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Appeal for next of kin by CWGC

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Reggie Report 12 Aug 2012 12:25

Suggestions ONLY

Births Sep 1892 (>99%)
Fairfoot Henry Bulmer Hartlepool 10a 155

Births Dec 1893 (>99%)
Gledden Joe Lowcock Hartlepool 10a 139

Births Sep 1894 (>99%)
Mullinger Joseph Edward Hartlepool 10a 168

Births Jun 1895 (>99%)
Hauxwell Stanley Hartlepool 10a 130


JustDinosaurJill Report 12 Aug 2012 12:14

Found a list of casualties with more info on the names. I'd already decided to 'play' with some of the less-usual names to see what I could find. Wilfred Borrett is on the list of 'casualties' and the wall list. VL Lemarchand is only on the wall list. I've found a possible death for him in 1919.


JustDinosaurJill Report 12 Aug 2012 12:01

Historical Information
The cemetery, which covers over 30 acres, contains war graves of both world wars, the 1914-1918 burials being scattered in various parts of the cemetery.

After the 1914-1918 War, a Cross of Sacrifice was erected inside the main entrance to the cemetery.

During the early months of the 1939-1945 War, a piece of ground was set aside by the local authorities for service war burials, which became the War Graves Plot. The site selected is immediately behind the Cross of Sacrifice, on the eastern side of the cemetery near the entrance.

There are 43 Commonwealth casualties of the 1914-1918 war and 132 of the 1939-1945 war buried in this site.

A Screen Wall bears 80 names of those buried in Hartlepool North Cemetery whose graves can no longer be maintained, 76 being of the 1914-1918 war and 4 of the 1939-1945 war.


JustDinosaurJill Report 12 Aug 2012 11:49

I wonder if they can get any more id from the numbers. I've never done military but presume so.

If they could and would let us have that extra info, there must be others besides me who would be happy to have a go and at very least give them some possible contacts.


Gwyn in Kent

Gwyn in Kent Report 11 Aug 2012 16:19

A link to the page....

Here are the names... in the hope that they are picked up by name searches....

Private 21/373 W J THOMPSON Grave ref: A 12A Uncon
Serjeant 200089 H BACON Grave ref: A 155 Uncon
Private 21835 G E BAKER Grave ref: A 199 Uncon
Engineman 5062 W T ORLEY Grave ref: A 240 Uncon
Gunner 128748 C FENWICK Grave ref: A 234 Uncon
Private 18/707 C S CLARKE Grave ref: A 158 Uncon
Pilot Officer 90612 J SCOTT Grave ref: J 221 Con
Gunner 166079 J L GLEDDEN Grave ref: D 21 Con
Engineer Lieutenant R H NEWSHAM Grave ref: E 11B Con
Private 42295 C LAMBERT Grave ref: J 73 Con
Major C R M YOUNG Grave ref: J 214 Con
Private TR5/42145 H A SMITH Grave ref: K 59 Uncon
2nd Corporal 104113 S SIMPSON Grave ref: K 127 Uncon
Private 15024 A W JACKSON Grave ref: K 176 Uncon
Leading Seaman 3657C G E WILSON Grave ref: K 186 Uncon
Signalman G H HARDY Grave ref: K 182 Uncon
Private CH/2101(S) J T DALE Grave ref: L 11 Con
Private 18618 E CRAWFORD Grave ref: L 127 Uncon
Private 133798 W EVES Grave ref: L 257 Uncon
Private 45546 F TRENHOLM Grave ref: L 264 Uncon
Trumpeter 1199 C P FETHON Grave ref: N 65 Uncon
Private 22/225 R DOVASTON Grave ref: O 290 Uncon
Sapper 109539 H COVERDALE Grave ref: Q 568 Con
Serjeant 27641 A J FAUL Grave ref: CC 73 RC
Sailor LEMARCHAND V L Grave ref: C 59 RC
Private 19354 W H BOWER Grave ref: O 537 Con
Stoker 3001(S) J GREY Grave ref: P 236 Con
Regimental Serjeant Major 6242 J MORAN Grave ref: CO 316 RC
Private 20284 J HAND Grave ref: C 409 RC
Stoker 310V N McHUGH Grave ref: C 458 RC
Deck Hand 13506/DA R COLE Grave ref: CO 368 RC
Sapper 43437 J H CLARK Grave ref: C 385 RC
Private 86556 H B FAIRFOOT Grave ref: EE 219 Con
Private 3/8370 F R ALLINSON Grave ref: D 351 RC
Private 22/378 G W STOUT Grave ref: D 42 Con
Private 60022 G L B MUDD Grave ref: DA 111 Uncon
Private 8322 J COATES Grave ref: L 2 59 Uncon
Private 46616 S HAUXWELL Grave ref: L 250 Uncon
Chief Petty Officer C/J 8379 J E MULLINGER Grave ref: A 2.143 Uncon
Able Seaman D/JX254307 W BORRETT Grave ref: J 2.183 Uncon
Able Seaman P/J67360 E MATTHEWS Grave ref: K 1 358
Corporal 157675 F PATERSON Grave ref: New L 363


BessofDorset Report 11 Aug 2012 15:53

A news item on the CWGC site is appealing for next of kin of soldiers listed at a Hartlepool Stranton cemetery-there is a list of names if any one can help