WILLAN - WAR MEMORIAL
World War 1 - Roll of Honour with detailed
Compiled and copyright © 2003 Martin Edwards
Copyright © Martin Edwards 2003
IN HONOURED MEMORY OF
THE MEN OF THIS PARISH
WHO LAID DOWN THEIR LIVES IN
THE GREAT WAR
H.M.M.L. "No. 403.", Royal Naval Volunteer Reserve. Died
Thursday 22nd August 1918. Age 32. Son of the late Henry William Whiting,
of Newport Pagnell, Bucks; brother of H. Whiting of Wavendon, Bletchley,
Bucks. Commemorated on CHATHAM NAVAL MEMORIAL, Kent. Panel 31.
Corporal 23639, 2nd Battalion, Bedfordshire Regiment. Killed in action
Friday 30th August 1918. Age 24. Born and resident Willen, enlisted
Ampthill, Beds. Son of Walter and Sarah A. Richardson, of Willen,
Newport Pagnell, Bucks. Commemorated on VIS-EN-ARTOIS MEMORIAL, Pas
de Calais, France. Panel 4 and 5
75330, Lewis Gun Section "D" Battalion, Tank Corps. Died
of wounds Monday 29th April 1918. Age 22. Born Sutton Coldfield, Warwickshire,
enlisted Birmingham. Son of Mr. and Mrs. E. Holman, of Willen. Newport
Pagnell, Bucks. Buried in EBBLINGHEM MILITARY CEMETERY, Nord, France.
Grave I. D. 36.
17 May 2003