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GLATTON WAR MEMORIAL

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Compiled and copyright © Ernie Rusdale 2015

This memorial is in the form of a brass plaque within Glatton parish church.

Photographs Copyright © Ernie Rusdale 2015

TO 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

BUTT Harry James
Private, 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.
HADMAN Ernest
Private, 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.
INGLESBY Arnold Private, 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.
SAVAGE George Edward Private, 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, Huntingdonshire.

WHOSE SOULS ARE IN THE KEEPING OF GOD
THIS MEMORIAL
IS DEDICATED BY THE PARISHIONERS OF GLATTON

Last updated 13 December, 2015
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