WW1~ relatives16 April 2018
Albert Hamilton McNeice
Ernest Llewellyn Walters Button
My 1st cousin (3x removed)
Birth: 10th Dec 1866
Place: Brighton,West Sussex
Regiment: Queen’s Own (Royal West Kent Regiment) 7th Batt.
Service Number: G/7712
Death: 23rd Feb 1917
Aged: 51 years
Thiepval Memorial : Pier&Face 11C
BUTTON, Private, GEORGE THOMAS, 6288041. 4th Bn.
The Buffs (Royal East Kent Regt.). 17th June 1940. Age 20.
Son of George and Dorothy Eva Button, of Ashford, Kent. 1. E. 41.
Joseph Ernest Darling
My 1st Cousin x1 of 1st cousin
Birth: April 1894
Place: Ashford Middlesex
Regiment: Royal Fusiliers 3rd Batt.
Service Number: 14464
Death: 3rd May 1915
Place: West-Vlaanderen, Belgium
Aged: 20 years
Additional Information :
Ypres Memorial : (MENIN GATE)( Panels 6/8 )
Son of Joseph Edwin and Sarah Darling
of 1, Park Villas, Park Rd., Ashford, Middx.
William John McNeice
Regiment: London Regiment
5th Batt. (City of London)London Rifle Brigade
(Formerly 4244,8th London Regt.)
Service Number: 304012
Rifleman William McNeice
was home for the funeral of his brother Wilson in Oct 1915
Mortally Wounded in Action 8th Oct 1916
Died: 9th Oct 1916
Place: Somme, France
Burial: Thiepval Memorial Plot: Pier & Face 9D
Departement de la Somme
Birth : 11th May 1880
Rank: Pte. Promoted to Sgt. 20 Nov.1917
Service Number : 5711
Ireland 26 Feb 1900-21 Sept 1903
India 22 Sept 1903-10 Dec 1908
Ireland 11 Jan 1909-13 Sept 1914
France 14 Sept 1914-07 May 1918
Ireland 08 May 1918.
Survived the War
Pension still being given to Thomas or Widow in 1947
NPL William McNeice 1 Flush Place Lurgan Armagh
H C not proven same William,
but probably signed Ulster Covenant
NPL Rifleman William John McNeice (Find A Grave)
Death: Jul. 1, 1916
Inscription: Royal Irish Rifles
Note: 4869 Burial: Thiepval Memorial Thiepval, France
Plot: Pier and Face 15 A and 15 B. Find A Grave Memorial# 12469