Epping’s war memorial:

Names remembered from World War II

  

KEY:  (C) Commemorated in Church  (W) Commemorated on War Memorial   (CW) Commemorated in both


  
ARCHER, Hubert J. (1100031) 

Gunner 4 Medium Regiment, Royal Artillery
Died 17th December 1944 Age 34 (C) 

Commemorated FORLI WAR CEMETERY, ITALY

ARMSTRONG, Eric S. (7952843) 

Trooper 1st East Riding Yeomanry, Royal Armoured Corps
Died 28th June 1944 Age 21 (CW) 

Commemorated BAYEUX MEMORIAL, CALVADOS, FRANCE


BATCH, Alexander R. (581494) 

Sergeant (Observer) 226 Squadron, Royal Air Force
Died 2nd July 1941 Age 22 

Commemorated MERVILLE COMMUNAL CEMETERY EXTENSION, FRANCE

BETTIS, Leonard E. (900253) 

Sergeant 59 Squadron Royal Air Force Volunteer Reserve
Died 28th August 1940 (CW) 

Commemorated EPPING CEMETERY

BURTON, Allen H. (125752) 

Flying Officer 247 Squadron, Royal Air Force Volunteer Reserve
Died 18th May 1943 Age 29 

Commemorated PETERSFIELD CEMETERY, HAMPSHIRE


CLARKE, H. C.  

Private 2nd Bn., Ox & Bucks, 6th Airlanding Bde. (Gliders), 6th Airborne Div 
Died 24th March 1945 (CW) 

Commemorated REICHSWALD FOREST, GERMANY

COKER, Cyril M. (194080) 

Captain Royal Corps of Signals, attd. 77th Indian Brigade Signal Section, Indian Signal Corps
Died 6th September 1943 Age 28 (CW) 

Commemorated KIRKEE WAR CEMETERY, INDIA


DAVIDSON, Arthur J. (959179) 

Gunner 3 Regiment, Royal Horse Artillery
Died 10th July 1942 (CW) 

Commemorated EL ALAMEIN WAR CEMETERY, EGYPT

DELANEY, Robert D. (3193010) 

Private 6th Bn., King’s Own Scottish Borderers
Died 26th March 1945 

Commemorated REICHSWALD FOREST, GERMANY

DOGGETT, Charles W. (42207) 

Flying Officer Royal Air Force
Died 17th January 1941 Age 28 (CW) 

Commemorated EPPING CEMETERY


FLACK, Reginald F. (1304494) 

Private Pioneer Corps
Died 3rd October 1943 Age 30 (CW) 

Commemorated SALERNO WAR CEMETERY, ITALY

FLOWER, Herbert C. (P/M34522) 

Engine Room Artificer 1st Class HM Submarine Thames
Died 3rd August 1940 Age 35 

Commemorated PORTSMOUTH NAVAL MEMORIAL


GLADWIN, James A. (6014729) 

Lance Corporal 6th Bn., Lincolnshire Regiment
Died 7th December 1944 Age 22 (CW) 

Commemorated FAENZA WAR CEMETERY, ITALY


HAMMOND, Leslie (T/107570) 

Driver 525 Infantry Brigade Coy., Royal Army Service Corps
Died 6th June 1940 Age 22 (CW) 

Commemorated ST VALERY-EN-CAUX CEMETERY, SEINE-MARITIME, FRANCE


JAMES, Harry (7640081) 

Lance Corporal Royal Electrical & Mechanical Engineers and No.6 Commando
Died 12th June 1944 Age 26 (CW) 

Commemorated RANVILLE WAR CEMETERY, CALVADOS, FRANCE

JOCELYN, Robert (C/J151214) 

Able Seaman HMS Cleopatra, Royal Navy
Died 16th July 1943 Age 27 

Commemorated MALTA (CAPUCCINI) NAVAL CEMETERY

JOHNS, I. P. 

Sub-Lieutenant HMS Blackcap, Royal Naval Volunteer Reserve
Died 7th March 1943 

Commemorated BAYEUX WAR CEMETERY, FRANCE

JOHNSON, Henry W. (992997) 

Gunner 104 (The Essex Yeomanry) Regiment, Royal Horse Artillery.
Died 14th April 1942 (CW) 

Commemorated HELIOPOLIS WAR CEMETERY, EGYPT

JONES, Sidney R. (65537) 

Flying Officer Royal Air Force Volunteer Reserve
Died 12th February 1943 

Commemorated EPPING CEMETERY


KEARNS, Maurice W. (6031600) 

Private 6th (10th Bn., Royal Welch Fusiliers) Bn., Parachute Rgt., A.A.C. 
Died 10th September 1943 Age 20 (CW) 

Commemorated CASSINO MEMORIAL, ITALY


LADHAM, Kenneth A. (876742) 

Gunner 1 Field Regiment, Royal Artillery
Died 3rd March 1941 Age 21 (CW) 

Commemorated KEREN WAR CEMETERY, ERITREA

LOVE, Joseph H. 

Chief Engineer Officer SS Tewkesbury, Merchant Navy
Died 5th September 1943 Age 57 (CW) 

Commemorated ALL SAINTS CHURCH, THEYDON GARNON


McCORMACK, John B. (50661) 

Pilot Officer 102 Squadron Royal Air Force
Died 10th September 1942 Age 23 (CW) 

Commemorated RUNNYMEDE MEMORIAL, SURREY

MOSS, Harry A. (6010474) 

Private 4th Bn., Suffolk Regiment
Died 6th July 1943 Age 26 (CW) 

Commemorated KANCHANABURI WAR CEMETERY, THAILAND


PERRY, Herbert J. (6848621) 

Lance Serjeant 7th (1st Bn., The London Rifle Brigade) Bn., Rifle Brigade
Died 25th September 1944 Age 27 (CW) 

Commemorated FLORENCE WAR CEMETERY, ITALY

PHILPOTT, Norman R. (14614437) 

Private 9th Bn., Parachute Regiment, AAC
Died 6th June 1944 

Commemorated BAYEUX MEMORIAL, FRANCE

PRATT, Herbert G. (1202339) 

Flight Sergeant (W/Op) 106 Squadron, Royal Air Force Volunteer Reserve
Died 8th May 1944 Age 33 

Commemorated ORLEANS WAR CEMETERY, FRANCE


RICHARDSON, A. J. (910760) 

Warrant Officer 44 (Rhodesia) Squadron, Royal Air Force Volunteer Reserve
Died 25th June 1944 Age 22 (CW) 

Commemorated BELLENCOMBRE COMMUNAL CEMETERY, SEINE-MARITIME, FRANCE

RENTON, James T. (3190016) 

Lance Corporal 6th Bn., King’s Own Scottish Borderers
Died 14th September 1944 Age 25 

Commemorated VALKENSWARRD WAR CEMETERY, NETHERLANDS

RUMSBY, John N. (1586158) 

Flight Sergeant Royal Air Force Volunteer Reserve
Died 11th September 1944 Age 27 (CW) 

Commemorated RUNNYMEADE MEMORIAL, SURREY


SANDERS, E. L. (P/KX 663925) 

Stoker 2nd Class HMS Wrestler, Royal Navy
Died 6th June 1944 (CW) 

Commemorated PORTSMOUTH NAVAL MEMORIAL, HAMPSHIRE

SAPSFORD, G.  

Private (CW) 28th Anti-Aircraft Btn., Royal Engineers

SHARPE, George L. (6024734) 

Private 1st Bn., Essex Regiment
Died 29th November 1941 Age 26 (CW) 

Commemorated KNIGHTSBRIDGE CEMETERY, ACROMA, LIBYA 

SINCLAIR, Eric M. (2585231) 

Driver2 2nd Armoured Div Signals (the Middlesex Yeomanry)
Died 8th December 1943 

Commemorated ANCONA WAR CEMETERY, ITALY

SLATER, Walter J. (1633586) 

Leading Aircraftman Royal Air Force Volunteer Reserve
Died 7th November 1944 Age 34 

Commemorated RUNNYMEDE MEMORIAL, SURREY

SMITH, Frederick (6014578) 

Private 1st/4th Bn., Essex Regiment
Died 29th June 1942 Age 22 (CW) 

Commemorated EL ALAMEIN WAR CEMETERY, EGYPT

SMITH, Frank E. L. (6014812) 

Corporal 1st/4th Btn., Essex Regiment
Died 17th February 1943 Age 23 (CW) 

Commemorated BENGHAZI WAR CEMETERY, LIBYA

STREET, Walter (T/275397) 

Driver 53 Infantry Brigade Group Coy., Royal Army Service Corps
Died 2nd July 1943 

Commemorated KANCHANABURI WAR CEMETERY, THAILAND


TREDGETT, H. J. (LT/KX 150237) 

Engineman HM Motor Minesweeper 8, Royal Naval Patrol Service
Died 24th June 1944 (CW) 

Commemorated TILLY-SUR-SEULLES WAR CEMETERY, CALVADOS, FRANCE

TURNER, Alfred W. (T/118101) 

Driver 51 Div Ammunition Company, Royal Army Service Corps
Died 11th June 1940 Age 23 (CW) 

Commemorated ST VALERY-EN-CAUX CEMETERY, SEINE-MARITIME, FRANCE

TURNER, J. Gunner (CW)

TURPIN, Frederic G. (7646462) 

Craftsman attd. 71st Infantry Brigade, Royal Electrical & Mechanical Engineers
Died 7th October 1944 Age 31 (CW) 

Commemorated VALKENSWAARD WAR CEMETERY, NOORD-BRABANT, NETHERLANDS


WARD, Wallace H. (876921) 

Bombardier 8 res. AA Regiment, Royal Artillery
Died 2nd August 1942 Age 22 (CW) 

Commemorated KIRKEE WAR CEMETERY, INDIA

WEBSTER, William B. (129913) 

Captain Royal Army Service Corps
Died 22nd December 1941 

Commemorated BETHERSDEN (ST MARGARETS) CHURCHYARD, KENT

WHIFFIN, David W. (158101) 

Pilot Officer Royal Air Force Volunteer Reserve
Died 22nd February 1944 Age 22 (CW) 

Commemorated OTTAWA MEMORIAL, OTTAWA, CANADA.

WRIGHT, Walter H. (269964) 

Captain Royal Army Service Corps
Died 1st January 1945 Age 30 (CW) 

Commemorated BRUNSSUM WAR CEMETERY, LIMBURG, NETHERLANDS


picture courtesy of the Royal British Legion