Sandford, Devon - Roll of Honour for those that died in World War 1


Sandford Roll of Honour

Great War 1914 - 1918


These are the 38 men who lost their lives in the First World War, all from the Parish of Sandford in Devon.
They are honoured and remembered in Sandford's Roll of Honour. 

Surname Name Regiment No. Rank Ship or Regiment Date of Death Place of Death Honours
ACRES George 13379 Private 2nd Devons 25 Sep 1915 Battle of Loos  
BALL George 9762 Private Devons 22 Feb 1915    
BALL Robert 7798 Private Devons     D.C.M.
BALL Emanuel   Seaman H.M.N      
BOWDON Horace 1548 Staff Sergt 'Farrier' 1/1 Devon Battery R.F.A. 24 Sep 1916 Barrackpors India  
BOWDEN John 2181 Lance Corpl 1st Devon Yeomanny 3 Dec 1917 Palestine  
BUTT Samuel S. W. V. 17013 Private no 1 Deal Battn R.M.L.I. 24 Mar 1917 France  
CHERITON Frederick 18801 Private 9th Devons 4 Sep 1916 France  
CONYBEAR Charles John 31285 Private 4th Devons Reserves 20 Feb 1917 Military Hospital Bournemouth  
CRISPIN Dennis Wm. Fred 2571 Lance Corpl 1/6 Devon Regt 8 Mar 1916 Mesopotamia  
DARCH Frederick 394253 Private Labour Corps 4 Oct 1918 Salonica (in hospital)  
DENSEM John 24/736 Lieut New Zealand Rifle Brigade 26 Aug 1918 Bapaume, France D.C.M.
DISCOMBE Fredk. J. 10716 Private 1st Batt: Kings - Royal Rifles 28 Feb 1918 France in hospital  
DREW Frederick 8269 Private Devons 1 Jul 1916 France  
EASTERBROOK Ernest John 12026 Private 10th Batt A Compy Devons 9 Oct 1917 Salonica  
FERGUSON-DAVIE Arthur Francis   Lieut Col 51st Sikhs. F.F. 12 Apr 1916 Mesopotamia C.I.E. D.S.O
FERGUSON-DAVIE Herbert Geo.   2nd Lieut Portsmouth Battn R.M.L.I. 1 May 1915 Gallipoli  
FREEMANTLE Frank Floyde 27317 Private 2nd Hampshire Missing 
23 Apr 1917
FROST Fred 527279 Private Labour Corps 24 Mar 1919 Home, Preston Bridge, Sandford  
FROST James 1744 La Corpl K.R.R. A Compy 10th Battn 9 May 1917 France M.M.
FULTON Thomas mess 15 Leading Seaman HMS Collingwood 17 Sep 1917 England  
GARNSWORTHY Wilfred Jno. 718152 Private 23rd London 5 Apr 1918 France  
HARRIS Sidney 28284 Private Grenedier Guards 4th Battn 12 Apr 1918 Arras, Belguim  
HEAL Herbert 30286 Private 4th Devons 26 Feb 1917 Bournemouth, England  
KELLY J. Martin 2387 345171 Private 1st Devon Yeomanny attached to 16th Devons 2 Sep 1918 Moislains, France  
LEACH William Herbert T/4 044478 Private Royal Army Service Corps 18 Jul 1918 Rocks Court, Sandford  
MAY Thomas H. 9734 Sergt 2nd Devons 1 Jul 1916 France M.M.
NANCEKIRVILL William Geo.   Corpl 1st Devon Yeomanny attached to 16th Devons 2 Sep 1918 ? Molines 
(? is written with this entry)
NORRISH Tom Theodore   2nd Lieut Devons 13 Sep 1916 Leuge Wood, Belgium  
NORTHCOTT James 10566 Private 8th Devonshire Regt Presumed Killed 25 Sep 1915 France  
PARTRIDGE Percy John 44397 Private 12th Gloucester 25 Aug 1918 France  
SHAPLAND Charles Henry 860733 Corpl (1st Devons after__) London Regt 26 Jan 1919 Exeter Hospital  
SMALE Leonard John 20029 Acting Sergt 3rd West Yorks 14 Sep 1916 France  
STEER Albert E. 10626 Private 8th Battn Devonshire Regt. 4 Jul 1916 France  
TREMLETT Henry 34593 2182 Acting Lance Corpl 1st Royal Devon Yeomanny attached to 16th Devons 22 Sep 1915 In ambulance train going from Peromnes to Rouen  
VODDEN Henry     Devons   Albert, France  
WARREN William Hy. 865Y Private 1st Devons 26 Sep 1914 Vailly, France  
WARREN Richard 8720 Private 2nd Devons 12 Mar 1915 Boulonge, France  

Abbreviations of the Honours and their Meanings

You can find a list of War Medal abbreviations and their meanings at UK Medals

Below are the meanings of the Honours that appear in the list above.

C.I.E. Companion in the most eminent order of the Indian Empire
D.C.M. Distinguished Conduct Medal
D.S.O. Distinguished Service Order
M.M. Military Medal

You can find a list of all the men from Sandford who fought in WW1, by visiting the following page: Sandford Men that Fought in WW1

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