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HEMINGFORD ABBOTS - Roll of Honour

World War 1 - Roll of Honour with detailed information
Compiled and copyright © 2000 Phil Curme

RAF/RNAS/RFC information courtesy of David Manning

The Roll of Honour and a brass memorial plaque are located in St. Margeret's church.

Tom HART

7/8th Battalion., Royal Inniskilling Fusiliers. Pte 43639. Born Hemingford Abbots. Enlisted Huntingdon. KIA 21/3/1918. Formerly 6940, Royal Fusiliers. Age 20. Son of Charles Hart, of Hemingford Abbots, St Ives, Hunts. Pozieres Memorial, Somme, France. Panels 38 to 40.

Harry HAYES

2nd Battalion., Bedfordshire Regiment. Lance Corporal 3/7414. Born St Ives. Enlisted Huntingdon. Resident St Ives. Died of wounds 13/10/1916. Heilly Station Cemetery, Mericourt L'Abbe, Somme, France. 1V.B.83.

Harold Alfred IVATT

Captain. MC. 1st/5th Battalion (Territorial)., South Staffordshire Regiment. Son of Thomas and Florence Annie Ivatt, of Hemingford Abbots, St Ives, Hunts. KIA 21/5/1918. Fouquieres Churchyard Extension, Pas de Calais, France. 111.B.1.

Harry KING

1/21sr Battalion., East Surrey Regiment. Pte 39933. Born Hemingford Abbots. Enlisted Bedford. Resident St Ives. KIA 1/9/1918. Formerly 10447, Royal West Surrey Regiment. Peronne Communal Cemetery Extension, Ste Radegonde, Somme, France. V.E.21.

Frederick LILLEY

14th Battalion., Royal Warwickshire Regiment. Pte 30319. Born St Albans. Enlisted Huntingdon. Resident St Ives, Hunts. Formerly 809. Hunts Cyclists Battalion. Died of Wounds 24/9/1916. Son of George and Mary Lilley, Hemingford Abbots, St Ives, Huntingdon. Age 19. Grove Town Cemetery, Meaulte, Somme, France. 1.H.45.

William James LOCKE, DSM

Chief Petty Officer, F/2797, Mech. III Russian Armoured Cars., Royal Naval Air Service. Died of wounds, 2-7-17, age 23. Awarded DCM and Order of St. George (Russia). Son of William and Elizabeth Locke, of Hemingford Abbots, Hunts. POZNAN MEMORIAL, Poland

Herbert SAUNDERS

20th Battalion., Manchester Regiment. Pte 44460. Born Hemingford Grey. Enlisted St Ives. Formerly 26021, Bedfordshire Regiment. Died of wounds 10/5/1917. Archiet-Le-Grand Communal Cemetery, Pas de Calais, France. 1.F.21.

Also in the church grounds, memorial tablet as follows :-

"Here lie the ashes of Henry Mitchelol Sholto Douglas. Born 18/5/1847. Died 21/2/1931. Late Lieutenant Colonel, 32nd Oxfordshire Light Infantry."

27 November 2001

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