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World War One - Casualty List


2nd Lieutenant

Frank William Tappenden



1889 Faversham, Kent

Service No.




Royal East Kent Yeomanry

Private in Machine Gun Corps

Military Notes:

Family Notes:


Son of William Thomas Tappenden ( a Hastingleigh native) and
Elizabeth Tappenden (nee File) from Elmsted.
Brother of Winifred Tappenden.
Father of William G.J. Tappenden born end of 1918, a few months after his father's death.
1891 address: Newnham Street, Faversham, Kent
1901 address: 52 Hempsted Street, Ashford, Kent (boarder)

1911 address: Hastingleigh (with Uncle E.G. Tappenden and family)


1918 Frank's will states his home residence as 40 Betchworth Rd. SevenKings, Essex, that he died 02 July 1918 and Probate was granted to his wife on 08 Oct 1918 in the sum of £345.19.3

Civilian Occupation:


1917 Dorothy Giles of Foxgrove, Herne Bay Rd, Tankerton, Kent.

(She married again in 1922 Reginald H Taylor & had another son.)



01 July 1918


1.     Warloy Baillon Communal Cemetery Extension Grave reference VIII . G. 12

2.     Hastingleigh Church WW1 Memorial Brass Plaque

3.     Hastingleigh & Elmsted War Memorial Cross



 Grave of Frank Tappenden at Warloy Baillon Cemetery, Somme, Picardie, France.


 Army Medal Index Card for Frank Tappenden