HAVERSHAM - WAR MEMORIAL
World War 1 - Roll of Honour with detailed information
Compiled and copyright © 2003 - Transcribed Carolynn
Langley; researched Martin Edwards
memorial can be found on the right hand interior wall of St Mary's church.
2003 - Carolynn Langley
IN GRATEFUL MEMORY OF THE MEN WHO FROM THIS
PARISH FELL GIGHTIN IN THE GREAT WAR 1914-1918
THIS TABLET WAS ERECTED BY THE PARISHONERS
KILLED IN ACTION
DIED OF WOUNDS
THE NUMBER WHO JOINED HIS MAJESTY'S FORCES
FROM THIS PARISH WAS 27.
HAVERSHAM PEACE DAY JULY 1919.
BRITTON on SDGW] Private 220521, 5th Battalion, Princess Charlotte
of Wales's (Royal Berkshire Regiment). Died of wounds 2nd October
1918 in France & Flanders. Age 23. Born Lillingston Lovell,
Buckinghamshire, enlisted Wolverton, resident Haversham. Son of
Eli and Mary Britten, of Bromley House, Blisworth, Northants. Formerly
1651, Oxfordshire and Buckinghamshire Light Infantry. Buried in
DOINGT COMMUNAL CEMETERY EXTENSION, Somme, France. Grave III. A.
as Charles Daniel on CWGC and Charles David on SDGW] Private 16603,
5th Battalion, Oxfordshire and Buckinghamshire Light Infantry. Killed
in action 25th September 1915 in France & Flanders. Born Hanslope,
enlisted Wolverton. Commemorated on YPRES (MENIN GATE) MEMORIAL,
Ieper, West-Vlaanderen, Belgium. Panel 37 and 39.
Corporal 8538, 2nd Battalion, Northamptonshire Regiment. Killed
in action 8th October 1917 in France & Flanders. Born Hanslope,
enlisted Northampton. Son of Mrs. S. A. Bull, of 65, Caldecote St.,
Newport, Pagnell, Bucks. Buried in PROWSE POINT MILITARY CEMETERY,
Comines-Warneton, Hainaut, Belgium. Grave III. A. 6.
as O T BULL on CWGC] Private 230009, 433rd Agricultural Company,
Labour Corps. Died of wounds at home 23rd October 1918. Born Hanslope,
enlisted Northampton. Awarded the Distinguished Conduct Medal (DCM).
Formerly 9115, Northamptonshire Regiment. Buried in ST. HELEN CHURCHYARD,
NICHOLLS on SDGW and CWGC] Private 16623, 6th Battalion, Oxfordshire
and Buckinghamshire Light Infantry. Killed in action 17th September
1916 in France & Flanders. Born Great Swinford, Buckinghamshire,
enlisted Wolverton, resident Havesham. Buried in GUILLEMONT ROAD
CEMETERY, GUILLEMONT, Somme, France. Grave I. B. 14.
13325, 1st Battalion, Northamptonshire Regiment. Killed in action
9th May 1915 in France & Flanders. Age 41. Born Haversham, enlisted
Northampton. Husband of Emily Maud Diver (formerly Tysoe), of Cupid
Green, Hemel Hempstead, Herts. Commemorated on LE TOURET MEMORIAL,
Pas de Calais, France. Panel 28 to 30.