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REDBOURNE WAR MEMORIAL

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The memorial is located in St Andrews Church (redundant), Redbourne, Glanford, Humberside. It takes the form of a white marble tablet with a triangular pediment mounted onto a black, stone, backboard. The inscription is in black lettering. The marble tablet is in a draped format at the top and on the sides. with a wreath surrounding the 1914-1918 inscription at the top centre of the pediment. There are 9 names listed for those who died in World War 1.

Photograph Copyright © Bill Robson 2015

1914-1918
FOR GOD KING AND COUNTRY

ADAIR

Edward Samuel Baker

Private 769140, 28th (County of London) Battalion (Artists Rifles). Died in United Kingdom 5 November 1918. Aged 18. Born and resident Redbourne, enlisted London. Son of Edward and Elsie Adair, of Redbourne, Kirton-in-Lindsey. Buried in REDBOURNE (ST. ANDREW) CHURCHYARD, Lincolnshire.

BELT

H

probably Harold BELT, Private 25659, 6th Battalion, Lincolnshire Regiment. Killed in action 16 August 1917. Born Bridlington, Yorkshire, enlisted Lincoln, resident Doncaster. No known grave. Commemorated on TYNE COT MEMORIAL, West-Vlaanderen, Belgium. Panel 35 to 37 and 162 to 162A.

BURROWS

J

probably Joseph BURROWS, Private 26281, 7th Battalion, Lincolnshire Regiment. Died of wounds 23 April 1917. Aged 23. Born Powtry, Lincolnshire, enlisted Kirton Lindsey, resident Adlingfleet, Yorkshire. Son of J. and Elizabeth Burrows, of Pennygreen, Eastoft, Goole. Buried in Etaples Military Cemetery, Pas de Calais, France. Plot XIX. Row G. Grave 5.

CULLY

J

Lincolnshire Regiment

EASTON

G

probably George EASTON, Private 13661, 1st Battalion, Lincolnshire Regiment. Killed in action 11 April 1917. Enlisted Crowle, Lincs, resident Scunthorpe, Lincs. Buried in WANCOURT BRITISH CEMETERY, Pas de Calais, France. Plot VI. Row G. Grave 4.

GODFREY

Edward Baker

[Canadian Rifles on memorial] Private 874537, 8th Battalion, Canadian Infantry. Died 27 July 1917 in Redbourne, Lincolnshire. Born 14 June 1875. Husband of Betsey Godfrey, of Pincher Creek, Alberta. Farmer by trade. Married. Enlisted 28 January 1916 at Morden, Manitoba, Canada, aged 40 years 7 months. heoght 5 feet 7 inches. girth 36 inches, complexion fair, eyes brown, hair light; religious denomination Church of England. No known grave. Commemorated on VIMY MEMORIAL, Pas de Calais, France. National Archives of Canada Accession Reference: RG 150, Accession 1992-93/166, Box 3599 - 41

LUSBY

Walter

[Memorial states Lincolnshire Regiment] Private 45076, 2/5th BattalioN (Territorial), South Staffordshire Regiment. Died of wounds 28 September 1917. Aged 23. Born Riby (sic), Lincolsnhire, enlisted Scunthorpe, resident Kirton Lindsey. Son of David and Lucy Lusby, of Irby, Grimsby. Buried in MENDINGHEM MILITARY CEMETERY, West-Vlaanderen, Belgium. Plot VII. Row A. Grave 34.

PARKIN

Samuel

Lance Corporal 7382, 2nd Battalion. Coldstream Guards. Killed in action 26 September 1916. Born Thornton-le-Moor, enlisted Gainsborough, resident Brigg. Awarded the Miltary Medal (M.M.). No known grave. Commemorated on THIEPVAL MEMORIAL, Somme, France. Pier and Face 7 D and 8 D.

STORER

H

King's Royal Rifle Corps.

"THEIR NAME LIVETH FOR EVERMORE"

Last updated 14 May, 2015

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