IN MEMORy by Pierre Vandervelden

The visit of Commonwealth graves in Communals Cemeteries & Churchyards in Belgium & France

ST SEVER Cemetery (Rouen)(Seine Maritime France)

Page 1 The Pictures

Page 2 List of Casualties

Photo Courtesy George Cogswell
J. Barber in the civilian part of the cemetery
Photo Courtesy Regis Biaux (Fr)
Pte Albert Henry Bell died of wounds 09/11/1914 aged 20
2nd/Lt Gordon Minter Frieake 03/1897 - 01/08/1916
Only child of George Roberts Minter Frieake and Sarah Louisa (May) Frieake, nee Crouch/Wright.
He was in front in the Sickle Trench near Pozieres when he took part of the battle of the Somme, 23/07/1916.
Gordon was badly wounded that Day and was evacued in Rouen where he died a week later.
Below, his certificate from the London Mayor.
for his Great Nephew Robert Wright
2nd/Lt Vivian Frederic Newton 15/09/1916 aged 19
for the Royal Welch fusiliers & Dr H.J. Krijnen 
L/Cpl Frederick Hanmore 24/07/1916
for his great nephew David Hanmore
& for The Queen’s Own Royal West Kent Regiment Living History Group
2nd/Lt Jack Harry Frogley Barnes 08/05/1917
Pte John Farthing Groves 14/08/1916
Pte Ernest Henry Nash 29/07/1916 aged 22
for the Royal Welch fusiliers & Dr H.J. Krijnen 
Pte Ivor Jones 01/07/1916 aged 22
for the Royal Welch fusiliers & Dr H.J. Krijnen 
Gnr Robert Henry Gemson 16/10/1916 aged 19
for his great great nephew Tony Glynn
Robert, left with an unidentified pal.
Please thank you to help us to identify this soldier.


3 080 casualties

IF You have a casualty picture, please send me a copy, I'll be glad to show it on this page.

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Casualties informations come usualy from Commonwealth War Graves Commission, see links for more informations © Pierre Vandervelden - Belgium