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


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


Rifleman B. Eggleton


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


Rifleman H.J. Hunt

Other Regiments


Private Frederick James Smith
Royal Fusiliers – 2nd Battalion


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


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


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


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


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

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