Flaunden War Memorial

Coke, Lieutenant (The Hon.) Arthur George, Armoured Car Division, Royal Naval Volunteer Reserve. Killed in action at Gallipoli on 21 May 1915. Helles Memorial.

Doggett, Private Percy, 1st Bedfordshire Regiment, of Flaunden. Served in both Italy and France. He was wounded twice and had suffered from trench fever. Killed in action in France on 26 April 1918. Age 24. Son of Daniel and Sarah. Former member of Flaunden Baptist Church. Merville Communal Cemetery Extension.

Pritchard, Private Harry, 1st Bedfordshire Regiment, of 89 Flaunden. Killed in action at Ypres on 14 June 1915. Age 19. Son of Amos and Elizabeth. Larch Wood Cemetery.

Ruffett, Private John, 2nd Bedfordshire Regiment. Killed in action at the Somme on 12 October 1916. Son of William and the late Mrs Ruffett. Thiepval Memorial.

Tomlin, Sergeant Frank L, 5th Oxfordshire and Bucks Light Infantry. Killed in action in France on 9 June 1917. Age 43. Son of Nathan and Elizabeth. Husband of Emily of Letchworth. Tolloy British Cemetery.


Some soldiers appear on more than one local war memorial. We have therefore used the following code letters to indicate where this is the case:

AL = Aldbury War Memorial
BK = Berkhamsted War Memorial
BV = Bovingdon War Memorial
FL = Flamstead War Memorial
FLAU = Flaunden War Memorial
HH = Hemel Hempstead War Memorial
JD = John Dickinson’s War Memorial
KB = Kent’s Brushes
KL = Kings Langley War Memorial
LG = Little Gaddesden War Memorial
LVG = Leverstock Green War Memorial
LY = Langleybury War Memorial
MK = Markyate War Memorial
MBC = Marlowes Baptist Church
NE = Nettleden War Memorial
NO = Northchurch War Memorial
PE = Potten End War Memorial
StA = St Albans City War Memorial
StMA = St Mary’s Church, Apsley
StMJ = St Mary & St Joseph’s RC Church, Boxmoor
StM = St Michael’s Church, Sunnyside
StP = St Paul’s Church, Hemel Hempstead
TR = Tring War Memorial
TW = Two Waters Methodist Church
WG = Wigginton War Memorial
WIL = Wilstone War Memorial

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