Royal Artillery/Royal Horse Artillery - Roll of Honour, 1939-47

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  1. CL1

    CL1 116th LAA and 92nd (Loyals) LAA,Royal Artillery Patron

    GUNNER CYRIL GALE
    Service Number: 1797004
    Regiment & Unit/Ship
    Royal Artillery

    246 Bty., 34 L.A.A. Regt.

    Date of Death
    Died 15 September 1944

    Age 21 years old

    Buried or commemorated at
    TOTTENHAM CEMETERY
    Grave 72.

    United Kingdom


    • Country of Service United Kingdom
    • Additional Info Son of Emily Elizabeth Gale, of Friern Barnet.
    • Personal Inscription NO MORE WEIGHED DOWN IN PAIN AND STRIFE, HIS SPIRIT IS REFRESHED AND FREE R.I.P.


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  2. John West

    John West Active Member

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    CL1 116th LAA and 92nd (Loyals) LAA,Royal Artillery Patron

    GUNNER LESLIE RUSSELL
    Service Number: 1796963
    Regiment & Unit/Ship
    Royal Artillery

    246 Bty., 34 Lt. A.A. Regt.

    Date of Death
    Died 05 November 1941

    Age 20 years old

    Buried or commemorated at
    TOTTENHAM CEMETERY

    Grave 40.

    United Kingdom
    • Country of ServiceUnited Kingdom
    • Additional InfoSon of A. Ernest Russell and Elizabeth Russell, of Waltham Cross, Hertfordshire.
    • Personal InscriptionIN OUR MINDS A CONSTANT THOUGHT; IN OUR HEARTS A SILENT SORROW

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    CL1 116th LAA and 92nd (Loyals) LAA,Royal Artillery Patron

    GUNNER FREDERICK CHARLES CURRELL
    Service Number: 1763755
    Regiment & Unit/Ship
    Royal Artillery

    331 Bty., 73 Searchlight Regt.

    Date of Death
    Died 18 August 1943

    Age 37 years old

    Buried or commemorated at
    TOTTENHAM CEMETERY

    Grave 47.

    United Kingdom

    • Country of ServiceUnited Kingdom
    • Additional InfoSon of William James Currell and Sarah Currell; husband of Edith E. Currell. of Tottenham.
    • Personal Inscription"PEACE, PERFECT PEACE" WIFE, SISTER, BROTHER AND BROTHER-IN-LAW

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    CL1 116th LAA and 92nd (Loyals) LAA,Royal Artillery Patron

    GUNNER HORACE ARTHUR PADDON
    Service Number: 1696775
    Regiment & Unit/Ship
    Royal Artillery

    Date of Death
    Died 13 January 1942

    Age 30 years old

    Buried or commemorated at
    TOTTENHAM CEMETERY

    Grave 41.

    United Kingdom
    • Country of ServiceUnited Kingdom
    • Additional InfoFoster-son of Mr. and Mrs. B. Clifford; husband of Grace Maud Kate Paddon, of South Tottenham.
    • Personal InscriptionA BITTER GRIEF A SHOCK SEVERE TO PART WITH ONE WE LOVED SO DEAR

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  6. CL1

    CL1 116th LAA and 92nd (Loyals) LAA,Royal Artillery Patron

    GUNNER ALBERT HENRY BERRY
    Service Number: 1576301
    Regiment & Unit/Ship
    Royal Artillery

    164 H.A.A. Regt.

    Date of Death
    Died 10 January 1945

    Age 29 years old

    Buried or commemorated at
    TOTTENHAM CEMETERY

    Joint Grave 64.

    United Kingdom

    • Country of ServiceUnited Kingdom
    • Additional InfoSon of Charles and Ethel Maud Berry; husband of Lilian Beatrice Berry, of Harringay.
    • Personal InscriptionWHAT WE HAVE LOST HEAVEN HAS GAINED ONE OF THE BEST THE WORLD CONTAINED
    GUNNER GEORGE BROWN
    Service Number: 1576237
    Regiment & Unit/Ship
    Royal Artillery

    164 H.A.A. Regt.

    Date of Death
    Died 10 January 1945

    Age 28 years old

    Buried or commemorated at
    TOTTENHAM CEMETERY

    Joint Grave 64.

    United Kingdom

    • Country of ServiceUnited Kingdom
    • Additional InfoSon of Henry and Mabel Brown. of Tottenham.
    • Personal InscriptionNOT JUST TO-DAY BUT EVERY DAY IN SILENCE WE REMEMBER HIM
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  7. CL1

    CL1 116th LAA and 92nd (Loyals) LAA,Royal Artillery Patron

    GUNNER JOHN ALBERT HUMBERSTONE
    Service Number: 14599948
    Regiment & Unit/Ship
    Royal Artillery

    184 (M) H.A.A. Regt.

    Date of Death
    Died 06 April 1946

    Age 41 years old

    Buried or commemorated at
    TOTTENHAM CEMETERY

    North Sec. Grave 7705.

    United Kingdom

    • Country of ServiceUnited Kingdom
    • Additional InfoSon of William and Agnes Humberstone, of Tottenham; husband of Elizabeth Mary Humberstone, of South Tottenham.
    • Personal InscriptionLIPS NEED NOT SPEAK WHEN HEARTS TRULY MOURN, THOUGHTS OFTEN REST WHERE SELDOM SEEN
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  8. CL1

    CL1 116th LAA and 92nd (Loyals) LAA,Royal Artillery Patron

    SERJEANT FREDERICK WHITE
    Service Number: 4687743
    Regiment & Unit/Ship
    Royal Artillery

    323 Bty., 94 Lt. A.A. Regt.

    Date of Death
    Died 26 April 1942

    Buried or commemorated at
    TOTTENHAM CEMETERY

    North Sec. Grave 7099.

    United Kingdom
    Country of ServiceUnited Kingdom

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  9. CL1

    CL1 116th LAA and 92nd (Loyals) LAA,Royal Artillery Patron

    GUNNER ALBERT EDWARD CLARK
    Service Number: 14268733
    Regiment & Unit/Ship
    Royal Artillery

    436 Bty., 128 H.A.A. Regt.

    Date of Death
    Died 24 June 1943

    Age 19 years old

    Buried or commemorated at
    TOTTENHAM CEMETERY

    North Sec. Grave 6720.

    United Kingdom
    • ountry of ServiceUnited Kingdom
    • Additional InfoSon of Arthur Thomas Clark and Hannah Maud Clark, of Tottenham.
    • Personal InscriptionRELEASED FROM SORROW AND FREE FROM EVERY CARE, TO HEAVEN CONVEYED TO REST FOR EVER THERE

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    CL1 116th LAA and 92nd (Loyals) LAA,Royal Artillery Patron

    GUNNER JOSEPH ALLEN
    Service Number: 11061514
    Regiment & Unit/Ship
    Royal Artillery

    Date of Death
    Died 11 February 1942

    Buried or commemorated at
    TOTTENHAM CEMETERY

    Gen. Sec. Grave 10394.

    United Kingdom
    Country of ServiceUnited Kingdom

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  11. John West

    John West Active Member

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    SERGEANT JOHN R. PORTAS, ROYAL ARTILLERY

    Sergeant John ('Jack') R. Portas, 950300.

    He was from the South London area and enlisted into the Royal Artillery in 1939. He escaped at Dunkirk and received a Mention-in-Dispatches citation (1945, NW Europe).

    John Portas married Mary in 1943 and emigrated to Perth, Australia in the 1970s where he set up a successful civil engineering business. He died in 2006 and he and Mary are buried in Denmark, W Australia.

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    CL1 116th LAA and 92nd (Loyals) LAA,Royal Artillery Patron

    GUNNER HENRY HUNT
    Service Number: 1697798
    Regiment & Unit/Ship
    Royal Artillery

    Date of Death
    Died 09 April 1941

    Age 33 years old

    Buried or commemorated at
    TOTTENHAM CEMETERY

    Gen. Sec. Grave 10400.

    United Kingdom

    • Country of ServiceUnited Kingdom
    • Additional InfoSon of Alfred Henry and Julia Hunt, of Tottenham.
    • Personal InscriptionSINCERE AND TRUE IN HEART AND MIND, A BEAUTIFUL MEMORY LEFT BEHIND
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  13. CL1

    CL1 116th LAA and 92nd (Loyals) LAA,Royal Artillery Patron

    GUNNER JOHN EDWARD ROOT
    Service Number: 1111435
    Regiment & Unit/Ship
    Royal Horse Artillery

    6 Regt.

    Date of Death
    Died 15 April 1945

    Age 31 years old

    Buried or commemorated at
    TOTTENHAM CEMETERY

    Gen. Sec. Grave 10710.

    United Kingdom


    • Country of ServiceUnited Kingdom
    • Additional InfoSon of John Henry and Alice Maud Root husband of Gladys Florence May Root, of Wood Green.
    • Personal InscriptionMY DEAR HUSBAND. NOT GONE FROM MEMORY OR LOVE BUT TO A RESTING PLACE ABOVE. WE HOPE TO MEET AGAIN


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    CL1 116th LAA and 92nd (Loyals) LAA,Royal Artillery Patron

    SERJEANT LEONARD CHARLES DIGBY
    Service Number: 858006
    Regiment & Unit/Ship
    Royal Artillery

    164 Bty., 59 H.A.A. Regt.

    Date of Death
    Died 05 May 1942

    Age 24 years old

    Buried or commemorated at
    TOTTENHAM CEMETERY

    Gen. Sec. Grave 10651.

    United Kingdom
    • Country of ServiceUnited Kingdom
    • Additional InfoSon of Thomas Henry Stanford Digby and Annie Burgin Digby; husband of Vera Edith Digby, of Tottenham.
    • Personal InscriptionA SMILING FACE A HEART OF GOLD THE DEAREST HUSBAND THE WORLD COULD HOLD

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    CL1 116th LAA and 92nd (Loyals) LAA,Royal Artillery Patron

    GUNNER HERBERT HENRY CROOM
    Service Number: 1691780
    Regiment & Unit/Ship
    Royal Artillery

    520 Bty., 85 Searchlight Regt.

    Date of Death
    Died 22 September 1941

    Age 32 years old

    Buried or commemorated at
    TOTTENHAM CEMETERY

    Gen. Sec. Grave 10596.

    United Kingdom

    • Country of ServiceUnited Kingdom
    • Additional InfoSon of Frederick George and Sarah Ann Croom, of Tottenham; husband of Lily Margaret Croom, of Enfield.
    • Personal InscriptionA LOVING FATHER AND A HUSBAND KIND HIS LIKE ON EARTH WE NEVERMORE SHALL FIND
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    CL1 116th LAA and 92nd (Loyals) LAA,Royal Artillery Patron

    GUNNER FREDERICK WILLIAM LORET
    Service Number: 1450168
    Regiment & Unit/Ship
    Royal Artillery

    127 H.A.A. Regt.

    Date of Death
    Died 30 November 1946

    Age 40 years old

    Buried or commemorated at
    TOTTENHAM CEMETERY

    R.C. Sec. Grave 8871.

    United Kingdom
    • Country of ServiceUnited Kingdom
    • Additional InfoSon of Lewis and Alice Loret; husband of Victoria May Loret, of Palmers Green.
    • Personal InscriptionGOD TOOK HIM FROM OUR HOME BUT NEVER FROM OUR HEARTS

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    CL1 116th LAA and 92nd (Loyals) LAA,Royal Artillery Patron

    GUNNER ALBERT EDWARD HORNE
    Service Number: 1435075
    Regiment & Unit/Ship
    Royal Artillery

    Date of Death
    Died 05 March 1941

    Age 35 years old

    Buried or commemorated at
    TOTTENHAM CEMETERY

    Cons. Sec. Grave 818.

    United Kingdom

    • Country of ServiceUnited Kingdom
    • Additional InfoSon of William Arthur and Jessie Horne, husband of Emily Elizabeth Horne, of Greenwich, London.
    • Personal InscriptionBELOVED, OUR LOSS IS GREAT, WE'LL NOT COMPLAIN BUT HOPE IN HEAVEN TO MEET AGAIN
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    CL1 116th LAA and 92nd (Loyals) LAA,Royal Artillery Patron

    GUNNER Ronald L. Ellis
    Service Number: 896880
    Regiment & Unit/Ship
    Royal Artillery

    4 Medium Regt.

    Date of Death
    Died 27 January 1947

    Age 26 years old

    Buried or commemorated at
    ST. PANCRAS CEMETERY

    Sec. 7 W. Grave 184.

    United Kingdom

    • Country of ServiceUnited Kingdom
    • Additional InfoSon of Lawrence Alfred and Rose Ellis, of Crouch Hill, Finsbury Park.
    • Personal InscriptionHE IS WHERE EVERLASTING SPRING ABIDES AND NEVER-WITHERING FLOWERS
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    CL1 116th LAA and 92nd (Loyals) LAA,Royal Artillery Patron

    GUNNER Frederick Leslie Flint
    Service Number: 14657494
    Regiment & Unit/Ship
    Royal Artillery

    Date of Death
    Died 04 October 1943

    Age 18 years old

    Buried or commemorated at
    ISLINGTON CEMETERY AND CREMATORIUM

    Sec. J. Block 4. Grave 10153P.

    United Kingdom

    • Country of ServiceUnited Kingdom
    • Additional InfoSon of George Edward and Ellen Flint, of Leyton Essex.
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  20. UKGirlinCanada

    UKGirlinCanada New Member

    Hello! This is my granduncle Richard Redwin. Thank you for posting this!!! I have luckily came across this as I have just started to research him.

    Do you happen to know what happened to all these brave men on 9 April 1941? Not having much luck for his war record.

    Vicky

     
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