A Poppy
A Poppy

Memorials & Monuments
on the Isle of Wight
- Ryde -
- Borough World War II Memorial -

Location

At the Town Hall, Lind Street, Ryde, Isle of Wight
 
See map on www.streetmap.co.uk
 
IWM War Memorials Archive Record

Link : War Memorials Archive Reference 40854
 
Historic England Listing Status

Ryde Town Hall is Listed Grade II. Since the War Memorials form an integral part of the building it is assumed they are covered by the Listing.
 
Description

A white stone plaque naming casualties from World War II. The original panels have been supplemented by a further list of names, of people from the St Helens / Nettlestone area.

See World War I names.

See Additional (post WW II) names.

Note : Many of the links below, marked RSHG, lead to the Ryde Social Heritage Group records for this person,
and will often give more information such as obituaries, Census details, etc
Memorial

Ryde Borough War memorial
 
Ryde Borough War memorial
 
Ryde Borough War memorial
 
Ryde Borough War memorial
 
Ryde Borough War memorial
 
Inscription


B0ROUGH OF RYDE

IN UNDYING MEMORY OF THOSE WHO MADE THE SUPREME SACRIFICE
IN THE SECOND WORLD WAR 1939 - 1945
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names as given below
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REMEMBER


Further Information Names as recorded

- SERVICES -
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B L ALLEN CWGC record ...
G ARCHER CWGC record ... Additional inscription on family grave in Ryde Cemetery (RSHG)
Buried in Bayeux War Cemetery in France
H AUSTIN CWGC record ...
A J BIGGS CWGC record ...
H F BLACKMAN CWGC record ... Biographical information
L BLAKE CWGC record ...
J A BOWERS CWGC record ... Biographical information
C BRADING CWGC record ... Memorial table in Seaview St Peter's Church
H.M.S. Royal Oak sinking
J S D BRAZIER CWGC record ...
C V BRIDLE CWGC record ...
W G P BRIGSTOCKE CWGC record ... Buried in Ryde Borough Cemetery
Memorial plaque in St Thomas's Church
C S BROWNING CWGC record ...
C R BUCKETT CWGC record ...
L R CASS CWGC record ... Buried in Hermanville War Cemetery in France
R C CLARK CWGC record ... Buried in Ryde Borough Cemetery
A E COGGER CWGC record ...
A CORNEY CWGC record ...
C A COTTELL CWGC record ...
A COTTRELL CWGC record ...
T COTTRELL CWGC record ...
J R C CURRIE CWGC record ... Biographical information
G H DENHAM CWGC record ...
E B DOHERTY CWGC record ... Biography and circumstances of death
R J F DUNFORD CWGC record ...
W C DYER CWGC record ... Buried in Ryde Borough Cemetery
R W ECCOTT CWGC record ...
G I V EGGLETON CWGC record ... Buried in Ryde Borough Cemetery
R A FAWDRY CWGC record ... Additional inscription on family grave in Ryde Cemetery
Additional inscription on family grave in Ryde Cemetery (RSHG)
F A W FILER CWGC record ...
J FOOTER CWGC record ... Buried in Ryde Borough Cemetery
J I M FREEMAN CWGC record ...
E W FRENCH CWGC record ... Additional inscription on family grave in Ryde Cemetery (RSHG)
E GALTON CWGC record ...
M GREEN CWGC record ... not found
R J GREEN CWGC record ...
D G GRIBBLE CWGC record ... Biography and circumstances of death
G H GRIFFIN CWGC record ... Buried in Ryde Borough Cemetery
A HAMBLY CWGC record ...
H HARRIS CWGC record ...
W H HART CWGC record ... Buried in Ryde Borough Cemetery
F A HEAPEY CWGC record ... Buried in Ryde Borough Cemetery
F N HEAPEY CWGC record ...
P HODGKINSON CWGC record ...
A W M HOWE CWGC record ...
M HOYES CWGC record ...
F H HUCK CWGC record ... Additional inscription on family grave at Ryde (Ashey) Cemetery (RSHG)
D E HUMBER CWGC record ...
A W HUNNYBUN CWGC record ... Additional inscription on family grave in Ryde Cemetery (RSHG)
I A G JAMES CWGC record ...
W J JOLLIFFE CWGC record ... Commemorated at Tower Hill Memorial, London
F KELLY CWGC record ...
P KENNEDY CWGC record ... not found
I W KEY CWGC record ...
E R KINGMAN CWGC record ... Biography and circumstances of death
A LANGTON CWGC record ... Buried in Gatcombe St Olave's Churchyard
E J B LAVERS CWGC record ...
G LEE CWGC record ...
G D LEWIS CWGC record ...
J D LIFE CWGC record ...
J C LUKE CWGC record ...
G MACDONALD-CRUIKSHANK CWGC record ...
A F McDINE CWGC record ...
A D MCLAUGHLAN-SLATER CWGC record ...
A V MARSHALL CWGC record ... Buried in Ryde Borough Cemetery
R P MARVIN CWGC record ...
C J MASEFIELD CWGC record ... Additional inscription on family grave in Ryde Cemetery (RSHG)
E S F MATTHEWS CWGC record ...
L J MERKEL CWGC record ... Buried in Ryde Borough Cemetery
J T MILFORD CWGC record ... Buried in Ryde Borough Cemetery
D F MILLER CWGC record ...
D J MONK CWGC record ... Biography and circumstances of death
T H MUNFORD CWGC record ...
H M MURSELL CWGC record ...
C B C NEEDHAM CWGC record ... Buried in Bayeux War Cemetery in France
A J NEVETT CWGC record ...
A L NEVETT CWGC record ... HMS Hood Association record with photograph of A L Nevett
H NINEHAM No CWGC record Harold Fred Nineham, who died 28 Jan 1942, aged 52, following a cycle accident at Appley. He was an A.R.P. Warden, but the death was not war-related.
H N NUTT CWGC record ...
J S OSBORNE CWGC record ... Buried in Ryde Borough Cemetery
D PALMER CWGC record ... Buried in Ryde Borough Cemetery
L P PARKER CWGC record ...
H PARRINGTON CWGC record ... Buried in Ryde Borough Cemetery
W H PARSONS CWGC record ...
K P PEARCE CWGC record ... Buried in Maasdriel(Veld-Driel) Roman Catholic Churchyard, Holland
(photo of headstone on Flickr)
R C PETTY CWGC record ... Biographical information
E J C PRATT CWGC record ...
G H PRICE CWGC record ... Buried in Ryde (Ashey) Cemetery
R S PURNELL CWGC record ...
C S QUELCH CWGC record ...
A RANN CWGC record ... Biographical Information
O W REED CWGC record ... Biographical Information
S RIGBY CWGC record ...
E RUSHTON CWGC record ...
E C RUSSELL CWGC record ...
A SAUNDERS CWGC record ...
A SETON-REID CWGC record ... not found
E SHEPPARD CWGC record ... Buried in Ryde (Binstead) Cemetery
H S SIVELL CWGC record ... Commemorated at Tower Hill Memorial, London
E J SMITH CWGC record ...
J K SMITH CWGC record ...
L A SPRAGG CWGC record ... Buried in Ryde Borough Cemetery
T C SPRAGG CWGC record ... not found
E STEVENS CWGC record ...
R STEVENS CWGC record ...
R F STICKLAND CWGC record ... Buried in Ryde Borough Cemetery
B STONE CWGC record ... Buried in Ryde Borough Cemetery
S C STONE CWGC record ...
T E J STOREY CWGC record ...
W C TOOGOOD CWGC record ...
N E TOPP CWGC record ... Buried in Ryde Borough Cemetery
D VANDESPAR CWGC record ...
A VANNER CWGC record ... Additional inscription on family grave in Binstead Cemetery (RSHG)
R F WALLIKER CWGC record ...
J WARDER CWGC record ...
H D WATSON CWGC record ... John Dudley Watson
A W WHITTINGSTALL CWGC record ...
W WHITTINGSTALL CWGC record ...
R WHITTINGTON CWGC record ... Biography and circumstances of death
B G WILLIAMS CWGC record ... Buried in Ryde Borough Cemetery
C WILLIAMS CWGC record ... not found
C E WILLIAMS CWGC record ...
A J E WISDOM CWGC record ... Additional inscription on family grave in Ryde Cemetery (RSHG)
C E WOODS CWGC record ... Additional inscription on family grave in Ryde Cemetery (RSHG)
D WRIGHT CWGC record ...
P WRIGHT CWGC record ...
H E WYATT CWGC record ... not found
G YEALLAND CWGC record ...
C J YOUNG CWGC record ... not found
D H YOUNG CWGC record ...
N V YOUNG CWGC record ...
R YOUNG CWGC record ...
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- CIVIL DEFENCE -
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A B BROWN CWGC record ...
H J (BERT) DEWEY CWGC record ... Buried at Ryde Borough Cemetery [RSHG record]
W W F KELLY CWGC record ... Police War Reserve Constable, killed as a result of an air raid. Buried at St John's (Oakfield) Cemetery in an unmarked grave - see RSHG record for more details
C H WEEKS CWGC record ...
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- CIVILIANS -
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A R ALLEN (MISS) No CWGC record.Audrey Ruth Allen, who died on 29th April 1943 at New Barn Farm, Shorwell. An agricultural worker with the Women's Land Army, she died as a results of injuries sustained when the tractor she was driving overturned. She was the daughter of Amos Richard Allen Torpedoman Royal Navy and lived at 20 Dover St, Ryde.
Buried in Ryde Cemetery (RSHG)
A E CANTWELL (MRS) CWGC record ...
M CANTWELL (MRS) CWGC record ...
T E CARSWELL CWGC record ...
D P COYNE CWGC record ...
E E M DIMMICK (MISS) CWGC record ...
A F MONK CWGC record ...
L G MONK CWGC record ...
M RHODES CWGC record ...
B M ROWE (MISS) CWGC record ...
F I SPARSHOTT No CWGC record.According to the IW County Press of 24 Aug 1940, Frank Isaac Sparshott died on 20 August 1940, as a result of being shot accidentally by a soldier. He lived at 2 Council Houses, Church Lane, Haven Street.
He is buried at Binstead Cemetery (grave unmarked) - see RSHG record for more details
M B WALLS (MISS) CWGC record ...
C J WICKENS CWGC record ...
B WILCOX CWGC record ...
D WILCOX CWGC record ...
M WILCOX (MRS) CWGC record ...
G M WILLIAMS (MRS) CWGC record ...
A J WILLIAMS CWGC record ...
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- SERVICES -
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W G ALLEN CWGC record ...
D AXTELL CWGC record ... Biography and circumstances of death
G CHALACOMBE CWGC record ...
H DAVIS CWGC record ... Buried in St Helen's Churchyard
J R DIBBENS CWGC record ... Portsmouth RN Dibbens JR
Able Seaman, RN. Son of John and Rhoda Elizabeth Dibbens, of Ryde, Isle of Wight. Died 25 November 1941. He is commemorated on the Portsmouth Royal Naval Memorial and on his parents' headstone in Ryde Borough Cemetery (RSHG)
L L DIBBENS CWGC record ... Portsmouth RN Dibbens JR
Petty Officer, RN. Son of John and Rhoda Elizabeth Dibbens, of Ryde, Isle of Wight. Died 20 July 1944. He is commemorated on the Portsmouth Royal Naval Memorial and on his parents' headstone in Ryde Borough Cemetery (RSHG)
J EADE CWGC record ... Additional inscription on family headstone at St. Helen's Churchyard
H.M.S. Royal Oak sinking
E C ELDRED CWGC record ... HMS Hood Association record with photograph of E C Eldred
C KEATLEY CWGC record ...
H MELLOR CWGC record ... Biography and circumstances of death
M J MORTON CWGC record ...
A REED CWGC record ...
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- CIVIL DEFENCE -
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L JACOBS CWGC record ...
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Others associated with Ryde, but not named on Memorial
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Cecil Bingham Atyeo CWGC record ... Civilian. Husband of Beatrice Mary Atyeo, of Eversley, Queen's Road, Ryde, Isle of Wight. Died at Bad Wurzach, Germany, 27th January 1945, aged 62. The Rev and Mrs Atyeo were deported from Jersey to Germany. The Rev Atyeo died shortly before they were to be released. Mrs Atyeo is buried in Ryde Cemetery. (RSHG)
Frank F Barton CWGC record ... Son of Philip Andrew and Ann Amelia Barton; husband of Lillian Freda Barton, of Ryde, Isle of Wight. Died 18 February 1945
Leslie Blackmore CWGC record ... Died 9th June 1943. Son of William and Annie Blackmore, of Ryde, Isle of Wight.
Oliver William Bridle CWGC record ... Died 14th September 1942, H.M.S. Coventry. Son of Alfred and Agnes Bridle; born 29 May 1905, Ryde, Isle of Wight.
Joseph Y Burke CWGC record ... Biography and circumstances of death
Sydney Arthur Chappell CWGC record ... Buried in Ryde Borough Cemetery
Albert Edward Coleby CWGC record ... Lieutenant, RA. Died 5 March 1943. His parents Henry and Elizabeth Coleby are buried in Ryde Cemetery and there is an Additional inscription
on their grave marker.
Loving Corke CWGC record ... Lieutenant, RN. Son of Captain Loving Corke and Ethel Corke; husband of Joan Corke of Ryde, Isle of Wight. Died 19th August 1942.
John Wallace Downing CWGC record ... Flying Officer (Navigator), RAFVR. Son of Wallace Downing, and of Beatrice Downing, of Elmfield, Ryde, Isle of Wight; husband of Esdale Downing. Journalist. Died 23rd May 1944.
William Henry James Edwards CWGC record ... Son of Alfred and Catherine Louisa Edwards, of Ryde, Isle of Wight. W H J Edwards was born in Lewisham; the family moved to the Isle of Wight at some time in the 1930's or 1940's. He is commemorated on his parents' headstone in Ryde Borough Cemetery (RSHG)
Lottie Farrall (née Richards) and William Ewart Farrall CWGC record ... [L Farrall]
CWGC record ... [W E Farrall]
Formerly of Ryde, Isle of Wight. Died together as a result of enemy action 27 Nov 1940 in Hooe, Devon.
Raymond Eldridge CWGC record ... Son of Albert Edward and Lucy Eldridge, of Ryde, Isle of Wight. Died 31 October 1943
Roy Ernest Gage CWGC record ... Son of Ernest Edward Gage and of Lily Ada Gage (nee Fowler); husband of Una Bernice Gage, of Haywards Heath, Sussex. He is commemorated on his great-grandparents' headstone in Ryde Borough Cemetery (RSHG)
Charles Stanley Gallop CWGC record ...
Veteran Affairs Canada record ...
Son of Mr. and Mrs. Ralph Gallop, of Ryde, Isle of Wight, England; husband of Sarah I. Gallop, of Ibstone. Died 6th June 1942 aged 51. Private in the Veterans Guard of Canada.
Christopher Noel Hayward CWGC record ... Son of Fred and Rachel Hayward, of Ryde, Isle of Wight. Died 17 July 1944. Buried in St Manvieu Cemetery, Normandy
Frederick Joseph Hobby CWGC record ... Lt-Cdr (Eng) R.N.R. Born 1893. Lived in the St John's Wood area of Ryde from at least 1931 - 1940. Died 2 Dec 1940 at sea serving on H.M.S. Forfar.
Antony Diarmuid MacDermott CWGC record ... From the IW County Press, 21 Oct 1939 : Cadet Anthony George (sic) Macdermott, aged 17, only son of Commander A.F.J. MacDermott, O.B.E., R.N., ret. (hon. secretary of the Royal Victoria Y.C.) and Mrs. MacDermott, of Leamington House, St John's Park, Ryde. He was on his first commission. A lad of particular promise, he had passed out in the A division from H.M.S. Britannia, Dartmouth, earlier in the year. He was a member of Ryde Lawn Tennis Club, and also of the I.W. Foot Beagles. See HMS Royal Oak sinking
Albert E Milford CWGC record ... Portsmouth naval memorial : A E Milford
From the IW County Press, 21 Oct 1939 : A.B. Albert Edward Milford, aged 32, son of Mr. and Mrs. A.E. Milford, of St. John's-road, Ryde. He lived at Southampton, and leaves a widow and three children. See HMS Royal Oak sinking
James W E Newnham CWGC record ... Buried in Ryde Borough Cemetery
Teddy Charles Alan Redstone CWGC record ... Born in Ryde 1921 to Charles Arthur Redstone and Daisy Jessie Redstone (née Moult); husband of Clara Josephine Redstone (née McGarrigle, married 1944), of Swaythling, Southampton. Flight Sergeant (Pilot) in the R.A.F.V.R. Died 18 May 1945 and buried at South Stoneham Cemetery.
Frank Sheen CWGC record ... Buried in Overloon War Cemetery (photo of headstone on Flickr)
Frank William Wade CWGC record ...
Veteran Affairs Canada record ...
Born in Ryde, in 1918, the son of William Wade and Dorcas Clara Wade (née Jones). The family emigrated to Medicine Hat, Alberta, Canada, in the early 1920s. F W Wade died while on air operations over Denmark, on 26th October 1941.


 
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