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COVENHAM ST MARY WAR MEMORIAL

World War 1 & 2 - Roll of Honour with detailed information
Compiled and Copyright © Nicola Pike 2013
extra detail Louis Millls

There are two memorials in the Church of St Mary, Covenham St Mary which is no longer in regular use. The World War 1 plaque takes the form of a white marble tablet with a stone surround. There are seven names listed, five served and returned and two paid the ultimate sacrifice. There is also a plaque that was moved from one of the chapels in Covenham covering the men who died in World War 2.

 
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TO THE GLORY OF GOD
IN MEMORY OF THE MEN OF COVENHAM ST MARY
WHO SERVED THEIR COUNTRY IN THE GREAT WAR,
1914-1919.

SACRIFICE.

GRUNDY

[Fred] James

Private 58955, 1/5th Battalion, Prince of Wales's Own (West Yorkshire Regiment). Killed in action 25 April 1918. Aged 19. Born Covenham, enlisted Holland, Lincolnshire, resident Moulton, Lincolnshire. Son of James and Annie M. Grundy, of Covenham St. Mary, Louth, Lincs. No known grave. Commemorated on TYNE COT MEMORIAL, West-Vlaanderen, Belgium. Panel 42 to 47 and 162.

EMERSON

Charles [William]

Private 40981, 7th Battalion, Suffolk Regiment. Died of wounds 28n April 1917, Enlisted Louth. Formerly 2043, Suffolk Regiment. No known grave. Commemorated on ARRAS MEMORIAL, Pas de Calais, France. Bay 4.

Service

SHAW

G

Corporal, King's Royal Rifle Corps

GRUNDY

C

Private, 2nd Battalion, Lincolsnhire Regiment

MOTLEY

G G

1st A/N, Royal Air Force

STEPHENSON

R C

Trooper, 18th Hussars

GRUNDY

S

Private, 7th Battalion, Lincolnshire Regiment

They died that we might live

Sacred Memory of

Scholars of this Sunday school
1939 - 1945

FELL

Ernest

Serjeant 4799622, 4th Battalion, Lincolnshire Regiment. Died 27 June 1944. Aged 33. Buried in ST. MANVIEU WAR CEMETERY, CHEUX, Calvados, France. Plot I. Row C. Grave 2.

INGRAM

Frank

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