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PIDLEY-CUM-FENTON - Roll of Honour

World War 1 & 2 - Roll of Honour with detailed information
Compiled and copyright © 2000 Cliff Brown

The memorial is located in the churchyard of All Saints Church

to the memory of the men from
this parish who fought and died
in the Great War 1914-19

Charles Henry BITTEN

235281, Pte, 18th King's Liverpool. Died 21-9-17. Buried Torreken Farm Cemetery No 1, Belgium. Formerly 2451 Yorkshire Regiment.


L/4948, Officer's steward 3rd Class, HMS Hawke, Royal Navy. Died 15-10-14, age 20. Son of Elizabeth Ann Bitten, of 8 Horkesley Crescent, Horkesley, Colchester. Native of Pidley. Listed Chatham Naval Memorial, Kent.

Albert Henry BURGESS

15172, Pte, 6th Bedfordshire Regiment. Killed in action 15-7-16. Buried Pozieres British Cemetery, Ovillers-la-Boiselle, Somme, France.


43056, Pte, 1st Bedfordshire Regiment. Killed in action 28-8-16. Formerly 1132 Hunts Cyclist Btn. Husband of Kathleen Braybrook, 115 High St, Peckham, London. Listed Thiepval Memorial, Somme, France.

Thomas William FEW

Z/754, Rfn, 16th Rifle Brigade. Died 31-7-17, age 36. Son of Alfred & Hannah Few, of Pidley. Listed Ypres (Menin Gate) Memorial, Ieper, Belgium.

Alexander MCGOWAN

3/6742, Pte, 2nd Bedfordshire Regiment. Killed in action 11-7-16. Listed Thiepval Thiepval Memorial, Somme, France.

David Harold MACKLIN

2nd Lt, 4th Bedfordshire Regiment. Died 27-3-18, age 20. Son of the Rev Herbert W Macklin & Marian M Macklin, White Wood Corner, Sandy, Beds. Buried Ovillers Military Cemetery, Somme, France.


They loved not their lives even
into death



5886283, 5th Northamptonshire Regiment. Died 5-8-40, age 20. Served in Belgium 1940. Youngest son of Joseph & Edith J Parsons, of Pidley. Buried Pidley (All Saints) Churchyard.

6 May 2001

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