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GRIMOLDBY WAR MEMORIAL

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The memorial is located in the grounds of St Edith's Church, Grimoldby. It akes the form of a stone obelisk mounted on a stone plinth, sitting on a three stepped stopne base. The names are on the front face of the plinth.

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IN MEMORY OF
THE MEN OF GRIMOLDBY
WHO GAVE THEIR LIVES
IN THE GREAT WAR
1914 - 1918

BRUMBY

[William] Christopher

Private 585, 31st Australian Infantry Battalion, Australian Infantry, A.I.F. Killed in action 21 July 1916. Aged 29. Son of William and Eliza Brumby, of Hedge Ends Farm, Grimoldby, Lincs, England. Born Conisholme, Lincolnshire. Framer by trade. Educated at Kelstern, Lincolnshire. No known grave. Commemorated on V.C. CORNER AUSTRALIAN CEMETERY AND MEMORIAL, FROMELLES, Nord, France. Addenda Panel. Australian Roll of Honour Circular

ENDERBY

Charles [John]

Private 202399. Lincolnshire Regiment. transferred to 545143, 477th Agricultural Company, Labour Corps. Died 7 December 1918. Aged 31. Husband of May Enderby, of Causeway, Burgh, Lincs. Buried in GRIMOLDBY (ST. EDITH) CHURCHYARD, Lincolnshire.

PARRISH

George

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SIMPSON

A

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SMITH

Benjamin

Private 1191, 1st Battalion, Lincolnshire Regiment. Died of wounds 14 April 1917. Aged 23. Born Withcole, Louth, enlisted Grimsby, resident Louth. Son of George William and Louisa Jane Smith, of Grimoldby Grange, Louth, Lincs. Buried in ABBEVILLE COMMUNAL CEMETERY EXTENSION, Somme, France. Plot II. Row E. Grave 8.

SMITH

H

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SMITH

J

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TURNER

[John] William

Private 42564, 2nd Battalion, Durham Light Infantry. Died of wounds in the United Kingdom 2 May 1918. Aged 34. Born Sotby, Linc., enlisted Lincoln. Son of John and Sarah Turner, of The Cottage, Grimoldby. Buried in GRIMOLDBY (ST. EDITH) CHURCHYARD, Lincolnshire.

TURNER

A

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VAMPLEW

Ernest

Air Mechanic 2nd Class 45870, Royal Flying Corps. Died 8 May 1917. Aged 20. Born 29 July 1896. In the 1901 census he was aged 4, born Gimoldby, resident with his parents, Charles and Rosanna Camplew, on main road through village, Grimoldby, Louth, Lincolnshire. Admitted to Grimoldby Council School, Louth in 1909, resident Grimoldby. In the 1911 census he was aged 14, a traction engine driver, born Grimoldby, resident with his parents, Charles and Rosanna Camplew, at Grimoldby, Louth, Lincolnshire. Buried in GRIMOLDBY (ST. EDITH) CHURCHYARD, Lincolnshire.

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Last updated 28 August, 2016

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