SHERINGTON - WAR MEMORIAL
World War 1 - Roll of Honour with detailed information
and copyright © 2003 - Transcribed Carolynn Langley; researched Martin Edwards
the church of St Laud in Church Lane is a plaque on the left hand wall.
© Carolynn Langley 2003
TO THE MEMORY OF THOSE
FROM THIS PARISH WHO LAID
DOWN THEIR LIVES
GREAT WAR 1914 - 1918
Barrett || |
9112, 2nd Battalion, Oxfordshire and Buckinghamshire Light Infantry. Killed in
action Sunday 30th July 1916 in France & Flanders. Age 26. Born Olney, enlisted
Wolverton, resident Sherington. Son of T. and Clara Bailey of Oak Villa, Sherington.
Commemorated on THIEPVAL MEMORIAL, Somme, France. Pier and Face 10 A and 10 D.
John || |
states 1917] Private 103422, 10th Battalion, Sherwood Foresters (Nottinghamshire
& Derbyshire Regiment). Died from wounds at the 18th Casualty Clearing Station
in France Tuesday 15th October 1918. Age 19 years. Born 6th July 1899 in Olney,
enlisted Bedford, resident Newport Pagnell. The youngest son of Thomas and Clara
Bailey, of Oak Villa, Water Lane, Sherington. He joined as 10955 in the Band of
the Bedfordshire Regiment when he was 16 years old and was transferred to the
Sherwood Foresters and went to France 1917. In August 1918 he was admitted to
a French Hospital with severe wounds caused by a gas shell, and had only recently
rejoined his Regiment. Buried in The Cemetery, Rocquigny- Equancourt Road British
Cemetery, MANACOURT, SOMME, FRANCE. Grave Reference XIV.D.2
James || |
16474, 1st Battalion, Hampshire Regiment. Killed in action Saturday 1st July 1916
in France & Flanders. Age 27. Born and resident Sherington, enlisted Oxford.
Son of Mr. A. Brooks, of 17, High St., Filgrave, Bucks.; husband of Susan Ellen
Bennett (formerly Brooks), of 1, Hill's Yard, Sherington. Formerly 17714, Oxfordshire
& Buckinghamshire Light Infantry. Buried in BEAUMONT-HAMEL BRITISH CEMETERY,
Somme, France. Grave A. 82.
A W|| |
Corporal 10505, 8th Battalion, Bedfordshire Regiment, Died of wounds Tuseday 10th
July 1917 in France & Flanders. Born Chicheley, Buckinghamshire, enlisted
Bedford, resident Sydenham, Kent. Buried in BETHUNE TOWN CEMETERY, Pas de Calais,
France. Grave VI. F. 40.
390353, 9th Battalion, London Regiment (Queen Victoria's Rifles). Killed in action
Monday 15th July 1918 in France & Flanders. Age 33. Enlisted London, resident
Willesden. Son of Joseph and Mary E. Jefferson, of Sherington. Buried in BAVELINCOURT
COMMUNAL CEMETERY, Somme, France. Grave C. 13.
Beaumont || |
33645, 2nd Battalion, Bedfordshire Regiment. Killed in action Sunday 8th April
1917 in France & Flanders.Age 30. Born and resident Sherington, enlisted Bedford.
Son of Joseph Jefferson, of Sherington. Formerly 1776, Bedfordshire Yeomanry.
Buried in BUCQUOY ROAD CEMETERY, FICHEUX, Pas de Calais, France. Grave VI. F.
Herbert || |
Martin Edwards 2003
14781, 6th Battalion, Oxfordshire & Buckinghamshire Light Infantry. Died of
wounds Monday 9th October 1916 in France & Flanders. Age 25. Born and resident
Sherington, enlisted Newport Pagnell. Eldest son of Frederick and Emily Line,
of "The Royal Oak," Sherington. Buried in GROVE TOWN CEMETERY, MEAULTE,
Somme, France. Grave I. O. 6.
Stanley || |
522004, 483rd Field Company, Royal Engineers. Killed in action Tuesday 13th March
1917 in France & Flanders. Age 25. Born Wood Green, Middlesex, enlisted Bedford,
resident Newport Pagnell. Son of John and Ada Moore, of Mill House, Sherington;
husband of Gertrude Maud Moore, of 109, High St., Newport Pagnell. Commemorated
on THIEPVAL MEMORIAL, Somme, France. Pier and Face 8 A and 8 D.
Henry Gordon|| |
200325, 1st/5th Battalion, Bedfordshire Regiment. Died of wounds Thursday 19th
September 1918 in Palestine. Born Newport Pagnell, enlisted Bedford, resident
Sherington. Buried in RAMLEH WAR CEMETERY, Israel. Grave CC. 43.
11706, 1st Battalion, Gloucestershire Regiment. Killed in action
18th July 1916 in France & Flanders. Born Sherington, enlisted
London. Buried in CONTALMAISON CHATEAU CEMETERY, Somme, France.
Grave 11. D. 9.
Charles || |
Corporal 17507, 5th Battalion, Oxfordshire and Buckinghamshire Light Infantry.
Killed in action Wednesday 22nd August 1917 in France & Flanders. Age 20.
Born Catchley, Bucks (sic - probably Bletchley), enlisted Oxford, resident Sherington.
Son of Walter and Amy Wright, of Church End, Sherington. Commemorated on TYNE
COT MEMORIAL, Zonnebeke, West-Vlaanderen, Belgium. Panel 96 to 98.
THEM TO BE NUMBERED WITH THE SAINTS