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STAINFIELD WAR MEMORIAL

World War 1 & 2 - Roll of Honour with detailed information
Compiled and Copyright © Transcribed Bill Ball 2005

The war memorial can be found in the form of a stone cross outside St Andrew’s Church. Within the church on a wooden plaque on the east wall, is a list of men who served. Those who died are not included in the list of those who served.

Photograph Copyright © Bill Ball 2005

IN HONOURED MEMORY OF
THE
MEN OF STAINFIELD AND APLEY WHO
DIED FOR THEIR COUNTRY AND THE WORLD’S FREEDOM
IN THE GREAT WAR 1914-1918

BLANSHARD

Albert

Private 44730, 10th Battalion, Essex Regiment. Killed in action 23rd August 1918. Aged 18. Born Hyda Quarries, enlisted Lincoln, resident Stainfield. Son of Mr. J. W. and Mrs. F. E. Blanshard, of Stainfield, Wragby, Lincoln. Formerly 50058, Sherwood Foresters (Nottinghamshire & Derbyshire Regiment). Buried in BECOURT MILITARY CEMETERY, BECORDEL-BECOURT, Somme, France. Plot II. Row C. Grave 18.

CASH

Albert Leslie

Private 44981, "B" Company, 11th Battalion, Essex Regiment. Killed in action 17th September 1918. Aged 18. Born Sudbrook, enlisted Lincoln, resident Saxiby. Son of James and Sarah Ann Cash, of Welton, Lincoln. Formerly 38958, Leicestershire Regiment. No known grave. Commemorated on VIS-EN-ARTOIS MEMORIAL, Pas de Calais, France. Panel 7.

GARNER

Charles William

Private 117174, 189th Company, Machine Gun Corps (Infantry). Killed in action 27th November 1917. Aged 29. Born Sleaford, enlisted Lincoln. Husband of Mrs. Lucy Garner, of Welton Hill, Lincoln. Formerly 203637, Lincolnshire Regiment. No known grave. Commemorated on TYNE cOT MEMORIAl, Zonnebeke, West-Vlaanderen, Belgium. Panel 154 to 159 and 163A.

GARNER

William

Private 12723, 7th Battalion, Lincolnshire Regiment. Died of wounds 21st October 1915. Aged 24. Born Wellingore, enlisted Boston, resident Bassingham. Son of John William and Martha Garner, of Fen Farm, Stainfield, Wragby, nr. Lincoln. Buried in HOP STORE CEMETERY, Ieper, West-Vlaanderen, Belgium. Plot I. Row B. Grave 4.

GRANTHAM

George

Private 31799, 7th Battalion, Lincolnshire Regiment. Died of wounds 31st August 1918. Aged 24. Born Thornton, enlisted Lincoln, resident Welton. Son of John and Betsy Grantham, of Reepham, Lincs.; husband of Mary J. Grantham, of Ryland, Welton, Lincoln. Buried in BAGNEUX BRITISH CEMETERY, GEZAINCOURT, Somme, France. Plot VI. Row E. Grave 11.

HARDY

Harold

Private 242194, 2nd/5th Battalion, Lincolnshire Regiment. Killed in action 11th April 1917. Born Bardney, enlisted Lincoln, resident Wragby. No known grave. Commemorated on THIEPVAl MEMORIAL, Somme, France. Pier and Face 1 C.

HARDY

John W

No further information currently available.

HUMBERSTONE

Samuel

Private, 12467, 7th Battalion, Lincolnshire Regiment. Killed in action 25th March 1918. Born and enlisted Wragby. Buried in SENLIS COMMUNAL CEMETERY EXTENSION, Somme, France. Plot I. Row C. Grave 10.

PRESCOTT

Charles Henry

Private 66133, 1st Battalion, King's Own (Yorkshire Light Infantry) Killed in action 8th November 1918. Aged 19. Born Torrington, enlisted Lincoln. Son of John and Fanny Prescott, of Low Apley, Langworth, Lincoln. Buried in DOURLERS COMMUNAL CEMETERY EXTENSION, Nord, France. Plot I. Row B. Grave 14.

PRESCOTT

George Edward

Private 40633, 10th Battalion, Essex Regiment. Killed in action 21st October 1916. Aged 20. Enlisted Lincoln, resident South Willingham. Son of Charles and Mary Prescott, of South Willingham, Lincoln Formerly 4729, Lincolnshire Regiment. No known grave. Commemorated on THIEPVAL MEMORIAL, Somme, France. Pier and Face 10 D.

PRESCOTT

George Frederick

Private 11925, 7th Battalion, Lincolnshire Regiment. Killed in action 2nd March 1916. Aged 19. Born Middle Rasen, enlisted Wragby, resident Langworth. Son of John and Fanny Prescott, of Low Apley, Langworth, Lincoln. No known grave. Commemorated on YPRES (MENIN GATE) MEMORIAL, Ieper, West-Vlaanderen, Belgium. Panel 21.

IN HONOUR OF THE MEN OF
STAINFIELD AND APLEY
WHO JOINED
THE BRITISH ARMY
FOR
THE GREAT WAR
1914 - 1919

AKRILL

George

No further information currently available

AKRILL

John

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BAGGALEY

Charles W.

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BENNETT

Frederick

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BENNETT

William

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BRACKENBURY

William

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BROWN

William

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CARTWRIGHT

David

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FREESTONE

John T.

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GORDON

Alfred

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HARDY

George J.

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HOLMAN

Herbert Harold

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HUMBERSTONE

Albert

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HUMBERSTONE

Charles

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JESSAP

John M.

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JONES

Frank

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NORRIS

John H.

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OWEN

Thomas

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READER

Charles

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SELLARS

Ernest

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SIMPSON

Herbert H.

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WHEATLEY

George

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WILLIAMS

Frederick E.

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WOODS

Charles Harold

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