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Memorials & Monuments
on the Isle of Wight
- Biography -
- Gilbert Sydney Newnham -

Unknown person Name : Gilbert Sydney Newnham

Son of Percy Newnham and Nellie Newnham (née Colenutt), of Wroxall, Isle of Wight.
Born 1909, Shanklin, Isle of Wight.

Married 1936, Kathleen Orchard, at St John's Church, Wroxall. Sons David (born 1938), Gilbert (born 1941), Andrew (born 1943).
  Census and Electoral Register information :

1911 : Percy and Nellie Newnham, with their children including Gilbert, aged 2, are at 2 Somerset Villas, Spring Gardens, Shanklin, Isle of Wight. Percy Newnham is a Jobbing Gardener.

1922 : Percy and Nellie Newnham are at Somerset, Spring Gardens, Shanklin, Isle of Wight.
  Service Details :

Driver T/250649 Gilbert Sydney Newnham, Royal Army Service Corps.

  Casualty Details :

Died 10 September 1944, aged 37.

Buried at Ancona War Cemetery, Italy.

CWGC Record
  Commemorated on these Memorials :

Wroxall War Memorial
Shanklin War Memorial
  Page status :
Page last updated : 3rd May 2012 (added to website)


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