Swansea Family History
Swansea Family History 

Surname

Christian Name

Rank

Service Number

Cause of Death

Theatre of War

Date of Death

Age

Regiment

Battalion

Saunders

Robert

Private

50389

Killed in Action

Salonika Theatre

9th April

1918

32

Welsh Regiment

1st Battalion

Born

Swansea, Glamorgan

Enlisted At

Cardiff, Glamorgan

Cemetery/Memorial

Doiran Memorial

Locality

 

Country

Greece

Cemetery/Memorial Reference

 

 

 

Surname

Christian Name

Rank

Service Number

Cause of Death

Theatre of War

Date of Death

Age

Regiment

Battalion

Scamons

William

Private

54212

Killed in Action

Western European Theatre (France)

13th March 1918

29

Welsh Regiment

15th (Service) Battalion (Carmarthenshire)

Born

Swansea, Glamorgan

Enlisted At

Pontypridd, Glamorgan

Cemetery/Memorial

Cite Bonjean Military Cemetery

Locality

Armentieres, Nord

Country

France

Cemetery/Memorial Reference

VII.C.15

 

 

Surname

Christian Name

Rank

Service Number

Cause of Death

Theatre of War

Date of Death

Age

Regiment

Battalion

Sears

Clive R.

Private

6808

Killed in Action

Western European Theatre (France)

16th August 1915

 

King’s (Liverpool Regiment)

13th (Service) Battalion

Born

 

Enlisted At

Liverpool, Lancashire

Cemetery/Memorial

Thiepval Memorial

Locality

Somme

Country

France

Cemetery/Memorial Reference

Pier and Face 1D, 8A and 8C

 

 

Surname

Christian Name

Rank

Service Number

Cause of Death

Theatre of War

Date of Death

Age

Regiment

Battalion

Short

Charles

Private

240624

Killed in Action

Egyptian Theatre

23rd November 1917

 

Somerset Light Infantry

1/5th Battalion, Territorial Force

Born

Taunton, Devon

Enlisted At

Taunton, Devon

Cemetery/Memorial

Jerusalem War Cemetery

Locality

 

Country

Israel and Palestine

Cemetery/Memorial Reference

B.72

 

 

Surname

Christian Name

Rank

Service Number

Cause of Death

Theatre of War

Date of Death

Age

Regiment

Battalion

Short

John

Lance Corporal

202595

Killed in Action

Western European Theatre (France)

21st March 1918

 

Oxfordshire and Buckinghamshire Light Infantry

2/4th Battalion

Born

Danygraig, Swansea, Glamorgan

Enlisted At

Swansea, Glamorgan

Cemetery/Memorial

Pozieres Memorial

Locality

Somme

Country

France

Cemetery/Memorial Reference

Panel 50 to 51

 

 

Surname

Christian Name

Rank

Service Number

Cause of Death

Theatre of War

Date of Death

Age

Regiment

Battalion

Sims

Robert Charles

Private

7205

Killed in Action

Western European Theatre (France)

10th September 1914

29

Duke of Cornwall’s Light Infantry

1st Battalion

Born

Swansea, Glamorgan

Enlisted At

Brecknock, Breconshire

Cemetery/Memorial

Le Ferte-sous-Jouarre Memorial

Locality

Seine-et-Marne

Country

France

Cemetery/Memorial Reference

 

 

 

Surname

Christian Name

Rank

Service Number

Cause of Death

Theatre of War

Date of Death

Age

Regiment

Battalion

Smith

David Dickson Burnie

Lance Corporal

10551

Killed in Action

Salonika Theatre

28th June 1916

21

Welsh Regiment

8th (Service) Battalion (Pioneers)

Formerly

Formerly

Welsh Regiment

1st Battalion

Born

Swansea, Glamorgan

Enlisted At

Pontypridd, Glamorgan

Cemetery/Memorial

Basra Memorial

Locality

 

Country

Iraq

Cemetery/Memorial Reference

Panel 24

 

 

Surname

Christian Name

Rank

Service Number

Cause of Death

Theatre of War

Date of Death

Age

Regiment

Battalion

Smith

Sydney Albert

Private

29886

Died

Home (UK)

1st May 1918

19

South Wales Borderers

11th (Service) Battalion (2nd Gwent)

Born

 

Enlisted At

Cardiff, Glamorgan

Cemetery/Memorial

Danygraig Cemetery

Locality

St. Thomas, Swansea, Glamorgan

Country

United Kingdom

Cemetery/Memorial Reference

I.432

 

 

Surname

Christian Name

Rank

Service Number

Cause of Death

Theatre of War

Date of Death

Age

Regiment

Battalion

Smith

William Oliver

Private

TR4/77849

Died

Home (UK)

17th June 1918

18

Welsh Regiment

1st Battalion

Born

Swansea, Glamorgan

Enlisted At

Cardiff, Glamorgan

Cemetery/Memorial

Caister Old Cemetery

Locality

Caister, Norfolk

Country

United Kingdom

Cemetery/Memorial Reference

E.6.284

 

 

Surname

Christian Name

Rank

Service Number

Cause of Death

Theatre of War

Date of Death

Age

Regiment

Battalion

Speckman

Robert French

Bandsman

4745

Killed in Action

Western European Theatre (Belgium)

21st November 1914

 

Wiltshire Regiment

1st Battalion

Born

Bradford Leigh, Wiltshire

Enlisted At

Devizes, Wiltshire

Cemetery/Memorial

Vlamertinghe Military Cemetery

Locality

West-Vlaanderen

Country

Belgium

Cemetery/Memorial Reference

French Plot B.10

 

 

Surname

Christian Name

Rank

Service Number

Cause of Death

Theatre of War

Date of Death

Age

Regiment

Battalion

Statler

Raynard

Lance Serjeant

54145

Killed in Action

Western European Theatre (France)

13th July  1917

35

Welsh Regiment

18th (Service) Battalion (2nd Glamorgan)

Born

Manselton, Swansea, Glamorgan

Enlisted At

Swansea, Glamorgan

Cemetery/Memorial

Fins New British Cemetery

Locality

Sorel-le-Grand, Somme

Country

France

Cemetery/Memorial Reference

I.C.15

 

 

Surname

Christian Name

Rank

Service Number

Cause of Death

Theatre of War

Date of Death

Age

Regiment

Battalion

Stephens

John Alfred

Corporal

6455

Killed in Action

Western European Theatre (France)

16th May 1915

34

Royal Welsh Fusiliers

1st Battalion

Born

Canton, Cardiff, Glamorgan

Enlisted At

Cardiff, Glamorgan

Cemetery/Memorial

Le Touret Memorial

Locality

Pas de Calais

Country

France

Cemetery/Memorial Reference

 

 

 

Surname

Christian Name

Rank

Service Number

Cause of Death

Theatre of War

Date of Death

Age

Regiment

Battalion

Stephens

William Arthur

Private

29018

Killed in Action

Western European Theatre (France)

10th July  1916

 

Welsh Regiment

14th (Service) Battalion (Swansea)

Born

Landore, Swansea, Glamorgan

Enlisted At

Swansea, Glamorgan

Cemetery/Memorial

Thiepval Memorial

Locality

Somme

Country

France

Cemetery/Memorial Reference

Pier and Face 7A and 10A

 

 

Surname

Christian Name

Rank

Service Number

Cause of Death

Theatre of War

Date of Death

Age

Regiment

Battalion

Stephens

William Thomas

Private

108407

Died

Home (UK)

28th October 1918

29

Royal Fusiliers (City of London Regiment)

43rd Garrison Artillery

Born

Hafod, Swansea, Glamorgan

Enlisted At

Cardiff, Glamorgan

Cemetery/Memorial

St. Peter Churchyard

Locality

Cockett, Swansea, Glamorgan

Country

United Kingdom

Cemetery/Memorial Reference

SE.52

 

 

Surname

Christian Name

Rank

Service Number

Cause of Death

Theatre of War

Date of Death

Age

Regiment

Battalion

Stonnill

Russell Harrison

Private

11091

Killed in Action

Western European Theatre (France)

1st June 1916

27

Royal Berkshire Regiment

5th (Service) Battalion

Born

Yevoil, Somerset

Enlisted At

London

Cemetery/Memorial

Noeux-les-Mines Communal Cemetery

Locality

Pas de Calais

Country

France

Cemetery/Memorial Reference

I.N.29

 

 

Surname

Christian Name

Rank

Service Number

Cause of Death

Theatre of War

Date of Death

Age

Regiment

Battalion

Strawbridge

Charles Henry

Private

5852

Died

Home (UK)

22nd October 1916

19

London Regiment

14th (City of London) Battalion (Royal Fusiliers)

Born

 

Enlisted At

Shaftesbury, Dorset

Cemetery/Memorial

St. Edith Churchyard

Locality

Baverstock, Wiltshire

Country

United Kingdom

Cemetery/Memorial Reference

 

 

 

Surname

Christian Name

Rank

Service Number

Cause of Death

Theatre of War

Date of Death

Age

Regiment

Battalion

Sullivan

Thomas

Private

596

Killed in Action

Western European Theatre (France)

9th September 1916

 

Royal Munster Fusiliers

8th (Service) Battalion

Born

Greenhill, Swansea, Glamorgan

Enlisted At

Swansea, Glamorgan

Cemetery/Memorial

Thiepval Memorial

Locality

Somme

Country

France

Cemetery/Memorial Reference

Pier and Face 16C

 

 

Surname

Christian Name

Rank

Service Number

Cause of Death

Theatre of War

Date of Death

Age

Regiment

Battalion

Surridge

Septimus

Private

PS/9423

Killed in Action

Western European Theatre (France)

16th July  1916

36

Royal Fusiliers (City of London Regiment)

13th (Service) Battalion

Born

Cardiff, Glamorgan

Enlisted At

Swansea, Glamorgan

Cemetery/Memorial

Albert Communal Cemetery Extension

Locality

Somme

Country

France

Cemetery/Memorial Reference

I.J.21

 

 

Surname

Christian Name

Rank

Service Number

Cause of Death

Theatre of War

Date of Death

Age

Regiment

Battalion

Sussex

Richard John

Private

9838

Killed in Action

Western European Theatre (Belgium)

23rd May 1915

26

Welsh Regiment

1st Battalion

Born

Swansea, Glamorgan

Enlisted At

Cardiff, Glamorgan

Cemetery/Memorial

Menin Gate Memorial

Locality

West-Vlaanderen

Country

Belgium

Cemetery/Memorial Reference

Panel 37

 

 

Surname

Christian Name

Rank

Service Number

Cause of Death

Theatre of War

Date of Death

Age

Regiment

Battalion

Sutton

Henry

Private

14104

Killed in Action

Western European Theatre (France)

2nd April

1917

 

Devonshire Regiment

9th (Service) Battalion

Born

Swansea, Glamorgan

Enlisted At

Aldershot, Hampshire

Cemetery/Memorial

Arras Memorial

Locality

Pas de Calais

Country

France

Cemetery/Memorial Reference

Bay 4

 

 

Surname

Christian Name

Rank

Service Number

Cause of Death

Theatre of War

Date of Death

Age

Regiment

Battalion

Sutton

Ughtred

Private

7205

Killed in Action

Western European Theatre (Belgium)

14th January

1917

24

Welsh Regiment

14th (Service) Battalion (Swansea)

Born

Moss Side, Lancashire

Enlisted At

Port Talbot, Glamorgan

Cemetery/Memorial

Essex Farm Cemetery

Locality

West-Vlaanderen

Country

Belgium

Cemetery/Memorial Reference

III.I.8

 

 

Surname

Christian Name

Rank

Service Number

Cause of Death

Theatre of War

Date of Death

Age

Regiment

Battalion

Swaffield

Albert Edward

Private

M2/202008

Killed in Action

Western European Theatre (France)

2nd October 1918

40

Army Service Corps

 

Formerly

Formerly

Army Service Corps

Siege Park Canadian Corps

Born

Swansea, Glamorgan

Enlisted At

Swansea, Glamorgan

Cemetery/Memorial

Bourlon Wood Cemetery

Locality

Pas de Calais

Country

France

Cemetery/Memorial Reference

I.E.19

 

 

Surname

Christian Name

Rank

Service Number

Cause of Death

Theatre of War

Date of Death

Age

Regiment

Battalion

Swain

George Arthur

Private

36232

Killed in Action

Western European Theatre (France)

30th August 1918

19

Border Regiment

7th (Service) Battalion

Born

Swansea, Glamorgan

Enlisted At

Cardiff, Glamorgan

Cemetery/Memorial

Bagneux British Cemetery

Locality

Gezaincourt, Somme

Country

France

Cemetery/Memorial Reference

VI.D.32

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