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WW1 Herefordshire war graves and war memorials

This is a list of war graves and the names of those on war memorials in the county. It can be searched by parish, name, rank or regiment. Jennifer Harrison who used data from the Commonwealth War Graves Commission and other sources carried out the research.

What you can search for

You can search for the names of those in  CWGC graves, or listed on war memorials in a particular parish or you can find an individual, rank or regiment.

If you find any inaccuracies or can provide more information in the lists, please contact archives@herefordshire.gov.uk 

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Memorial information
First names B W
Full name Benjamin Watkinson Swaffield
Rank Gunner
Regimental number 245347
Regiment Royal Field Artillery 6th Division Ammunition Column
Date of deathWednesday 27 March 1918
Age 33
Memorial location Ontario Cemetery, Sains-Les-Marquion
Additional information Husband of Mary Tilbury (formerly Swaffield), of Trecidivor Farm, St. Margarets, Vowchurch, Hereford.
More information http://www.cwgc.org/find-war-dead/casualty/259626/SWAFFIELD%2C%20B%20W