yeovil at war

The Fallen

Yeovil men who gave their lives in the Great War

 

This is an index of the names of Yeovil men who gave their lives in the First World War.

This will be an ongoing project during 2014-18. Clicking a highlighted name will lead to the page for that person.

 

+ = commemorated on the Borough War Memorial (236)
+
= commemorated on the Preston Plucknett War Memorial (15)
On both memorials (3)   Not commemorated (68 - see bottom of page)   Total (321)


Abbott, Walter John + (03 November 1916, 41) Royal Marine Light Infantry, HMS Humber
Adams, Henry David + (30 August 1917, 36) 2nd Battalion, Wiltshire Regiment
Adams, Walter Horace + ( 05 June 1916, 17) Royal Marine Light Infantry, HMS Hampshire
Aldworth, Edwin Percival + (08 April 1918, 21) 2nd Battalion, Coldstream Guards
Allen, Walter William + (16 September 1916, 38) 6th Battalion, Somerset Light Infantry
Allen, William George + (10 November 1914, 27) 2nd Battalion, Grenadier Guards
Andrew, Richard Ewart + (11 August 1917, 19) 8th Battalion, Royal Inniskilling Fusiliers
Aplin, Kenneth Shorland (01 November 1914, 22) 2nd Battalion, Royal Inniskilling Fusiliers
Arnold, Douglas Arthur + (03 May 1917, 20) 1st Battalion, Somerset Light Infantry
Axe, Walter (22 April 1918, 31) 1st Battalion, Somerset Light Infantry
Axe, William James + (19 August 1916, 20) 1st Battalion, Somerset Light Infantry
Bailey, Frank + (02 August 1917, ??) 3rd Battalion, Grenadier Guards
Bailey, John Lionel + (11 April 1918, 24) 2nd Battalion, Coldstream Guards
Barnes, Frederick Charles + (23 November 1917, 24) 5th Battalion, Somerset Light Infantry
Batten, George Samuel (17 August 1915, 29) Dorsetshire Regiment
Batten, John Henry Strode (25 October 1914, 39) 1st Battalion, King's (Liverpool Regt)
Beare, Lionel Alfred (22 August 1914, 27) 2nd Battalion, Dorsetshire Regiment
Belben, Harold John + (16 January 1916, 23) 1st/5th Battalion, Hampshire Regiment
Bell, Edward Bertie + (21 November 1917, 30) 1st Dorset Yeomanry (Queen's Own)
Bell, George + (23 October 1918, ??) 10th Battalion, Worcestershire Regiment
Bennett, Edgar George + (31 July 1917, 26) 8th Battalion, Lincolnshire Regiment
Bidgood , John James + (06 July 1915, 21) 1st Battalion, Somerset Light Infantry
Billen, James Herbert + (24 April 1917, 30) Howe Battalion, Royal Naval Division
Bindon, William John + (28 April 1917, 22) 8th Battalion, Somerset Light Infantry
Blake, Gerald Henry Hinuber (05 August 1916, 17) 17th Battalion, Royal Fusiliers
Blake, Herbert Charles + ( 25 December 1916, 29) 2nd Battalion, Coldstream Guards
Blake, Sidney Reginald + (05 September 1918, 19) 20th Battalion, The London Regiment
Blake, William (29 March 1915, 33) 24th Brigade, Royal Field Artillery
Blake, William George + (22 November 1917, 18)  5th (POW) Battalion, Devonshire Regiment
Blandford, Colin W + (25 August 1916, 28) 1st Battalion, Somerset Light Infantry
Boucher, William Robert (23 December 1917, 23) Royal Navy
Bowden, Albert (27 April 1915, 35)  1st Battalion, Dorsetshire Regiment
Bowerman, Stanley + (13 November 1917, ??) 1st/1st Dorset Yeomanry (Queen's Own)
Britton, Richard (6 August 1915, 31)  4th Battalion, Worcestershire Regiment
Brown, Richard + (28 April 1917, 39) 8th Battalion, Somerset Light Infantry
Brown, Walter Henry (10 August 1916, 21)  7th Battalion, Gloucestershire Regiment
Brutton, Robert Hall + (15 January 1916, 53) 1st/5th Battalion, Somerset Light Infantry
Bucknall, Benjamin James (28 August 1918, 20)  16th Battalion, London Regiment
Burbage, Frederick James + (30 May 1916, 23) HMS Essex
Burbage, Harry Henry + (09 January 1918, 21) 1st/5th Battalion, Somerset Light Infantry
Burgess, Albert Ernest + (16 August 1917, 32) 7th Battalion, Somerset Light Infantry
Burrows, Stanley + (31 May 1916, 24) Royal Marine Light Infantry, HMS Indefatigable
Bussell, William + (01 July 1916, 30) 9th Battalion, Devonshire Regiment
Campbell, William John + (29 April 1918, 21) 2nd/5th Battalion, Gloucester Regiment
Cavill, Alfred James + (17 September 1915, 34) 6th Battalion, Somerset Light Infantry
Channing, Arthur William + (23 February 1917, 40) Royal Marine Light Infantry
Chant, Bertie Thomas + (01 July 1916, 21) 1st Battalion, Somerset Light Infantry
Chant, Frederick Ernest + (November 1920, 30) 3rd Battalion, Hampshire Regiment
Chapman, William James + (04 October 1917, 19) 1st Battalion, Queen's Own
Chester, Frank George (02 September 1914, ??) 2nd Battalion, Grenadier Guards
Chislett, Jesse + (12 April 1918, 30) 2nd Battalion, Worcestershire Regiment
Chudleigh, Jack Eustace + (19 September 1916, 19) 14th Battalion, London Regiment
Clements, Arthur James + (19 February 1916, 29) 6th Battalion, Somerset Light Infantry
Collins, Robert Rendell + (24 December 1918, 23) 4th Battalion, Somerset Light Infantry
Collins, Robert Selway (26 October 1916, 27) 18th Battalion, Welsh Regiment
Cook, Arthur James (22 May 1918, 36)  101st Company, Labour Corps
Coombs, William Theodore + (30 August 1918, 27) 1st Battalion, Devonshire Regiment
Cooper, George Henry + (19 November 1916, 33) 8th Battalion, Somerset Light Infantry
Counter, Walter Gill + (22 September 1914, 27) Royal Marine Light Infantry, HMS Aboukir
Cox, Albert Frank (20 November 1915, 23) Grenadier Guards
Cox, Ernest George + (31 May 1916, 18) Royal Navy, HMS Black Prince
Crouch, James Henry + (31 May 1918, 34) Royal Marine Light Infantry, Royal Naval Division
Curtis, Edward + (25 September 1915, 38) 6th Battalion, Somerset Light Infantry
Dade, Henry George + (31 August 1916, 23) 1st/5th Battalion, Somerset Light Infantry
Dargue, Percy (29 May 1916, 18) 2/8th Battalion, Lancashire Fusiliers
Davey, Reginald Frank + (05 September 1918, 26) Canadian Field Artillery
Davey, Thomas Charles + (08 May 1915, 21) 1st Battalion, York & Lancaster Regiment
Davis, Herbert John + (03 September 1914, 29) 1st Battalion, Wiltshire Regiment
Davis, Reginald Richard  (18 November 1916, 20)  11th Battalion, Border Regiment
Deacon, Charles Mark  ++ (29 August 1918, 19) 2nd Battalion, Royal Berkshire Regiment
Denmead, Thomas John A + (19 April 1917, 20) 2nd/4th Battalion, Gloucester Regiment
Dicks, Harold + (16 August 1917, 27) 7th Battalion, Duke of Cornwall's Light Infantry
Diment, Ernest Reginald + (31 May 1916, 29) Royal Navy, HMS Indefatigable
Donovan, Albert George + (01 November 1918, 30) 1st Battalion, Somerset Light Infantry
Down, Reginald Harold ( 25 November 1917, 20) 9th Battalion, Royal Fusiliers
Earl, John Charles + (06 November 1917, 32) 1st Battalion, Duke of Cornwall's Light Infantry
Eason, Ernest Edward ( 26 August 1914, 20) Somerset Light Infantry
Eason, Samuel Phillip + (02 November 1914, 28) 1st Battalion, Somerset Light Infantry
Eastment, James + (29 April 1914, ??) 1st Battalion, Devonshire Regiment
Ewens, Lionel Richard + (26 October 1917, 28) 9th Company, Canadian Machine Gun Corps
Fitkin, Harry + (09 December 1918, 25) 501st Field Company, Royal Engineers
Fone, James Walter + (22 November 1916, 36) 46th Battalion, Training Reserve
Fooks, Ptolemy Harry + (16 August 1919, 21) 2nd/5th Battalion, Somerset Light Infantry
Foot, Edward Silke + (16 September 1916, 33) 43rd Company, Machine Gun Corps
Fox, Charles + (12 June 1918, 31) 2nd Battalion, Somerset Light Infantry
Fry, Robert + (16 August 1917, ??) Somerset Light Infantry
Gadd, William Thomas + (23 September 1917, 37) 12th Battalion, Royal Sussex Regiment
Gale, Leonard Alfred G + (25 September 1915, 19) 6th Battalion, Somerset Light Infantry
Gale, Reginald + (30 July 1916, 19) 1st Battalion, Somerset Light Infantry
Gapp, Edmund John B + (03 May 1917, ??) Household Battalion
Garrett, Frederick George + (30 December 1917, 23) 2nd/4th Battalion, Dorset Regiment
Garrett, Sidney + (04 September 1916, 20) 6th Battalion, Somerset Light Infantry
Gatcombe, Alfred James + (25 May 1915, 33) Royal Navy, HMS Triumph
Gatehouse, Ernest + (01 January 1918, 25) 1st Battalion, Hampshire Regiment
Gillingham, Harwood Walter (25 September 1915, 19) Gordon Highlanders
Glass, Harold (27 October 1918, 19) Queen's Own (Royal West Kent Regiment)
Glover, Stanley (02 July 1916, 32) Wiltshire Regiment
Godfrey, Norman Carter + (16 April 1918, ??) 5th Battalion, Tank Regiment
Goodland, Herbert Samuel (06 October 1918, 41) 9th Railway Coy., Royal Engineers
Gosney, Harold + (23 September 1915, ??) 1st Battalion, South Wales Borderers
Gough, Stanley Reginald + (18 June 1918, 19) 10th Battalion, Worcester Regiment
Gould, Bert + (21 August 1915, 30) 6th Battalion, Loyal North Lancashire Regiment
Gray, Edward Bernard + (17 May 1918, ??) Somerset Light Infantry
Gray, W + - identity unconfirmed
Greenham, William Henry (13 October 1915, ??) South Wales Borderers
Gregory, Alfred Thomas Lyndell + L (01 October 1918, 19) Ox & Bucks Light Infantry
Gundry, Alfred + (26 April 1915, 33) 1st Battalion, Somerset Light Infantry
Guppy, Sidney
(09 April 1917, 37) 7th Battalion, Somerset Light Infantry
Guppy, William Henry Stanley (22 October 1917, 21) Lancashire Fusiliers
Hallett, Reginald (11 September 1918, ??) Oxford & Bucks Light Infantry
Hallett, William (21 July 1918, ??) 2nd/4th Battalion, King's Own Yorkshire Light Infantry
Hammett, Conrad + (15 April 1918, 25) 77th Field Company, Royal Engineers
Hancock, John + (06 June 1918, ??) 9th Battalion, Royal Welsh Fusiliers
Hann, Albert Edward + (29 September 1915, 35) 3rd Battalion, Royal Fusiliers
Hardement, Frank + (10 October 1918, 19) 6th Battalion, Dorset Regiment
Hardy, Edwin George + (20 September 1914, 28) 3rd Battalion, Worcestershire Regiment
Hardy, Fred A + (20 September 1917, 19) 12th Battalion, The Rifle Brigade
Hardy, Henry Charles + (19 February 1917, 27) 7th Battalion, Somerset Light Infantry
Harris, John William (08 July 1915, 39) 2nd Battalion, King's (Shropshire Light Infantry)
Harrison, Frederick Walter + (28 February 1917, 23) 7th Battalion, Gloucestershire Regiment
Hawker, Frederick + (10 July 1915, 49) 9th Battalion, Somerset Light Infantry
Hawker, Sidney George + (22 August 1917, 31) 6th Battalion, Somerset Light Infantry
Hawkins, Edwin Giles + (03 December 1915, 39) 1st Battalion, Somerset Light Infantry
Hawkins, Reginald (27 September 1915, ??) 4th Battalion, Grenadier Guards
Hayward, Arthur Samson (3 December 1916, 30) 6th Battalion, Somerset Light Infantry
Hayward, Bertie John + (unknown, ??) Somerset Light Infantry
Hayward, Stanley Edwin + (10 April 1915, 21) 15th Reserve Brigade, Royal Field Artillery
Heard, Horace Cyril Casley + (06 October 1915, ??) 7th Battalion, Seaforth Highlanders
Helyar, Albert Edward + (01 July 1916, 30) 1st Battalion, Somerset Light Infantry
Henwood, Eli + (09 April 1917, 21) 1st Battalion, Somerset Light Infantry
Henwood, Sidney Herbert + (20 July 1915, ??) 2nd Battalion, Grenadier Guards
Higgins, Brynford Eaton + (20 May 1918, 24) Motor Transport, Army Service Corps
Hilborne, Henry + (24 November 1916, 36) 2nd Battalion, Dorsetshire Regiment
Hill, Arthur Theophilus + (14 November 1916, 23) 8th Battalion, Somerset Light Infantry
Hockey, Henry Albert Harry + (09 November 1918, 24) 32nd Battalion, Machine Gun Corps
Holland, Edward + (16 September 1916, 21) 7th Battalion, Somerset Light Infantry
Holland, Harry William + (22 November 1917, 22) 1st/5th Battalion, Somerset Light Infantry
Holt, Percy Lionel + (13 November 1917, 21) 1st/5th Battalion, Somerset Light Infantry
Holwill, Cecil Ernest (25 July 1918, 22) Northumberland Fusiliers
Hooper, Frederick Thomas + (16 September 1916, 41) 43rd Company, Machine Gun Corps
Hooper, Thomas George (21 March 1918, 32) Royal Garrison Artillery
Hooper, Victor + (14 July 1917, ??) 10th Battalion, Devonshire Regiment
Horler, Ernest (17 February 1918, 26) 12th Battalion, West Yorkshire Regiment
       Horler, Ernest - Court Martial
Hoskins, William Stanley + (18 August 1916, 22) 6th Battalion, Somerset Light Infantry
Hunt, Frederick Arthur + (16 August 1917, 24) 1st Battalion, London Regiment
Hutchings, Charles + (23 July 1916, 21) 2nd/5th Battalion, Somerset Light Infantry
Hyde, Aubrey Edwin (09 August 1918, 18) 4th Battalion, Royal Fusiliers
Hyde, William Thomas H + ( 02 November 1917, 31) 1st/8th Battalion, Hampshire Regiment
Jeans, Bernard Reginald John (09 April 1917, 18) 2nd Battalion, Wiltshire Regiment
Jenkins, Ivor George + (05 April 1918, ??) 8th Battalion, Somerset Light Infantry
Jennings, Bert + (31 May 1918, 18) 2nd Battalion, Wiltshire Regiment
Jesty, Edgar George + (01 July 1916, 19) 2nd Battalion, Royal Fusiliers
Jobbins, Albert George W J (26 October 1914, 18) 8th Battalion, Gloucs Regiment
Jones, Arthur Douglas Kemp + (23 August 1917, 24) Royal Engineers
Knapton, Leonard Stephen (10 October 1915, 31) 1/4th and 2nd Dorsetshire Regiment
Lane, John (24 September 1918, ??) 2nd Battalion, Worcestershire Regiment
Langdon, Frederick William + (01 July 1916, 31) 1st Battalion, Somerset Light Infantry
Langtry, Charles (15 May 1918, 48) Royal Defence Corps
Larcombe, Charles Percy + (25 April 1917, 26) 21st Battalion, Canadian Infantry
Larcombe, Reginald Fred + (10 September 1918, 26) City of London Yeomanry
Leaver, William Crocker + (22 November 1916, 37) 45th Battalion, Australian Infantry
Lee, Walter John + (04 October 1917, ??) 1st Battalion, Somerset Light Infantry
Lovell, Alfred + (01 May 1917, 36) 5th Battalion, Dorsetshire Regiment
Loxton, Francis Willoughby + (11 August 1915, 32) 6th Battalion, Somerset Light Infantry
Luffman, Ernest John + (04 December 1918, 26) 1st/5th Battalion, Somerset Light Infantry
Luxton, Thomas Stephen + (23 November 1917, 31) 1st/5th Battalion, Somerset Light Infantry
Major, Frederick John + (11 January 1915, 33) 9th Battalion, Somerset Light Infantry
March, Samuel + (22 August 1915, ??) 5th Battalion, Dorsetshire Regiment
Marnie, Douglas Drysdale + (04 July 1918, 18) Royal Air Force Recruits Depot
Marsh, Edward Waters Harbin + (30 December 1915, 35) 13th Rajputs, Indian Army
Masters, Sidney Charles + (06 April 1916, 20) 8th Battalion, Somerset Light Infantry
Matthews, Arthur Donald T + (09 April 1918, 21) 1st/5th Battalion, Somerset Light Infantry
Matthews, Thomas Percy + (26 June 1915, 26) 1st/5th Battalion, Sherwood Foresters
Matthews, Wilfred Vernon + (01 October 1918, ??) 11th Battalion, Border Regiment
Maunder, Rochford George + (28 March 1918, 23) 1st Battalion, Somerset Light Infantry
Melhuish, Thomas S + (13 August 1915, ??) 2nd Battalion, Hampshire Regiment
Melhuish, William John + (05 June 1916, 20) Royal Marine Light Infantry, HMS Hampshire
Membury, Bertram John + (27 March 1918, 37) 10th Battalion, Royal Dublin Fusiliers
Milton, John + (26 October 1917, 36) 15th Battalion, Royal Warwickshire Regiment
Milton, Thomas + (31 October 1918, 34) 7th Div Signal Company, Royal Engineers
Mitchell, Earle + (23 November 1917, 24) 1st/5th Battalion, Somerset Light Infantry
Munckton, Edmund James + (02 September 1918, ??) 10th Battalion, South Wales Borderers
Mutter, Sidney Leonard + (23 October 1915, 26) Royal Field Artillery
Newis, Caleb Edney + (16 September 1916, 34) 6th Battalion, Somerset Light Infantry
Newman, Arthur Henry + (09 April 1917, 34) 134th Siege Battery, Garrison Artillery
Newman, Walter Henry + (28 October 1918, ??) 13th Hussars
Norman, Daniel Britton + (26 May 1916, 25) Army Service Corps
Norris, Frederick James + (03 May 1918, 28) Royal Garrison Artillery
Norris, John William (9 April 1917, 29) 2nd Battalion, Wiltshire Regiment
Nutland, Ernest William (16 September 1916, 28) 6th Battalion, Somerset Light Infantry
Osborne, Henry (11 September 1916, 32) Corps of Royal Engineers
Ostler, George + (15 December 1916, 42) Railway Operating Division, Royal Engineers
Ostler, George Frank + (24 February 1916, ??) 8th Battalion, Royal Berkshire Regiment
Ostler, Herbert Percival + (06 September 1918, 19) 15th Battalion, Hampshire Regiment
Palmer, Harold John + (22 August 1917, 24) 2nd/4th Battalion, Royal Berkshire Regiment
Parker, Harry Reginald (06 May 1918, ??) Royal Garrison Artillery
Parmiter, Robert + (11 June 1915, 22) 2nd/5th Battalion, Somerset Light Infantry
Parry, Percival John (07 November 1917, ??) 22nd Battalion, Royal Fusiliers
Parsons, Arthur Edward + (26 September 1917, 19) 2nd Battalion, Suffolk Regiment
Parsons, Arthur John + (02 August 1916, 25) Royal Army Medical Corps
Parsons, Harry + (05 June 1916, 19) Royal Navy, HMS Hampshire
Partridge, Arthur John + (27 January 1916, 37) 8th Battalion, Somerset Light Infantry
Patten, Archibald + (13 October 1915, ??) East Surrey Regiment
Patten, Frederick John + (04 October 1917, 19) 1st Battalion, Hampshire Regiment
Payne, Wilfred Stanley Gordon + (25 September 1916, 22) 2nd Battalion, Grenadier Guards
Pennell, Bertie + (23 October 1916, 30) 14th (Pioneer) Battalion, Worcestershire Regiment
Pennell, Reginald + (02 July 1916, 22) 1st Battalion, Somerset Light Infantry
Penny, Ernest Reginald (23 April 1917, ??) Devonshire Regiment
Phillips, Frederick Henry John + (04 April 1917, 32) Royal Army Medical Corps
Phillips, William Arthur + (22 March 1918, ??) 1st Battalion, Somerset Light Infantry
Pike, Abendago Richard + (24 August 1914, 28) 1st Battalion, Dorsetshire Regiment
Pike, B + - identity unconfirmed
Pinney, Edward + (16 June 1916, 38) 2nd Battalion, Wiltshire Regiment
Pinney, Ira Stanley Clifford + (04 November 1918, 22) 1st/6th Dorsetshire Regiment
Pipe, Ralph Leonard + (02 March 1916, 25) 2nd/2nd Field Company, Royal Engineers
Pippard, Imbert Stanley  ++ (09 August 1916, 22) 1st Battalion, Somerset Light Infantry
Pippard, Sidney George + (31 July 1917, 19) 8th Battalion, Lincolnshire Regiment
Plympton, James + (31 January 1916, 41) 7th Battalion, Somerset Light Infantry
Poole, Frederick Charles + (23 October 1918, 49) 6th Kent Field Company, Royal Engineers
Poole, Maurice Arthur + (25 June 1919, 18) 'X' Aircraft Depot, Royal Air Force
Poole, Percy William + (14 September 1918, 20) 4th Battalion, Northumberland Fusiliers
Pound, John Biggin + (22 December 1918, 30) 1st/5th Battalion, Somerset Light Infantry
Powney, Joseph + (06 July 1918, ??) C Battery, 217th Brigade, Royal Artillery
Priddle, George William + (14 April 1918, 20) 1st Battalion, Somerset Light Infantry
Purchase, Heber Charles + (5 June 1919, 31) 1st (King's) Dragoon Guards
Purchase, Herbert Charles + (20 July 1918, 35) 2nd/4th Battalion, Hampshire Regiment
Purchase, Walter John + (12 October 1917, 37) 1st Battalion, Grenadier Guards
Purchase, Wilfred SE + (20 November 1917, 21) 1st/5th Battalion, Somerset Light Infantry
Purchase, WT + - identity unconfirmed
Purser, Albert Charles + (21 June 1918, 23) 6th Battalion, Somerset Light Infantry
Rattle, Edgar Albert + (24 October 1918, 24) Labour Corps / Somerset Light Infantry
Read, Charles Spiller (08 October 1915, ??) Grenadier Guards
Redman, William + (18 August 1916, 29) 6th Battalion, Somerset Light Infantry
Rendell, Arthur Thomas + (02 February 1917, 34) 7th Battalion, Somerset Light Infantry
Rendell, Frederick Harold + (31 May 1916, 23) Royal Marine Light Infantry, HMS Invincible
Rendell, Giles + (07 June 1917, 38) 15th (Service) Battalion, Hampshire Regiment
Ricketts, Albert Charles + (27 August 1918, 20) 13th Battalion, Welsh Regiment
Ricketts, Arthur ER + (20 November 1917, ??) 7th Battalion, Duke of Cornwall's Light Infantry
Ricketts, Charles Stanley (5 October 1916, 33) Royal Horse Artillery
Ricketts, George
+ (07 August 1915, ??) 5th Battalion, Dorsetshire Regiment
Ricketts, George Albert + (31 December 1916, 28) 2nd Battalion, Dorsetshire Regiment
Rodber, William + (26 October 1918, 32) 1st Battalion, Somerset Light Infantry
Rooks, Clifford Stanley + (27 August 1918, 19) Artist's Rifles
Rose, William + (22 January 1918, ??) 'M' Anti-Aircraft Battery, Royal Garrison Artillery
Ross, William T + (04 October 1916, 29) 32nd Trench Mortar Battery, Royal Garrison Artillery
Rowland, Charles Albert + (27 August 1918, 37) 155th Brigade, Royal Field Artillery
Rowsell, Archibald Claude Victor + (23 July 1916, ??) 63rd Field Coy, Royal Engineers
Rowsell, Cyril John (30 April 1918, 21) 1st Battalion, Somerset Light Infantry
Rowsell, Ernest + (13 February 1915, 21) West Somerset Yeomanry
Rowsell, Horace Baden + (02 July 1919, 19) Worcester Regiment
Samson, HT + - identity unconfirmed
Samways, Charles + (06 November 1918, 25) 12th Battalion, Somerset Light Infantry
Samways, George B + (27 April 1918, 26) 1st Battalion, Duke of Cornwall's Light Infantry
Sansom, Ancel Croydon + (18 January 1917, 31) 6th Battalion, Somerset Light Infantry
Sartin, Augustus Bert + (03 June 1918, 20) 1st Life Guards
Sartin, Francis Sidney + (28 April 1917, 20) 8th Battalion, Somerset Light Infantry
Sartin, William George (02 November 1914, 24) Royal Engineers
Scriven, Ernest George + (01 November 1914, 23) Royal Navy, HMS Monmouth
Sears, Clive Rewi + (16 August 1916, 23) 13th Battalion, The King's (Liverpool Regt)
Sharpe, Frederick 'Frank' + (13 October 1914, 34) 1st Battalion, Dorsetshire Regiment
Shilston, Albert Richard (07 November 1917, 25) 2/19th Battalion, London Regiment
Silvester, Frederick George + (19 April 1916, ??) 7th Battalion, Gloucestershire Regiment
Sims, Percy (04 October 1917, 19) 1st Battalion, Somerset Light Infantry
Smalley, Cecil + (03 May 1917, ??) 6th Battalion, The Buffs (East Kent Regiment)
Smith, Herbert Victor + (04 December 1917, 20) 1st/5th Battalion, Somerset Light Infantry
Smith, Horace John (30 April 1918, 33) 13th Battalion, Tank Corps
Smith, William Charles + (27 November 1916, 25) 27th Battalion, Canadian Infantry
Sparks, William Henry (19 December 1914, 26) 1st Battalion, Hampshire Regiment
Spear, Ernest (13 August 1917, 32) 17th Battalion, Royal Fusiliers
Spiller, William Henry + (01 July 1916, 26) 1st Battalion, Somerset Light Infantry
Stonnill, Russell Harrison (01 June 1916, 27) 5th Battalion, Royal Berkshire Regiment
Stroud, William + (22 October 1917, 25) 14th Battalion, Gloucestershire Regiment
Sugg, William Henry + (21 October 1918, 37) Rifle Brigade
Sumsion, Stanley J + (11 September 1918, 29) 8th Battalion, The King's (Liverpool Regiment)
Sutton, Roland Valentine + (23 August 1917, 35) 6th Battalion, Somerset Light Infantry
Sweet, William Frank + (04 October 1914, 16) 5th Battalion, Somerset Light Infantry
Symes, Reginald William (04 October 1917, 30) 8th Battalion, Somerset Light Infantry
Tavender, Archibald Vernon + (15 April 1917, 32) Royal Navy, HMS Hannibal
Taylor, Charles (3 May 1917, ??) 7th Battalion, Bedfordshire Regiment
Taylor, John Thomas + (26 March 1916, 30) Royal Navy, HMS Vivid II
Tompkins, Thomas + (22 May 1918, ??) 7th Battalion, Royal West Kent Regiment
Thorne, T + - identity unconfirmed
Treasure, Wilfred Ernest (13 May 1915, 23) 10th Royal Hussars (Prince of Wales' Own)
Tuck, Alfred Charles + (16 August 1917, ??) 'D' Battery, 71st Brigade, Royal Field Artillery
Tucker, Clarence Endicott + (18 February 1918, 22) 1st/5th Battalion, Somerset Light Infantry
Tucker, Ernest B + (10 October 1916, 23) 1st/12th (The Rangers) Battalion, London Regiment
Tucker, Sidney + (09 September 1916, 26) Western Ontario Regiment, Canadian Infantry
Turner, Frederick James (5 November 1915, 25) 2nd Battalion, Hampshire Regiment
Varder, Frederick William (12 July 1918, 29) Dorsetshire Regiment
Vaughan, Lionel Francis + (17 August 1916, 27) South African Sharpshooters
Vowles, Henry Charles + (04 October 1915, ??) 10th Battalion, Cameronians (Scottish Rifles)
Wall, Frederick + (07 November 1918, 40) 4th Company, Army Service Corps
Warren, Francis John (04 October 1917, 20) Somerset Light Infantry
Warren, William James P + (10 March 1917, 20) 15th Batt, London Regiment
Way, Evered Bruce + (11 August 1918, ??) 1st Battalion, Dorsetshire Regiment
Weale, Ralph Leonard + (09 August 1918, 19) 3rd Battalion, Worcestershire Regiment
Welch, John Milton + (13 September 1916, 50) 6th Battalion, Somerset Light Infantry
Whatley, Henry Frank + (26 April 1918, 24) Wiltshire Regiment
Whitby, Edgar + (23 July 1916, ??) 10th Battalion, Gloucestershire Regiment
White, Albert Stanley + (05 August 1918, ??) 1st Battalion, Royal Warwickshire Regiment
White, Francis (2 August 1917, ??) 16th Battalion, Royal Welsh Fusiliers
White, Henry + (17 August 1917, ??) 2nd Battalion, Royal Irish Regiment
White, Henry John + (09 October 1917, 24) 1st Battalion, Coldstream Guards
White, Robert George + (17 September 1916, 18) 1st/2nd Battalion, London Regiment
White, William (27 April 1917, ??) 10th (Service) Battalion, Devonshire Regiment
Whittington, William Walter + (31 July 1918, 22) 2nd/4th Battalion, Somerset Light Infantry
Wickstead, Frederick + (21 November 1917, ??) Dorset Yeomanry (Queen's Own)
Wickstead, Harold + (17 September 1917, 23) 4th Battalion, Grenadier Guards
Williams, Charles William (23 January 1916, 29) 2nd Battalion, Somersets / RFA
Willis, Henry George + (22 December 1915, ??) 2nd Battalion, Durham Light Infantry
Willis, William John + (14 November 1918, ??) Dorsetshire Regiment
Wills, Arthur Edgar (1 May 1917, 33) Royal Horse Artillery
Winsor, Percy Lionel + (19 April 1917, 22) 1st/5th Battalion, Hampshire Regiment
Winsor, Stanley James + (02 September 1918, 27) 12th Battalion, Somerset Light Infantry
Witcomb, Alfred Hugh Philip (14 August 1917, 24) Machine Gun Corps / Tank Corps
Wood, Cecil Harry (04 May 1917, 32) Royal Warwickshire Regiment
Yerbury, John Hedley Wright + (23 March 1918, ??) 4th Queen's Own Hussars
Young, Frank + (17 November 1916, 20) 2nd Battalion, Duke of Cornwall's Light Infantry
Young, Richard Webber + (09 April 1917, ??) 25th Battalion, Northumberland Fusiliers

 


 

The requirements for adding a name to Yeovil's War memorial was issued by the Town Council. Sadly 68 names (at least) were, for whatever reason, not included. Each has (or will have) a page on this website in their memory.