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Those who Died in the Great War 1914-19

Name Service/regiment Date of death Place of death Place of burial or memorial
Private Ernest C. Adams Hampshire Regiment 11 October 1917 Ypres Dozinghem Cemetery
Private Joseph Adams Worcestershire Regiment 11 October 1917 Ypres Cement House Cemetery
Private Harold Allchurch Royal Warwickshire Regiment 14 April 1918 Ypres Ploegsteert Memorial
Private Arthur Baggott Machine Gun Corps 21 September 1918 Artois Vis-en-Artois Memorial
Lieutenant E.Felix Baxter V.C. King's Liverpool Regiment 18 April 1916 Artois Fillievres Cemetery
Private Alfred H. Bentley Worcestershire Regiment 10 April 1918 Artois Cabaret Rouge Cemetery
Sapper Charles W. Bridge Royal Engineers 2 May 1917   St. Mary's Cemetery
Private George W. Burrows Worcestershire Regiment 15 April 1918 Ypres Ploegsteert Memorial
Private Leonard C. Burrows Machine Gun Corps 13 April 1917 Boulogne Etaples Cemetery
Private Albert H. Chance Worcestershire Regiment 27 May 1919 Mesopotamia Baghdad Cemetery
Private John H. Chilton Royal Warwickshire Regiment 10 November 1917 Ypres Tyne Cot Memorial
Corporal George H. Clements Royal Marine Light Infantry 22 August 1918 Somme Achiet-le-Grand Cemetery
Private Thomas Crump Royal Warwickshire Regiment 21 August 1918 Artois Vis-en-Artois Memorial
Gunner Horace A. Davies Royal Field Artillery 7 April 1918 Somme Picquigny Cemetery
Stoker G. Harry Donovan Royal Navy HMS Invincible 31 May 1916 Jutland Portsmouth Naval Memorial
Corporal John Dyke South Staffordshire Regiment 19 November 1917 Ypres Solferino Farm Cemetery, Brielen
Captain H. Lancelot Evers M.C. Worcestershire Regiment 1 November 1918 Artois Crucifix Cemetery, Vendegies
Private Ernest Everton Worcestershire Regiment 21 September 1914 Aisne La Ferte-sous-Jouarre Memorial
Lieutenant Norman Gough Worcestershire Regiment 19 July 1916 Somme Pozieres Cemetery
Engineer Commander Robert H. Grazebrook Royal Navy HMS Cressy 22 September 1914 North Sea Chatham Naval Memorial *
Private William E. Hall Royal Warwickshire Regiment 26 March 1918 Arras Arras Memorial
Private Alfred Harris Coldstream Guards 2 January 1917 Somme Sailly-Saillisel Cemetery
Private Walter Hatton Royal Warwickshire Regiment 1 July 1916 Somme Thiepval Memorial
Private Frederick Hill Worcestershire Regiment 6 July 1916 Somme Sucrerie Cemetery, Colincamps
Private Staveley Hill Lincolnshire Regiment 23 September 1918   Stourbridge Cemetery
Second Lieutenant Gilbert C. Holcroft Durham Light Infantry 9 August 1915 Ypres Menin Gate Memorial *
Private Ernest Jakeman Worcestershire Regiment 17 April 1918 Ypres Ploegsteert Memorial
Private George Jones Royal Army Medical Corps 19 April 1917   St. Mary's Cemetery
Private Richard Jones Worcestershire Regiment 7 May 1915 Ypres Calvaire Cemetery, Ploegsteert
Second Lieutenant Charles W. King South Staffordshire Regiment 25 September 1915 Artois Loos Memorial
Private Henry W. King Queen's Own Worcestershire Hussars 23 April 1916 Palestine Jerusalem Memorial *
Private Alfred J. Lamb Worcestershire Regiment 26 September 1915 Gallipoli Azmak Cemetery
Gunner Arthur H. Lambert Royal Field Artillery 13 July 1918   Niederzwehren Cemetery, Germany *
Sergeant D. Allan Lawrence Worcestershire Regiment 22 March 1918 Artois Arras Memorial
Private Charles Leeson Lincolnshire Regiment 27 August 1917 Somme Tincourt Cemetery
Private William Lloyd Worcestershire Regiment 29 July 1915   Stourbridge Cemetery
Sapper Arthur G. Moisey Royal Engineers 20 February 1919   Stourbridge Cemetery
Private Bartindale Moore Worcestershire Regiment 5 August 1916 Artois Loos Memorial
Private Donald J. Moore London Regiment 2 September 1918 Somme Sailly-Saillisel Cemetery
Private John H. Moore Devonshire Regiment 8 October 1918 Artois St. Nicholas Cemetery, Arras
Corporal V. Reginald Moore Lincolnshire Regiment 4 March 1917 Somme Thiepval Memorial
Private Hugh C. Nash Worcestershire Regiment 29 May 1917 Mesopotamia Baghdad Memorial
Lance Corporal C. Victor Newman Grenadier Guards 28 May 1918 Somme Ayette Cemetery
Private Leonard C. Niblett Royal Warwickshire Regiment 28 August 1917 Ypres Dozingham Cemetery
Nurse Meriel Owen Voluntary Aid Detachment 16 November 1918   St. Mary's Cemetery *
Private Frank Packwood Gloucestershire Regiment 13 March 1916 Artois Le Touret Memorial
Gunner Albert. H. Parton Royal Garrison Artillery 7 June 1917 Ypres Dickiebusch Cemetery
Sergeant J.Wallis Parton Worcestershire Regiment 1 January 1917 Artois Epehy Wood Farm Cemetery
Private Albert Partridge Worcestershire Regiment 11 April 1918 Ypres Ploegsteert Memorial
Lieutenant George T. Pearson Worcestershire Regiment 12 August 1915 Gallipoli Helles Memorial *
Private John G. Pearson Australian Army Medical Corps 25 August 1918 Somme Heath Cemetery *
Private Ernest Perks Worcestershire Regiment 13 March 1916   St. Mary's Cemetery
Private Sidney A. Perry Queens Own Worcestershire Hussars 8 November 1917 Palestine Gaza Cemetery
Private W. Henry Phillips Worcestershire Regiment 18 November 1915 Artois Le Touret Memorial
Private Claud A. Pitt South Staffordshire Regiment 20 December 1917 Somme St. Sever Cemetery, Rouen
Private William Pitt Royal Warwickshire Regiment 26 October 1917 Ypres Tyne Cot Memorial
Private Sidney C. Postins Royal Warwickshire Regiment 13 August 1916 Somme Caterpillar Valley Cemetery
Gunner Richard G. Preece Royal Field Artillery 25th April 1919   St. Mary's Cemetery
Second Lieutenant John F. Reading Worcestershire Regiment 29 April 1916 Somme Hebuterne Cemetery
Private Charles E. Richards Dorsetshire Regiment 11 August 1918 Somme Bouchoir Cemetery
Lance Corporal H.Oliver Selway Worcestershire Regiment 9 December 1915 Artois Wimereux Cemetery
Lance Corporal John H. Shilvock Worcestershire Regiment 24 August 1916 Somme Thiepval Memorial
Captain Arthur L. Simms D.S.C. Royal Air Force 14 July 1918   Stourbridge Cemetery *
Private Thomas J. Southall Royal Berkshire Regiment 30 September 1916 Somme Regina Trench Cemetery, Grandcourt
Private George Tomkins Worcestershire Regiment 27 August 1915 Gallipoli Azmak Cemetery
Private Edward Tompkins Royal Warwickshire Regiment 12 July 1916 Somme Bapaume Post Cemetery
Private George A. Toms Worcestershire Regiment 17 November 1916 Somme St. Sever Cemetery, Rouen
Private Randle H. Toms Worcestershire Regiment 9 October 1917 Ypres Tyne Cot Memorial
Private Harry Topliss Worcestershire Regiment 15 July 1917 Ypres Belgian Battery Cemetery, Ypres
Captain Lionel G.O. Townsend South Staffordshire Regiment 9 August 1915 Gallipoli Helles Memorial
Gunner C. Reginald Voce Royal Field Artillery 28 October 1918 Italy Staglieno Cemetery, Genoa
Private John F. Wakelam Worcestershire Regiment 13 November 1916 Somme Puchevillers Cemetery
Private George R. Walters Worcestershire Regiment 21 August 1916 Somme Thiepval Memorial
Private Thomas H. Walters South Wales Borderers 15 February 1917 Mesopotamia Basra Memorial
Lance Corporal Christopher Wassall Royal Warwickshire Regiment 1 July 1916 Somme Thiepval Memorial
Private William J. Webber South Staffordshire Regiment 26 September 1914 Aisne Les Gonards Cemetery, Versailles
Private Alfred C. West Queens Own Worcestershire Hussars 29 March 1916   Manchester Southern Cemetery
Private James Willetts Worcestershire Regiment 21 May 1917 Artois Arras Memorial
Captain Henry G.W. Wood D.S.O. Worcestershire Regiment 3 August 1918 Italy Boscon Cemetery, Asiago
Lance Corporal Thomas E. Wyre Worcestershire Regiment 11 December 1917 Ypres Tyne Cot Memorial

* Personal memorial in the church.

A longer introduction to the Great War memorials in St Mary's Oldswinford has been published by St. Mary's P.C.C. and is available in local book shops and libraries. A Memorial File has also been compiled giving detailed information about each of those who died and is available for inspection in the church. Roy Peacock, who has compiled the material, would be grateful for any information about the persons named on the memorials and may be contacted through the Rectory Office or by email.

The Names of those who Served in the Great War 1914-19

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Last updated: 7th September 2008