Ministry of Defence
Ministry of Defence

Lest We Forget
British Legion
The Royal British Legion

ALVINGHAM WESLEYAN WAR MEMORIAL

World War 1 - Roll of Honour with detailed information
Compiled and Copyright © John Readman 2016

The memorial is located next door to the old village on the front of the Wesleyan Methodist chapel, Highbridge Road, Alvingham, in the form of a Great War memorial plaque. This is a Roll of Honour and only two of the sixteen men listed died in the Great War. The memorila is in the form of a white marble tablet set into the brickwork of the outside wall of the chapel. It was unveiled 30 October 1921 by Major F.J.M. Ingoldby, the service was conducted by the Rev. G.C. Main.

© Copyright John Readman and licensed for reuse under this Creative Commons Licence

INTHE HONOUR OF
THE BRAVE MEN WHO LEFT
THIS VILLAGE TO FIGHT
IN THE GREAT WAR 1914 - 1918

BLADES

W

Served and returned

BETT

T G

Served and returned

BETT

A R

Served and returned

HAND

C

Served and returned

HAND

R C

Served and returned

HYDE

J W

Served and returned

HYDE

T W

Served and returned

JOHNSON

S

Killed. No further information currently available

PALMER

W

Served and returned

PORTAS

C

Served and returned

PHILLIPSON

H C

Served and returned

SHUCKSMITH

T W

Served and returned

SILVESTER

A

Served and returned

THOMPSON

J E

Served and returned

THOMPSON

T N

Served and returned

TRAFFORD

G P

Served and returned

TRAFFORD

C O

Served and returned

WRIGHT

Sydney Arnold

Private 14624, 8th Battalion, Lincolnshire Regiment. Killed in action 3 July 1916. Aged 19. Enlisted Louth, resident Alvingham. Brother of Mr. L. M. Wright, of The Elms, Alvingham, Louth, Lincs. Enlisted 1914. No known grave. Commemorated on THIEPVAL MEMORIAL, Somme, France. Pier and Face 1 C.

Last updated 28 August, 2016

Friends of the War Memorials
War Memorials Trust
Main page
Commonweath War Graves Commission
Commonwealth War Graves Commission

Copyright © Roll-of-Honour.com 2002-
Email: rollofhonour@ntlworld.com

See our on-line bookstore
Visit our bookstore