MILTON KEYNES VILLAGE
WORLD WAR 1 MEMORIAL
World War 1 - Roll of Honour with detailed information
and copyright © 2003 Martin Edwards
Copyright © Martin Edwards 2003
war memorial stands in the churchyard of All Saints Church.
THE MEN OF MILTON KEYNES WHO, FOR THEIR
COUNTRY AND FOR US, LAY DOWN THEIR
LIVES IN THE WAR
3469, (CWGC gives 2/1st) 1/1st Buckinghamshire Battalion, Oxfordshire & Buckinghamshire
Light Infantry. Died of wounds Tuesday 25th July 1916 in France & Flanders.
Enlisted Aylesbury, resident Bletchley. Buried in ETAPLES MILITARY CEMETERY, Pas
de Calais, France. Grave XIV. E. 6A.
either Arthur Brawn, Private 2430, 87th Field Ambulance, Royal Army
Medical Corps. Killed in action Saturday 1st December 1917. Born Cosgrove, Bucks,
enlisted Bedford. Commemorated on CAMBRAI MEMORIAL, LOUVERVAL, Nord, France. Panel
13. or Albert Edward BRAWN, Lance Corporal
9125, 1st Battalion, Northamptonshire Regiment. Died of wounds Wednesday 4th November
1914 in France & Flanders. Age 21. Son of Mr. and Mrs. J. Brawn, of Osborne
Lodge, High St., Newport Pagnell, Bucks. Born at Wellingborough. Buried in CLACTON
CEMETERY, Essex. Grave C. 230. or Arthur Malcolm
Brawn, Private 73310, 10th Battalion, Sherwood Foresters (Nottinghamshire and
Derbyshire Regiment). Killed in action Friday 6th July 1917. Born Olney, Bucks,
enlisted Northampton. Formerly 32051, Northamptonshire Regiment. Commemorated
on ARRAS MEMORIAL, Pas de Calais, France. Bay 7
Henry || |
20674, 4th Battalion, Bedfordshire Regiment. Died of wounds Friday 6th July 1917
in France & Flanders. Age 24. Born Sherington, Bucks, enlisted Ampthill, resident
Milton Keynes. Son of Lizzie Savage (formerly Butcher), of Milton Keynes, Newport
Pagnell, Bucks, and the late Thomas Butcher. Buried in AUBIGNY COMMUNAL CEMETERY
EXTENSION, Pas de Calais, France. Grave III. E. 11.
Edmund || |
8144, 2nd Battalion, Oxfordshire & Buckinghamshire Light Infantry. Killed
in action Monday 17th May 1915 in France & Flanders. Age 22. Born Milton Keynes,
enlisted Wolverton, resident Newport Pagnell. Son of Joseph and Caroline Clare,
of Milton Keynes, Newport Pagnell, Bucks. Commemorated on LE TOURET MEMORIAL,
Pas de Calais, France. Panel 26.
205335, 1st/1st, Royal Buckinghamshire Hussars. Died of wounds Saturday
10th November 1917 in Palestine. Age 20. Enlisted Newport Pagnell.
Son of John Thomas and Blanche Isabel Dover, of Milton Keynes, Newport
Pagnell, Bucks. Buried in BEERSHEBA WAR CEMETERY, Israel. Grave
Andy Pay's research into the Marquis de Ruvigny's Roll of Honour
2, Part 3, Page 81 - DOVER, John Percy Newton - Trooper, No 205335,
Royal Bucks Hussars
Son of John Dover of Milton Keynes, Newport Pagnell, by his wife
Blanche, dau of the late Charles Newton. Born Milton Keynes, Newport
Pagnell, co Bucks, 13th Dec, 1896; educated Elston School, Bedford;
was a signalman; joined the Royal Bucks Hussars 21st Sept 1914,
served with The Egyptian Expeditionary Force in Egypt and Palestine
from the 1st Sept, 1915 and died at Beersheba 10th Nov 1917, from
wounds received in action near Ascalon. Buried in the Military cemetery,
Corporal 20675, 4th Battalion, Bedfordshire Regiment. Killed in action Saturday
9th November 1918 in France & Flanders. Age 22. Born and resident Milton Keynes,
enlisted Ampthill. Son of George and Jane Markham, of The Green, Milton Keynes,
Newport Pagnell, Bucks. Buried in BOUGNIES COMMUNAL CEMETERY, Quevy, Hainaut,
18574, 2nd Battalion, Hampshire Regiment. Killed in action Saturday 30th October
1915 in France & Flanders. Age 19. Born Newton Longville, Bucks, enlisted
Bletchley. Son of James and Jane Ann Sear, of Milton Keynes, Newport Pagnell,
Bucks. Formerly 8298, Oxfordshire & Buckinghamshire Light Infantry. Buried
in AZMAK CEMETERY, SUVLA, Turkey. Grave II. B. 9.
Montague || |
RR/1225, 1st Regiment, South African Infantry. Died on Sunday 24th March 1918.
Age 30. Son of William Brice Shakeshaft and Emma Shakeshaft, of Manor Farm, Milton
Keynes, Bletchley, Buckinghamshire. Commemorated on POZIERES MEMORIAL, Somme,
France. Panels 95-98
Norman || |
206216, Royal Buckinghamshire Hussars. Died of wounds Monday 11th June 1917 in
Egypt. Age 22. Born and enlisted Buckingham, resident Newport Pagnell. Son of
Thomas and Kate Waite, of Milton Keynes, Newport Pagnell, Bucks. Buried in CAIRO
WAR MEMORIAL CEMETERY, Egypt. Grave F. 259.
LOVE HATH NO
MAN THAN THIS THAT
A MAN LAY DOWN HIS
LIFE FOR HIS FRIENDS