There are nearly 70 war graves in Horsham, mostly at the Hills Cemetery. Here is the information for Thomas T Adams through to A Buck. The links to the other pages are on the Hills Cemetery feature.

Click on the casualty’s name to go to the Commonwealth War Graves Commission page for that person. Click on the photo for a full sized image of the gravestone.

Thomas Adams

Thomas Adams

  • Name: ADAMS, THOMAS
  • Initials: T
  • Nationality: United Kingdom
  • Rank: Sapper
  • Regiment/Service: Royal Engineers
  • Unit Text: 12 Bomb Disposal Coy.
  • Age: 23
  • Date of Death: 11/12/1944
  • Service No: 1904351
  • Additional information: Son of Joseph Thomas Adams and Annie Adams; husband of Irene Rosina Adams, of Stoke Newington, London.
  • Casualty Type: Commonwealth War Dead
  • Grave/Memorial Reference: Block U. Grave 273.

Alfred Edwin Agate

Alfred Edwin Agate

  • Name: AGATE, ALFRED EDWIN
  • Initials: A E
  • Nationality: United Kingdom
  • Rank: Bombardier
  • Regiment/Service: Royal Artillery
  • Unit Text: 565 Coast Bty.
  • Age: 41
  • Date of Death: 11/02/1943
  • Service No: 1435412
  • Casualty Type: Commonwealth War Dead
  • Grave/Memorial Reference: Block M. Grave 10

N Aldridge

N Aldridge

  • Name: ALDRIDGE
  • Initials: N
  • Nationality: United Kingdom
  • Rank: Corporal
  • Regiment/Service: Army Pay Corps
  • Date of Death: 30/10/1918
  • Service No: 11540
  • Casualty Type: Commonwealth War Dead
  • Grave/Memorial Reference: M. 346

J R Bargent

J Bargent

  • Name: BARGENT
  • Initials: J R
  • Nationality: United Kingdom
  • Rank: Boy 2nd Class I
  • Regiment/Service: Royal Navy
  • Unit Text: H.M.S. Powerful
  • Date of Death: 09/09/1918
  • Service No: J/92233
  • Casualty Type: Commonwealth War Dead
  • Grave/Memorial Reference: G. 51.

W A Bowers

W A Bowers

  • Name: BOWERS
  • Initials: W A
  • Nationality: United Kingdom
  • Rank: Staff Serjeant (Armourer)
  • Regiment/Service: Royal Army Ordnance Corps
  • Age: 39
  • Date of Death: 12/10/1918
  • Service No: A/2142
  • Additional information: Husband of Winifred Cook (formerly Bowers), of 11, Victory Rd., Horsham.
  • Casualty Type: Commonwealth War Dead
  • Grave/Memorial Reference: G. 60.

Stephen Thomas Brashill

S A Brashill

  • Name: BRASHILL, STEPHEN THOMAS
  • Initials: S T
  • Nationality: United Kingdom
  • Rank: Sapper
  • Regiment/Service: Royal Engineers
  • Age: 33
  • Date of Death: 14/10/1943
  • Service No: 796959
  • Additional information: Son of Stephen Thomas Brashill and Carol Brashill; husband of Dorothy May Brashill, of Horsham.
  • Casualty Type: Commonwealth War Dead
  • Grave/Memorial Reference: Sec. S. Grave 401.

Allen A Brown

A Brown

  • Name: BROWN, ALLAN
  • Initials: A
  • Nationality: United Kingdom
  • Rank: Corporal
  • Regiment/Service: Royal Engineers
  • Date of Death: 19/04/1947
  • Service No: 108153
  • Casualty Type: Commonwealth War Dead
  • Grave/Memorial Reference: Block 0. Grave 239.

A Buck

A Buck

  • Name: BUCK
  • Initials: A
  • Nationality: United Kingdom
  • Rank: Driver
  • Regiment/Service: Royal Engineers
  • Age: 22
  • Date of Death: 30/07/1916
  • Service No: 38419
  • Additional information: Son of John and Caroline Marion Buck, of 2, New Cottages, Broadbridge Heath, Horsham.
  • Casualty Type: Commonwealth War Dead
  • Grave/Memorial Reference: I. 251.

C P Buck

C P Buck

  • Name: BUCK
  • Initials: C P
  • Nationality: United Kingdom
  • Rank: Sapper
  • Regiment/Service: Royal Engineers
  • Date of Death: 10/10/1917
  • Service No: 213603
  • Casualty Type: Commonwealth War Dead
  • Grave/Memorial Reference: I. 27.

James Burchell

J Burchell

  • Name: BURCHELL, JAMES
  • Initials: J
  • Nationality: United Kingdom
  • Rank: Private
  • Regiment/Service: Royal Sussex Regiment
  • Unit Text: Depot
  • Age: 30
  • Date of Death: 27/01/1920
  • Service No: L/13692
  • Additional information: Son of James and Rebecca Burchell, of 5, Cleaveland Cottages, Brighton Rd., Horsham. Served on the North-West Frontier of India.
  • Casualty Type: Commonwealth War Dead
  • Grave/Memorial Reference: H. 328.

Ernest Howard Burrage

E H Burrage

  • Name: BURRAGE, ERNEST HOWARD
  • Initials: E H
  • Nationality: United Kingdom
  • Rank: Lance Bombardier
  • Regiment/Service: Royal Artillery
  • Unit Text: 310 Bty., 72 H.A.A. Regt.
  • Age: 28
  • Date of Death: 11/03/1941
  • Service No: 1580619
  • Additional information: Son of Christian and Ellen Burrage, of Colgate.
  • Casualty Type: Commonwealth War Dead
  • Grave/Memorial Reference: Block L. Grave 26

Charles Nailard Burstow

C N Burstow

  • Name: BURSTOW, CHARLES NAILARD
  • Initials: C N
  • Nationality: United Kingdom
  • Rank: Airman 2nd Class
  • Regiment/Service: Royal Flying Corps
  • Age: 19
  • Date of Death: 26/04/1916
  • Service No: 22642
  • Additional information: Son of Charles Henry and Charlotte Burstow, of 18, Langdale Rd., Hove, Sussex. Born at Horsham.
  • Casualty Type: Commonwealth War Dead
  • Grave/Memorial Reference: N. 34.

G E Butt

 G E Butt

  • Name: BUTT
  • Initials: G E
  • Nationality: United Kingdom
  • Rank: Serjeant
  • Regiment/Service: Royal Army Medical Corps
  • Unit Text: 68th Field Amb
  • Age: 37
  • Date of Death: 22/02/1916
  • Service No: 47005
  • Additional information: Son of George Edward Butt, of 17, Trafalgar Rd., Horsham; husband of Amy Butt, of Castle Hill, Aston Scott, Church Stretton, Salop.
  • Casualty Type: Commonwealth War Dead
  • Grave/Memorial Reference: I. 198.

Frank Vernon Carlile

F V Carlile

  • Name: CARLILE, FRANK VERNON
  • Initials: F V
  • Nationality: United Kingdom
  • Rank: Captain
  • Regiment/Service: Royal Engineers
  • Unit Text: 12 Bomb Disposal Coy.
  • Age: 42
  • Date of Death: 14/08/1943
  • Service No: 136259
  • Additional information: Son of Frank Hughes Carlile and of Ethel Rowena Carlile (nee Grubb); husband of Ivy Carlile, of Littlehampton.
  • Casualty Type: Commonwealth War Dead
  • Grave/Memorial Reference: Block U. Grave 356.

 Ralph George Hall Catherall

R G H Catherall

  • Name: CATHERALL, RALPH GEORGE HALL
  • Initials: R G H
  • Nationality: United Kingdom
  • Rank: Warrant Officer
  • Regiment/Service: Royal Air Force
  • Age: 37
  • Date of Death: 12/05/1943
  • Service No: 335887
  • Additional information: Son of Ralph and Alice Hall-Catherall.
  • Casualty Type: Commonwealth War Dead
  • Grave/Memorial Reference: Block U. Grave 335.

Charlie Calvert Chantler

C C Chantler

  • Name: CHANTLER, CHARLIE CALVERT
  • Initials: C C
  • Nationality: United Kingdom
  • Rank: Private
  • Regiment/Service: Coldstream Guards
  • Age: 21
  • Date of Death: 01/05/1916
  • Service No: 17401
  • Additional information: Son of Mr. J. Chantler, of I, New Cottages, Broadbridge Heath, Horsham.
  • Casualty Type: Commonwealth War Dead
  • Grave/Memorial Reference: I. 225.

This continues with page two of four

  1. Thomas T Adams through to Charlie Chantler
  2. Reginald Chart through to James Humphreys
  3. T H Jupp through to Hector Olley
  4. Charles Parker through to Alfred Woodward
  5. Others, foot of page four
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