October: we remember

Using data from census records, war graves and war memorials we can begin to discover the names of those from the historic boroughs of Finsbury and Islington who died at Gallipoli.

In October we remember the death of:

Finsbury Rifles

01/10/1915     

Lance Corporal William George Kearns
5 Brewery Rd., Caledonian Rd
Aged 20

Rifleman William Bernard Savage
Son of William and Mary Savage, of 58 Margery Park Rd., Forest Gate, London
Aged 18

04/10/1915

Rifleman B. Eggleton

08/10/1915

Lance Corporal F.F. Lester
Son of T.J. Lester, of 38 Devonshire Avenue, Southsea, Portsmouth
Aged 26

31/10/1915

Rifleman H.J. Hunt


Other Regiments

03/10/1915

Private Frederick James Smith
Royal Fusiliers – 2nd Battalion

06/10/1915

Lance Serjeant Thomas Adams
Essex Regiment – 7th Battalion
12 Gaywood Road, Walthamstow, London

11/10/1915

Private Joseph Frederick Warwick
Gloucestershire Regiment – 7th (Service) Battalion

17/10/1915

Sapper Henry William Graham
Corps of Royal Engineers – 68th Field Company

18/10/1915

Private John Rogers
Lancashire Fusiliers – 1st Battalion
83 Bingfield Street, Caledonian Road, London

21/10/1915

Private Henry Thomas Lea
London Regiment – 2nd (City of London) Battalion (Royal Fusiliers)
34 Giplin Grove, Upper Edmonton, London

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