The data is the editor's interpretation of documents from the The National Archives, London, Commonwealth War Graves Commission,Ancestry and Find My Past.

HAMMOND Arthur, Private, died 10/10/1917 aged 22. Enlisted 08/09/1914 Bishops Stortford. Service no. 8315 1st Battalion East Surrey Regiment. Remembered at Tyne Cot Memorial. Son of Mrs. Emma Jane Woodcock of Old Mead Cottages Henham. Arthur along with his brother Walter were born in Berden, Essex, they both died exactly one year apart. At the outbreak of war their mother was widowed and living at Henham, their father was Daniel Hammond. Arthur enlisted when he was 19 years and 2 months old, he was employed as a horsekeeper.

Arthur and his brother had two full blood sisters, Elizabeth B. Hammond and Agnus Maud Hammond, there are references to half blood brothers.