Search First World War Casualties

Forenames will match anything starting with the value entered. The data is very variable, so try 'James T', 'James', 'J T' etc. Surname will match anything starting with the value entered
Will match the entered text anywhere within the name of the Regiment, Ship or Squadron. So 'Highland' would match 'Highland Light Infantry', 'Black Watch (Royal Highlanders)' etc.
Format: 'DD/MM/YYYY'. Partial dates e.g. '07/1916' also supported, as are date ranges in the form of '31/07/1917 - 10/11/1917'

Boy 1st Class John Travers Cornwell
Royal Navy, HMS Chester
Date of death: 02/06/1916 (aged 16)
Cemetery: MANOR PARK CEMETERY
Son of the late Eli Cornwell, of 10, Alverstone Rd., Manor Park, Essex, and the late Lily Cornwell (nee King), of 745, Commercial Rd., Stepney, London. Born Leyton, West Ham. His father, Private E. Cornwell and half brother Private A.F. Cornwell also died.

Ordinary Seaman John William Furby
Royal Navy, HMS Chester
Date of death: 31/05/1916 (aged 21)
Cemetery: CHATHAM NAVAL MEMORIAL
Son of John W. and Maria Louisa Furby, of 47, Baxter Rd., Essex Rd., Islington, London.

Able Seaman Percy Lawless
Royal Navy, (RFR/CH/IC/848). HMS Chester
Date of death: 31/05/1916 (aged 33)
Cemetery: CHATHAM NAVAL MEMORIAL
Son of Carry Lawless, of Canterbury, and the late Tom Lawless; husband of Charlotte Lawless, of 21, Jackson St., Woolwich Common, London.

Petty Officer 1st Class George Spillett
Royal Navy, HMS Chester
Date of death: 31/05/1916
Cemetery: CHATHAM NAVAL MEMORIAL

Chaplain The Rev. Cyril Ambrose Walton
Royal Navy, HMS Chester
Date of death: 31/05/1916 (aged 39)
Cemetery: CHATHAM NAVAL MEMORIAL
Son of Thomas Isaak and Barbara Walton, of Ickleford Rectory, Herts; husband of May Walton, of The School House, Old Town, Clapham, London. M.A.

Leading Seaman Edward George Arter
Royal Navy, HMS Chester
Date of death: 31/05/1916 (aged 36)
Cemetery: CHATHAM NAVAL MEMORIAL
Son of Noah and Mary Ann Arter, of Dunton, Norfolk; husband of Alice Maud Mary Arter, of 22, Mariners St., Lowestoft, Suffolk.

Boy 1st Class Robert John Ashton
Royal Navy, HMS Chester
Date of death: 31/05/1916 (aged 16)
Cemetery: PLYMOUTH NAVAL MEMORIAL
Son of William and Margaret Jane Ashton, of 6, Testerton St., Notting Hill, London.

Officer's Steward 3rd Class Percy Frank Blake
Royal Navy, HMS Chester
Date of death: 31/05/1916
Cemetery: CHATHAM NAVAL MEMORIAL

Boy 1st Class Albert Ernest Chowns
Royal Navy, HMS Chester
Date of death: 31/05/1916 (aged 16)
Cemetery: PLYMOUTH NAVAL MEMORIAL
Son of Richard and Annie K. Chowns, of 3, Windsor Gardens, Harrow Rd., Paddington, London.

Ship's Corporal 1st Class William Hide Cooper
Royal Navy, HMS Chester
Date of death: 31/05/1916 (aged 28)
Cemetery: CHATHAM NAVAL MEMORIAL
Son of Charles and Mary Cooper, of Blue Cottage, Leybourne, West Malling, Kent. Native of Kimpton, Herts.

Sailmaker's Mate Harry Fosker
Royal Navy, HMS Chester
Date of death: 31/05/1916 (aged 27)
Cemetery: CHATHAM NAVAL MEMORIAL
Son of Fredrick and Caroline Fosker, of 10, Gordon Rd., Rosherville, Northfleet, Kent.

Officer's Steward 2nd Class Arthur Leonard Howling
Royal Navy, HMS Chester
Date of death: 31/05/1916
Cemetery: CHATHAM NAVAL MEMORIAL

Ordinary Seaman Kirkpatrick
Royal Navy, HMS Chester
Date of death: 01/06/1916
Cemetery: ILFORD (BUCKINGHAM ROAD) CEMETERY

Boy James Fred Lacey
Royal Navy, HMS Chester
Date of death: 01/06/1916 (aged 16)
Cemetery: WEMBLEY OLD BURIAL GROUND
Only son of James Fred and Agnes Mary Lacey, of 13, Bridgeway, Lyon Park, Wembley.

Yeoman of Signals George Lister
Royal Navy, HMS Chester
Date of death: 31/05/1916
Cemetery: CHATHAM NAVAL MEMORIAL

Able Seaman John Henry Luxton
Royal Naval Volunteer Reserve, HMS Chester
Date of death: 31/05/1916 (aged 28)
Cemetery: PLYMOUTH NAVAL MEMORIAL
Son of John Henry and Margaret Luxton, of Birkenhead; husband of Hannah Luxton, of 68, Beckwith St., Birkenhead.

Signalman Frederick George Mckenzie
Royal Navy, HMS Chester
Date of death: 31/05/1916
Cemetery: CHATHAM NAVAL MEMORIAL

Yeoman of Signals James Vincent Oldershaw
Royal Navy, HMS Chester
Date of death: 31/05/1916 (aged 28)
Cemetery: CHATHAM NAVAL MEMORIAL
Husband of Florence Beatrice Oldershaw, of 4, Best St., Chatham.

Boy 1st Class Edward Thomas Pearce
Royal Navy, HMS Chester
Date of death: 14/06/1916 (aged 17)
Cemetery: HENDON CEMETERY AND CREMATORIUM
Son of Charles John and Edith Emily Pearce, of 9, Clarence Gardens, Osnaburgh St., Regent's Park, London. Born at Westminster.

Boy 1st Class Reginald Alfred Raven
Royal Navy, HMS Chester
Date of death: 31/05/1916
Cemetery: PLYMOUTH NAVAL MEMORIAL

Chief Yeoman of Signals William Henry Roy
Royal Navy, HMS Chester
Date of death: 31/05/1916 (aged 38)
Cemetery: PORTSMOUTH NAVAL MEMORIAL
Husband of Eleanor C. Roy, of 53, Bramshott Rd., Southsea, Portsmouth.

Ordinary Seaman James David Waghorn
Royal Navy, HMS Chester
Date of death: 31/05/1916 (aged 24)
Cemetery: CHATHAM NAVAL MEMORIAL
Son of James and Alice Florence Waghorn, of 4, Kent Cottages, Chalk, Gravesend.

Ordinary Seaman John Wells
Royal Navy, HMS Chester
Date of death: 31/05/1916 (aged 28)
Cemetery: CHATHAM NAVAL MEMORIAL
Son of Mr. and Mrs. H. Wells, of Heston, Hounslow; husband of Florence Elizabeth Wells, of 18, Hounslow Rd., Whitton. Twickenham, Middx.

Lieutenant George Henry Walker Williamson
Royal Naval Reserve, HMS Chester
Date of death: 31/05/1916 (aged 27)
Cemetery: CHATHAM NAVAL MEMORIAL
Son of Mary Jane Elizabeth Clark Williamson, of 40, St. Andrew's Rd., Southsea, Hants., and the late George Williamson. Born at Barragully, Murree Hills, Punjaub, India.

Ordinary Seaman Sidney Wise
Royal Navy, HMS Chester
Date of death: 31/05/1916 (aged 19)
Cemetery: CHATHAM NAVAL MEMORIAL
Son of Rose Wise, of 6, Willow Terrace, Otford, Sevenoaks, Kent.

Ordinary Seaman John Henry Yelloly
Royal Navy, HMS Chester
Date of death: 31/05/1916
Cemetery: CHATHAM NAVAL MEMORIAL