Obituaries

Died in Service since 1946 to present day, all the names below are on the memorial in Combermere Barracks and at the RHG/D Plot in the NMA. If you know of any other information please contact HHQ.

Rank Initials Surname Regt Ctry of Death Date Loc of Grave Ownership
TPR WD BULLOCK 1RD BAOR 1946 Unknown
ACPL EH COOKE RHG BAOR 1946 Unknown
LT GS FRASER RHG BAOR 1946 Unknown
LT MD FREEMAN RHG BAOR 1946 Unknown
COH RW PURNELL RHG BAOR 1946 Munster Heath War Cemetery, Germany CWGC
LCPL BS SACRE RHG UK 1946 Dagenham (Chadwell Heath) Cemetery, Essex MoD
TPR GN BEST RHG UK 1947 Unknown
TPR L BOYNE 1RD 1947 Unknown
TPR CJG EMPSON RHG UK 1947 Unknown
TPR JB GRAY RHG UK 1947 Unknown
LCPL RG HEALING RHG UK 1947 click to view CWGC
LCPL MG BISHOP RHG BAOR 1948 Munster Military Cemtyery, Germany – Plot 5.B.20 MOD
TPR PD IRISH 1RD BAOR 1948 click to view
TPR D KNIGHT RHG BAOR 1948 Click to view MOD
TPR AC KNIGHTLY RHG BAOR 1948 Click to view MOD
TPR J APPLEBY 1RD BAOR 1949 Hannover Military Cemetery – Plot 1.F.2 MOD
COH ED ROUT RHG BAOR 1949 Hanover (Limmer) Military Cemetery, Germany MOD
TPR R BELL RHG UK 1950 Not Known – Private Funeral
TPR JB BIBBY RHG BAOR 1950 Not Known – Private Funeral
TPR F JACKSON RHG BAOR 1950 click to view
LCPL RJ LEWIS RHG BAOR 1950 click to view
TPR C PERRY 1RD BAOR 1950 Unknown
TPR WJ ASH RHG BAOR 1951 Unknown
TPR A BEDFORD 1RD EGYPT 1951 Moascar Cemetery, Egypt – Plot 13.D.13 MOD
TPR JE HANLON 1RD UK 1951 Service Burial
TPR CJ HARRISON RHG BAOR 1951 click to view
2LT AGH HIRST 1RD EGYPT 1951  Fayid War Cemetery  Egypt
TPR JK SWARBRICK RHG BAOR 1951 Hanover (Limmer) Military Cemetery, Germany MOD
LCPL SFJ JENNER RHG UK 1953 click to view MOD
CPL RW PEARCE RHG UK 1953 Woolwich Cemetery, Plumstead, WOOLWICH SE18 MOD
TPR GJ WOOD RHG UK 1953 Unknown
TPR WG CARRUTHERS RHG UK 1954 Unknown
TPR GE ALLMARK RHG UK 1955 Unknown Private
LCPL JL WILSON 1RD BAOR 1955 Unknown
CAPT AGR ASHTON 1RD UK 1956 Wool Churchyard, Wareham, Dorset – Plot C.19
TPR LG HAYWARD RHG CYPRUS 1956 click to view MOD
COH VJ MARKLEY RHG UK 1956 All Saints Church, Carshalton, Lodon Borough Of Sutton, London
WO2 R SLANEY 1RD UK 1956 Woolwich Cemetery, Plumstead, WOOLWICH SE18 MOD
ACOH GE WHELAN RHG UK 1956 Unknown
Surg CAPT GCE WILSON RHG CYPRUS 1956 Unknown
TPR DA WITHERS 1RD BAOR 1956 Hanover (Limmer) Military Cemetery, Germany
2LT MDS CLOGG 1RD BAOR 1957 Hamburg, Germany – Plot VI.B.1A MOD
LCPL B FOXTON RHG CYPRUS 1957 Waynes Keep Military Cemetery, Cyprus – Plot 24.B.7 MOD
TPR G HILL 1RD BAOR 1957 click to view
TPR D MUNRO 1RD UK 1957 Unknown private
TPR JF SMALL 1RD BAOR 1957 Hanover (Limmer) Military Cemetery, Germany MOD
TPR LJ BIRCH RHG CYPRUS 1958 Unknown
CT THE HON CS FOX-STRANGWAYS RHG CYPRUS 1958 Private Burial Melbury, Dorset
TPR JA LITTLE RHG 1958 click to view MOD
TPR P LIVINGSTONE RHG CYPRUS 1958 click to view MOD
TPR JR PROCTOR RHG CYPRUS 1958 Unknown Private
CFN B SHAW CYPRUS 1958 Nicosia (Waynes Keep) Military Cemetery, Cyprus MOD
TPR WA DANIELS RHG UK 1959 Unknown
ALCPL WA BOXALL RHG UK 1960 New Cemetery, Atfold, Surrey – Plot 91 MOD
TPR JG MCLAREN-DAVEY RHG UK 1960 Unknown
LCPL RA MUSTOE 1RD MUSCAT 1960 click to view MOD
TPR PM WELDON RHG UK 1961 Unknown
SGT MF HATCH 1RD SINGAPORE 1962 click to view Private
LCPL DJ LAWRENCE RHG UK 1962 Unknown
LCPL IGR ASHLEY RHG UK 1963 Private Cremation – ashes scattered N/A
CPL J INGHAM 1RD UK 1963 Unknown
SGT G KERR 1RD UK 1963 Unknown
2LT DG RICHARDSON 1RD UK 1963 Not known – cremated but no other details N/A
CPL RL BULL 1RD UK 1964 Unknown
CPL PS MIDDLETON 1RD CYPRUS 1964 Dhekelia Cemetery, Eastern Soveriegn Base MOD
LCPL E G OXLEY 1RD FRANCE 1965 Unknown
TPR MS TIBBLES 1RD Berlin 1965 Unknown
TPR L DENVER 1RD BAOR 1966 Unknown
LCPL GF BLAZIER 1RD BAOR 1967 Not Known – Cremated Ashes Repatriated to UK
TPR JL KING 1RD BAOR 1967 click to view MOD
TPR SRJ MARLOW 1RD BAOR 1967 click to view MOD
TPR KJ WALDRON RHG SINGAPORE 1967 Not known – cremated at Mount Vernon Crematorium, Singapore
LCPL DB WILLIAMS 1RD BAOR 1967 Unknown
SSGT W MUIR 1RD UK 1968 Kilconquhar Parish Churchyard, Fife, Scotland private
LCoH KC CHILLINGWORTH RHG/D UK 1972 Not Known – Cremated
CoH BR COX RHG/D NI 1973 Unknown
JTpr P CARR RHG/D UK 1976 Not Known – Private Cremation
LCoH W CARROLL RHG/D BAOR 1976 Not Known – Private Funeral
LCoH W CAMPBELL RHG/D BAOR 1977 Not Known – Private Cremation
Tpr A DYKES RHG/D NI 1979 Harworth & Bircotes Cemetery, Harworth, Nr Doncaster – Plot K151 MOD
CPL RC LOTT 1RD BAOR 1979 click to view MOD
Tpr ER MAGGS RHG/D NI 1979 Cremation Private
Tpr AD THORNETT RHG/D 1979 London Road Cemetery, London Road, Coventry MOD
SCpl JR TUCKER RHG/D NI 1979 St James Parish Church, Bushey, Herts MOD
Lt EA BOONE RHG/D UK 1980 West Acre Parish Churchyard, King’s Lynn, Norfolk Private
TPR WP CONOCHIE RHG UK 1980 Brookwood Cemetery, Woking, Surrey – Plot Mil.B.8 MOD
Tpr RD PERRY RHG/D CYPRUS 1981 Not Known Private
Major RC WILKINSON RHG/D UK 1981 Not known
SCpl RJ BRIGHT RHG/D UK 1982 Not Known – Cremation
Lt DRA DALY RHG/D UK 1982 Not Known – Cremated
Tpr SA TIPPER RHG/D UK 1982 St mary’s Church, Old Swinford, Stourbridge, West Midlands MOD
Tpr RJ YOUNG RHG/D UK 1982 Trane Cemetery, Tonirefail, Porth, Mid Glamorgan CF39 8LW MOD
Tpr J HOLDSWORTH RHG/D UK 1984 Heworth Cemetery? Private
Tpr RS DILLION RHG/D BAOR 1985 Unknown
Tpr A WEBB RHG/D BAOR 1985 Unknown
Tpr NS HALL RHG/D UK 1988 Cremation
Major MR BROWN RHG/D UK 1998 Not Known – Private Cremation
FLCoH NJ VARLEY RHG/D UK 2000 Not known – Mortlake Crematorium
LCoH MR HULL RHG/D IRAQ 2003 click to view
LCpl KR SHEARER RHG/D IRAQ 2003 Not known – cremated at Slough Crematorium
Lt AE TWEEDIE RHG/D IRAQ 2003 Minto Church, Minto, Hawick, ROXBURGHSHIRE TD9 8SG MOD
LCpl RA NICHOLLS RHG/D AFGHANISTAN 2006 Selbourne Ave Cemetery, Bletchely, Milton Keynes A 35 MOD
LCpl CG FARMER RHG/D UK 2007 Not Known – Cremated
LCoH JM WOODGATE RHG/D AFGHANISTAN 2010 All Saints Churchyard, The Street, Chelsworth, Suffolk, 1P7 7HX MOD
COH PM FAIRES RHG/D UK 2013 Cremated ashes interred in Windsor Cemetery, Windsor – Plot CP652  Private
TPR WR BRUTNELL RHG/D UK 2015 St Mary the Virgin Churchyard, Bransgore, Hants – Plot New South A3 MOD