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WALCOT WAR MEMORIAL

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To our glorious dead. In memory of

1914-1918

CREASEY

Charles

Private 19378. 1st Battalion, Coldstream Guards. Died of wounds 6th November 1918, aged 32 years. Son of Cartwright Creasey of Bracebridge Heath, Lincs. Husband of Mary Ann Creasey of 3 Cliff Cottages, Bracebridge Heath, Lincs. Previously wounded at Cambrai November 1917. Born Walcot, enlisted Lincoln and resident Bracebridge Heath, Lincs. Commemorated AWOINGT BRITISH CEMETERY. III.C.8.

CREASEY

Joseph

Private 12994. 7th Battalion, Lincolnshire Regiment. Died of wounds 2nd July 1916, aged 28 years. Husband of Minnie Elkington (Formerly Creasey) of Carrington, Lincs. Born Timberland, enlisted Boston and resident Carrington, Lincs. Commemorated DARTMOOR CEMETERY, Becordel-Becourt. I.D.39.

DICKENSON

Charles

Private 45125. 15th Battalion, Sherwood Foresters (Notts and Derby Regiment). Killed in action 13th July 1917, aged 42 years. Brother of Mrs N Skinner of Martin, Lincs. Born Billinghay, enlisted Lincoln and resident Martin, Lincs. Commemorated THIEPVAL MEMORIAL. Pier and Face 10C. 10D. 11A.

FRANKLIN

Isaac

Private 201882. 2/5th Battalion, West Yorkshire Regiment. Killed in action 3rd May 1917, aged 36 years. Son of Samuel and Mary Franklin of West End, Walcot, Lincs. Born Walcot and enlisted Sleaford, Lincs. Commemorated ARRAS MEMORIAL. Bay 4.

HALL

Ernest Baker

Private 41122. 11th Battalion, Manchester Regiment, formerly 25258 North Staffordshire Regiment. Killed in action 26th April 1917. Born Martin and enlisted Sleaford, Lincs. Commemorated MORCHIES MILITARY CEMETERY. A.6.

SIGGS

Aubrey Norman

Driver 80199. X, 9th T M Bty, Royal Field Artillery. Died of wounds 27th April 1918, aged 26 years. Son of Frederick and Louisa Siggs of Walcot, Lincs. Appears to be brother of Harold O Siggs. Born Teddington, Mdx and enlisted Nottingham, Notts. Commemorated HARLEBEKE NEW BRITISH CEMETERY. XI.E.12.

Plaque:

To the glory of God and in loving memory of Aubrey Norman Siggs, Bombardier Royal Field Artillery, the beloved 3rd son of Frederick and Louisa Siggs, who fell mortally wounded fighting for his country 25th April 1918, and died in a Field Hospital at Maroke 27th April 1918, aged 26 years. Greater love hath no man than this, that a man lay down his life for his friends.

SIGGS

Harold Olden

L/Corporal 2318. 4th Battalion, Lincolnshire Regiment. Killed in action 26th July 1915, aged 26 years. Son of F Lambert and Louisa Ethel Siggs of The Bungalow, Walcot, Lincs. Appears to be brother of Aubrey N Siggs. Born Teddington, Mdx, enlisted Lincoln and resident Walcot, Lincs. Commemorated SANCTUARY WOOD CEMETERY. IV.Q.1.

SLEAFORD

Harry

Private 12879. 6th Battalion, Lincolnshire Regiment. Killed in action Gallipoli 9th August 1915, aged 21 years. Son of Charles and Sarah Sleaford of Walcot, Lincs. Born Walcot, enlisted Lincoln and resident Walcot, Lincs. Commemorated HELLES MEMORIAL. Panel 44 to 46.

SLEAFORD

John Pinion

Stoker 2nd Class K/39557 (PO). HMS Victory, Royal Navy. Died 7th February 1917, aged 26 years. Son of Charles and Hephzibah Sleaford of Walcot Fen, Lincs and husband of Ellen Sleaford of Clayton West, Huddersfield, Yorks. Commemorated WALCOT (St Oswald) CHURCHYARD.

SLEAFORD

Thomas Pinion

Private 22972. 7th Battalion, Lincolnshire Regiment. Killed in action 23rd April 1917. Born Walcot, enlisted Lincoln and resident Walcot Fen, Lincs. Commemorated ARRAS MEMORIAL. Bay 3 and 4.

WELLS

Abram

Private 53227. 100th Battalion, Machine Gun Corps (Infantry), formerly 4176 Lincolnshire Regiment. Killed in action 5th October 1918. Husband of Mrs L.M Wells of South Kyme, Lincs. Enlisted Sleaford and resident Billinghay, Lincs. Commemorated PROSPECT HILL CEMETERY, Gouy. 1.A.4.

Who gave their lives in the Great War 1914 1919.

Walcot War Memorial (Inside church)

To the glory of God. In sacred and loving memory of the following men of this Parish, who at the call of King and Country left all that was dear to them, endured hardship faced dangers, and finally passed out of the sight of men by the path of duty and self-sacrifice, giving up their lives that others might live in freedom. 1914 1919.

CREASEY

Charles

See above.

CREASEY

Joseph

See above.

DICKENSON

Charles

See above.

FRANKLIN

Isaac

See above.

HALL

Ernest Baker

See above.

SIGGS

Aubrey Norman

See above.

SIGGS

Harold Olden

See above.

SLEAFORD

Harry

See above.

SLEAFORD

John Pinion

See above.

SLEAFORD

Thomas Pinion

See above.

WELLS

Abram

See above.

For our tomorrow they gave their today.

 

 

Walcot Roll of Honour (Inside church)

BURROW

Harry

Durham Light Infantry.

CHARLES

Arthur

Lincolnshire Regiment.

CREASEY

Cartwright

East Lancashire Regiment.

CREASEY

Charles

Royal Engineers.

CREASEY

Charles

+. Coldstream Guards. Fell 6th November 1918.

CREASEY

John

South Staffordshire Regiment.

CREASEY

Joseph

+. 7th Battalion, Lincolnshire Regiment. Fell 2nd July 1918.

CREASEY

Leonard

Northumberland Fusiliers.

CREASEY

Thomas A

Army Service Corps.

DICKENSON

Charles

+. Sherwood Foresters (Notts and Derby Regiment). Fell 12th July 1917.

ELKINGTON

Alfred

Lincolnshire Regiment.

ELKINGTON

Thomas

Royal Field Artillery.

FLETCHER

James

Royal Garrison Artillery.

FOSTON

John

Kings Own Royal Lancaster Regiment.

FOSTON

Joseph

Lincolnshire Regiment.

FRANKLIN

Isaac

+. West Yorkshire Regiment. Fell 3rd May 1917.

FRANKLIN

Jabez

Aerial Artillery.

FRANKLIN

John

Royal Field Artillery

HALL

Ernest B

+. Manchester Regiment. Fell 26th April 1917.

JOLLY

Ernest J B

Duke of Wellingtons (West Riding) Regiment.

KELLEY

William R

Royal Flying Corps.

PEARSON

Richard

3rd Battalion, Lincolnshire Regiment.

PINION

William

Lincolnshire Regiment.

RASEN

George

Lincolnshire Regiment.

ROOK

William

Royal Engineers.

SIGGS

Aubrey N

+. Royal Field Artillery. Fell 27th April 1918.

SIGGS

Bertram F L

Kings Own Royal Lancaster Regiment.

SIGGS

Harold O

+. 4th Battalion, Lincolnshire Regiment. Fell 26th July 1915.

SKELTON

James W

Lincolnshire Regiment.

SKINNS

Arthur

7th Battalion, Lincolnshire Regiment.

SKINNS

Charles

Lincolnshire Regiment.

SKINNS

Fred

Lincolnshire Regiment.

SLEAFORD

Alfred

Royal Garrison Artillery.

SLEAFORD

Arthur P

West Yorkshire Regiment.

SLEAFORD

Fred

Machine Gun Corps.

SLEAFORD

Harry

+. 6th Battalion, Lincolnshire Regiment. Fell 9th August 1915.

SLEAFORD

James

Sherwood Foresters (Notts and Derby Regiment).

SLEAFORD

John P

Royal Navy. Died 7th February 1917.

SLEAFORD

Sidney

Sherwood Foresters (Notts and Derby Regiment).

SLEAFORD

Thomas P

+. Lincolnshire Regiment. Fell 23rd April 1917.

SLEAFORD

William

York and Lancaster Regiment.

TAYLOR

Roland

Royal Field Artillery.

TAYLOR

Thomas

Royal Engineers.

THORPE

Charles

Grenadier Guards.

WELLS

Abram

+. Leicestershire Regiment. Fell 8th October 1918.

WELLS

Charles

Lincolnshire Regiment.

1914 1919.

 

 

Also to the memory of those who died in the war 1939 1945

START

Walter Leonard

Motor Mechanic C/MX77588. H.M.M.L 311, Royal Navy. Died 15th February 1942, aged 29 years. Son of Walter and Ada Start, husband of Edith Ann Start of Walcot, Lincs. Commemorated CHATHAM NAVAL MEMORIAL. 63.2.

WOODS

Charles

Unable to identify CWGC. No further information currently

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