar 6 J 18

WATTS, Jack
Private, 3604938, 2nd Battalion, Border Regiment 
18/03/1944, 31 years
CWG Rangoon Memorial Face 14

WEST, John Charles
Fusilier, 11265838, 9th (City of London) Battalion, Royal Fusiliers
17/09/1944, 22 years
CWG Ancona War Cemetery IV B 10

WHALLEY, Wilfred
Sergeant, 1034217, 90 Squadron, Royal Air Force VR 
23/05/1944
CWG Blackburn Cemetery J N/C 1816

WHALLEY, Emmanuel James
Warrant Officer Class 1, 398734, Military Provost Staff Corps
04/07/1944, 40 years
CWG Fayid War Cemetery 2 E 14

WHITTAKER, Arnold
Able Seaman, D/JX416124, Royal Navy serving on MGB 692
01/09/1944, 20 years
CWG Blackburn Cemetery H N/C Grave 303

WHITTAKER, Joseph
Private, 3715228, 8th battalion, Argyll & Sutherland Highlanders
28/11/1944, 25 years
CWG Santerno Valley War Cemetery I A 11

WHITTLE, Gilbert
Gunner, 14243243, 31st Field Regiment, Royal Artillery 
12/02/1944
CWG Cassino War Cemetery VII K1

WILKINSON, Maurice
Lieutenant, 296236, 298th Battery, Royal Artillery
30/07/1944, 31 years
CWG Fontenay-le-Pesnal War Cemetery Calvados II D 3

WILSON, Matthew
Fusiler, 3134438, 11th Battalion, Royal Scots Fusiliers 
22/08/1944, 30 years
CWG Blackburn Cemetery H N/C Grave 315

WILSON, George Arthur, DFC
Squadron Leader, 44459, 487 (RNZAF) Squadron, Royal Air Force
03/09/1944
CWG Lower Darwen St James Churchyard Old Ground Grave G21

WORDEN, Harry
Flying Officer, 154603, 102 Squadron, Royal Air Force 
02/11/1944, 21 years
CWG Brussels Town Cemetery X 26 2

WRIGHT, John
Seaman, LT/JX242698, Royal Navy Patrol Service
11/04/1944, 42 years
CWG Blackburn Cemetery Pleasington J R/C 48