Luton Chapel Street

Roll of Honour

Luton Chapel Street WM. Methodist Archive and Research Centre (reference MA 8030 item 118)
Trustees for Methodist Church Purposes, 2018.

This chapel was chosen in 1954 as the base for the Luton Industrial Mission. The men listed on the Roll of Honour are:

2nd Lieutenant Raymond Eric Deacon 10th Bn. North Staffordshire Regt. attached 8th Lancashire Fusiliers died on 2 August 1915 aged 23

Trooper Harold Thomas Anderson 1707 Household Bn. died 18 February 1917

Rifleman Horace Edward Bates 39229 9th Bn. London Regt. died 22 April 1917 aged 24

Pte. William George Bowles 42057 2nd Bn. Bedfordshire Regt. died 22 August 1918 aged 18

Sub-Lieutenant Eric William Squires Nelson Bn. Royal Naval Division died 13 November 1916 aged 23

Lieutenant Sidney Charles Squires 5th Bn. Royal Warwickshire Regt. died 28 October 1918 aged 22

Driver Arthur Smith 2865 1st/2nd East Anglian Detached Field Coy. Royal Engineers died 28 August 1916 aged 20

Pte. George Shackleton 41851 13th Bn. Essex Regt. died 16 March 1918 aged 31

Pte. Frederick Stevens 17371 11th Bn. Royal Sussex Regt. died 26 May 1917 aged 19

Pte. Eric Thomas William Sutton 17730 8th Bn. Royal Berkshire Regt. died 18 February 1917 aged 27  He had married Florence Olney in Bedford during 1916.

Pte. Percy Frank Linger 2833 1/24th Bn. London Regt. died 26 May 1915 aged 21

Rifleman Sydney David East 451810 1/11th Bn. London Regt. died 3 September 1917 aged 24

Pte. Ewart A. Mouse 24368 1/4th Bn. Northamptonshire Regt. died 24 February 1919 in Luton.

Pte. Aubrey Stanbridge 27476 1st Bn. Bedfordshire Regt. died 29 July 1916

Pte. Ernest Prebble 15014 C Coy. 5th Bn. Royal Irish Fusiliers died 8 February 1915 aged 30

Stanley Warner was born in Luton in 1889 or 1890, but it has not been possible to further identify him.

Pte. Jesse Herbert Smith 242821 1/6th Bn. Royal Warwickshire Regt. died 1 April 1917 aged 37

Gunner Ronald William Tearle 141935 C Bty., 55th Brigade Royal Field Artillery died 4 October 1917 aged 20

Lance-Corporal Horace Hudson 023764 93rd Coy. Royal Ordnance Corps died 16 October 1918 aged 26

Pte. Frank William Gilder 2430 1/24th Bn. London Regt. died 30 December 1915 aged 19

Pte. Frank Parker 8581 1st Bn. Border Regt. died 28 April 1915

Pte. Ted Parker 73982 52nd Bn. Royal Fusiliers died 1 August 1918 aged 32

Gunner Sidney Stuart Pearson 115317 225th Siege Bty. Royal Garrison Artillery died 30 March 1917 aged 34


Additional source: Commonwealth War Graves Commission.

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