Blackmore Area Local History

First World War Commemoration:
Arthur Hammond

Died in the First World War.
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Doddinghurst WW1 Index


Arthur Hammond

War Memorial: Place and inscription
War Memorial Tablet inside All Saints Church, Doddinghurst.
Ongar & District
War Memorial Hospital
Roll of Honour (Doddinghurst) [ERO A10815].


Essex Regiment. 13th Battalion. Service No. 31568

Service Details:
Enlisted: Collier Row, Romford [SDGW]

Personal and family information:
on of the late John Hammond (born Stondon Massey) [CWGC]

Born: Doddinghurst [SDGW]
Baptised: Arthur John Hammond, son of John & Elizabeth, 27th February 1881, Doddinghurst. [ERO D/P 112/1/5 #81]
Residence: Warley, Essex [SDGW].

1891 Census
John Hammond. Head. [Age] 48. [Occupation] Agricultural Labourer. Born Stondon
Elizabeth Hammond. Wife. [Age] 47.                                                    Born Brentwood
Charles Hammond. Son. [Age] 20. [Occupation] Agricultural Labourer. Born Doddinghurst
Betsey Hammond. Dau. [Age] 16. [Occupation] Domestic Servant. Born Doddinghurst
Ada E Hammond. Daughter. [Age] 12.                                               Born Doddinghurst
Arthur J Hammond. Son. [Age] 10.                                                     Born Doddinghurst
George Hammond. Son. [Age] 7.                                                        Born Doddinghurst
Alice Hammond. Daughter. [Age] 4.                                                   Born Doddinghurst

Date of Death:
28th April 1917


Where died:
Killed in action. [SDGW] Probably died in Battle of Arleux, 28/29 April 1917, one of the many battles of Arras.

Place of Burial or Commemoration:
Arras Memorial. Bay 7 [CWGC] 

List of Sources:
Ancestry, Commonwealth War
Graves Commission, Essex Record Office, Soldiers who Died in the Great War

Great War Gallery

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Last Updated: 3 August 2012