GLATTON WAR MEMORIAL
War 1 - Roll of Honour with detailed information
Compiled and copyright © Ernie Rusdale 2015
memorial is in the form of a brass plaque within Glatton parish church.
Copyright © Ernie Rusdale 2015
THE GLORY OF GOD/ AND IN MEMORY OF THE FOLLOWING FROM
THE PARISH OF GLATTON/ WHO LAID DOWN THEIR LIVES FOR THEIR
KING AND COUNTRY IN THE GREAT WAR 1914 - 1918
16414, 2nd Bn. Grenadier Guards. Died of wounds whilst prisoner
of war 30-12-17, aged 25. Born Glatton (1892), enlisted Old Fletton,
resident Glatton, Hunts. On the 1911 Census Harry was a horseman,
aged 18, living with his parents in Glatton. Son of William and
Selina Butt; brother of Florence, Ethel, Elsie, Leslie and Penelope.
Buried in Berlin South-Western Cemetery, Germany, Grave XX.A.05.
43112, 6th Bn. Northamptonshire Regiment. Killed in action Boom
Ravine 17-02-17, aged 20. Formerly 26588, 7th Bn. Bedfordshire Regiment.
Born Washingley (1896), enlisted Peterborough, resident Washingley.
On the 1911 Census Ernest was a Labourer, aged 15, living with his
parents in Four Lodges, Washingley, Hunts. Son of John and Caroline
Hadman; brother of Millie and Elijah. Four Lodges, Washingley, Huntingdonshire.
Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial, Panels 11A/11D.
G/20239, 23rd Bn. Middlesex Regiment. Killed in action during an attack
on Dammstrasse near Messines on 07-06-17, aged 20. Born Great Gidding
(1896), enlisted Huntingdon, resident Glatton. On the 1911 Census
Arnold was a Farm Labourer, aged 14, living with his parents in Glatton.
Son of Arthur William and Eliza Inglesby, Glatton, Hunts; brother
of James, Gertrude, Edith, Lily, Violet and Ellen. Commemorated on
Menin Gate Memorial, Ypres, Panels 49/51.
26111, 3rd Bn. Bedfordshire Regiment. Died at home 15-03-16, aged
19. Born Glatton (1896), enlisted Huntingdon, resident Glatton, Hunts.
On the 1911 Census he was a schoolboy, aged 14, living with his grandmother
Elizabeth Savage in High Street, Somersham. Son of Firman and Catherine
Susan Savage, Glatton. Buried in Glatton (St. Nicholas) Churchyard,
SOULS ARE IN THE KEEPING OF GOD
13 December, 2015
IS DEDICATED BY THE PARISHIONERS OF GLATTON