Private JOHN FREDERICK WALPOLE 203292, 1st/8th Bn., Durham Light Infantry who died on 26 March 1918. Born Toftwood, resident East Dereham. POZIERES MEMORIAL

Private FREDERICK WILLIAM WARMER 14930, 9th Bn., Norfolk Regiment who died age 19 on 26 September 1915. Son of Frederick William and Emily Warmer, of 48, Norwich St., East Dereham. LOOS MEMORIAL

Serjeant BASIL WELLS 10360, 2nd Bn., Sherwood Foresters (Notts and Derby Regiment) who died on 15 September 1916. Born East Dereham, resident Catford. THIEPVAL MEMORIAL

Private LANCELOT MAX WELLS 202636, 15th Bn., Highland Light Infantry who died age 19 on 2 October 1918. Son of Mr. J. Wells, of 5, Stone House, Toftwood, East Dereham. SEQUEHART BRITISH CEMETERY No.2

Private RICHARD JAMES WHITE 4795, 1st/4th Bn., Royal Berkshire Regiment who died on 23 July 1916. Born and resident East Dereham. THIEPVAL MEMORIAL

Private WILLIAM ERNEST WHITESIDE, Army Service Corps. Died January 1919.
NOTE Whiteside is listed on the "Lost" Roll of Honour and in Norfolk Roll of Honour, he is not listed on the other town memorials or by CWGC or SDGW. It seems probable that his death was not attributed to his war service. He his buried in DEREHAM CEMETERY, plot 9 103AG but there is no headstone. He was born 1889 in North Elmham; by 1901 he and his widowed mother and siblings were living in Cowper Road, Dereham. He married Florence Dorothy Horne in 1912 in Dereham, and they had three children. After he died in 1919 Florence remarried and they emigrated to Canada with the children.

EAST DEREHAM CEMETERY


Private STANLEY WILLIAMSON 5585, 1st/6th Bn., Royal Warwickshire Regiment who died on 12 November 1916. THIEPVAL MEMORIAL

Lance Corporal ERNEST WILLIE READ WINTER 2616, 1st/5th Bn., Norfolk Regiment who died age 24 on 12 August 1915. Son of Albert Read Winter and Laura Louisa Winter, of Crown Rd., East Dereham. HELLES MEMORIAL

Private GEORGE R WOODGETT 2601, 1st/5th Bn., Norfolk Regiment who died on 10 September 1915. EMBARKATION PIER CEMETERY

Private SIDNEY SAMUEL WOODS 240050, 1st/5th Bn., Norfolk Regiment who died on 19 April 1917. Son of Robert and Elizabeth Woods, of 2, Rose Hill Cottages, Swaffham Rd., East Dereham. GAZA WAR CEMETERY

Private WILLIAM FROW WRAY 203144, 1st Bn., Worcestershire Regiment who died on 28 March 1918. Born and resident East Dereham. POZIERES MEMORIAL

Second Lieutenant WILLIAM SIDNEY WRIGHT 9th Bn., Norfolk Regiment who died age 28 on 21 March 1918. Son of Joseph James Wright, of "Glendower," Dereham, and the late Sarah; Elizabeth Wright. ARRAS MEMORIAL

Private HARRY WILLIAM WYATT 9226, 2nd Bn., Royal Fusiliers who died age 23 on 2 July 1916. Son of Henry and Elizabeth Wyatt, of "Swiss Villa," Church St., East Dereham. Native of East Dereham. AUCHONVILLERS MILITARY CEMETERY

Private ALAN ROBERT YARHAM 43518, 8th Bn., Norfolk Regiment who died on 11 August 1917. Born East Dereham. YPRES (MENIN GATE) MEMORIAL



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