Lest We Forget
They shall grow not old, as we that are left grow old:
Age shall not weary them, nor the years condemn.
At the going down of the sun and in the morning
We will remember them.
From Laurence Binyon's poem For the Fallen, written in September 1914
G W C TRATTLES
Private 37523 of Yorkshire Regiment, UK. Died 23rd June 1918, age 23.
Grave / Memorial Ref: 876 at Cloughton Church Cemetery, North Yorkshire
Private 203155 of Durham Light Infantry, UK. Died 4th Apr 1918, age 36
Grave / Memorial Ref: P.IX.Q.4A at St Sever Cemetery Extension, Rouen.
William was born in Darlington to Thomas & Mary Trattles. Between 1891-1891 he lived in Ruswarp Yorkshire.
In 1911 he was a pharmacist and living in Wandsworth, London. He married Minnie Kate Goodwin in 1913
He enlisted in the 5th battalion DLI on 31 Jul 1916. He died following wounds received.
Private 16565 of Northumberland Fusiliers, UK. Died 19th Sep 1915, age 21.
Grave / Memorial Ref: I.F.6 at Azmak Cemetery. Suvla.
William Horace TRATTLES
Second Lieutentant of Hampshire Regiment, UK. Died 25 Jab 1917, age 21.
Grave / Memorial Ref: XIX.F.3 at Amara War Cemetery.
Thomas William TRATTLES
Private 26340 of Yorkshire Regiment, UK. Died 5th Oct 1916, age not known.
Grave / Memorial Ref: Pier and Face 3A and 3D at Thiepval Memorial.
Thomas is listed on the Hinderwell Memorial "Private 26340, 9th Battalion, Yorkshire Regiment. Killed in action 5th October, 1916"
Sergeant 8423 of Yorkshire Regiment, UK. Died 30 Sep 1915 age not know.
Grave / Memorial Ref: Panel 44 and 45 at Loos Memorial.
Born London 1884, Charles Stephen Trattles, son of Walter John & Mary Ann Celia (nee Snuggs) Trattles.
Photo with kind permisson from Fallon Family Tree (Do not copy photo without permission)
Harold Victor TRATTLES
Private 7369343 of Royal Army Medical Corps, UK. Died 14 Nov 1942, age 23.
Grave / Memorial Ref: Column 84 at Alemain Memorial.
Born Guisborough, North Yorkshire 1919, son to Matthew & Minnie (nee Turner) Trattles. Married Linda Moss 1940.
Death & Memorial data Comonwealth War Graves Commission
Census Returns 1841-1911
Forces War Records
Trattles Military Memorials
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