Ebden,Sydney Charles


War Service:
Private 11782 SYDNEY CHARLES EBDEN of 10th battalion Devonshire Regiment died of wounds on 8 March 1917, aged 21. He enlisted on 9 September 1914, shortly after the outbreak of war.

He is buried and remembered in Karasouli Military Cemetery, Thessalonika in Greece.

Location of Memorial:
He is also remembered on the war memorials at St Andrew's Church, Catford and the Sydenham, Forest Hill & District Tradesmen’s Benefit Society.

He was the son of George and Lily Ebden of 98, Sandhurst Rd., Catford. He was educated at Sandhurst Road, school. Before the war he was employed as a shop manager.


Contributed By: Andy Pepper and Philip Evans. Photograph from Kevin Loughnane

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