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SPRIDLINGTON WAR MEMORIAL

World War 1 - Roll of Honour with detailed information
Compiled and Copyright © Transcribed Bill Ball; Researched Martin Edwards 2004

The full names appear on the a brass memorial within St Mary's Church, Spridlington; there are also two plaques..

SPRIDLINGTON
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IN THE FAITH OF OUR LORD JESUS CHRIST, AND
AS A TESTIMONY TO THOSE WHO SHALL COME
AFTER US WE RECORD THE NAMES OF THOSE OF
OUR PARISH WHO RESPONDED TO THE CALL OF
THE MOTHERLAND IN THE GREAT WAR 1914 - 1918
- R.I.P. -

BREWER, MM

George Edward

Private 105631, Princess Patricia's Canadian Light Infantry (Eastern Ontario Regiment). Died 30th october 1917. Awarded the Military Medal (M.M.). Born 27th October 1895 in Lincolnshire, resident Verna, Sask; next of kin his father living in Spridlington. Farmer by trade. Son of John William and Louisa Brewer, of Lissington, Lincoln; husband of Daisy Brewer, of 21, Tentercroft St., Lincoln. Enlisted and passed fit 20th December 1915 at Regina, Sask; aged 20 years 1 month, height 5 feet 9½ inches, girth 37 inches, complexion ruddy, eyes blue, dair drak brown; Religion is Presbyterian.. Commemorated on YPRES (MENIN GATE) MEMORIAL, Ieper, West-Vlaanderen, Belgium. Panel 10. National Archives of Canada Accession Reference: RG 150, Accession 1992-93/166, Box 1049 - 45

FRANKLIN

Herbert

Private 14632, 2nd Battalion, Sherwood Foresters (Nottinghamshire and Derbyshire Regiment). Killed in action 9th August 1915. Aged 22. Born and enlisted Cresswell, Nottinghamshire, resident Spridlington. Son of Thomas and Ellen Franklin, of Spridlington, Lincoln. Commemorated on YPRES (MENIN GATE) MEMORIAL, Ieper, West-Vlaanderen, Belgium. Panel 39 and 41.

MOUNTCASTLE

George Albert

Private 2857, 4th Battalion, Lincolnshire Regiment. Killed in action 30th June 1915. Aged 17. Born and enlisted Lincoln, resident Spridlington. Son of Mr. G. and Fanny Mountcastle, of Spridlington, Lincoln. Commemorated on YPRES (MENIN GATE) MEMORIAL, Ieper, West-Vlaanderen, Belgium. Panel 21.

WILKINSON

Harry

Private 11726, 8th Battalion, Lincolnshire Regiment. Died in United Kingdom 7th January 1915. Aged 25. Born Spridlington, enlisted Branston, resident Glentworth. Son of William Wilkinson, of Sunnyside, Sturton-by-Stow, Lincoln, and the late Betsy Wilkinson. Buried in ST HILARY CHURCHYARD, Spridlington.

WILKINSON

H

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WILKINSON

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ALBONE

D W

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ALBONE

E G

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ALBONE

H

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DENTON

H

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DOVE

J W

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DOWSE

C H

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FRANKLIN

H

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FRANKLIN

J

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HOODLESS

A

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KETTLEBOROUGH

J

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KETTLEBOROUGH

R

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LONG

J

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MASON

G

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MASON

R

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MERRILLS

W R

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MOUNTCASTLE

R G

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PEARSON

J

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REEK

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ROBERTS

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SKAYMAN

J

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SPEED

G

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STARR

G

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STUFFINS

G

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STUFFINS

R

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SUTTON

H W

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SYKES

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SYKES

J

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TAYLOR

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TAYLOR

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WALKER

J

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Plaques on the wall of the church
HUTTON Francis Wollaston

Ensign, 21st Royal North British Fusiliers. Died in the City of Georgetown, Colony of British Guiana 16th April 1864. Died from injuries received while firefghting a fire Sunday, 3rd April 1864, which caused the destruction of a large part of the city of Georgetown. Son of the Reverend H F Hutton

HUTTON MIchael Stritch

Lieutenant, Royal Tank Regiment. Born Parkstone, Dorset 22nd August 1919. Killed in action at Sidirezegh, 21st November 1941. Aged 22. Great grandson of the Reverend H F Hutton, rector of Spridlington Parish. Buried in KNIGHTSBRIDGE CEMETERY, Libya.

16 April 2005

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