December: 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 December we remember the death of:


Private John Clampitt
Gloucestershire Regiment – 7th Service Battalion


Temporary Sub-Lieutenant Charles Bridgland
Royal Navy Volunteer Reserve – Drake Battalion
Heywood House, Camdon Road, London NW

Private John Gasson
London Regiment – 2nd (City of London) Battalion (Royal Fusiliers)


Private William Hughes
Worcestershire Regiment – 9th Battalion
8 Randall Road, Clifton Bristol, Avon


Driver Herbert John Fordham
Royal Horse Artillery and Royal Field Artillery – 66th Bde. H.Q.
28 Russell Road, Parlmer’s Green, London

Corporal John Mandall
South Wales Borderers – 2nd Battalion
32 Peerless Street, City Road, London

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