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TOTTERNHOE - Roll of Honour

World War 1 & 2 - Roll of Honour with detailed information
Compiled and copyright © 2002 Martin Edwards

The memorial can be found in a corner of St Giles Church. There is also a memorial plaque within the Village Hall, originally the Memorial Hall. See also Totternhoe War Memorial.



Photographs Copyright © Martin Edwards 2002

There is also a Memorial Hall at Totternhoe
which contains a roll of honour plaque.

Photographs © Philip Heley 2003

War Memorial

"In proud and grateful memory of
the men of Tottenhoe
who gave their lives for
England in the Great War
1914 - 1919"

Memorial Plaque

October 6th, 1928

THIS HALL IS BUILT AS A MEMORIAL
TO THE MEN OF THIS VILLAGE WHO
MADE THE SUPREME SACRIFICE
IN THE GREAT WAR
1914-1918

TO THE MEMORY OF THE
MEN OF
TOTTERNHOE
WHO GAVE THEIR LIVES IN
THE FIGHT FOR FREEDOM
1939-1945

"AT THE GOING DOWN OF THE SUN
AND IN THE MORNING WE WILL
REMEMBER THEM."

Those listed on the church memorial are marked and those on the memorial hall *.

*

BROWN

Harry

No further information currently.

*

FOUNTAIN

William

[Listed as Trooper], Private 757, 1st/1st Bedfordshire Yeomanry. Died of wounds Monday 24th July 1916 in France & Flanders. Born Eaton Bray, enlisted Dunstable, resident Totternhoe. Buried in PERONNE ROAD CEMETERY, MARICOURT, Somme, France. Grave I. D. 16.

*

HARDY

Frederick James

Gunner 33526, Royal Artillery. Died Friday 22nd September 1916 in Salonika. Age 34. Born Luton, enlisted Dunstable. Son of Mr. and Mrs. J. Hardy, of St. Peter's Rd., Dunstable; husband of Florence Hardy, of 12, Bower Lane, Eaton Bray, Dunstable. Buried in SALONIKA (LEMBET ROAD) MILITARY CEMETERY, Greece. Grave 444.

* HOLLAND Arthur
Private 12604, 7th Battalion, Oxfordshire and Buckinghamshire Light Infantry. Killed in action Wednesday 9th May 1917 in Salonika. Age 37. Born Dunstable, enlisted Aylesbury, Buckinghamshire, resident Totternhoe. Son of Jesse and Emma Holland, of Totternhoe. Commemorated on DOIRAN MEMORIAL, Greece.
*

MORGAN

Albert

Leading Seaman J/9352, H.M.S. "Vanguard.", Royal Navy. Died on Monday 9th July 1917. Age 24. Son of Jabez and Emily Morgan, of Totternhoe, Dunstable, Beds. Commemorated on CHATHAM NAVAL MEMORIAL, Kent. Panel 21.

*

MORGAN

Ernest

probably Ernest MORGAN, Private 3/7366, 1st Battalion, Bedfordshire Regiment. Killed in action Monday 1st May 1916 in France & Flanders. Age 19. Born Dunstable, enlisted and resident Luton. Son of Mrs. Morgan, of "The Haven," Toddington Rd., Leagrave, Luton. Buried in FAUBOURG D'AMIENS CEMETERY, ARRASPas de Calais, France. Grave I. B. 17.

*

MORGAN

William

Private 27840, 7th Battalion, Bedfordshire Regiment. Killed in action Wednesday 14th March 1917 in France & Flanders. Born and resident Totternhoe, enlisted Bedford. Commemorated on THIEPVAL MEMORIAL, Somme, France. Pier and Face 2 C.

*

TURVEY

Leonard James

Sapper 1884, 1st/1st East Anglian Division Field Company, Royal Engineers. Killed in action Wednesday 19th May 1915 in France & Flanders. Enlisted Luton, resident Totternhoe. Buried in LE TOURET MILITARY CEMETERY, RICHEBOURG-L'AVOUE, Pas de Calais, France. Grave II. G. 20.

1939 - 1945

*

CHERRY

Kenneth Edwin

[Listed on memorial as Lance Corporal, Bedfordshire Regiment] Private 14577010, 2nd Battalion, Bedfordshire and Hertfordshire Regiment. Died on Wednesday 27th December 1944. Age 28. Son of Percy and Elizabeth Cherry; husband of Doreen Annie Cherry, of Totternhoe. Buried in PHALERON WAR CEMETERY, Greece. Grave 18. B. 13.

*

LENO

Ronald

[Listed as Acting Sergeant, Royal Artillery on memorial] Bombardier 887488, 148 (The Bedfordshire Yeomanry) Field Regiment, Royal Artillery. Died on Sunday 15th August 1943. Age 25. Son of William and Gertrude Leno; husband of Eileen V. Leno, of Dunstable. Prisoner of war. Buried in THANBYUZAYAT WAR CEMETERY, Myanmar. Grave B3. E. 13.

*

LENO

William Matthew

[List on memorial as Lance Corporal, Royal Engineers] Driver 2114176, 235 Field Company, Royal Engineers. Died on Tuesday 13th July 1943. Age 31. Son of William Ragett Leno and Gertrude Leno; husband of Elsie Dorothy Leno, of Totternhoe. Commemorated on CASSINO MEMORIAL, Italy. Panel 3.

*

SHARP

Stanley Charles

Corporal 1212227, Royal Air Force Volunteer Reserve. Died on Friday 5th May 1944. Age 34. Son of William and Annie L. Sharp, of Aston Clinton; husband of Doris Sharp, of Totternhoe. Buried in St MICHAEL CHURCHYARD, ASTON CLINTON, Buckinghamshire.

*

THRIPP

Frederick Samuel

Flight Sergeant 611006, 110 Squadron, Royal Air Force. Died on Friday 18th July 1941. Age 20. Son of Frederick William and Lavina Emily Thripp, of Totternhoe. Commemorated on ALAMEIN MEMORIAL, Egypt. Column 242.

Last updated 11 September, 2006

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