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GREAT BRAXTED WAR MEMORIAL

World War 1 - Roll of Honour with detailed information
Compiled and copyright © Martin Edwards 2015

The Braxted Roll of Honour can be found within the church of All saints and takes the form of a wall mounted white plaque with decorated edges, the names and inscription are in black lettering. The memorial lists all men from the parish and church congregation who served in World War 1, those who made the ultimate sacrifice are marked with an asterisk ‘*’). There are also three names listed for World War 2 who made the ultimate sacrifice.

Photograph Copyright © John Hendry 2015

TO THE GLORY OF GOD
AND IN HONOUR OF THE MEN WHO JOINED THE COLOURS
FROM THE PARISH AND CONGREGATION OF ALL SAINTS, GT. BRAXTED
IN THE GREAT WAR A.D. 1914-1918
STARTS INDICATE THOSE WHOSE LIVES WERE LAID DOWN
FOR KING AND COUNTRY.

ATMEARE George
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BARBER Leonard
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BOULTON W Whytehead
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* BOREHAM Dollar
Private 27533, 2nd Battalion, Northamptonshire Regiment. Died of wounds 6 March 1917. Born Sible Hedringham, enlisted Witham. Buried in BRAY MILITARY CEMETERY, Somme, France. Plot II. Row B. Grave 21.
BRICE Arthur E
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BROWN Harry
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BURNBY Arthur
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CARTER George
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CARTER Alfred
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CLEMENTS William
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CRASKE Herbert
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*DENNY Frank
Private 12754, 9th Battalion, Essex Regiment. Killed in action 18 October 1916. Born Ashbocking, Suffolk, enlisted Chelmsford, resident Witham. No known grave. Commemorated on THEIPVAL MEMORIAL, Somme, Frace. Pier and Face 10 D.
DIGBY William
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FROST Ernest
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HUME Charles
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HUTTON Percy H
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*LANDER Harry
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LAZELL Edward
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MILLER William
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PARISH Wilfrid
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PARISH Clifford
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PEARSON Leonard
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*POLLEY Arthur [Page]
Private G/14774, 6th Battalion, Queen's Own (Royal West Kent Regiment). Killed in action 3 May 1917. Born Great Braxted, enlisted Witham. No known grave. Commemorated on ARRAS MEMORIAL, Pas de Calais, France. Bay 7.
*PYE Joseph
Private 7156, 2nd Battalion Essex Regiment. Died 3 February 1915. Aged 33. Son of John and Sarah Pye, of Rivenhall, Witham, Essex; husband of Edith Annie Pye, of Great Braxted, Witham, Essex. Buried in CALVAIRE (ESSEX) MILITARY CEMETERY, Hainaut Belgium. Plot I. Row G. Grave 5.
SARGENT Albert
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SARGENT Victor
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STUBBINGS Arthur
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STUBBINGS Herbert
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TABER John
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*TABER Stacey [James Hutley]
Second Lieutenant, 2nd Battalion, Essex Regiment. Killed in action 20 July 1916. Aged 20. Son of James and Ada A. Taber, of The Laurels, Witham, Essex. Native of Rivenhall, Essex. Buried in SUCRERIE MILITARY CEMETERY, COLINCAMPS, Somme, France. Plot I. Row H. Grave 18.
WALLACE Albert A
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WILLSHIRE Frank
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WOOD Ernest
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WOOD Edwin
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WOOD Walter
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ALSO
IN HONOUR OF THE MEN AND WOMEN WHO SERVED
IN THE SECOND WORLD WAR 1939-1945
OF WHOM THE FOLLOWING GAVE THEIR LIVES
*HUDSON John
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*SMITH Ernest
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*WARD Albert John
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THIS WAR MEMORIAL IS ERECTED FROM THE SAVINGS OF
RALPH MILBURN GIBSON BOULTON
AGED 7 YEARS, WHO DIED DURING THE WAR.
1914 -*- 1918

Last updated 31 August, 2015

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