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BILSBY, HOLY TRINITY CHURCH WAR MEMORIAL

World War 1 & 2 - Roll of Honour with detailed information
Compiled and Copyright © Michael Peck 2009

As well as the exterior memorial for Bilsby there are several othe rmemorials within the church of Holy Trinity. There is one to a man who died as a result of wounds in received World War 1, a Roll of Honour of those who served in World War 2, a photograph of the soliders of 24th Field Regiment, Royal Artillery in World War 2 and a further plaque to those who served in World War 2.

Photographs Copyright © Michael Peck 2009

MASON

John

In grateful memory of Major John Mason Distinguished Service Order, Military Cross. Royal Engineers. Born at Bilsby 1870, died from wounds received in the Great War 1921. Does not appear CWGC and no other known commemoration.

The World War 1939 – 1945.
On active service from Bilsby–with–Farlesthorpe.

ANDREWS

Walter C

Warrant Officer, Royal Air Force.

ASKEW

Thomas

Leading Aircraftman, Royal Air Force.

BELL

Wilfred

Sapper, Royal Engineers.

BENNIE

James A

Trooper, Tank Corps.

BIRCH

Charles

Corporal, Royal Air Force.

BOGG

Violet

Wren, Women’s Royal Naval Service.

BRADER

Harold

Sapper, Royal Engineers.

CLARKE

Richard E

Leading Aircraftman, Royal Air Force.

CONEY

Ada J

Voluntary Aid Detachment, Royal Army Medical Corps.

CORNES

Robert I

Private, Army Catering Corps.

DOCKING

Sidney W

Driver, Royal Army Service Corps.

DRAKES

Dan

Officer Cadet, Royal Engineers.

DRAKES

David H

Sergeant, Royal Air Force.

DUNHAM

Victor

Private, Green Howards.

EPTON

Arthur

Private, Lincolnshire Regiment.

FLETCHER

George A

Captain, Royal Electrical and Mechanical Engineers.

HEYWOOD

Richard J

Second Lieutenant, Essex Regiment.

HEYWOOD

Anne

Private, Auxiliary Territorial Service.

HUDSON

Frederick

Bombardier, Royal Artillery.

HUNDLEBY

Ronald B

Able Seaman, Royal Navy.

KIME

James H

Driver, Royal Army Service Corps.

McCLUMPHA

Hilary R

Sister, Queen Alexandra’s Imperial Military Nursing Service (R).

PINNEY

Edward T

Leading Aircraftman, Royal Air Force.

RANBY

F Reynolds

Corporal, Royal Air Force.

ROBINSON

Eric

Leading Aircraftman, Royal Air Force.

ROBINSON

George

Able Seaman, Royal Navy.

SHINN

Harold

Corporal, Army Catering Corps.

SPENCE

Peter N

Private, Cheshire Regiment.

STONES

William

Leading Aircraftman, Royal Air Force.

THORNLEY

Sidney

Leading Stoker, Royal Navy.

TRIFFITT

Nancy

Aircraftwoman 1st Class, Women’s Auxiliary Air Force.

In memory of Charles H Dawson. Private, Norfolk Regiment who died on active service.
[See exterior memorial]

Soldiers of the 24th Field Regiment. 50th Dragon Battery, Royal Artillery.
Taken at Bilsby Park. Left on Sunday 20th December 1942 for overseas.

Plaque on pulpit.

In gratitude to the parishioners of Bilsby
who served in His Majesty’s Forces
and to the troops stationed in Bilsby
during the World War 1939 – 1945.

Last updated 10 January, 2009

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