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GAYHURST
WAR MEMORIAL

World War 1 & 2 - Roll of Honour with detailed information
Compiled and copyright © Carolynn Langley 2006

This memorial is inside the Church of St. Peter, which is part of the Gayhurst estate; some of the name’s on the Roll of Honour are also on the war memorial at Stoke Goldington which is the next village.

Photographs Copyright © Carolynn Langley 2006

1914   1919
To the Glory of God
And in affectionate memory of the
Gallant men from this parish who laid
Down Their lives for the Empire.

CADOGAN

Henry Osbert Samuel

Lieutenant Colonel, 1st Battalion, Royal Welch Fusiliers. Killed in action 30th October 1914. Aged 46. Son of the Rev. Edward Cadogan of Wicken, Northamptonshire. Husband of Evelyn Violet Crispin (formerly Cadogan) of Little Salterns, Beulieu, Hampshire. Buried in Hooge Crater Cemetery, Ieper, West–Vlaanderen, Belgium. Plot 1XA. Row L. Grave 11. Also on memorial at Stoke Goldington. There is a further Wooden carved memorial in the chancel to the left.

MacALISTER

James D

Private 15642, 7th Battalion, Northamptonshire Regiment. Killed in action 27th September 1915 in France and Flanders. Born Gayhurst, enlisted Northampton. No known grave. Commemorated on Loos Memorial, Pas de Calais, France. Panel 91 – 93. Also on memorial at Stoke Goldington

MORRIS

R

Hampshire Regiment possibly: Lance Serjeant 18241, 14th Battalion, Hampshire Regiment died 3rd September 1916. Aged 21. Son of Robert and Eleanor Morris, of Woodlands, Pikes Hill, Lyndhurst, Hants. No known grave. Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial, Somme, France. Pier and Face 7 C and 7 B.

PLUMPTON

Alfred

Private 10286, 5th Battalion, Oxfordshire & Buckinghamshire Light Infantry. Died 25th September 1915 in France and Flanders. Aged 21. Born Old Buckenham Norfolk, enlisted Newport Pagnell. Resident Wymondham, Norfolk. Son of Mr and Mrs Alfred W. Plumpton of Hart’s Farm, Wymondham, Norfolk. No known grave. Commemorated on Ypres (Menin Gate) Memorial, Ieper, West-Vlaanderen, Belgium. Panel 37 and 39. Also on memorial at Stoke Goldington

GARRATT

E

Middlesex Regiment No further information currently.

LYMAN, MM

James Jessie

Private 32723, 2nd Battalion, Oxfordshire & Buckinghamshire Light Infantry. Killed in action 11th September 1918 in France and Flanders. Born Stoke Goldington, enlisted Bletchley, resident Newport Pagnell. Awarded the Military Medal (M.M.). Buried in Hermies Hill British Cemetery Pas de Calais, France Plot 111. Row A. Grave 38). Also on memorial at Stoke Goldington

PETTITT

Henry Green

Private 482548, Cambridge Regiment 430th Agricultural Company. Labour Corps. (on CWGC site) Died at home 30th October 1918. Aged 31. Born Stoke Goldington, enlisted Bletchley, resident Newport Pagnell. Formerly 4/1st Battalion, Cambridgeshire Regiment. Buried south of the chancel in St Peter Churchyard, Gayhurst, Bucks. Also on memorial at Stoke Goldington

1939-1945

NEWBERRY

Thomas Arthur

Flight Lieut. R.A.F. Flying Officer 129260. 228 Squadron Royal Air Force Volunteer Reserve. Died 15th MAY 1943. Son of Arthur Thomas Newberry and Emma Newberry, husband of Mary Elizabeth Newberry of Middlesbrough Yorks. No known grave. Commemorated on Runnymede Mmeorial, Surrey. Panel 127. Also on Memorial at Stoke Goldington.

Last updated 24 September, 2006

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