Nettleden War Memorial

Cripps, Private Arthur, 2nd Northants Regiment, of 15 Frithsden. Killed in action at Passchendaele on 16 August 1917. Age 20. Tyne Cot Memorial. (PE)

Goodege, Private Arthur Lewes, 19th London Regiment, of Hampstead. Died of wounds in France on 3 December 1917. Born in Berkhamsted. St Sever Cemetery Extension. (BK) (StM)

Oakens, Private Reginald, 6th Bedfordshire Regiment, of 8 Frithsden. Killed in action in France on 4 May 1916. Son of Mr A Oakens. Born in Potten End. Bienvillers Military Cemetery. (PE)

Summerfield, Sergeant Bert F, 1st Lincolnshire Regiment, of 16 Frithsden. Enlisted with the Bedfordshire Regiment. Killed in action at Passchendaele on 16 April 1918. Age 24. Born in Berkhamsted. Son of Walter and Sarah. Tyne Cot Memorial. (PE)

Wilson, Sergeant Augustus Edwin (“Gus”), 7th Bedfordshire Regiment. Died of wounds to the chest and left leg sustained at Ypres on 14 August 1917. Born in Berkhamsted. Son of Mr E Wilson. Brandhoek New Military Cemetery. (PE)

Wilson, Private John, 6th Bedfordshire Regiment, of Nettleden. Killed in action in France on 9 August 1916. Born in Berkhamsted. Formerly employed at Potten End Vicarage. (PE)


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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