Ministry of Defence
Ministry of Defence

Lest We Forget
British Legion
The Royal British Legion


HANSLOPE - WAR MEMORIAL

World War 1 & 2 - Roll of Honour with detailed information
Compiled and copyright © 2003 - Transcribed Carolynn Langley; researched Martin Edwards

In the Church of St James the Great, on the right of the nave in the side chapel is a stained glass window depicting St George and St Aidan.

Photographs Copyright ©
Carolynn Langley 2003

On the wall of arch to the nave is a plaque.

IN MEMORY OF
CHARLES WILKINSON
OF THE
ROYAL BUCKS MILITARY
WHO DIED
WHILE SERVING IN THE REGT.
IN IRELAND
AND WAS BURIED NEAR THIS SPOT
FEBRUARY 28 1799.


On a plaque underneath

1914 + 1919
to the glory of god and in memory
of those from this parish who have fallen
in the war.

ABBOTT

George Arthur

[Listed as ABBOTTS on SDGW] Lance Corporal 266593, "C" Company, 1st/1st Buckinghamshire Battalion, Oxfordshire and Buckinghamshire Light Infantry. Killed in action 15th June 1918 in France & Flanders. Age 23. Born and resident Hanslope, enlisted Aylesbury. Son of Arthur and Lavinia Abbott, of Hanslope. Buried in BOSCON BRITISH CEMETERY, Italy. Plot 1. Row B. Grave 4.

BATES

Harold

Private 34691, 1st Battalion, Duke of Cornwall's Light Infantry attached 9th Battalion, Cameronians (Scottish Rifles). Killed in action 4th October 1917 in France & Flanders. Age 20. Born and resident Hanslope, enlisted Bletchley. Son of Harry and Anne Bates, of Long St., Hanslope. Formerly 24351, Oxfordshire and Buckinghamshire Light Infantry. Buried inHOOGE CRATER CEMETERY, Ieper, West-Vlaanderen, Belgium. Grave XII. F. 12.

CHILTON

Frederick John

[Listed as John on SDGW] Private 13252, 6th Battalion, Oxfordshire and Buckinghamshire Light Infantry. Killed in action 3rd May 1918 in France & Flanders. Age 27. Born and resident Hanslope, enlisted Wolverton. Son of Joseph and Harriet Chilton, of High St., Hanslope. Commemorated on TYNE COT MEMORIAL, Zonnebeke, West-Vlaanderen, Belgium. Panel 96 to 98.

DENTON

James Ralph

Lance Corporal 9242, 2nd Battalion, Northamptonshire Regiment. Killed in action 14th March 1915 in France & Flanders. Born Hanslope, enlisted Northampton. Commemorated on LE TOURET MEMORIAL, Pas de Calais, France. Panel 28 to 30.

EVANS

Arnold Arthur

[Listed as Arnold Alfred on SDGW and CWGC] Corporal 13342, 7th Battalion, Oxfordshire and Buckinghamshire Light Infantry. Died of wounds 12th May 1917 Salonika. Age 25. Born and resident Hanslope, enlisted Wolverton. Son of Thomas Burt Evans and Sarah Ann Evans, of Newport Rd., Hanslope. Buried in SARIGOL MILITARY CEMETERY, KRISTON, Greece. Grave B. 276.

EVANS

William Charles

Private 266709, 2nd/1st Buckinghamshire Battalion, Oxfordshire and Buckinghamshire Light Infantry. Killed in action 22nd August 1917 in France & Flanders. Born and resident Hanslope, enlisted Aylesbury. Buried in TYNE COT CEMETERY, Zonnebeke, West-Vlaanderen, Belgium. Grave III. C. 19.

GARRATT

Arthur George

Private 90268 or G/96268, 3rd Battalion, Royal Fusiliers (City of London Regiment). Died of wounds 4th November 1918 in France & Flanders. Age 25. Born Hanslope, enlisted Wolverton, resident Anslow, Buckinghamshire. Son of George and Mary Garratt, of High St., Hanslope. Formerly 13480, Oxfordshire and Buckinghamshire Light Infantry. Buried in FONTAINE-AU-BOIS COMMUNAL CEMETERY, Nord, France. Grave D. 3.

GARRATT

Fred[erick] William

[Spelt GARRETT on CWGC] Private 75085, 1st/1st Battalion, Derbyshire Yeomanry. Died 3rd October 1918 in Salonika. Age 27. Born Newport Pagnell, enlisted Ripley, resident Stony Stratford. Son of Leah Garrett, of Gold St., Hanslope. Buried in KIRECHKOI-HORTAKOI MILITARY CEMETERY, Greece. Grave 222.

GEARY

William Wilfred

Pioneer 254756, 37th Division, Signal Company, Royal Engineers attached 123rd Brigade, H.Q., Royal Field Artillery. Killed in action 12th October 1917 in France & Flanders. Age 25. Born Hanslope, enlisted Bletchley. Son of William James and Sarah Ann Geary, of The Green, Church End, Hanslope. Formerly 24680, Oxfordshire and Buckinghamshire Light Infantry. Buried in LARCH WOOD (RAILWAY CUTTING) CEMETERY, Ieper, West-Vlaanderen, Belgium. Grave IV. J. 1.

HERBERT

Alfred James

Private 266606, 2nd/1st Battalion, Oxfordshire and Buckinghamshire Light Infantry, Killed in action 11th September 1917 in France & Flanders. Born and resident Hanslope, enlisted Aylesbury. Buried in NEW IRISH FARM CEMETERY, Ieper, West-Vlaanderen, Belgium. Grave XXIII. D. 8.

HERBERT

Caleb Jonah

Private 26039, 9th Battalion, Loyal North Lancashire Regiment. Killed in action 3rd September 1916 in France & Flanders. Born and resident Hanslope, enlisted Wolverton. formerly 86879, Royal Field Artillery. Commemorated on THIEPVAL MEMORIAL, Somme, France. Pier and Face 11 A.

HILLYER

[Walter] James

Rifleman R/1308, 12th Battalion, King's Royal rifle Corps. Died of wounds 11th September 1917 in France & Flanders. Age 29. Born Hanwell, Buckinghamshire, enlisted Warwick, resident Hanslope. Son of George and Jane Hillyer, of Long St., Hanslope. Buried in BARD COTTAGE CEMETERY, Ieper, West-Vlaanderen, Belgium. Grave IV. G. 3.

KEEVES

George Henry

Private 38842, 7th Battalion, Prince Albert's (Somerset Light Infantry). Died of wounds 4th July 1918 in France & Flanders. Born and resident Hanslope, enlisted Oxford. Buried in HAUTMONT COMMUNAL CEMETERY, Nord, France. Grave V. B. 2.

LOVELL

Amos Newbury

Private 16604, 5th Battalion, Oxfordshire and Buckinghamshire Light Infantry. Killed in action 27th April 1916 in France & Flanders. Born and resident Hanslope, enlisted Wolverton. Buried in CABARET-ROUGE BRITISH CEMETERY, SOUCHEZ, Pas de Calais, France. Grave XVII. H. 7.

RAINBOW

Walter Thomas

Corporal 4655, 2nd Regiment, South African Infantry. Died 14th July 1916 in France & Flanders, Age 26. Son of the late Henry and Mary Rainbow, of Hanslope. Also served in German South-West Africa and in Egypt. Commemorated on THIEPVAL MEMORIAL, Somme, France. Pier and Face 4 C.

SMITH

Michael

Private 26173, 2nd/6th Battalion, Royal Warwickshire Regiment. Died of wounds 4th September 1918 in France & Flanders. Age 19. Born and resident Hanslope, enlisted Bletchley. Son of Thomas and Mary Smith, of Hanslope. Buried in AIRE COMMUNAL CEMETERY, Pas de Calais, France. Grave IV. D. 1.

WELCH

Frederick

No further information currently

WHITBREAD

Frederick Henry

Private 18369, 11th Battalion, Royalk Warwickshire Regiment. Died 14th April 1917 in France & Flanders. Age 33. Enlisted Bletchley, resident Hanslope. Formerly 23300, Somerset Light Infantry. Buried East of chancel in ST. JAMES CHURCHYARD, HANSLOPE, Buckinghamshire.

18369 PRIVATE
F.H. WHITBREAD
ROYAL WARWICKSHIRE REGT.
14 APRIL 1917 AGE 33

WHITE

Joseph

Private 4189, 2nd/1st Buckinghamshire Light Infantry. Killed in action 19th July 1916 in France & Flanders. Born and resident Hanslope, enlisted Aylesbury. Son of Mrs. Ellen White, of Gold St., Hanslope. Buried in LAVENTIE MILITARY CEMETERY, LA GORGUE, Nord, France. Grave III. C. 7.

WILLIS

Frederick Thomas

Private 4207, 2nd/1st Buckinghamshire Battalion, Oxfordshire and Buckinghamshire Light Infantry. Killed in action 19th July 1916 in France & Flanders. Age 23. Born and resident Hanslope, enlisted Aylesbury. Son of Mrs. Mary Jane Cook, of High St., Hanslope. Commemorated on LOOS MEMORIAL, Pas de Calais, France. Panel 83 to 85.

MAY THESE SOULS REST IN PEACE

On a plaque to the right


1939 1945

TO THE GLORY OF GOD AND IN MEMORY
OF THOSE OF THIS PARISH WHO GAVE THEIR LIVES IN THE WAR

FITZGIBBONS

Daniel Richard

Fusilier 4038710, 2nd Battalion, Royal Fusiliers (City of London Regiment). Died 2nd August 1944. Age 29. Son of James Patrick and Mary Fanny Fitzgibbons; husband of Violet Minnie Fitzgibbons, of Brighton, Sussex. Buried in FLORENCE WAR CEMETERY, Italy. Grave VI. E. 13.

HANCOCK

Bernard Leslie

Sergeant 1191244, Royal Air Foce Volunteer Reserve. Died 14th September 1942. Age 20. Son of Charles Thomas Hancock and Frances Sarah Hancock, of Castle Thorpe, Buckinghamshire; husband of Hilda Hancock. Commemorated on RUNNYMEDE MEMORIAL, Surrey. Panel 84.

HERBERT

Arthur James

Leading Aircraftman 1441053, Royal Air Force Volunteer Reserve. Died 21st June 1943. Age 39. Son of Thomas and Elizebeth Mary Herbert, of Hanslope; husband of Olive Annie Herbert, of Hanslope. Buried in ST. JAMES CHURCHYARD, HANSLOPE, Buckinghamshire.

1441053 LDG.AIRCRAFTMAN
ARTHUR J. HERBERT

ROYAL AIR FORCE
21ST JUNE 1943 AGE 39
AND
HIS WIFE
OLIVE ANN
11 FEBRUARY 1975 AGE 66

PEARSON

Oliver Oscar

Driver T/236372, Royal Army service Corps. Died 25th May 1941. Son of Mr. and Mrs. Frank Pearson; husband of Phyllis J. M. Pearson, of Moulton, Northamptonshire. Buried in SS. SIMON AND JUDE CHURCHYARD, CASTLETHORPE, Buckinghamshire.

SIMPKINS

Frederick Henry George

probably Henry George SIMPKINS, Marine PO/22479, H.M.S. Indomitable, Royal Marines. Died 12th August 1942. Husband of E. V. M. Simpkins, of Knowle, Bristol. Commemorated on PORTSMOUTH NAVAL MEMORIAL, Hampshire. Panel 70, Column 2.

UMNEY

Roland Frederick (Jim)

Aircraftman 2nd Class 1578130, Royal Air Force. Died 16th August 1942. Age 19. Son of Thomas Coral Umney and Bertha Rose Umney, of Hanslope. Buried in ST. JAMES CHURCHYARD, HANSLOPE, Buckinghamshire.

1578130 A/CRAFTMAN 2ND CLASS
R.F." JIM" UMNEY
ROYAL AIR FORCE
16TH AUGUST 1942 AGE 19

WEBB

William George

Aircraftman 1st Class 701539, Royal Air Force Volunteer Reserve. Died 19th February 1946. Buried in ST. JAMES CHURCHYARD, HANSLOPE, Buckinghamshire.

701539 AIRCRAFTMAN 1ST CLASS
W.G. WEBB
ROYAL AIR FORCE
19TH FEBRUARY 1946

WHITE

Reginald Douglas

Fusilier 4200176, 6th Battalion, Royal Welch Fusiliers. Died 24th October 1944. Age 28. Son of George and Florence White; husband of Constance Mary White, of Hanslope. Buied in UDEN WAR CEMETERY, Noord-Brabant, Netherlands. Grave 3. A. 5.

MAY THEIR SOULS REST IN PEACE

*SEPARATE STONES IN CHURCH YARD.


In the porch on the right of the church, a painting of a World War 1 soldier with alist of names.

TO THE GLORY OF GOD
AND IN DEATHLESS MEMORY OF THE MEN OF THIS PARISH
WHO SO LOYALY TOOK UP THE ARMS IN DEFENCE OF KING AND COUNTRY
IN THE GREAT WAR OF 1914
THIS
ROLL OF HONOUR
IS ERECTED HERE

ANSELL

J.

No further information currently

BALL

D.

No further information currently

BATES

E.

No further information currently

BEESLEY

W.

No further information currently

BRITTEN

W.

No further information currently

BROWNSELL

A.

No further information currently

CHILTON

S.

No further information currently

CHILTON

T.

No further information currently

CLARKE

A.

No further information currently

CLARKE

G.

No further information currently

CLARKE

S.

No further information currently

COOK

C.

No further information currently

DAKIN

H.

No further information currently

DENTON

J.

No further information currently

DENTON

J. T.

No further information currently

DITUM

T.

No further information currently

ELLIOTT

A.

No further information currently

EVANS

A.

No further information currently

EVERITT

T.

No further information currently

GABLE

A.

No further information currently

GARRETT

A.

No further information currently

GARRETT

F.

No further information currently

GARRETT

R.

No further information currently

GARRETT

R.

No further information currently

GARRETT

T.

No further information currently

GARRETT

T.

No further information currently

GEARY

L. G.

No further information currently

GIBBS

F.

No further information currently

GIBBS

G.

No further information currently

GRACE

G.

No further information currently

HERBERT

B.

No further information currently

HERBERT

J.

No further information currently

HERBERT

T.

No further information currently

HERBERT

Walter

No further information currently

HERBERT

Will

No further information currently

HILLYER

G.

No further information currently

HILLYER

J.

No further information currently

HOLMAN

A.

No further information currently

HORNE

B.

No further information currently

HORNE

G.

No further information currently

HUTCHINS

J. G.

No further information currently

LANE

C.

No further information currently

LANE

H.

No further information currently

LANE

H. H.

No further information currently

LOVELL

F.

No further information currently

LOVELL

J.

No further information currently

NICHOLLS

E.

No further information currently

NICHOLLS

J.

No further information currently

NOBLEY

A

No further information currently

POWELL

C

No further information currently

RAINBOW

G. W.

No further information currently

RAINBOW

W.

No further information currently

SIMONS

A. J.

No further information currently

SIMONS

H.

No further information currently

SIMONS

W.

No further information currently

STANTON

A.

No further information currently

STIMMSON

M.

No further information currently

STONES

E.

No further information currently

STONES

F.

No further information currently

STONES

J.

No further information currently

STONES

J.

No further information currently

TOMPKINS

F.

No further information currently

TUCKER

W.

No further information currently

WHITING

F.

No further information currently

WHITING

G.

No further information currently

YOUNG

H.

No further information currently

7 October 2003

Friends of the War Memorials
War Memorials Trust
Main page
Commonweath War Graves Commission
Commonwealth War Graves Commission

Copyright © Roll-of-Honour.com 2002-
Email: rollofhonour@ntlworld.com

See our on-line bookstore
Visit our bookstore