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ST BURYAN WAR MEMORIAL

World War 1 & 2 - detailed information
Compiled and copyright © George Pritchard 2005
Researched Martin Edwards 2008

The St Buryan memorial is on the right hand side of the churchyard wall and sits in a recess with a Saxon Cross. The World War 1 inscriptions are to be found on a plaque at the foot of the cross and on the ledge is an additional plaque to those whoi died in World War 2.

Photographs Copyright © Bob Harrison 2008

TO THE GLORY OF GOD AND IN PROUD AND
GRATEFUL MEMORY OF THOSE
FROM ST BURYAN WHO GAVE THEIR LIVES
IN THE GREAT WAR 1914 - 1918

BLEWETT, MM

Seth

[Spelt BLEWITT on SDGW] Wheeler/Quartermaster Sergeant 17116, Royal Garrison Artillery. Died 8th April 1918. Born and resident St. Buryan, enlisted Penzance. Awarded the Military Medal (M.M.).

CARBIS

Frank J

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CHAPPLE

Sydney

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COCK

Herbert C L

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JEFFREY

Thomas

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JELBART

Selby

Sapper 150633, Inalnd Water Transport, Royal Engineers. Died in United Kingdom 22nd November 1917. Born St Buryan, enlisted St. Just.

JEWELLS

[Albert] Owen

[Spelt JEWELS on SDGW] Lance Corporal 494988, 77th Field Company, Royal Engineers. Killed in action 1st April 1918. Born Camborne, enlisted Penzance, resident St. Buryan.

LEADER

Benjamin Eastlake

Captain, 3rd Battalion, Queen's (Royal West Surrey Regiment). Killed in action on the Somme 12th October 1916. Aged 39.

MATHEWS

James [Thomas]

Private 31756, 1st Battalion, Duke of Cornwall's Light Infantry. Died of wounds 14th April 1917. Born and resident St. Buryan, enlisted Exeter. Formerly 3340, 1st Battalion, Devonshire Yeomanry.

OSBORNE

Harry William

[Listed as William henry OSBORNE on SDGW] Private 35165, 6th Battalion, Dorsetshire Regiment. Died of wounds 24th AUgust 1918. Born St Buryan, enlisted Helston.

PROWSE

Andrew

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PROWSE

Joseph

Gunner, Cornwall (Duke of Cornwall's) T.F., Royal Garrison Artillery. Killed in action 11th october 1918. Born and enlisted St. Buryan.

STRICK

William

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STRICK

John

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STRICK

Charles

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THOMAS 

Richard

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TRENOWETH

Richard

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THESE ARE THEY WHO FOR GOD AND THEIR COUNTRY
JEPOARDED THEIR LIVES UNTO THE DEATH
THEREFORE THEY SHALL BE MINE SAITH THE LORD OF HOSTS
IN THAT DAY WHEN I MAKE UP MY JEWELLS
AND
TO THE MEMORY OF THE FALLEN
1939 - 1945

BROWN

Christopher T

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CHAPPLE

Joseph

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FAVELL

Edward V M

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GILBERT

J Henry

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LUGG

S John P

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"THEIR NAME LIVETH FOREVER"

Last updated 9 February, 2008

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