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ROLL OF HONOUR AND MEMORIAL

World War 1 - Roll of Honour with detailed information
Compiled and copyright © 2003 Martin Edwards

Photograph Copyright © Martin Edwards 2003

The lists of both the men who served and the men who died are contained within the church of St Lawrence. For the pruposes of this page the men who served and those who died have been combined, those marked died.

To The Glory Of God
And In Pious Memory Of
Those Of This Parish
Who Gave Their Lives
For King And Country
In The Great War
1914 - 1919

BULMER S A

Trooper, Bedfordshire Yeomanry

HARPER A H

3rd Lieutenant, 67th Punjabis, Indian Army

HARPER Charles Croke

2nd Lieutenant, 3rd Battalion attached 5th Battalion, Oxfordshire & Buckinghamshire Light Infantry. Killed in action on Thursday 3rd May 1917. Age 36. Son of the late Rev. E. J. Harper and Frances Wetherell Harper. Commemorated on ARRAS MEMORIAL, Pas de Calais, France. Bay 6 and 7.

LAKE C F

Private, Oxfordshire & Buckinghamshire Light Infantry

NICHOLS Christoper Thomas

Private 22726, Coldstream Guards. Killed in action Sunday 24th March 1918. Born Moulsoe, Bedfordshire, enlisted Aylesbury, resident Newport Pagnell, Buckinghamshire. Formerly 2513, Royal Horse Guards. Buried in BUCQUOY ROAD CEMETERY, FICHEUX, Pas de Calais, France. Grave VI. E. 4.

NICHOLS Ernest Ayre[s]

Private 8405, 2nd Battalion, Oxfordshire & Buckinghamshire Light Infantry. Killed in action Wednesday 21st October 1914. Age 19. Born Broughton, enlisted Bletchley, resident Wolverton. Son of Sarah Edith Purcell, of 30, Stratford Rd., Wolverton, Bucks. Commemorated on YPRES (MENIN GATE) MEMORIAL, Ieper, West-Vlaanderen, Belgium. Panel 37 and 39.

STANFORD W

Private, Bedfordshire Regiment.

WATSON A T

Sapper, Royal Engineers

WATSON Walter Ernest

Private 235100, 2nd Battalion, South Lancashire Regiment. Killed in action Friday 3rd August 1917. Enlisted Bedford, resident Broughton, Buckinghamshire. Age 29. Son of Thomas Watson, of Broughton, Newport Pagnell, Buckinghamshire. Formerly 4127, Bedfordshire Regiment. Commemorated on YPRES (MENIN GATE) MEMORIAL, Ieper, West-Vlaanderen, Belgium. Panel 37.

WEST, MM Alfred Edward

Sergeant 8034, 2nd Battalion, Oxfordshire & Buckinghamshire Light Infantry. Died on Thursday 27th February 1919. Age 27. Husband of Bessie West, of Lathbury, Newport Pagnell. Awarded the Military Medal. Buried in south part of NEWPORT PAGNELL BURIAL GROUND, Buckinghamshire. Grave 89.

WEST E

Private, Dorsetshire Regiment

WEST W

Private, Bedfordshire Regiment

21 April 2003

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