First World War. 13. the Muster Roll, with all who served and survived

First World War in Witham.
Witham Muster Roll, with those who served and survived.
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The first three pages and the last one are copies of the original. The rest is typed.



Witham Muster Roll, page 1, typed
H V Acutt    P Bright
A Appleton    H T Brown
B Appleton    H Brown
S H Alderton    F Brown
G J Alderton    P Brown
C Alderton    Edgar Brown
V F Andrews    S G Brown
C J Aldous    F E Brown
F Aylett    R S Brown
E V Attkinson    F Boobyen
C Algar    E Bickmore
E Algar    A Bickmore
E Adams    N Barber
F Adams    C Barber
P Adams    A Blaber
F R Ardley    J Barrett
A Allen    A E Brewster
J Bright    A Baldwin
A H Bright    H Baxter
G Bright    F Baxter
A Bright    G W Butcher
A Barber   P.W.

Witham Muster Roll, page 2, typed
H Butcher    H Belsham
W Butcher    A Brice
Bernard Blyth    J H Brook
H B Brandt    S Baldwin
W Bull    E W Bright
G Borley    A C Brown
T C Borley    A Beard
E Brand    W J J Burch
A Bott    F Bell
G Bell    J S Bell
P Burton    W E Cornwell
W Bircher    A Cornwell
H Bibby    S E Cook
W Bibby    G Cook
H Barwell
F W Cullen
S R Bradley    L Cullen
A Bradley    E G Cunningham
D Bowyer    J Chamberlain
E V Butler    H Cutts
A R Budge    A Corlick
H F D Corley

Witham Muster Roll, page 3, typed
E Collard    C Dowsett
D Crittall    G Darby
R B Crittall    C Davis
D Chambers    A Driver
C Claydon    T Dodman
A Claydon    A G Drury
A E Claydon    S Drew
C Campney    W Dazley
G B Croxall    P Dorpy
A P Champ    H J Dennis
W Christy    R F G Doole
A G Crayford    C Dorking
E Crabbe    W Dessent
B Coleman    E M Drake
W Cottee    P Dwyer
E Cutmane    V H Duncombe
P C Clomping    H G Duncombe
C Cafer    S Everitt
F T Chilvers    C P Eldred
H L Evitt
P Eckersleigh

Witham Muster Roll, page 4, typed
F Emmens    E Goates
M Ewers    H Green
C H English    F Green
E Frances    A Gray
A Fenner    A E Griggs
D French    A Gosling
D J Frost    E C Gimson
A Fisher    R B Gardner
A B Groves    J H Gardner
J B Groves    E W Grimsey
P Groves    A E Gibbons
L Groves    A Hutley
R Glover    L Hutley
H Godfrey    E Hubbard
P Goody    F Hubbard
H Goody    T Haggar
B Goody    E J Hales
E Goody    P Hambley
F Gaymer    F J Hawkes
R Gaymer    A H Hicks
E Hawkins
W Hoy   P.W.

Witham Muster Roll, page 5, typed
H W Hyde   P.W.    H Lucking
S Haywood    F Lucking
C Horsby    G Lucking
J Hawson    C Lucking
C Hayter    V Larking
J E Hines    A Lazell
E Hawkes    C C A Long
W Haygreen    J Lake
F Haygreen    E Lapwood
V R Halliday    C Lapwood
F Haves    F Lapwood
A G Hammond    A G Love
A Hammond    C Ladkin
A Hooke    J E Lewis
T Johnson    B Mann
W T Johnson    F Mann
C H Jennings    A Manning
J Joy    H de Monte
F W Joslyn    H Mortimer
J W Keeble    M Marshall
H G Keeble    J W Marshall
F Kemp

Witham Muster Roll, page 6, typed
J Matthams    P Pavelin
R S Mott    J Potter
W Mott    G Pryor
D Mead    H Poulter
W Marshall    T Poulter
J Mawdsley    F R Parker
A K Motion    D O Peddock
F Mayes    C A Peacock
A Newman    C Peacock
O Naylor    J Pullinger
E Noble    W C Pembel
F A W North    P Phillips
C A North    A Parker jun.
G H North    A Parker sen.
P Ottley    S V Pearce
C Owers    S E M Pierce
R Oxbrow    W H M Pattisson
J B Purl    J H Pattisson
H Purl    B Pinkham
A Parker    F R Perkins
W Pavelin    W J Perkins

Witham Muster Roll, page 7, typed
R Pattern    A Rudkin
J M Pelly    F Rudkin
D E Pelly    W Russell
E G Pelly    J E Russell
A Pyke    M Russell
F Prentice    J Reid
G Rudkin    G Ringe
C Reed    W Ringe
F Rice    E Rayment
S Rice    J Razy
W Rice    G Ritson
W E Raven    T Rumsey
J H Rawling    J Sorrell
W Rushen    F Shuttleworth
E Rushen    F G Smith
A Rushen    V J Smith
Albert Rushen    A G Smith
C F Rushen    G S Smith
C Richards    C L Smith
H W Richards    L E W Smith
R Richardson    S Smith

Witham Muster Roll, page 8, typed
H Smith    W Stoneham
E A Smith    B Stoneham
S T Smith    W Stringer
J Smith    G Saunders
W J Smith    J Sillett
S L Smith    H Sillett
R Smith    A C Seaborn
A Shelly    W Saville
G Shelly    B Sneezum
P B Shelly    P Sneezum
L Shelly    J Stiff
A Stoneham    G A Stock  P.W.
J Stoneham    F Stock
W Stevens    J Sutherland
S Springett    S Shillitoe
H Sainty    F Stubbings
E W Sainty    H Stubbings
S Sayer    L Shrempton
F Stoneham    E M Talbot
E Stoneham    J Tayler
H Stoneham   P.W.    A J Tayler
E Shelley   P.W.    E W Thompson  P.W.

Witham Muster Roll, page 9, typed
R E Thompson   P.W.    C Webb
G Thompson   P.W.    E Webb
A Thorogood    F Wager
H Thorogood    E Wager
S W Tyrall    W Wright
A Turner    R W Wakelin
F H Threadkill    F Walkinson
R Varden    F C Whiting
T White    J Yeadon
G Warren
F Wilky
R Woodward
W Woodward
C Whybrow
A Watchman
A J Watchman
A Wallace
F Wilshire
F G Wood
E A Wood
H J Wood
H Wood

The author of the first poem, William E Henley, was very well-known in late Victorian times.

The last poem, by Beatrix Brice Miller, was first published in the Times in 1916 and became very popular. During the War she had been a nursing helper in France.


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