(AND HACEBY) WAR MEMORIAL
War 1 & 2 - Roll of Honour with detailed information
and Copyright © Michael Peck 2007
Newton (and Haceby) memorial is to be found in the Church of St Botolph.
The World War 1 memorial is in the form of an alabaster plaque, a
second plaque names one man for World War 2.
Copyright © Michael Peck 2007
glory and service of God
this Chapel was restored
the families and friends of
Newton and Haceby
the men who fell in the Great War 1914 – 1919.
whose memory the churchyard cross is erected by the parishioners
in honour of God incarnate.
Ridge 9th May 1915 on memorial. Private 11868. 2nd Battalion, Lincolnshire
Regiment. Killed in action 9th May 1915, aged 18 years. Son of Matthew
and Annie Newton of Crofton, Lincs. Born Folkingham, enlisted Grantham
and resident Haceby, Lincs. Commemorated PLOESTTEERT MEMORIAL. Panel
15th July 1916 on memorial. Private 15344. 1st Battalion, Lincolnshire
Regiment. Killed in action 15th July 1916, aged 35 years. Son of
Mrs Hannah Porter of 5 Bridge Street, New Somerby, Lincs. Husband
of Eliza Jane Baldwin (formerly Porter) of 11 Purves Road, Kensal
Rise, London. Born and enlisted Grantham, Lincs. Commemorated THIEPVAL
MEMORIAL. Pier and Face 1C.
29th July 1916 on memorial. Private 4710. 4th Battalion, Lincolnshire
Regiment. Killed in action 29th July 1916 on memorial, 20th July
on SDGW and 29th February on CWGC. Son of George Edward and Charlotte
A Creasey. Enlisted Lincoln and resident Newton, Lincs. Commemorated
BERLES POSITION MILITARY CEMETERY. D.11.
27th September 1916 on memorial. Private 21162. 9th Battalion, West
Yorkshire Regiment. Killed in action 25th September 1916 (27th on
memorial). Born and enlisted Grantham, Lincs. Commemorated THIEPVAL
MEMORIAL. Pier and Face 2A,2C,2D.
13th October 1916 on memorial. Private 27277. 1st Battalion, Royal
Lancaster Regiment. Killed in action 23rd October 1916 (13th on
memorial), aged 19 years. Son of William and Eliza A Naylor of Newton
Grange, Folkingham, Lincs. Enlisted Sleaford and resident Quarrington,
Lincs. Commemorated THIEPVAL MEMORIAL. Pier and Face 5D and 12B.
10th February 1917 on memorial. Unable to trace CWGC/SDGW and no
further information currently.
17th August 1917 on memorial. L/Corporal 11983. 11th Battalion,
Hampshire Regiment, formerly 15084 Duke of Cornwalls Light Infantry.
Killed in action 17th August 1917. Born Newton, Lincs, enlisted
Birmingham and resident Hockley, Warwicks. Commemorated VLAMERTINGHE
NEW MILITARY CEMETERY. VI.E.4.
Ridge 26th October 1917 on memorial. Private 30184. 4/5th North
Lancashire Regiment, formerly 242161 East Surrey Regiment. Died
26th October 1917. Enlisted Doncaster, Yorks and resident Folkingham,
Lincs. Commemorated TYNE COT MEMORIAL. Panel 102 to 104.
29th May 1918 on memorial. Possibly Corporal 203687. 1st Battalion,
Royal Fusiliers, formerly 5947 2nd Battalion London Regiment. Died
of wounds 29th May 1918. Enlisted and resident Marylebone, Mdx.
Commemorated AUBIGNY COMMUNAL CEMETERY EXTENSION. IV.H.4.
memory of Stanley Porter of this parish who died of wounds in Rome
5th February 1944, aged 24 years. Guardsman 2721040. 1st Battalion,
Irish Guards. Died 5th February 1944, aged 24 years. Son of Harry
and Fanny Porter of Sleaford, Lincs. Commemorated ROME WAR CEMETERY.
6 November, 2007