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LONGSTOCK WAR MEMORIAL

World War 1 & 2 - Detailed Information
Compiled and copyright © John Simmons
2008

The Longstock War memorial is to be found in St Mary's Parish Church, Longstock, and takes the form of a rectangular oak board with lintel with the inscription in black and gold lettering. There are 75 names of those who served and returned and 13 who paid the ultimate price. Only the 13 appear here.

FOR GOD FOR KING FOR COUNTRY
IN MEMORY OF THE MEN OF THIS PARISH
WHO FELL IN THE WAR 1914 - 1919

COOMBS

Percy Frederick

Private 41012 1st Bn. Duke of Cornwall's Light Infantry. Died on 13/06/1918 Age 19. Son of W. I. and E. I. Coombs, of Poplar Farm, Longstock, Stockbridge, Hampshire. Buried in Aire Communal Cemetery, Pas de Calais, France, III. C. 12.

ELLIS

Arthur

Private 26021 8th Bn. East Surrey Regiment. Died on 12/10/1917. Commemorated at Tyne Cot Memorial, Zonnebeke, West-Vlaanderen, Belgium, Panel 79 to 80 and 163A.

GRANT

George Eliot

Private 152634 50th Bn. Machine Gun Corps (Infantry). Died on 23/10/1918 Age 34. Son of Thomas and Mary Ann Grant of Amesbury, Wiltshire; husband of Elizabeth Grant of Fullerton Wherwell, Hampshire. Buried in Quietiste Military Cemetery, Le Cateau, Nord, France, C. 2.

HOLLOWAY

Raymond William

Corporal 204947 15th Bn. Hampshire Regiment and attn. Hampshire Yeomanry (Carabiniers). Died on 18/08/1918 Age 25. Son of William and Elizabeth Holloway, of Manor Farm, Longstock, Stockbridge, Hants; husband of L. K. Holloway, of Burton School House. near Christchurch, Hampshire. Buried in Lijssenthoek Military Cemetery, Poperinge, West-Vlaanderen, Belgium, XXV. B. 27.

JUDD

Charles

Private 14686 10th Bn. Hampshire Regiment. Died on 21/08/1915 Age 21. Son of Michael and Ann Judd, of Longstock Mill, Stockbridge, Hampshire. Commemorated at Helles Memorial, Turkey, Panel 125-134 or 223-226 228-229 & 328.

JUDD

William

Able Seaman 217537 H.M.S. "Bulwark" Royal Navy. Died on 26/11/1914 Age 29. Son of Michael and Martha Arm Judd of Mill Cottages, Longstock, Stockbridge, Hampshire. Commemorated Portsmouth Naval Memorial, Hampshire, United Kingdom, 2.

MOTT

Fred

Private 10887 10th Bn. Hampshire Regiment. Died on 10/08/1915 Age 22. Son of John and Emma Mott, of 17, Longstock, Stockbridge, Hampshire. Commemorated at Helles Memorial, Turkey, 125-134 or 223-226 228-229 & 328.

SACKLEY

Alfred

Private 24747 1st Bn. Hampshire Regiment. Died on 02/10/1918. Buried in Hooge Crater Cemetery, Ieper, West-Vlaanderen, Belgium, XVII. H. 12.

SCIVIER

Stephen John

Rifleman 5642 1st Bn. Rifle Brigade. Died on 06/09/1918 Age 19. Son of Mr. and Mrs. A. C. Scivier, of 2, Valley View, Longstock, Stockbridge, Hampshire. Buried in Aubigny Communal Cemetery Extension, Pas de Calais, France, IV. A. 41.

SNELGROVE

William Reginald

Private PO/17324 Portsmouth Bn. R.N. Div., Royal Marine Light Infantry. Died on 31/07/1915 Age 20. Son of Mr. and Mrs. H. Snelgrove, of North Houghton, Stockbridge, Hampshire. Buried in East Mudros Military Cemetery, Lemnos, Greece, II. C. 37.

SNOOK

William E

Private 2683 1st/4th Bn. Hampshire Regiment. Died on 26/07/1915. Buried in Basra War Cemetery, Iraq, V. B. 15.

WAITE

William

Private 107608 2nd Canadian Mounted Rifles (British Columbia Regiment). Died on 29/09/1916 Age 21. Son of George Waite, 13 Longstock, Hampshire. Commemorated at Vimy Memorial, Pas de Calais, France.

WYNNE

Maurice O M

Lieutenant 132nd Bty. 1st Bde., Royal Field Artillery. Died on 28/08/1915. Buried in Cite Bonjean Military Cemetery, Armentieres, Nord, France, IX. B. 3.

"THEIR NAME LIVETH FOR EVERMORE"
ALSO SERVED WITH THE FORCES

Listed of names not transcribed

"THEIR GLORY SHALL NOT BE BLOTTED OUT"

Last updated 13 April, 2008

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