Mole, Stanley Alfred

Mole, Stanley Alfred 



Military History:


Royal Army Service Corps


Regimental Number:   

Date of Enlisting:         

Date of death:

Cemetery/ Memorial:   

UK Cemetery/Memorial:
St Mary’s Church Ashwell Roll of Honour
St Vincent’s Church Cemetery, Newnham, Hertfordshire.


Stanley enlisted on 5th November 1915.  He served with the 618th Company of the 18th Company, 18th Motor Ambulance Convoy Unit of the Royal Army Service Corps, Regimental Number M2/139254.  He saw active service on the Western Front, France and Flanders.  Stanley survived the War and died at Newnham, Hertfordshire on 6 November 1985.

He was awarded the 1915 Star, the British War Medal and the Victory Medal

Stanley is commemorated on the St Mary’s Church Ashwell Roll of Honour.


Family History:


Date of Birth:                26.6.1896

Birth Place:                   Ashwell, Hertfordshire

Residence:                    Newnham, Hertfordshire

Marriage:                      1st Quarter 1923


Stanley was the eldest son of Edward and Kate (nee Farr) Mole, born in Ashwell on 26th June 1896.  He was a pupil at the Merchant Taylors School in Ashwell.  Before enlisting Stanley worked as a labourer in a brewery in Ashwell.

Stanley married Ada Gladys Surridge in the 1st quarter 1923.  They had two children, Rita born in May 1925 and Gwendolin Edith born in October 1930.

Stanley died at Newnham, Hertfordshire on 6th November 1985.



Name:Stanley Albert Mole
Birth Place:Ashwell, Hertfordshire
Residence:Newnham, Hertfordshire
Death Date:6 November 1985
Enlistment Place:Not known
Regiment:Royal Army Service Corps
Battalion:18th Motor Ambulance Convoy
Regimental Number:M2/139254
Type of Casualty:Survived
Theatre of War:Western Europe, France and Flanders

Comments about this page

  • Hello Steve, I am pretty sure this is not the Albert Mole of the transport company. Stan lived in Newnham and Albert who ran the coach business was Albert E Mole lived, at least towards the end of his life, at 126, Ashwell Street, Ashwell

    By Peter Greener (11/05/2020)
  • Does anybody know if Albert was the owner later of A Mole transport Ashwell please any photos of the transport firm who ran lorries and coach’s would be Greatly appreciated 

    Thank you.

    Steve Dearman.

    By Steve Dearman (09/05/2020)

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