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STOW LONGA - Roll of Honour

World War 1 & 2 - Roll of Honour with detailed information
Compiled and copyright © Martin Edwards 2002

Those who died in WW1

All three plaques

Those who served in WW2

Those who served in WW1

Photographs Courtesy and
Copyright © Martyn Smith 2002

The plaques are affixed to the wall inside the church.

PRO DEO PRO REGE PRO PATRIA

To the greater glory of GOD
and in thankful memory of

JAMES [George] Owen Rifleman R/19923, 2nd Battalion, Kings Royal Rifles. Died of wounds Sunday 23rd July 1916. Born Logstowe, hunts, resident London. Commemorated on THIEPVAL MEMORIAL, Somme, France. Pier and Face 13 A and 13 B.
JAMES Herbert [ Bert] [Memorial states Private, 2nd Battalion, Bedfordshire Regiment.] Private 27489, 1st Battalion, Bedfordshire Regiment. Killed in action Sunday 23rd July 1916. Born Stow, Cambs, enlisted Bedford, resident Long Stow, Cambridgeshire. Commemorated on THIEPVAL MEMORIAL, Somme, France. Pier and Face 2 C
DAWSON Walter [Arthur] Private 20973, 2nd Battalion, Bedfordshire Regiment. Died of wounds Tuesday 4th July 1916. Born and resident Stow, Hunts, enlisted Bedford. Age 19. Son of William Samuel and Hannah Dawson, of Stow Longa, Kimbolton, Huntingdon. Buried in CORBIE COMMUNAL CEMETERY EXTENSION, Somme, France. Plot I. Row B. Grave 24.

Who fell in the Great War
1914 - 1918


TO THE GLORY OF GOD

A thankful record of those of this
Parish who Served in the Great War

1914 + 1918

MASH Reginald B Chief Petty Officer, Royal Navy
WOODHAM Charles HMA, London
MOBBS James Bedfordshire Regiment
MOBBS Albert  
JAMES Bert Private, 2nd Battalion, Bedfordshire Regiment. - See the Roll of Honour above
JONES Ernest  
DAWSON Walter See the Roll of Honour above
NOBLES Frank Royal Horse Artillery
JONES William Machine Gun Corps
NOBLES Walter Australian Light Horse
MACE H 4th Battalion, Queen's Royal West Surrey Regiment
MASH Neville Gunner, Royal Field Artillery
UNDERWOOD Archie The Buffs, Royal West Kent Regiment
ROSE A Bedfordshire Regiment - Prisoner in West Germany
JAMES Owen Rifleman, King's Royal Rifle Corps - See the Roll of Honour above
MOBBS C W Royal Fusiliers
COOK Wilfred E Driver, Royal Field Artillery
COOK Thelma K CPS, QMAA

FOR KING AND COUNTRY


The third list does not state which War but is presumed to be World War 2

On Active Service

Remeber the men and women of
Stow Longa and Easton
on Active Service
For God, King and Country

BOATMAN Gordon Jack
BOWMAN Deryck R W
BOWMAN Malcolm Godfrey
BROWN Horace
HARNSON Fred William
HOLDSWORTH Catherine M
JAMES William L
NOBLES Zilpha
WILDMAN John
WOODHAM Geoffrey
WOODHAM Molly Eleanor
WOODHAM Stanley
WOODHAM Ronald

 

5 January 2003

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