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WHITWELL BRIDGE WAR MEMORIAL

World War 1 & 2 - Detailed information
Compiled and copyright ©
Peter English 2015

The memorial is located in The Square, Whitwell, Derbyshire. It is constructed of stone, the hexagonal shaped base being surmounted by column on top of which is mounted a cross. The names of the fallen of World War One are inscribed on plaques which are placed on the faces of the memorial, and beneath these are further plaques containing the names of the fallen of World War Two. No military ranks are given and the names are listed in alphabetical order. There are steps at the base of the memorial on which wreaths are placed on Remembrance Sunday.

Photograph copyright © Peter English 2015

TTHE GREAT WAR
1914 – 1918
IN MEMORY OF THOSE WHO GAVE THEIR LIVES FOR THEIR COUNTRY

MAKE THEM TO BE NUMBERED WITH THY SAINTS
IN GLORY EVERLASTING

ALCOCK John Henry
Age 24, 8th North Staffordshire Regt., No. 40790 Killed in Action, 27th January, 1917. No known Grave, Commemorated Thiepval Memorial, (Panel 14B-14C), Somme, FRANCE. Born Woodhouse Mill, Yorks, Son of Samuel and Eve, Belph.
ALLETSON A. (Edwin)
11th Lancashire Fusiliers Regt., No. 28057 Killed in Action, 15th July 1916. No known grave, Commemorated Thiepval Memorial, (Panel 3C-3D), Somme France. Lived- 73 Larpit Lane, Whitwell.
ASHLEY Colin
Age 23. Pioneer Corps of Royal Engineers. No.359818 Died of wounds 30th August 1918. Grave. Whitwell St. Lawrence Churchyard Whitwell, DERBYSHIRE, U.K. Born Whitwell. Lived 6 Titchfield Terrace (51 Centre Buildings) Whitwell.
ASTLE Joseph
Age 26. 6th Royal Dublin Fusiliers Regt., No. 16548 Killed in Action, 4th September 1916.Grave. Struma Military Cemetery, (Row III.F.6) GREECE. Born Castle Eden Durham.
BAILEY William
Age 24. 1st. Leicestershire Regiment. No. 7/12358 Died of wounds 27th October, 1917. Grave. Nouex-Les-Mines Communal Cemetery Extension. (Row II.C.12), Pas de Calais, FRANCE. Born Ashton under Lyne, Lancs. Lived 12, Coopers Yard, Whitwell.
BENNETT Arthur
10th York and Lancaster Regiment. No., 1981 Killed in Action 12th April, No known grave. Commemorated - Arras Memorial (Panel No. 8) Arras, Pas- de- Calais, FRANCE.
BENNETT George
Age 34. 9th Leicestershire Regiment. No 36486 Killed in Action 3rd May 1917. No known grave. Commemorated - Arras Memorial, Panel No. 5. Pas de Calais, FRANCE. Born Blee Moor, Yorks. Lived Whitwell.
BINCH Thomas Henry
Age 19. 1st. Cambridgeshire Regiment, No. 44323 Killed in Action, 5th September 1918. Grave. Peronne Communal Cemetery Ext., Row No. III.0.19. Somme, FRANCE. Lived 71 Queens Road Hodthorpe.
BROWN Frederick Charles
Age 22. 9th Sherwood Foresters Regiment. (Lieut.,) Killed in Action 7th August 1915. No known grave. Commemorated - Helles Memorial, Panel No. 150-152. Gallipoli, TURKEY. Lived 86, Portland Street, Whitwell.
BUCKINGHAM John Thomas
7th Lincolnshire Regiment. No. 10519 Killed in Action 12th October 1917. No known grave Commemorated - Arras Memorial, Panel No. 3-4, Arras, Pas de Calais, FRANCE. Born Shouldam, Norfolk. Lived Whitwell Common.
BUTTERFIELD Joseph
Age 34. 19th Lancashire Fusiliers, No. 24178 Killed in Action 25th April 1918. No known grave, Commemorated - Tyne Cot Memorial, Panel No. 54-60-163A Zonnebeke, Belgium. Born Gringley on the Hill. Lived 66 King Street, Hodthorpe.
CARDING-WELLS John Richard
Age 21. 12th York & Lancaster Regt., No. 12/65 Killed. In Action 1st July 1916. Grave. Luke Copse British Cemetery, Row No. 36. Somme, FRANCE. Born Whitwell. Came back from Switzerland to Whitwell to enlist.
CARTWRIGHT Percy
Age 28. 4th Lincolnshire Regt., No. 13426 Killed in Action, 15th April 1918. Commemorated - Ploegsteert Memorial, Panel No. 3. Hainaut, BELGIUM. Born Lye, Worcestershire. Lived 9 Arthurís Cottages, (8 Victoria Terrace) Whitwell.
CLARKE Walter
Age 21. 1st/5th Sherwood Foresters Regt., No. 203649 Killed in Action 14th August 1917. Grave. Philosophe British Cemetery. Row No. I.U.22 Pas de Calais, FRANCE. Lived 1 Victoria Terrace, Whitwell.
COLLINGHAM Joseph
1/6th West Yorkshire Regt., No. 46213 Died of Wounds, 12th February, 1916. Grave, Menin Road South Cemetery, Row No. III.0.41. YPRES, BELGIUM. Lived at the Boot & Shoe, Public House, The Square, Whitwell.
COOPER William
9th West Yorkshire Regiment (P.O W.O.) No. 4/8475 Killed in Action, 22nd August 1915. No known grave. Commemorated - Helles Memorial, Gallipoli, TURKEY. Born Dunstan, Durham. Resided Whitwell.
COUPE James William
Age 28, 50th Machine Gun Corps Inf. No. 19422 Killed in Action 2nd March 1916. No known Grave, Commemorated on the Menin Gate, Panel No. 56 YPRES, BELGIUM. Lived Scotland Street, Whitwell.
COUPE Percy Noel
1/8th Sherwood Foresters. No. 306079 Died of wounds, 1st April 1917, Grave - Longueness (St. Omer) Souvenir Cemetery, Pas-de-Calais, FRANCE. Lived Scotland Street, Whitwell.
DOLBY Arthur
Age 26. 1st/5th Leicestershire Regt., No. 12902 Died of wounds, 29th April 1918. Grave Pernes British Cemetery Row II.A.17 Pas de Calais, FRANCE.
DOLBY John Thomas
Age 33. 6th York & Lancaster Regt., No. 19387 Killed in Action 9th October 1917. Grave Dozinghem Military Cemetery Row X.J. Poperinge Belgium
ELLIS Harry
Age 22. 1st/8th Sherwood Foresters. No 3125 Died of wounds. 18th April 1916. Grave - Aubigny Communal Cemetery Ext., Pas-de-Calais, FRANCE. Lived 12 King Street, Hodthorpe.
ELLIS John Thomas Presley
Age 36. 2nd York & Lancaster Regt., No. 12/2033 Killed in Action, 20th July 1916. Grave. Authuile Military Cemetery, Row I.10. Somme, FRANCE. Born Whitwell lived Cliff Cottages, Dog Lane (Portland St.).
FOREST Samuel
Age 30. 1st/8th Durham Light Infantry. No.301902 Killed in Action, 24th April 1917. No known grave - Commemorated - Arras Memorial, Panel No.8. Arras, Pas de Calais, FRANCE. Born Whitwell, Lived Gypsy Hill Cottages, Whitwell Common.
FOX Thomas Bostock
8th Lincolnshire Regt., No. 15459 Killed in Action 26th September 1915. No known Grave, Commemorated - Loos Memorial, Panel No., 31-34. (Enlisted as Thomas Fox, adopted name, given medical discharge, re-enlisted as Thomas Bostock.) Lived 96 Lowpit Lane Whitwell.
GALLIMORE John
Age 29. Sherwood Rangers, Notts Yeomanry. Killed in Action, 7th October 1916. No known grave, Commemorated - Doiran Memorial, GREECE. Born Congleton, Resided Whitwell.
GASCOIGNE Thomas
Age 21, 11th Sherwood Foresters. No 21559 Killed in Action 9th April, 1917. Grave - Railway Dugout Burial Ground, Row No. VII. L.22. Zillebeke, BELGIUM. Born & Lived 4 Bentinck Cottages, Hodthorpe.
GEE Daniel
Age 31, 2nd/7th Sherwood Foresters. No 91768. Killed in Action 21st March, 1918. No known grave. Commemorated - Arras Memorial, Panel No. 7. Arras, Pas-de-Calais, FRANCE. Lived Larpit Lane, Whitwell.
GODLEY Arthur
6th Lincolnshire Regiment No. 10648 Killed in Action 9th August 1915. No known grave. Commemorated - Helles Memorial Panel No. 44-46-331 Gallipoli, TURKEY. Lived Larpit Lane, Whitwell.
GODLEY John Lindley
Rifle Brigade Regt., (MGC Inf.)No. Died. 31st August, 1919 Commemorated - Delhi Memorial, Panel No. B.C. XXV1. 780, Pershawar, INDIA. Lived Center Buildings (Titchfield St.,) Whitwell.
GRAINGER John
(Listed A. Grainger on Memorial) No.89825 Royal Engineers, 126 Field Company Killed in Action 18th December 1915 Grave. Houplines Communal Cemetery Extension. Row No.II.B.7 France. Born New Whittington, resided Whitwell, (Coronation St.)
HAMMOND Thomas William
M.M. Age 28. (95th Field Regt.,) Royal Engineers. No. 58655. Killed in Action 22nd December 1916 Grave. Mailly Wood Cemetery, Row No. II.D.12. Somme, FRANCE. Worked for G. Lindley, Sadler, High Street, Whitwell.
HANCOCK Joseph
15th. Sherwood Foresters. No. 71319 Died 19th August, 1917. No known Grave. Commemorated - Thiepval Memorial, Pier and Face Reference 10C-10D & 11d. Somme France. Lived Hodthorpe.
HARROP Ethelbert H.
1st. Sherwood Foresters Regiment. No. 13668 Killed in Action 9th May 1915. No known grave. Commemorated - Ploegsteert (Plugstreet) Memorial. Panel No. 7. Hainaut, BELGIUM. Lived Steetley.
HARVEY H
No further information currently available
HAWKINS Harry
Sherwood Foresters Regt., Killed in Action 19th October 1916. No known grave, Commemorated Thiepval Memorial, Somme, France.
HEELEY Thomas
6th Leicestershire Regt., No. 42818 Killed in Action 23rd. October 1918, Vendegies-au-Bois British Cemetery, Row No A.27. Nord France. Born & Lived Whitwell Common.
HEWKIN Walter
Age 20. 8th North Staffordshire Regt., No. 25398 Killed in Action 10th June 1917. No known grave, Commemorated - Menin Gate Memorial Panel No. 55. YPRES, BELGIUM. Lived 57 Queens Road, Hodthorpe.
HILLABY J.E.
(Hillaby P. on War Memorial) 13th Northumberland Fusiliers Regiment, No. 5043 Killed in Action 29th September 1916. No known grave Commemorated - Thiepval Memorial Pier & Face No. 10B 11B & 12B. Somme, FRANCE.
HUNT R
1st/7th Sherwood Foresters. Died of wounds 23 October, 1915 Grave St. Sever Cemetery Rouen, FRANCE.
HURT John Robert
Age 19. 1st/8th Sherwood Foresters Regt., No.3124 Died of wounds 30th October 1915 Grave. St. Sever Cemetery, Row No. A.14.9. Rouen, FRANCE. Lived Virginia House, Larpit Lane Whitwell.
HURT William Edward
Age 24, (Brother to above) 8th Lincolnshire Regt., No. 10641 Died of wounds, 13th April 191 Grave - St. Sever Cemetery Extension. Row No. 0.VIII. F.10 Rouen, FRANCE. Born Riddings, Derbyshire.
JACKSON Charles J.
Age 18. 2nd Sherwood Foresters. No. 21079. Killed in Action, 9th August 1915 No known grave, Commemorated - Menin Gate Memorial, Panel No. 39-41 YPRES, BELGIUM. Born Whitwell lived 161 Sunnyside Whitwell.
JOHNSON George Henry
1st/8th Sherwood Foresters. No. 305102 Died 18th April, 1916 No known grave, Commemorated - Arras Memorial Panel No. 7. Arras, Pas de Calais, FRANCE.
KIRK Andrew
Age 20. 1st Sherwood Foresters Regiment. No.19889 Died of Wounds, 28th May 1915. Grave. Boulogne Eastern Cemetery Row No. VIII.A.5. Pas de Calais, FRANCE. Lived King Street, Hodthorpe.
KITCHEN Edward
Age 21. 9th Sherwood Foresters Regt., No. 21558. Killed in Action, 8th September 1916. Grave. Ovillers Military Cemetery, Row No. I.C.22. Somme, FRANCE. Lived 49 King Street, Hodthorpe.
LEE G.E.
Age 30. 9th Leicestershire Regiment. No. 13596 Died of wounds, 24th October 1920.Grave. Whitwell St. Lawrence Churchyard, WHITWELL, Derbyshire. U.K. Lived Bakestone Moor.
LEE Mathew
Age 24. 16th Cheshire Regiment. No. 20634 Killed in Action, 19th July 1916. No known grave. Commemorated - Thiepval Memorial, Pier, and Face 3C.4A. Somme, FRANCE. Born & lived Hodthorpe.
LINDLEY Joseph Pilkington
7th Leicestershire Regt., No. 12337 Killed in Action, 14th July 1916. No known grave. Commemorated - Thiepval Memorial Pier/Face 2C.3A. Somme, FRANCE. Born Whitwell, lived Larpit Lane, Whitwell.
LOWE Thomas C.
Age 28. 11th Sherwood Foresters Regiment. No. 18164 Killed in Action, 26th July 1916. No known grave Commemorated - Thiepval Memorial, Pier/Face 10C-10D-11A. Somme, FRANCE. Born Branks Farm, Square, Lived Bakestone Moor.
MALTHOUSE F.J.G.
Age 23, Croix-de-Guerre 10th Sherwood Foresters. No. 19911. Killed in Action. 22nd March, 1918.No known grave. Commemorated - Arras Memorial Panel 7. Arras, Pas-de-Calais, FRANCE. Born & lived High Street, Whitwell.
MELLISH James Richard
Age 24. Sherwood Rangers, Notts. Yeomanry Killed in Action. 28th November 1917. No Known grave Commemorated - Jerusalem Memorial Panel No. 2. ISRAEL. Lived Springfield Farm, Belph.
MORRIS R
1st/8th, Sherwood Foresters Regiment. No. 307555 Killed in Action, 29th May 1917 Grave. Loos British Cemetery Row No. XIX.F.26. Pas de Calais, FRANCE.
NORTON William
6th Lincolnshire Regt., No. 10671. Killed in Action 9th August 1915. No known grave. Commemorated - Helles Memorial, Panel No. 44-46-331 Gallipoli, TURKEY. Born Grove, Notts, Lived Whitwell.
PARKER George
Age 19. 4th North Staffordshire Regiment. No. 63794 Killed in Action, 20th October 1918 Grave. Stasegem Communal Cemetery, Row No. A.7. Harelbeke, BELGIUM. Born/Lived Whitwell.
PENTELOW Frank Alban
Age 25. 6th Kings Own York. Light Inf. No. 3/3051 Killed in Action 15th September 1916. No known grave. Commemorated - Thiepval Memorial, Pier/Face No. 11C-12A. Somme. FRANCE. Lived 35 Larpit Lane (Welbeck Street,) Whitwell.
RAMSDEN Joseph
Age 20. 9th Leicestershire Regiment. No. 40876 Killed in Action 3rd May 1917. No known grave. Commemorated - Arras Memorial Panel No. 5. Arras, Pas de Calais, FRANCE. Lived 75 Larpit Lane, Whitwell.
RAMSDEN Richard
M.M. Age 23. 9th Leicester Regiment No.13349 Killed in Action, 29th March 1918.Grave Doullens Communal Cemetery Extension 1 Row No.V.B.47 Somme, FRANCE. Lived 75 Larpit Lane, Whitwell.
RAYNES Luke
Age 20. 6th Lincolnshire Regiment. No. 16338 Killed in Action 27th November 1916.Grave. Queens Cemetery, (Special Memorial) Pas de Calais, FRANCE. Parents lived Royal Oak, Bakestone Moor.
RODGERS Harold
2nd/8th Sherwood Foresters No 3814 Killed in Action, 27th April 1916. Grave, Grangegorman Military Cemetery, Row No. CE.617 Dublin, EIRE. Lived Hodthorpe.
SHEEN James F.
1st. Lancashire Fusiliers Regiment. No. 9575 Died of wounds, 14th October 1918 Grave. Ypres Reservoir Cemetery Row No. II.C.1 Ypres, Belgium.
SIBBRING Aubrey Crawford
Age 23. 2nd Suffolk Regiment. No. 19009 Killed in Action 1st May 1917 Grave - Monchy British Cemetery, Row No. I.E.23 Pas de Calais, FRANCE. Born Steetley, Parents lived George Inn, High Street.
SMITH William Alexander
M.M. Age 19.1st Lincolnshire Regiment No. 14378 Killed in Action 16th April, 1918. Commemorated - Tyne Cot Memorial Panel No. 35-37 Zonnebeke, BELGIUM. (note enlisted 1914 age 16 years). Lived at Hodthorpe Working Menís Club.
SMITH Joseph
Age 21. 2nd Sherwood Foresters Regiment. No. 11740 Killed in Action 20th September 1914. No known grave Commemorated - La Ferte-Souse-Jouarre Memorial, Seine et Marne, FRANCE. (A Regular Soldier,) Parents lived Larpit Lane, Whitwell.
SMITH Reginald
Age 25 Private 266811 1st/7th Battalion,†The King's (Liverpool Regiment). Killed in Action 28th June 1916, Husband of Amy Smith 28 Garfield St, Bootle. Liverpool Commemorated† Arras Memorial, Arras, France. Born New St. ( Coronation St.) Whitwell.† Second Son of Albert Smith.
SMITH Richard
Age 24. 11th Sherwood Foresters Regiment. No. 55670 Died of wounds. 3rd November 1918. Grave. St. Sever Cemetery Extension, Row No. S.III.L.II Rouen, FRANCE. Born Clowne, Lived Whitwell.
SNOOKS Samuel
Royal Field Artillery. No. 56358 Died 19th October 1916 Grave. Baghdad (North Gate) War Cemetery, Row No. XXI.N.20 Baghdad, IRAQ. Lived Hodthorpe.
SQUIRES Harry
Age 50 Royal Engineers, 180th Tunneling Company. No. 121985. Killed in Action 30th March 1918 No known grave, Commemorated - Pozieres Memorial, Panel No. 10-13 Somme, FRANCE. Lived Hodthorpe. (Caretaker St. Martinís Church).
SQUIRES Levi
Age 24 2nd Sherwood Foresters. No. 15296 Died of wounds, 8th May 1917. Grave. St. Lawrence Churchyard, WHITWELL, Derbyshire. Lived Hodthorpe (Son of above, H Squires).
STANSBURY Thomas
Age 24. 2nd Lincolnshire Regt., No. 14376 Killed in Action, 1st July 1916. No known grave. Commemorated - Thiepval Memorial, Pier/Face 1C, and Somme, FRANCE. Lived 28 Portland Street, Whitwell.
STEVENS Arthur
2nd/5th, Sherwood Foresters. 203551 Died of wounds in Prisoner of War Camp, 29th April 1918. Grave - Cologne Southern Cemetery Row No. X.J.6 Cologne, GERMANY.
STONE John Durward
Age 26. 1st Seaforth Highlanders No. S/10219 Died of Wounds, 11th April, 1916 Commemorated - Basra Memorial Panel 37-64, IRAQ. Lived Rose Villas Whitwell.
STOREY Stephen
Age 23. 1st Sherwood Foresters Regt., No. 15277 Killed in Action 30th June 1917. No known grave. Commemorated - Menin Gate Memorial, Panel No. 39-41 YPRES, BELGIUM. Lived 31 King Street Hodthorpe.
STREETS Arthur Robert (Archie)
Age 25, 10th Lincolnshire Regt., No.10636 Killed in Action 9th April 1917 Grave - Roclincourt Valley Cemetery, Row No. III.F.2. Pas-de-Calais, FRANCE. Lived 14 Portland Street, Whitwell.
STREETS John William
(Poet) Age 31.12th York & Lancaster Regt., No 12/525 Killed in Action 1st July 1916. Grave. Euston Road Cemetery, (Special Memorial) Row No. A.6. Colincamps, Somme, FRANCE. Lived 16 Portland Street Whitwell.
STUBBINGS Arthur
Age 25. Royal Field Artillery No. 776634. Died of wounds 4th November 1918. Grave Awoingt British Cemetery Grave, Row No. III.C.23. Northern France. Lived Broad Lane.
SWANN Wilfred Henry
Age 23, 2nd/6th Sherwood Foresters No 91772 Killed in Action, 21st March, 1918. No known grave Commemorated - Arras Memorial, Panel No 7. Arras Pas-de-Calais, FRANCE. Lived 35 Queens Road Hodthorpe.
TAYLOR Joseph William
Age 20. 2nd. Sherwood Foresters No. 18527 Killed in Action 9th August, 1915. Commemorated - Menin Gate Memorial, Panel No. 39-41. YPRES, BELGIUM. Lived 6 East Parade, Whitwell.
THORPE John William
2nd Royal Scots (Lothian) Regiment0 No. 7960 Killed in Action 14th September 1914. No known grave Commemorated - La Ferte-Souse-Jouarre Memorial Seine et Marne, FRANCE. Lived Duchess Street, Whitwell. (Regular Soldier, first Whitwell man to be killed).
WALKER William
Royal Army Service Corps. No. S4/044005 Died 5th September 1917, Grave. Janval Cemetery, Row No. I.I.6 Dieppe, FRANCE. Lived The Dicken, Whitwell.
WAREHAM William
6th, Lincolnshire Regiment. No. 13062 Killed in Action 9th August, 1915.No known grave. Commemorated - Helles Memorial, Panel No. 44-46-331 Gallipoli, TURKEY.
WATKINS Francis A.
8th Lincolnshire Regt., No. 11243 Died of Wounds, 8th February, 1916.Grave - Bailleul Communal Cemetery Ext. North, Row No. II.C.119 Bailleul, FRANCE.
WATSON John
M.M. Age 24. 7th Lincolnshire Regt., No 12711 Killed in Action 26th August 1918. Grave Warlencourt British Cemetery, (Special Memorial 35).
WHITE Joseph
10th Worcestershire Regt., No. 42273 Killed in Action 22nd. March 1918. Grave Hermes Hill British Cemetery, Row No. III .C.23. Pas de Calais, FRANCE.
WILKINSON Albert
Age 27. 17th Sherwood Foresters Regt., No31009 Killed in Action 3rd. September 1916. Grave Ancre British Cemetery, Row No.II.F.24 Beaumont Hamel, Somme France. Born Whitwell, lived Mill Ash, Belph.
WILKINSON Joseph Walter
Age 23. 16th Sherwood Foresters Regt., No 21341 Killed in Action 20th September 1917. No known grave Commemorated - Tyne Cot Memorial, Panel No. 99-102-162-162A. Zonnebeke, BELGIUM. Born Whitwell, lived Mill Ash, Belph.
WOOD Colin
Lincolnshire Regt., Killed in Action 21st March 1918. Lived 13 Avondale Cottages, Coronation Street, and Whitwell.
WOOD Joseph
Age 24. 6th Lincolnshire Regiment. No. 10638 Killed in Action 9th August 1915. No known grave, Commemorated - Helles Memorial Panel No. 44-46-63. Gallipoli, TURKEY. Lived 13 Avondale Cottages, Coronation Street, Whitwell.
WOODHEAD Albert
ge 23. 1st/8th Sherwood Foresters Regiment No. 1171 Killed in Action, 30th July 1915. No known grave Commemorated - Menin Gate Memorial Panel No. 39-41 YPRES, BELGIUM. Lived "Glen Roy Larpit Lane, (Welbeck St.) Whitwell.
YOUNG George Herbert
M.M. Age 22. 9th Leicestershire Regt., No. 12900 Killed in Action, 3rd May 1917. No known grave. Commemorated - Arras Memorial Panel No. 5. Arras, Pas de Calais, FRANCE. Lived 6 Wandsworth Terrace Bakestone Moor.
1939 Ė 1945
THEIR NAME LIVETH FOR EVER MORE
BEESTON Lawrence Edward
Age 27. H.M.S. Owl, Royal Navy V.R. Died. 18th April 1944. Commemorated - Lee-on-Solent Memorial, Panel No. 5/7 Hampshire, ENGLAND.
BERRY Herbert
Age 25. 12 Bty. 6HAA, Royal Artillery No. 842755 Died 14th December 1942 Grave. Sydney War Cemetery Row 22.D.4. New South Wales, Australia.
BIRD Arthur
53rd. Heavy Regt., Royal Artillery. No. 933072 Died 8th May, 1940. Grave. St. Lawrence Churchyard, WHITWELL, Derbyshire.
BUCKINGHAM Harry
Age 22, Sherwood Rangers, Notts. Yeomanry. R.A.C. No. 325781 Killed in Action 15th January, 1943 Collected Grave 6.A.5-7 Tripoli War Cemetery, LIBYA.
EDWARDS Francis Ernest
Royal Air Force. No. 702072 Died 21st May 1943 Grave. Ambon War Cemetery, Row 10. D. 15 INDONESIA.
EKIN Harold
61 Squadron. Royal Air Force. No 627523 Killed in Action 25th August 1942. Grave. Rhineberg War Cemetery, Row N. 1.G.23 GERMANY.
HARNESS Roland Leslie
Age 37, Sherwood Rangers, Notts. Yeomanry. R.A.C. No. 326569 Killed in Action 17th January, 1943. No known Grave Commemorated - Alamein Memorial, Panel No. 29. EGYPT.
HIGGINS William Burley
Age 26. Royal Air Force Vol. Res. No. 741927. Killed in Action 14th September 1940 Grave. Whitwell St. Lawrence Churchyard, WHITWELL, Derbyshire.
HOLLINGWORTH James Frederick
Age 29. 1st. Field Regt., Royal Artillery No. 835544 Killed in Action 25th November 1941. Grave. Halfaya Sollum War Cemetery Row No. 6.A.5. EGYPT.
HUNT Cyril
Age 31. 9 Squadron. Royal Air Force. No. 911975 Killed in Action 23rd June 1943. Collected Grave, Rhineberg War Cemetery. Rhineberg, GERMANY.
PERRETT William
14th Sherwood Foresters Regiment. No. 4967712 Died. 8th November 1943 Grave. Dely Ibrahim War Cemetery Row No. 4.E.2 ALGERIA.
PROFFIT Herbert
Age 21. Royal Marines No Ply/X2676 H.M.S. Prince of Wales Killed in Action 10th December 1941 Commemorated - Plymouth Naval Memorial Panel No. 59/3, DEVON.
SHAKESPEARE Stanley Norman
Age 32. H.M.S. President. Royal Navy. No. P/JX196554 Died 5th July 1942. Grave - St. Johnís Churchyard, Heath Hayes, Row No. I 1.Staffordshire.
SQUIRES Frank
Age 28 1st Leicestershire Regt., No 4857041 Died 24th March 1943. Grave Chungkai War Cemetery, Row No. 12.E.4 BURMA (Burma Railway).
SUGDEN Harold
Age 27, 80 Squadron Royal Air Force No. 543086 Died 8th March, 1944 Grave, Sangro River War Cemetery, Row No. X.E.40 ITALY.
THORPE Douglas Alan
Royal Electrical & Mechanical Engineers Died 18th December 1945. Grave, St. Lawrence Churchyard, Whitwell.
WHEATLEY Douglas Joseph
Age 20. 114 Sq. Royal Air Force Vol. Res. No. 1052406. Killed in Action 12th August, 1941.Grave. Sage War Cemetery. Row. N. 13.D.10 GERMANY.
WILLIS Joseph William
Age 22. Royal Air Force Vol., Res., No. 1431809 Died 22nd. April 1944. Grave - St. Lawrence Churchyard, Whitwell, Derbyshire.

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