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S.S. "Caimdhu", Mercantile Marine.
Died: 15 April 1917.
Grave Ref. I. 9. 62.

CANE, Laurence
Airman 2nd Class, 64563,
Royal Flying Corps.
Died of meningitis 31 March 1917. Age 18.
Son of Sydney Edward and Bessie Mabel Cane, of 31, Clovelly Rd., Milton, Portsmouth.
Born at Ryde, Isle of Wight.
Grave Ref. I. 12. 18.

Gunner, 656,
Hampshire, Royal Garrison Artillery.
Died: 29 November 1914.
Grave Ref. G. 18.29.

CASSELL, Victor George Burton
Private, 461517,
3rd Wessex Field Amb., Royal Army Medical Corps.
Died: 15 May 1919. Age 23.
Foster son of E. J. Willis, of 20, Talbot Rd., Southsea.
Grave Ref. J. 4. 16.

Saddler, 69654,
Royal Field Artillery.
Died: 31 May 1916.
Grave Ref. I. 6. 54.

Private, 14949,
2nd Bn., Coldstream Guards.
Died: 28 September 1916.
Grave Ref. I. 6. 65.

Second Lieutenant,
29th Sqdn., Royal Air Force.
Killed whilst flying 23 September 1918. Age 29.
Son of Albert and Rose Churcher, of Portsmouth;
husband of Maggie Louisa Churcher, of 81, Victoria Rd., South Southsea.
Grave Ref. L. 21.43.

Private, 34091,
3rd Bn., Royal Berkshire Regiment.
Died: 14 February 1917. Age 22.
Son of Ernest and Charlotte Clarke, of Shurlock Row, Twyford, Berks.
Grave Ref. I. 7. 67.

CLARKE, Maurice Mansfield
Chief Shipwright, 145044,
H.M.S. "Fisgard", Royal Navy.
Died: 31 October 1917. Age 48.
Husband of Ellen S. Clarke, of 10, Ripley Grove, Copnor, Portsmouth.
Grave Ref. I. 12. 39.

Second Lieutenant,
Egyptian Labour Corps.
Died: 15 December 1920.
Grave Ref. I. 19.33.

CRAIG, John Henry D.
Corporal, 1912,
17th Bn., Australian Infantry, A.I.F.,
Died of wounds 17 November 1918. Age 22.
Son of Andrew Craig and Margaret Clelland Craig, of Killingworth, New South Wales. Born in Scotland.
Grave Ref. H. 19. 11.

CULLIFORD, Clifford John
Lance Corporal, 740,
1st Dorset Coy., Royal Engineers.
Died: 2 March 1915. Age 20.
Son of William and Ellen Jane Culliford, of "Melrose," 6, Somerset Rd., Southsea.
Grave Ref. I. 8. 10.

Private, 42774,
3rd Bn., Bedfordshire Regiment.
Died: 2 June 1921.
Grave Ref. E. 4. 20.

DAWES, Frederick John
Pioneer, 24161,
4th Signal Coy., Royal Engineers.
Died of wounds, received at Mons 5 September 1914. Age 27.
Son of John and Agnes Dawes, of 43, Windmill St., Hythe, Kent.
Grave Ref. I. 3. 52.

DAY, George Henry
Corporal, 515203,
607th Fortress Coy., Royal Engineers.
Died of pneumonia 27 February 1919. Age 26.
Son of Henry and Nellie Isabel Day, of 4, Bradford Rd., Southsea. Born at Cowes.
Grave Ref. I. 15. 25.

DEWEY, William Herbert Frederick
Airman 2nd Class, 106718,
No. 6, Training Depot Station, Royal Flying Corps.
Accidentally killed 18 February 1918. Age 19.
Son of William Henry and Alice Jane Dewey, of 30, New Rd., Buckland, Portsmouth.
Grave Ref. L.13.36.

S.S. "Limeleaf", Mercantile Marine.
Died: 19 April 1917.
Grave Ref. M. 2. 8.

Able Seaman, 167405(CG),
H.M.S. "Pembroke", Royal Navy.
Died: 24 March 1917.

DOWNTON, Frederick George
Gunner, RMA/4338,
Royal Marine Artillery.
Died of sickness 22 March 1918. Age 43.
Awarded Long Service and Good Conduct Medal.
Son of Henry Edward and Anna Jane Downton, of Portsmouth.
Grave Ref. I. 14. 25.

DUNN, Edward Paschal
H.M.S. "Queen Elizabeth", Royal Navy.
Drowned: 1 December 1920. Age 40.
Son of John and Margaret Dunn;
husband of Margaret H. Dunn, of 23, Chetwynd Rd., Southsea.
Grave Ref. M. 8. 10.

DYER, George William
Corporal, A/68,
King's Royal Rifle Corps.
Died: 13 September 1920. Age 29.
Son of Thomas James and Laura Louisa Dyer, of 3, Somers St., Southsea.
Grave Ref. E. 2. 21.



H.M.S. Excellent., Royal Navy.
Died: 10 November 1940. Age 33.
Son of Mrs. M. J. Cadogan, of Portsmouth,
husband of Lilian Irene Cadogan.
Grave Ref. Plot Y. Row 1. Grave 2.

Wren, 26685,
Women's Royal Naval Service.
Died: 21 October 1946. Age 23.
Daughter of Frederick George and Annie Carter, of Stamshaw, Portsmouth.
Grave Ref. Plot BB. Row 12. Grave 16.

CARTER, Ronald Edward
Able Seaman, P/JX 324481,
H.M.S. Lizard., Royal Navy.
Died: 23 July 1945.
Son of William Henry John and Gertrude Evangelina Carter, of Southsea.
Grave Ref. Plot BB. Row 5. Grave 16.

CHAPMAN, Hubert Harry
Warrant Officer, 335790,
Royal Air Force.
Died: 28 May 1943. Age 38.
Son of Harry and Rosina Chapman, of Portsmouth,
husband of Gwendoline Mary Chapman, of Godalming, Surrey.
Grave Ref. Plot W. Row 17. Grave 18.

CHAPMAN, Joyce Muriel Amy
Wren, 11463, H.M.S. Victory,
Women's Royal Naval Service.
Died: 12 January 1945. Age 22.
Daughter of Thomas Harry Chapman, and of Alice Beatrice Chapman, of Eastney.
Grave Ref Plot U. Row 18. Grave 8.

CHATTERTON, Thomas Henry
Chief Engineer Officer,
S.S. Bedenham (London)., Merchant Navy.
Died: 5 July 1943. Age 53.
Son of Thomas Peter and Mary Arm Chatterton;
husband of Eliza Gladys Chatterton, of Milton, Southsea.
Grave Ref Plot F. Row 9. Grave 28

CLANCY, Patrick Michael
Chief Petty Officer, D/J 96736,
H.M.S. Cyclops., Royal Navy.
Died: 18 July 1946. Age 41.
Son of Patrick Michael and Elizabeth Clancy;
husband of Rosina Kathleen Clancy, of Paulsgrove, Portsmouth.
Grave Ref. Plot M. Row 17. Grave 55.

CLARK, Charles Edward
Chief Petty Officer Supply, P/M 37304,
H.M.S. Excellent., Royal Navy.
Died: 11 July 1944. Age 52.
Son of Charles Edward and Maria Clark;
husband of Alice E. Clark, of Southsea.
Grave Ref Plot Y. Row 13. Grave 11.

CLARK, Frederick Walter
Royal Navy.
Died: 12 March 1947. Age 44.
Son of Edward Charles and Martha Clark;
husband of Edna Maude Clark, of Copnor.
Grave Ref Plot EE. Row 19. Grave 58.

CLARKE, Charles Burnside
Able Seaman, P/J 113977,
H.M.S. Dauntless., Royal Navy.
Died: 14 April 1947. Age 37.
Son of Charles and Eliza Clarke;
husband of Margaret P. Clarke, of Southsea.
Grave Ref. Plot EE. Row 8. Grave 12.

CLARKE, Frederick
Petty Officer, P/J 19400,
H.M.S. Vemon., Royal Navy.
Died: 2 March 1943. Age 47.
Husband of Ann Matilda Clarke, of Drayton, Portsmouth.
Grave Ref. Plot F. Row 5. Grave 9.

COBBY, George Brown
Warrant Engineer,
Royal Navy.
Died: 23 August 1944. Age 57.
Husband of Emily Sabina Cobby, of Southsea.
Grave Ref. Plot CC. Row 19. Grave 14.

COLBOURNE, Ernest Charles
Lance Bombardier, 5562460, MM,
2 Searchlight Regt, Royal Artillery.
Died: 1 May 1942. Age 46.
Son of Louis Henry and Sabina Ellen Colbourne, of Portsmouth.
Also served in the 1914-18 War.
Grave Ref. Plot U. Row 7. Grave 23.

COLE, Eric James
Sergeant (Pilot) 740300,
54 Sqdn., Royal Air Force Volunteer Reserve.
Died: 8 November 1939. Age 21.
Son of Lieut. A. J. Cole, R.N., and Edith Cole, of East Cosham, Portsmouth.
Grave Ref. Plot M. Row 1. Grave 63.

COLLEY, Charles
Chief Petty Officer Writer, P/347132,
Died: H.M.S. Victory IV., Royal Navy.
Died: 21 October 1939. Age 54.
Son of William and Ann Colley;
husband of Amy Colley, of Milton, Southsea.
Grave Ref. Plot S. Row 14. Grave 8.

COLLINS, William Walter
Chief Petty Officer, P/229903,
H.M.S. Shrapnel, Royal Navy.
Died: 7 May 1943.
Grave Ref. Plot F. Row 9. Grave 39.

COOPER, Gladys Vera May
Wren, 5197,
H.M.S. Excellent, Women's Royal Naval Service.
Died: 19 October 1941.
Daughter of Mr. and Mrs. C. Kemp, of Portsmouth;
wife of C. F. Cooper, of Hilsea, Portsmouth.
Grave Ref. Plot Y. Row 19. Grave 35.

COOPER, William George
Warrant Officer Class II (C.S.M.) 311922
Royal Corps of Signals.
Died: 7 March 1942. Age 48.
Husband of Ethel Louisa Cooper, of Southsea.
Grave Ref. Plot U. Row 8. Grave 38.

COULSON, Frederick Ernest
Sergeant (Obs.) 920313,
9 Sqdn., Royal Air Force Volunteer Reserve.
Died: 15 February 1942. Age 21.
Son of Tom and Elsie Margaret Coulson, of Portsmouth. Scoutmaster.
Grave Ref. Plot Y. Row 5. Grave 24.

COUZENS, Henry John
Petty Officer, P/364194,
Royal Navy.
Died: 9 April 1946. Age 61.
Son of Newson and Harriet Couzens;
husband of Emily Couzens, of Milton, Southsea.
Grave Ref. Plot B. Row 13. Grave 56.

CREASEY, Cecil Sydney
Petty Officer, P/J 1534,
H.M.S. Gosling., Royal Navy.
Died: 24 February 1943.
Grave Ref. Plot W. Row 5. Grave 21.

CRIPPS, Reginald Jack
Leading Stoker, P/KX 75452,
Royal Navy.
Died: 25 September 1945. Age 38.
Son of James Henry John and Ellen Cripps, of Portsmouth;
husband of Rose Cripps, of Milton, Southsea.
Grave Ref. Plot BB. Row 5. Grave 21.

Volunteer, W/37860,
Auxiliary Territorial Service.
Died: 31 October 1940.
Daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Robert Frend;
wife of the Hon. Geoffrey Cunliffe, of Headley, Epsom, Surrey. Grave Ref. Plot S. Row 6. Grave 32.

DAVEY, George Arthur
Sergeant, PO/X 1690,
H.M.S. Victory., Royal Marines.
Died: 12 February 1947. Age 31.
Son of George Arthur Davey and of Eleanor Lavinia Davey (nee Lewis), of Copnor,
husband of Lilian Winifred Davey (nee Brown), of Observatory, Cape Town, South Africa.
Grave Ref. Plot T. Row 12. Grave 23.

DAVEY, James Richard
Able Seaman, P/J 7677,
Mentioned in Despatches,
H.M.S. Forth., Royal Navy.
Died: 27 September 1947. Age 55.
Son of James Richard and Sarah Davey:
husband of Harriet Jane Davey, of Paulsgrove. Portsmouth.
Grave Ref. Plot E.E. Row 13. Grave 1.

DAVIS, Charles Steven
Gunner (T)
H.M.S. Vemon., Royal Navy.
Died: 9 August 1945. Age 27.
Son of John Josiah Parker Davis and Florence Elizabeth Davis;
husband of Ruby May Davis, of Donnington, Berkshire.
Grave Ref. Plot BB. Row 5. Grave 3.

DAVIS, Walter James
Chief Joiner, P/MX 46070,
H.M.S. Victory., Royal Navy.
Died: 19 February 1946. Age 44.
Son of Walter and Mary Davis, of Portsmouth,
husband of Jeanette M. Davis, of Portsmouth.
Grave Ref. Plot BB. Row 8. Grave 26.

DAWSON, Cecil Victor
Chief Engine Room Artificer 1st Class, P/MX. 59861,
H.M.S. Daedalus., Royal Navy.
Died: 9 February 1946. Age 58.
Son of William and Elizabeth Dawson, of Luton, Bedfordshire;
husband of Bertha Lillian Dawson (nee Horwood), of Portsmouth.
Grave Ref. Plot H. Row 1. Grave 26.

Able Seaman, P/J 35415,
H.M.S. Victory., Royal Navy.
Died: 24 January 1943. Age 44.
Son of William and Sarah Ann Deacon;
husband of Ivy Maud Deacon, of Buckland, Portsmouth.
Grave Ref. Plot D. Row 2. Grave 23.

DENHAM, George
Driver, T/1472117,
Royal Army Service Corps.
Died: 12 May 1946. Age 20.
Son of Mr. and Mrs Edwin Monk Denham, of Landport, Portsmouth.
Grave Ref. Plot BB. Row 10. Grave 29.

DEVOTE, Robert James
Able Seaman, P/J 54910,
H.M.S. Sea Serpent., Royal Navy.
Died: 1 February 1945. Age 44.
Husband of F. C. Devote, of Brockhurst.
Grave Ref. Plot A. Row 9. Grave 48.

DIDYMUS, Ernest Edward
Private, 6283866,
Royal Warwickshire Regiment.
Died: 24 October 1944. Age 37.
Son of Thomas Mark and Daisy Didymus, of Portsmouth;
husband of Kathleen Solome Didymus, of Stamshaw, Portsmouth.
Grave Ref. Plot Y. Row 11. Grave 4.

DUNNAWAY, Ernest Albert
H.M.S. Vernon., Royal Navy.
Died: 4 July 1942.
Grave Ref. Plot S. Row 19. Grave 9.