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World War 1 & 2 - Roll of Honour with detailed information
Compiled and copyright © Stuart Green 2006

The Sibton war memorial is in the form of oak lynch gates at the entrance to the parish church. The names are carved into the wood, there are 11 names for World War 1 and 2 for World War 2; it was uneviled by Colonel Franck garrett 14th March 1920 and reported in the Suffolk Chronicle & Mercury 19th March 1920. Within the parish chruch is a further memorial in the form of a wooden board containing the same names for both wars; this memorial was uneviled on the 11th November 1999. The two names for World War 2 have not as yet been transcribed.

WORLD WAR I 1914-1918



Gunner 209395, "A" Battery, 92nd Brigade, Royal Field Artillery. Died 15/08/1917. Buried at Dragoon Camp Cemetery



Private 17722, 9th Battalion, Suffolk Regiment. Died 15/05/1916. Buried at La Brique Military Cemetery No 2. Private Eades is listed as Private EAVES


Charles William

Sergeant 215019, 24th Battalion, Rifle Brigade. attached Supply and Transport Corps. Died 06/06/1919. Buried at Hangu Cemetery, but commemorated on the Delhi Memorial (India Gate)


Horace James

Private 16117, 7th Battalion, Suffolk Regiment. Died 15/10/1915. Born in Sibton. Buried in the Lillers Communal Cemetery


Arthur Daniel

Private 8857, 1st Battalion, Suffolk Regiment. Died 25/05/1915. Age 20. Son of Daniel and Sarah Ann Shepherd of Wood Farm, Sibton. Commemorated on Ypres (Menin Gate) Memorial


William Henry

Private 25194, 11th Battalion, Suffolk Regiment. Died Between 09/04/1918 and 19/04/1918. Age 24. Son of James William and Annie Smith of Minnow Cottage, Walberswick. Commemorated on the Ploegsteert Memorial


Arthur Henry

Private 26637, 1st Battalion, Bedfordshire Regiment. Died 23/07/1916. Age 20. Son of John and Flora Teago of The Hollies, Peasenhall. Commemorate on the Thiepval Memorial


George Jesse

Private 30599, 7th (West and Cumbria Yeomanry) Battalion, Border Regiment. Died 17/04/1918. Age 30. Father of Miss G J Threadgale of 70 Regent Avenue, Harrogate. Buried at Englebelmer Communal Cemetery Extension


Stanley Herbert

Private 28089, 3rd Battalion, Grenadier Guards. Died 25/09/1918. Buried at Hermies Hill British Cemetery


Charles Henry

Petty Officer Stoker 306014, Royal Navy. HMS Scourge. Died 09/12/1915. Buried at Malta (Capuccini) Naval Cemetery. The destroyer HMS Scourge spent most of the year 1915 in operations relating to the Gallipoli Landings at Anzac Cove.



Private 1864, 1st/4th Battalion, Suffolk Regiment. Died 09/05/1915. Age 21. Son of Harry Weavers, of Low Farm, Peasenhall. Buried at Rue-Des-Berceaux Military Cemetery, Richebourg-L'Avoue


Albert George

Driver 911535, "B" Battery, 168th Brigade, Royal Field Artillery. Died 14/11/1918. Born at Yoxford. Buried at St. Sever Cemetery, Rouen


John Ford

Staff Sergeant 89021, Canteens, Army Service Corps. Died 08/02/1917. Age 33. Son of George and Emma Whincop of Sibton. husband of Marion J Whincop of 10 Smith Street, Bainsford, Falkirk. Buried at Mikra British Cemetery, Kalamaria


Stanley John

Gunner 77015, 3rd Battery, 1st Reserve Brigade, Royal Field Artillery. Died 10/09/1914. Age 20. Buried at Newcastle-Upon-Tyne (St Andrew's and Jesmond) Churchyard. Gunner Woodward's death was recorded at Newcastle

WORLD WAR II 1939-1945


Last updated 5 December, 2006

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