Leverstock Green

BAGSHAW Henry [Arthur]
Colour Sergeant 5952756, 5th Battalion, Bedfordshire and Hertfordshire Regiment. Died 14th February 1942 during the invasion of Singapore by the Japanese. Aged 22. Son of Frank and Daisy Bagshaw; husband of Joan Henrietta Bagshaw, of Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire. No known grave. Commemorated on SINGAPORE MEMORIAL, Kranji War Cemetery, Singapore. Column 61.

CLEAR, DFC, Gordon Sampson
Flying Officer, Observer, 139 Squadron, Royal Air Force Volunteer Reserve. Died 20th March 1943. Age 31. Son of Edwin Arnold and Margaret Ethel Clear; husband of Joyce Ella Clear, of St. Albans. Awarded the Distinguished Flying Cross (DFC). Buried by the north east buttress in HOLY TRINITY CHURCHYARD, LEVERSTOCK GREEN, HEMEL HEMPSTEAD.

COKER Frank Edward
Private 1688595, The Royal Berkshire Regiment. Died 14th April 1945. Age 31. Son of Edward and Sarah Jane Coker; husband of Rosie Frances Coker, of Hemel Hempstead. Buried on the north boundary in HOLY TRINITY CHURCHYARD, LEVERSTOCK GREEN, HEMEL HEMPSTEAD. See also Bovingdon and Flaunden.

COLLINS, A No further information currently

COTHER, F No further information currently

FAULDER, Archie Edward
Guardsman 2622719, 3rd Battalion, Grenadier Guards. Died 10th June 1944. Aged 23. Son of Archie and Lily Faulder; husband of Alice Faulder, of Gateshead, Co. Durham. Buried in BOLSENA WAR CEMETERY, Italy. Plot III. Row B. Grave 22.

FAULDER, George William
[Known as William] Private 4863016, 1st Battalion, Leicestershire Regiment. Died 12th February 1942 during the Japanese invasion of Singapore via Malaya. Aged 27. Son of Percy and Lily Faulder; husband of Phyllis Faulder, of Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire. No known grave. Commemorated on SINGAPORE MEMORIAL, Kranji War Cemetery, Singapore. Column 65.

NEWLAND, J No further information currently

ROGERS, J No further information currently

BELL, Jeff K
Flight Lieutenant Jeff Bell had just completed a tour with 92 Squadron Royal Air Force in Germany, prior to commencing a 4 month detachment to the Falklands as part of the peace keeping force from June to October 1983. Flight Lieutenant Bell was killed in a flying accident (he was the navigator in a phantom which hit Mount Osborne) on 17th October 1983, a week before he was due to return home after completing his tour. Bachelor of Science (B.Sc). Aged 28. His remains were returned to the UK and are now buried at Leverstock Green (Holy Trinity) Church. See also Boxmoor (Hemel hempstead) War Memorial

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