Leslie Ernest Andrews

Rank/ Unit - Service number: Major, 10th Bn, Queen's (Royal West Surrey) Regt | Died: 1917.09.20 | Age at death: | Action: Menin Road | Burial place / memorial, TNA reference: Tyne Cot Memorial (Panel 14 to 17, 162 to 162A) |

MC. Found in the Parish magazine, but not commemorated on the Church Row War Memorial. [There were Andrews’ buried in Hampstead in the late 18th century (see grave XE 013), and others who ran a stables in the High Street before the First World War. There is still a hardware shop of that name in…

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Norman Charles Achille Negretti

Rank/ Unit - Service number: 2nd Lieut, 23rd Bn (Duke of Cambridge's Own) Middlesex Regt | Died: 1917.01.30 | Age at death: 19 | Action: Belgian Flanders | Burial place / memorial, TNA reference: Dickebusch New Military Cemetery, Belgium (M 40) [Medal card TNA ref WO 372/14/195347] |

Youngest son of Henry Paul Joseph and Eliza Negretti, of The Manor House, 57 Frognal, Hampstead. Born Hampstead 1898; in 1911 was a boarder at Pelham House prep School in Folkestone. Joined as Private, Inns of Court OTC – 5712. Commemorated on plaque CH34 in Hampstead Parish Church and on the War Memorial in Church…

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Owen Hairsine

Rank/ Unit - Service number: T/Capt, Royal Army Medical Corps (71st Field Ambulance) | Died: 1917.06.07 | Age at death: 26 | Action: Belgian Flanders | Burial place / memorial, TNA reference: Hop Store Cemetery, Flanders, Belgium (Plot I. Row A. Grave 42) [Medal card TNA ref WO 372/8/202013] |

MC. Bachelor uncle was William Hairsine of 10 Yale Court, Honeybourne Road, West H’stead (res until after 1921) – member of congregation. (In 1911, Owen (20), dental student, lived with older sister at 8 West Halkin St, Hanover Square – parents missing.) Commemorated on the War Memorial in Church Row.

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Reginald Charles Ralph Tidd

Rank/ Unit - Service number: Bombardier, Royal Field Artillery (D Batt, 187th Bde) - L/36653 ("Hampstead Howitzers") | Died: 1917.04.25 | Age at death: 29 | Action: Belgian Flanders | Burial place / memorial, TNA reference: Dickebusch New Military Cemetery, Belgium (BB.7) [Medal card TNA ref WO 372/20/29024] |

Husband of Ethel Tidd, of 6 Campden Buildings, Hampstead. Commemmorated on ABG grave L077 and on the War Memorial in Church Row.

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Thomas Edwin Jackson

Rank/ Unit - Service number: Private, Loyal North Lancashire Regt (10th Batt) - 203822 | Died: 1917.07.23 | Age at death: c26 | Action: 3rd Ypres | Burial place / memorial, TNA reference: Ypres (Menin Gate) Memorial (Panel 41 and 43) |

Lived in 1911 at EITHER 69 Constantine Road (age 19, commercial traveller) OR 18 Holly Mount (age 21, bill poster). Commemorated on the War Memorial in Church Row.

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William Edward Thody

Rank/ Unit - Service number: Private, Sherwood Forresters (Notts & Derby Regt) - 242194 | Died: 1917.11.05 | Age at death: 19 | Action: Passchendaele | Burial place / memorial, TNA reference: Tyne Cot Memorial (Panel 99 to 102 and 162 to 162A)) |

Son of Mr. and Mrs. Thody, of 22, New End Square, Hampstead. Commemorated in ABG at grave J040, but not found on Church Row War Memorial or in Parish magazine. [Family connection continued at least until 1945]

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William Ernest Staines

Rank/ Unit - Service number: Private, London Regt(19th Bn) - 3831/ 611034 | Died: 1917.08.22 | Age at death: 20 | Action: 3rd Ypres | Burial place / memorial, TNA reference: Tyne Cot Cemetery, Flanders, Belgium (XLIV. A. 39) [Medal card TNA ref WO 372/19/9957] |

Son of Henry and Annie Staines, of 13 Wells Buildings, High St., Hampstead, London. Old boy of HPS. Commemorated on the War Memorial in Church Row.

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