This page is dedicated to members of the family that died in the war effort of World War 1 and World War 2, including civilians that may have lost their lives due to enemy bombing.
World War 1
Name Birth Service Rank Date of Death Place of Death Link
Percy John Odell 1879 Oxford and Bucks Light Infantry Corporal 07 October 1916 Battle of the Somme, France Page >
John Montague Shakeshaft 1888 South African Infantry Private 21 March 1918 Gauche Wood, Somme, France Page >
Francis Thomas Pressland Day 1890 15th Battalion, West Yorkshire Regiment Captain 25 March 1918 Unknown Page >
Christopher Armstrong 1888 Royal Fusiliers Second Lieutenant 09 April 1916 Mesopotamia, Iraq Page >
Christopher Frank Kirshaw Pierson 1898 Royal Flying Corp Second Lieutenant 10 October 1917 France Page >
World War 2
Name Birth Service Rank Date of Death Place of Death Link
John Francis Spencer 1922 2/9th Australian Infantry Battalion Private 20 January 1943 Papua New Guinea Page >
John Robertson Brice 1922 Royal Air Force Bomber Pilot 22 October 1943 Zeeland, Netherlands Page >
Leslie Osborn Orchard 1919 Royal Air Force Sergeant 19 July 1941 Dunkirk, France Page >
Anthony Brice Potts 1923 Royal Air Force Flying Officer 16 September 1943 In the Mediterranean Sea off Italy/Sicily Page >
John Whitmore (Bill) Whiteman 1922 Bedfordshire and Hertfordshire Regiment Lieutenant 22 January 1944 Italy Page >
If you think a family member may have died in the war effort, please contact me from the Contact and Information page so that I can investigate it.