This website has been set up as a memorial to my Grandad (Charlie Kendrick, Thats him on the right) & the other members of 555 Field Company Royal Engineers. In the latter months of 1939 two Field companies of the 53rd Welsh Division were transfered to other divisions. 246 field company were transfered to 3rd Infantry Division to be replaced by 282 field company. 245 field company were transfered to 5th Infantry Division. So on the 3rd December 1939 in Narberth Pembrokeshire South Wales the war office authorised the formation of 555 Field Company Royal Engineers.

 

Roll of Honour

Sapper Bowers, Edward Charles 6355475 Age 23 Died 12th February 1945 

Sapper Carter, Cecil Clarence 6355475 Age 22 Died 15th November 1944 

Lieutenant Edgley, Richard Herbert 295541 Age 21 Died 7th November 1944

Lieutenant Hall-Bullock, John 276452 Died 15th November 1944 

L/Cpl Lobban, Alister 2927665 Died 23rd June 1940         

 

 Cpl Charlie Kendrick 

 

2nd Lieutenant McPherson, Donald Robert 334562 Age 22 Died 3rd March 1945

Sapper Pitkin, George 14603500 Age 37 Died 26th September 1944

L/Sgt Price, Samuel Arthur 2073281 Age 24 Died 23rd November 1944

Sapper Rankin, Robert 14213702 Age 30 Died 27th November 1944

Sapper Wooding, Lawrence Arthur 2020787 Age 29 Died 15th October 1944