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William Bowry

Date of Death: 26/08/1918Cemetery: Flatiron Copse Cemetery, MametzRank: PrivateService Type: ArmyBattalion, sub-unit or ship: 16th BattalionRegiment/Unit: Royal Welsh FusiliersService Number: 57654Census Years:

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William Arthur Moulding

Date of Death: 25/05/1917Cemetery: Faubourg D'Amiens Cemetery, ArrasRank: PrivateService Type: ArmyBattalion, sub-unit or ship: 16th BattalionRegiment/Unit: Duke of Cambridge's Own (Middlesex Regiment)Service Number: 43372Census Years:

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Richard de Rupe Roche

Date of Birth: --/--/1880Place Of Birth: Ventnor, Isle of WightFather: Capt. Richard Roche, R.N.Mother: Maria Jane RocheSiblings: M G de Rupe RocheDate of Marriage: --/--/1911Spouse: Ethel FultonDate of Death: 08/01/1915Age Actual: 34Cemetery: Houplines Communal Cemetery ExtensionRank: CorporalService Type: ArmyBattalion, sub-unit or ship: 16th BattalionRegiment/Unit: London Regiment (Queen's Westminster Rifles)Service Number: 409Service Record: Mentioned in Despatches. Elder son of Capt. Richard Roche, R.N., and Maria Jane Roche; husband of Ethel Roche, of Culver Cottage, Fletcher Rd., Horsell, Woking. Went to Westminster School in 1893. Upon leaving school he joined the Army and fought in the Boer War. He was ‘wounded dangerously’ on 28 Mar 1901 at Rondal, and awarded the Queen’s South Africa Medal with Clasps: Cape Colony, Orange Free State, Transvaal, Rhodesia, South Africa. He was discharged the same year but maintained links with the military establishment by joining the Queen’s Westminster Rifles. He was a noted marksman, four times making the final hundred to qualify for the King’s prize at Bisley in the years leading up to the Great War. He also represented Ireland in shooting competitions in 1913 and 1914 Called up in August 1914, he went with his Battalion to France on 1 November 1914. In the early hours of 8 January 1915 was shot by a sniper as he crossed open ground to get water for his gun. Two comrades, Rifleman P. H. A. Tibbs, a stretcher-bearer, and Rifleman Pouchot, went to his aid. Tibbs was killed; Pouchot survived and was awarded the Distinguished Conduct Medal for gallantry. Census Years: 1881, 1891, 1911 — Other Information: Lives of the First World War has three additional entries for: Private R de R Roche: 5259962 Serjeant R de R Roche: 5259961 Corporal R de R Roche: 5401503

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William Maurice Stringer

Place Of Birth: WokingFather: Maurice StringerMother: Catherine StringerDate of Death: 02/12/1917Cemetery: Hermies British CemeteryRank: RiflemanService Type: ArmyBattalion, sub-unit or ship: 16th BattalionRegiment/Unit: Royal Irish RiflesService Number: 44674Service Record: Son of Maurice and Catherine Stringer, of 29, Cheapside, Horsell, Woking. Born at Woking, Surrey.Census Years:

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Michael James Humphrey

Date of Birth: --/--/1892Place Of Birth: HorleySpouse: Emily W. L. Underdown (formerly Humphrey)Date of Death: 30/11/1917Age Actual: 26Cemetery: Moeuvres Communal Cemetery ExtensionRank: RiflemanService Type: ArmyBattalion, sub-unit or ship: 16th BattalionRegiment/Unit: London RegimentService Number: 553742Census Years: — Other Information: Son of Mrs. Humphrey, of Horley, Surrey; husband of Emily W. L. Underdown (formerly Humphrey), of 34, Redstone Road, Redhill, Surrey.

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Frederick Ernest James Borer

Date of Birth: --/--/1899Place Of Birth: HorleyFather: Jonathan BorerMother: Kate Sussanah BorerSiblings: Norman Jonathan Borer (Ordinary Seaman, H.M.S. "Bulwark", died 26 November 1914)Date of Death: 04/04/1918Age Actual: 19Cemetery: Pozieres MemorialRank: PrivateService Type: ArmyBattalion, sub-unit or ship: 16th BattalionRegiment/Unit: Machine Gun CorpsService Number: 130624Census Years: — Other Information: Son of Jonathan and Kate Sussanah Borer, of Church Road, Horley, Surrey.

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Charles Wallace Howard

Place Of Birth: Gillingham Date of Marriage: 08/11/1915Spouse: Maud Mary Howard (nee Randell)Date of Death: 22/10/1917Age Actual: 29Cemetery: Tyne Cot MemorialRank: CorporalService Type: ArmyBattalion, sub-unit or ship: 16th BattalionRegiment/Unit: Cheshire RegimentService Number: 51339Census Years:

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William Edward Barnaby

Date of Birth: 21/07/1893Place Of Birth: DormanslandDate of Death: 16/08/1917Age Actual: 24Cemetery: Vimy MemorialRank: Lance CorporalService Type: ArmyBattalion, sub-unit or ship: 16th BattalionRegiment/Unit: Canadian Infantry (Manitoba Regiment)Service Number: 700285Service Record: Enlisted at Winnipeg, December 9th, 1915Census Years: — Other Information: Son of Mrs. A. Mahon (formerly Barnaby), of Basset Cottage, Dormansland, Surrey, England.

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Charlie Field

Mother: Elizabeth FieldDate of Death: 20/09/1917Cemetery: Tyne Cot MemorialRank: PrivateService Type: ArmyBattalion, sub-unit or ship: 16th BattalionRegiment/Unit: Sherwood Foresters (Nottinghamshire and Derbyshire Regiment)Service Number: 70118Service Record: Died 20/22 September 1917Census Years: — Other Information: Son of Mr. H. and Elizabeth Field, of Felcourt, East Grinstead, Sussex.

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Albert John Willie Mercer

Place Of Birth: DorkingFather: Thomas MercerMother: Eliza MercerSiblings: Eliza M A Mercer, Louisa R Mercer, Charles William Mercer (Private, Duke of Cornwall's Light Infantry, died 10 May 1916, Emily Mercer, Lilian MercerSpouse: Emily Elizabeth MercerDate of Death: 15/04/1918Age Actual: 29Cemetery: Ploegsteert MemorialRank: PrivateService Type: ArmyBattalion, sub-unit or ship: 16th BattalionRegiment/Unit: King's Royal Rifle CorpsService Number: R/34032Census Years: — Other Information: Son of Eliza and the late Thomas Mercer; husband of Emily Elizabeth Mercer, of 16, Percy Rd., Watford, Herts.