NEWTON BLOSSOMVILLE - WAR MEMORIAL
World War 1 & 2 - Roll of Honour with detailed
Compiled and copyright © 2003 Martin Edwards
Copyright © Martin Edwards 2003
memorial is to be found on the main road through Newton Blossomville on
the wall of a house facing the church.
THE IMMORTAL GLORY OF THE MEN OF THIS VILLAGE
WHO FELL IN THE GREAT WAR 1914-1918
Private 3/8682, 8th Battalion, Bedfordshire Regiment.
Killed in action Sunday 19th December 1915 in France & Flanders.
Born and resident Newton Blossomville, enlisted Bedford. Commemorated
on YPRES (MENIN GATE) MEMORIAL, Ieper, West-Vlaanderen, Belgium.
Panel 31 and 33
Private 1439, 8th Division Cyclist Company, Army
Cyclist Corps. Died of wounds Sunday 14th March 1915 in France &
Flanders. Born and resident Newton Blossomville, enlisted Willsden,
Middlesex. Son of Mr. J. Andrews, of Newton, Blossomville, Newport
Pagnell, Bucks. Formerly 12945, 2nd Battalion, Middlesex Regiment.
Buried in MERVILLE COMMUNAL CEMETERY, Nord, France. Grave II. E.
[Spelt BRANSOM on CWGC and BRANSON on SDGW] Private
22242, 6th [2nd on memorial] Battalion, Oxfordshire & Buckinghamshire
Light Infantry. Died of wounds Wednesday 28th March 1917 in France
& Flanders. Age 21. Born newton Blossomville, enlisted Bedford,
resident Newport Pagnell. Son of Mary Bransom, of Newton Blossomville,
Bedford. Buried in ST. PIERRE CEMETERY, AMIENS, Somme, France. Grave
VIII. B. 10.
Gunner 219004, Royal Field Artillery. Died Friday
1st November 1918 in Egypt. Age 24. Enlisted Bletchley, Bucks, resident
Newport Pagnell. Son of Harry Taylor, of Lodge Farm, Clifton Reynes,
Newport Pagnell, Bucks. Buried in DEIR EL BELAH WAR CEMETERY, Israel.
Grave B. 220.
Private, 11th Battalion, Royal Warwickshire Regiment.
Invalided out of the Amry on account of wounds, etc., came home
and died. *** Not listed on CWGC or SDGW ***
DIES IF ENGLAND LIVE!