BARTLOW WAR MEMORIAL
War 1 & 2 Detailed information
Compiled and copyright © 2001 Dave Edwards
St Mary's Church, Bartlow, is a framed Roll of Honour containing the
names of those who died in World War 1, four names, and World War 2,
40188, 4th Battalion, Bedfordshire Regiment. Died Friday, 12th January
1917. Aged 30. Born Weston Colville, resident Bartlow, enlisted
Bury St Edmunds. Son of David and Louisa Dean, of Weston Colville,
Cambs; husband of A. E. Dean, of Church St., Ickleton, Great Chesterford,
Essex. Formerly 28249, Essex Regiment. Buried in ABBEVILLE COMMUNAL
CEMETERY EXTENSION, Somme, France. Plot II. Row B. Grave 15.
20886, 7th Battalion, Suffolk Regiment. Died of wounds
Tuesday, 22nd August 1916. Aged 20. Born and enlisted Haverill,
Suffolk. (Born at Little Wratting, Suffolk). Son of Alfred and Mary
Dockrill, of Westoe Farm, Bartlow, Cambs. Buried in CHICHESTER CEMETERY,
Sussex. Grave 126. 40.
Lieutenant, 4th Battalion, North Staffordshire Regiment. Killed
in action on Sunday, 29th September 1918. Age 32. Husband of P.
Whistler, of Dears Cottages, Risby, Bury St. Edmund's. Buried in
ZANDVOORDE BRITISH CEMETERY, Zonnebeke, West-Vlaanderen, Belgium.
Plot I. Row E. Grave 14.
as William Thomas SMITH in records]
143761, 5 Field Regiment, Royal Artillery. Died 6th February 1944.
Aged 38. Son of Thomas Clifford Potter, and of Edith Muriel Potter,
of Bartlow, Cambridgeshire; husband of Lois Mary Potter. Cremated.
Commemorated in CAMBRIDGE CREMATORIUM, Cambridgeshire, United Kingdom.
Column 2. Also family memorial inside the church at Bartlow.
DSO and bar
Colonel 59937, East Lancashire Regiment. Died 21st April 1942. Aged
55. Son of William and Mary Western; husband of Dorothy Western,
of Hale, Hampshire. Buried
in ADDIS ABABA WAR CEMETERY, Ethiopia. Plot 2. Row A. Grave 12.
commemorated in the Church:
11th King Edward's Own Lancers (Probyn's Horse), Indian Army, who
was killed in action at Afar in Mesopotamia 11th August 1920. Aged
24. Son of the Rev. George Charles Carter, of The Rectory, Bartlow,
in BAGHDAD (NORTH GATE) WAR CEMETERY, Iraq. Plot XVIII. Row L. Grave
listed for this parish in the Ely Cathedral Second World War Book
as Albert Wilfred Edward Brown in records]
further information currently.
12 August, 2014