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LITTLE LINFORD - WAR MEMORIAL

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

The memorial is within St Leonard's Parish Church, Little Linford. This stands on private property but is open to the public on Sunday only, approximately 2 mile north-west of. Newport Pagnell on a gated road. The memorial is in the form of a brass plaque on the wall to the left of the Lady Chapel. Note: Apparently there were 27 men from the village that went to the war from 14 houses . Those marked with a poppy died.

Photograph Copyright © Carolynn Langley 2003

ROLL OF HONOUR
PARISH OF LITTLE LINFORD
1914 - 1918

  CAVE Ernest Private, Oxfordshire and Buckinghamshire Light Infantry.
  CAVE John Private, Canadian Forces
  CAVE Walter Private, Royal Garrison Artillery
COOK [Alfred] Raymond Private 17283, 1st Battalion, Northamptonshire Regiment. Killed in action Sunday 9th May 1915 in France & Flanders. Age 31. Brother of Walter Cook, of Little Linford, Wolverton, Bucks. Formerly Grenadier Gaurds. Commemorated on LE TOURET MEMORIALPas de Calais, France. Panel 28 to 30.
  HARRIS John Gunner, Royal Artillery
  HOWE Joseph Sergeant, Motor Transport
KNAPP Arthur Douglas Lieutenant, Nyassaland Field Force. Died on active service Sunday 27 May 1917. Age 40. Son of Mrs. C. E. S. Knapp, of Shenley House, Bagborough, Taunton, England, and the late M. G. S. Knapp, J.P., D.L., of Linford Hall, Buckinghamshire. Mentioned in desptaches. Buried in DAR ES SALAAM WAR CEMETERY, Tanzania. Grave 5. C. 10.
  KNAPP Alured Faunce Primatt Major, Loyal North Lancashire Regiemnt and Nigerian Field Force.
  STOCKER Frederick Corporal , Royal Engineers

TO GOD BE PRAISED.

25 August 2003

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