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Cave Family History Society

WW1 Commonwealth War Graves – Details

CFHS CWG WW1 Ref# Rank, Name, Service#, Grave Ref#, Cemetery Graphic
(each links to a larger version)
002 Rifleman Arthur Cave 323622 of the London Regiment (City of London) is commemorated on the Cambrai Memorial, Louverval.
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Cave A 323622
003

Gunner Albert Cave 159288 of the Royal Garrison Artillery is buried in the Dozinghem Military Cemetery

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Cave_A 159288
005

Driver A Cave 612169 of the Royal Horse
Artillery is commemorated at Jerusalem War Cemetery, Israel.

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006

Storekeeper Austin Cave 767610 of the Merchantile Marine Reserve is commemorated on the Plymouth Naval Memorial.

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Cave_A 767610
007
Private Albert Cave 18675 of the Grenadier Guards.
Commemorated
at Thiepval Memorial.

008 Sergeant Arthur Cave G/2892 of the Middlesex
Regiment.
Commemorated
at Thiepval Memorial.

009 Private Albert Cave 22441 of the
Northamptonshire Regiment.
Commemorated
at Thiepval Memorial.

010 Second Hand Absolom Cave of the Mercantile
Marine KIA 21 November 1914 aged 47yrs. Commemorated at the Tower
Hill Memorial, London.
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011

Gunner Alfred  Bernard Cave (aka Alphonso Bernard) of the Royal Garrison Artillery is buried in the Dernancourt Communal Cemetery Ex

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Cave_AB 31144
012 Gunner Arthur Clarence Conaught CAVE 81207
of the Royal Garrison Artillery is commemorated at the Bard Cottage
Cemetery. Pedigree table BC, Cave of Thorney, is available to Members only,

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013 Lieutenant Arthur Douglas Cave (service#?) of the Royal
Air Force.
Pedigree table JL, Cave of Brackley & Ceylon, available to Members
only.

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014

Private Arthur Frederick Cave 28099 of the Northamptonshire Regiment is commemorated at Nieuwpoort
Memorial.

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015

Private Albert Harry Cave (16492) of the Leicestershire Regiment is buried in Poelcapelle British Cemetery

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He was the husband of Frances Cave, of 48, Deepdale, Freeman Rd., Leicester.


Cave A 323622
016

Rifleman Arthur John Cave (318283) of the London Regiment (London Rifle Brigade) is buried in H.A.C. Cemetery, Ecoust-St. Mein

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Cave_AJ 318283
018 Private Alfred William Cave 8646 of the East
Surrey Regiment.

Commemorated at Thiepval Memorial.

021
Lance Serjeant Charles Cave 3065 of the Australian Infantry (AIF)
is
commemorated at Ypres ( Menin Gate)
Memorial.

022 Driver Clarence Cave 21242 of the Royal
Field Artillery is commemorated at Lala Baba Cemetery.
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023

Lance Corporal Christopher Alfred Cave (6362) of the Gloucestershire Regiment is buried in Longuenesse (St Omer) Souvenir Cemetery

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He was the son of William James and Mary Ann M. Cave, of “Bibiani,” Horrabridge, Devon. Born Plymouth

Cave C A 6362
024

Second Lieutenent Clement Forte Cave of the Royal Air Force is buried in Ingoyghem Military Cemetery

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He was the son of Clement Francis and Mildred Beatrice Cave, of Culloden View, Beckles Rd., St. Michael, Barbados, British West Indies. Born at Trinidad.


Cave Clement Forte
025 Private Charles Ottoway Cave 9112 of the
Northumberland Fusiliers.
Commemorated
at Le Touret Memorial.
Son of Mrs. S. A. Cave, of 34,
Briton St., Leicester, and the late C. Cave. Served nine years in
India.
Private Cave’s name is entered in
the Book of Remembrance inscribed: ‘To the memory of the Officers
and Men of the Fifth, the Royal Northumberland Fusiliers who died in
the Two World Wars’. The book is held by the Fusiliers Museum of
Northumberland, The Abbot’s Tower, Alnwick Castle. Image of the
above and further details can be obtained from the
North East War
Memorials Project

A family grave in Welford Road
Cemetery, Leicester (D section) reads:
IN LOVING MEMORY OF
JOHN OTWAY CAVE
WHO DIED MARCH 18TH 1898
IN THE 76TH YEAR OF HIS AGE
“AT REST”
ALSO MARTHA ANN CAVE
THE BELOVED WIFE OF THE ABOVE
WHO DIED DEC 24TH 1914
AGED 78 YEARS.
PEACE PERFECT PEACE.
ALSO CHARLES OTWAY CAVE
GRANDSON OF THE ABOVE
WHO DIED
SERVING HIS COUNTRY IN FRANCE
ON OCT 17TH 1914.
AGED 30 YEARS.
“PEACE AFTER VICTORY.”



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026

Rifleman E Cave (B/201678) of the Rifle Brigade is buried in Villers-Bretonneux Military Cemeteray

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Cave_E B 201678
028 Second Lieutenant Eric Arthur Cave
(service#?) of the
Royal Flying Corps. Eric Arthur was born 9 August 1893 at Rushden, Northants. He obtained his flying licence (certificate) on
9 August 1915 at Military Flying SChool, Brooklands in a Maurice
Farman Biplane. He was killed in action 19 February 1916 in
Flanders.

Source Information:
Ancestry.com
Great Britain, Royal Aero Club
Aviators’ Certificates 1910-1950


029 Private Edward Charles Cave 2200 of the
Royal Fusiliers.

Commemorated at Loos Memorial.

030 Lance Corporal Ernest Cecil Cave 41933 of The
Highland Light Infantry is commemorated at Etaples Military
Cemetery.


Photo taken by Richard Cave,
member #326, in June 2009.
033 Serjeant E M Cave 140272 of the Royal
Horse Artillery is commemorated at Delhi Memorial (India Gate).
Ernest is buried at Nowstera Military Cemetery N 47. He is featured
in an article which appeared in the Spring 2011 newsletter Issue of
Caveman. To
read an extract from the article see this

link
. See also entry #89, John Walter Cave (brother).


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034 Pt. Ernest M Cave
271022 of the The Buffs East Kent Regiment 6TH Battalion is
commemorated at the Unicorn Cemetery in Vend’Huile.
He was the son of Adolph & Fanny
Cave (nee Woolf) of London and the husband of Ruby F Cave (nee
Jacobs) of 64 Talbot Road, Bayswater London.
Adolph was a tailor by trade and
his wife was a tailoress machinist; the couple had seven children.
Both Adolph and Fanny described themselves as ‘Russian – Poland’ on
the Census returns. Adolph, originally of Polish extraction, was
granted Naturalisation on 12th August 1913 and became a British
subject. His Naturalisation papers revealed that he was the son of
Hannah Cave and Abraham Gershon. Adolph had taken his mother’s
surname. He was previously a subject of the Russian Empire and was
born at Kalish on 11th November 1856. The documents further revealed
that Adolph appears to be a respectable man………speaks, reads and
writes the English language fairly well….’ Alfred and Fanny’s son,
Ernest M Cave married Ruby Jacobs during the June Quarter of 1914.
He died on 29th September 1918.
(Information
extracted from an article that appeared in Caveman Vol 7 No 4 March
2009 Private Ernest M Cave and his Remarkable Family.)

037 Private F Cave 22913 of the
Northamptonshire Regiment commemorated at Brandhoek New Military
Cemetery.
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038
Private Francis Cave 91199 of the Sherwood Foresters (Notts &
Derby Regiment).

Commemorated at Arras Memorial.

041 Lance Corporal Frederick Henry Cave 1387 of
the Royal Engineers.

Commemorated at Thiepval Memorial.

042 Lance Corporal Frederick William Cave 1325 of
the Oxford & Bucks Light Infantry.

Commemorated at Thiepval Memorial.

043 Lance Corporal Frederick William Cave
S/10188 of the Rifle Brigade.

Commemorated at Thiepval Memorial.

046  G. Cave. Commemorated at Heath Cemetery, Harbonnieres, France. 

Cave_George
Photograph courtesy of
The War Graves Photographic
Project
047 Private Geoffrey Austen Cave, 7468 Australian Infantry A.I.F. Pt. G A Cave’s Commonwealth War Grave
is located at Jeancourt Communal Extension in France. He is also
commemorated in the North Road Anglican Cemetery, Nailsworth,
Adelaide.
Born in Woodside, S.A. the son of
Annie Jane Cave of 71 Fifth Avenue, St. Peters, South Australia and
the late Harold Frank Cave of Adelaide, South Australia. A farmer by
occupation.Pedigree Table O
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please

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049 Gunner G T Cave 141768 of the Royal Garrison
Artillery.Note: The
photo shows CT not GT, on checking with the other names on the stone
they are Gunners, so we assume it is an original mistake in the
engraving.
Commemorated at the Ypres (Menin Gate) Memorial.

052 Private George W Cave 110851 of the Royal
Fusiliers.

054 First Engineer Henry Cave of the
Mercantile Marine. KIA 30 June 1917. Commemorated at Tower Hill
Memorial, London. Henry is also commemorated on the

Jersey Mercantile Marine Roll of Honour
.
Son of the late William and Sarah
Cave; husband of Mary Jane Cave, of 103, Chester Rd., West
Hartlepool. Born at St. Helier, Jersey.
Henry Cave is also commemorated:
On the Cross erected at Castle Eden
‘To the memory of the men of this parish who gave their lives in the
Great War 1914-1918. They died for liberty and honour.’
and
On the Obelisk 1914-18, Victory
Square, West Hartlepool ‘IN GRATEFUL REMEMBERANCE OF THE MEN OF THIS
TOWN WHO AT THEIR COUNTRY’S CALL LEFT ALL THAT WAS DEAR TO THEM TO
HAZARD THEIR LIVES THAT OTHER MIGHT LIVE IN FREEDOM. THEIR NAME
LIVETH FOR EVERMORE’.
Image of the above and further
details can be obtained from the
North East War
Memorials Project


Pedigree tables WE, FZ, GA, NS023 and GB, available to
Members only.
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055 Corporal H Cave 2747 of the Northumberland
Fusiliers.
Commemorated at
the Ypres (Menin Gate) Memorial.

Corporal Cave’s name is entered in
the Book of Remembrance inscribed: ‘To the memory of the Officers
and Men of the Fifth, the Royal Northumberland Fusiliers who died in
the Two World Wars’. The book is held by the Fusiliers Museum of
Northumberland, The Abbot’s Tower, Alnwick Castle.
Image of the above and further
details can be obtained from the
North East War
Memorials Project

057 Private 23687 H Cave Norfolk Regiment 2nd
Bn. Commemorated in Basra, the CWGA have advised that
headstones, including that of Private Cave will not be re-erected
until the Security situation is more stable. He was the son of Henry
and Elizabeth Cave of Sandhills, Witley. (Sisters Margaret &
Dorothy). Photograph courtesy of TWGPP. If you
require a copy please visit
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058
Private Harry Cave 27221 of the Leicestershire Regiment.
Commemorated at Arras Memorial.

060 Serjeant H Cave 5673 of the Duke of
Cornwall’s Light Infantry commemorated at Perth Cemetery (China
Wall).
Photograph courtesy of TWGPP. If you
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061 Rifleman Harry Cave 2190 of The Kings
(Liverpool Regiment).
Commemorated
at Le Touret Memorial.

063 Henry Bilson Cave. Commemorated at Aire Communal Cemetery.


TWGPP Cave Henry Bilson

Photograph courtesy of The
War Graves Photographic Project

064 Private Herbert Bushby Cave 4291 of the
Hertfordshire Regiment.
Pedigree table UJ, Cave of Kings and Abbots Langley, available to
Members only.
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The photo supplied and used with kind permission of Mick Huggett.

065 Rifleman Henry Capen Cave 3198 of the London
Regiment (London Irish Rifles).

Commemorated at Loos Memorial.

069 Henry Fawcett Cave. Family grave at Southport (Duke) Cemetery, Merseyside. Also commemorated at Chocques Military Cemetery.
Cave (1) (2)
Photograph courtesy of The
War Graves Photographic Project
070 Private Herbert James Cave G/131 of The Buffs
(East Kent Regiment)

Commemorated at Arras Memorial.

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071 Gunner Harold James CAVE 358121 of the Royal
Garrison Artillery is commemorated at Etaples Military Cemetery.


Photo taken by Richard Cave,
member #326, in June 2009.
073 Corporal Harold Percy Cave M/339151 of the
Army Service Corps.
There
is active
member of the Cave FHS related to Harold. Please contact the

Administrator
for details.
076 Sergeant James Cave 14547 of the
Leicestershire Regiment.
Commemorated at Tyne Cot Memorial.

077 Sergeant John Cave 2591 of the Manchester
Regiment.

Commemorated at Thiepval Memorial.

078 Private John Cave 132867 of the Canadian Infantry.
Commemorated at Vimy Memorial.
His Attestation papers are available
at ancestry.com


081 Joe Cave. Commemorated at Lijssenthoek Military Cemetery and Dewsbury War Memorial


Joe Cave

Joe Cave Dewsbury War Memorial

083 Private J. Cave 2756 A.I.F.
has a Commonwealth War Grave in the Brisbane General Cemetery (Toowong).
The great majority of the graves are in the Returned
Servicemen’s plot in Portion 10.
Son of Stephen and Mary Cave. Husband of Eunice
Helena Cave of Liverpool. Pedigree Chart WA Available to Members
Only.

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085 Lance Corporal James Arthur Cave 41907 of the
Northumberland Fusiliers.

Commemorated at Tyne Cot Memorial.

087 Sapper JH Cave
471182 of the Royal Engineers, kia 1 July 1916.
Son of John Henry and Jane Shipley
Cave, of 531, Stanhope Rd., Tyne Dock, South Shields
Sapper J H Cave is also
commemorated :
On the reredos and panelling in St.
Michael and All Angel’s Church, South Shield, in memory of those who
resided in the parish and those who worshipped in the church from
outside the parish who laid down their lives in the World War
1914-1918 as well as in the Book of Remembrance On the Memorial
Plaque in St. Stephen’s Church, South Shields
Images of the above and further
details can be obtained from the
North East War
Memorials Project
Pedigree
Table QC available to members only -

Please email the
administrator
089 Private John Walter Cave 30234 of the
Cameronians (Scottish Rifles).

Commemorated at Thiepval Memorial.

appeared in the Spring 2011 newsletter Issue of Caveman. To
read an extract from the article see this

link
. See also entry #33, Ernest Mulgrave Cave (brother).



092
Lance Corporal Lewis Cave 65168 of the Canadian Infantry (Quebec
Regiment).
Commemorated at the Ypres (Menin Gate) Memorial.

093 Private Leslie Fred Silas Cave 12/1989 of
York & Lancaster Regiment.

Commemorated at Arras Memorial.

094 Driver Leonard Phillip Cave of the New
Zealand Field Artillery.
Pedigree table AP, Cave of Brackley & New Zealand, available to
Members only.

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095
Private Peter Cave 29648 of The Kings (Liverpool Regiment).

Commemorated at Thiepval Memorial.

096 Private Percy Cave 10883 of the
Lincolnshire Regiment.

Commemorated at Loos Memorial.

098 Private Phillip John Cave 16235 of the Northamptonshire Regiment.

Commemorated at Le Touret Memorial.

Pedigree table KJ, Cave of Bedfordshire, available to Members only.

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099 Private Percy Worrall Cave (422997) of the Canadian
Infantry (British Columbia Regiment).
Commemorated at Ypres (Menin Gate) Memorial.
Pedigree table HS, Cave of Monkland, available to Members only.

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.


100 Private Robert Cave 15092 of the Northamptonshire
Regiment
Pedigree table IX, Cave of Pinchbeck & Northborough, available to
Members only.

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101 Trooper Robert Cave of the Wellington Mounted
Rifles, NZEF.
Pedigree table JK, Cave of Chatteris & New Zealand, available to
Members only.

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104 Private Reginald George Cave 37786 of the
Somerset Light Infantry.
There
is an active
member of the Cave FHS related to Reginald. Please contact the

Administrator
for details.
108 Private Sidney Arthur Cave 29676 of the
Hampshire Regiment. Commemorated at Thiepval Memorial.

109 Private Sidney Edwin Cave 102331 of Machine
Gun Corps (Infantry).

Commemorated at Arras Memorial.

110
Private Thomas Cave 75328 of Machine Gun Corps (Heavy branch).

Commemorated at Arras Memorial.

111 Private Thomas Cave 12163 of the East
Lancashire Regiment.
Commemorated
at Le Touret Memorial.

113 Corporal T B Cave 703922 of the Canadian
Infantry Central Ontario Regiment.
Pedigree table CR, Cave of Richmond, available to Members only.

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114 Gunner Thomas Eric Cave 961446 of the
Royal Field Artillery commemorated at Aeroplane Cemetery.
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115 Private Thomas Harley CAVE 11994 of the Army
Cyclist Corps.
Pedigree table DE, Cave of S Lincs, available to Members only.

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117 Private Thomas William Cave 18254 of the
Yorkshire Regiment.

Commemorated at Thiepval memorial.

118 Company Sergeant Major Vincent Cave 1046 of
the London Regiment (The Rangers).
Commemorated at Ypres (Menin
Gate) Memorial.

121
Private Walter Cave 16658 of Leicestershire Regiment.

Commemorated at Arras Memorial.

122 Private W. Cave 51957
Machine Gun Corps (Cavalry) 25th Sqdn.
The
panel is part of the Basra Memorial, originally erected in the city
of Basra but dismantled and re erected in the desert by Saddam
Hussein’s regime. The names are obscured by cement. Once the
security situation is more stable the CMWGC will maintain the
memorial.


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is courtesy of TWGPP If you require a copy please visit
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124 Company Serjeant Major W E Cave 20288
of the Northumberland Fusiliers is commemorated at the Voormeezele
Enclosure #3.
Photograph
courtesy of TWGPP. If you require a copy please visit
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127 Private William George Cave 26684 of
the Wiltshire Regiment.
Commemorated at the Ypres (Menin Gate)
Memorial.

128 Private W H CAVE 13733
of the South African Infantry. Commemorated at Ypres (Menin Gate) Memorial.
Pedigree table CA, Cave of Moulton & Holbeach, available to Members
only.

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130 Private William Horace CAVE 25162 of the East
Surrey Regiment.

Commemorated at Thiepval Memorial.
Pedigree table EY, Cave of South Kilworth, available to Members
only.

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131 William Henry Cave. Commemorated at Tannay British Cemetery, Thienne. TWGPP Cave William Hy 3
133 Lieutenant Walter Henry Charles Cave of the
Dorsetshire Regiment.
Pedigree table AE, Cave of Cleve Hill & Sidbury Manor, available to
Members only.

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134 Private Walter J Cave 54121 of the
Durham Light Infantry.
Commemorated at the Ypres (Menin Gate)
Memorial.
There is an active member
of the Cave FHS related to Walter. Please contact the


Administrator
for details.


212 Private Edward Caves 8155 of the Royal
Inniskilling Fusiliers.
Commemorated
at Le Touret Memorial.

217 Private Jonathon Caves 4606 of the
Bedfordshire Regiment is commemorated at the

Helles Memorial.

218 Private Joseph S Caves 203274 of the
Bedfordshire Regiment commemorated at Chatby Memorial.
Photograph courtesy of TWGPP. If you
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226 Private Joseph
Patrick Cavey 31089 Royal Inniskilling Fusiliers ‘A’ Coy. 5th Bn.
Previous army no. 16635 served with Northamptonshire Regiment.
Private Cavey is commemorated in the Kantara War Memorial Cemetery
in Egypt. He is also commemorated on a family memorial in Wigan
Cemetery.
Joseph Patrick Cavey son of James and Mary Cavey of
66 Widdrington Road, Wigan.
Photograph courtesy of
TWGPP. If you require a copy please visit
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