The 'Ram' - Extracts of soldiers who passed through Ramsey Grammar School.

'Several Old Boys have joined the Forces, either directly or by attachment.  One of the present members of this school now wears the Khaki armlet and others are anxiously waiting to grow older.'
Extract from 'The Ram' Magazine of Ramsey Grammar School - July 1918. 
Should our readers note any inaccuracies or omissions the Editors will be pleased if they will kindly notify them. 
The above is copied from the original magazine, names had been embellished as a note in the front of the magazine apologised for the poor quality of paper that it was printed on - the result of shortages caused by the war.

 

Roll of Honour.    Date/ Ref: Date/ Ref: Date/ Ref: Date/ Ref:
        April 1916 Oct. 1916 Dec. 1916 July 1918
J Allpress       2nd Lieut  D.L.I.      no July 1918
V? Bateman      Sgt.  A.S.C.      no July 1918
D Barlow         3rd Beds Yeomanry      yes July 1918
S Berry         Lieut.  A.S.C.      no rank July 1918
C Bridgefoot      1st Beds Yeomanry      In France July 1918
W Beeton        2nd Lieut.  D.L.I.      yes July 1918
S Butler         Cadet  R.A.F.     no July 1918
G Barnes        Boy A.M. R.A.F.      no July 1918
E.S Bowyer      H.M.S. Actaeon      no July 1918
G Brittin         M.M.G.S.      no July 1918
S Canham         R.E.      no July 1918
J Caton           1st Bedfords [discharged]      3 Beds. Yeo July 1918
E Caton          Corpl.  R.G.A.     no July 1918
D Cameron               no July 1918
J.E Cade       Corpl.  A.S.C.      no July 1918
C Cade             R.N.V.R.     no July 1918
H Corney        Lance Corpl. Hunts. Cyclists, attd. Warwicks     2nd HCB only July 1918
E Curedale       Royal Marine Artillery.      no July 1918
H Custance              yes July 1918
T Cooper    Suffolk Yeomanry      yes July 1918
J Corney         D.B.L.I. ?      no July 1918
H Darrington    2nd Lieut. R.E.      no July 1918
S Darrington [M.C.]     Lieut,  1st Northants.      no July 1918
W Dorrington    [discharged]        2nd Sportsman Battalion July 1918
E Day           Corpl.  R.E.      In France July 1918
W Everitt       2nd Lieut.        Suffolk Yeo - no rank July 1918
L Everitt        2nd Lieut.       1st HCb - no rank July 1918
C Everitt       Sergt.  Hunts. Cyclists, attd. Warwicks.      1st HCb July 1918
A Fear            R.N.V.R.      no July 1918
J Fisher        Lieut.  A.S.C.      no July 1918
C Fisher        2nd. Lieut.  Loncolns.      no July 1918
S Fitch                 Cadet  R.A.F.      2nd A M RFC July 1918
R Flowers          Suffolk Yeomanry     yes July 1918
C Fuller        Major,  1/4th Northants.      Dardanells July 1918
L Fuller          P.P.L.I. Canadians [killed]      yes July 1918
E Gipson          Essex Regt.      no July 1918
W Gipson         Bedfordshire Regt.      no July 1918
C Greenwood      Beds. Yeomanry.      Buglar July 1918
J? Galbitas   Middlesex Regt.      yes July 1918
F Gilding        Hunts, Cyclist attd. Warwicks.      1st hcb July 1918
W Gilding       R.E.      no July 1918
E Hildred         1st Beds. Yeomanry.      In France July 1918
B Hill            1st Beds. Yeomanry.      no July 1918
E Hill            1st Beds. Yeomanry.      no July 1918
R Hill            Norfolks.      no July 1918
A Hill                    Northants. [died]      no July 1918
V Hill                   3rd. Beds. Yeomanry.      yes July 1918
G Halls          yes July 1918
H Halls                   West Africa.      British forces in S.W.  Africa July 1918
J Kirby                  2nd Lieut. Essex Regt.      no July 1918
W Kirby           Sapper R.E.      no July 1918
T King            R.M.A.      RMA HMS Antrim July 1918
H King                  no July 1918
E King            R.H.A.      no July 1918
S Key    Sergt. Canadians.      no rank July 1918
F.S. Key   Sergt. Wilts. Yeomanry.      blank - no details July 1918
F Key              Cheshires.     no July 1918
E Llewellyn       1st Beds. Yeomanry.      In France July 1918
T Lewis           Hunts. Cyclist attd. Warwicks.      2nd HCB July 1918
E Longland        Beds. Yeomanry.      yes July 1918
C Longland       Hunts. Cyclists. [died of wounds]      1st HCB July 1918
J Laws M.C.       2nd Lieut. 21st London Regt.      no July 1918
J Major                 Artist Rifles.      no July 1918
S Newton           2nd. Beds. Yeomanry.     no July 1918
B Newton          1st Beds. Yeomanry.      In France July 1918
H Newton        Capt.  [Staff in Persia]      no July 1918
C Phillips      Corpl.  2nd Beds. Yeomanry      yes July 1918
G Pickard         R.M.A.      no July 1918
A Papworth              In France July 1918
F Papworth        A.S.C.      no July 1918
J Palmer        Sergt. Major 1st Beds. Yeomanry.      In France July 1918
J.R. Ray        Sergt.  Army Vet. Corps.     Dardanelles July 1918
V Rose            3rd Beds. Yeomanry.      Corpl. July 1918
E.M. Rose          Sportsman Battalion.     yes July 1918
A Rowell          Sportsman Battalion.      yes July 1918
R Scarr         Sergt.  Hunts. Cyclists attd. Trench Motar B.      Sergt. 2nd Hunts. Cyclists July 1918
L Scarr                A.S.C.      no July 1918
F Sewell        Sergt.  1st Beds. Yeomanry      In France July 1918
V Sewell        Sergt.  A.S.C.      no July 1918
Leonard Shepperson     1st Beds. Yeomanry.      no July 1918
L Shepperson    Corpl. 1st Beds. Yeomanry.      In France July 1918
F Skief                   1st. Beds. Yeomanry.      yes July 1918
W Skief           Lieut. Lincolns.      Sergt. Beds. In France July 1918
R Shelton   Royal Fusiliers.      no July 1918
B Stacey        Corpl. R.G.A.      no July 1918
  Topper          no July 1918
  Topper          no July 1918
H Truss           Bedfords.      no July 1918
A Ta[n]rgett       H.M.S. Warspite.     no July 1918
R Vessey          K.R.R.      no July 1918
H Wade    Herts. Regt.  [gassed]     no July 1918
J Williams          no July 1918
H Butler          Royal Fusiliers.      no July 1918
E Cade Buglar 2nd Hunts. Cyclists.     yes no
H Newton         yes no
F Papworth        1st Beds Yeo [discharged]     yes no
E. F.  Palmer        Lance Corpl. Beds.      yes no

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17/09/2014

 Martyn Smith .