and copyright © Dave Edwards 2001
are no memorials in the village or church and no names are listed on
the Ely Cathedral County First World War Memorial. It is therefore assumed
that no men were killed. This is one of only two or three villages in
Cambridgeshire where this is the case.
following names are listed in the Ely Cathedral Second World War Book
2nd Bt. Bedfordshire & Hertfordshire Reg., died 28th June 1944,
age 22. Son of Annie Desborough, and stepson of Walter J. Rolt,
of Knapwell, Cambridgeshire. Buried in ASSISI
WAR CEMETERY, Italy.
4 Regt. Royal Horse Artillery, died 25th October 1942, age 32. Buried
in EL ALAMEIN WAR CEMETERY, Egypt.
16 April, 2018