BARSHAM WAR MEMORIAL
War 1 - Detailed Information
Compiled and Copyright © Michael Peck - 2013
memorial takes the form of a small brass plaque in All Saints Church,
in the village of North Barsham. There are four names listed for the
men who died, we have included a further two who have a known Barsham
connection that are not on the memorial.
Copyright © Michael Peck 2013
GLORY OF GOD
HONOURED MEMORY OF
14284. 9th Battalion, Norfolk Regiment. Killed in action 13th
September 1916. Son of William Herbert and Sarah Ann Fickling.
Born 1896 Binham and enlisted Norwich, Norfolk. Missing and commemorated
Thiepval Memorial. Pier and Face 1C and 1D.
Administrator, Queen Marys Army Auxiliary Corps. Died 6th December
1918, aged 36 years. Daughter of Revd Edward Haversham Whall and
Elizabeth Mary Whall of North Barsham Rectory, Norfolk. Buried
Ste Marie Cemetery. Div 62.IV.
Lieutenant. 1st Battalion, Kings Royal Rifle Corps. Killed in
action 20th September 1917, aged 33 years. Son of Revd Edward
Haversham Whall and Elizabeth Mary Whall. Born Springfield, ESS.
Solicitor at firm J.S and G.A Whall of Worksop, NTT. Buried Tyne
Cot Cemetery. LVIII.E.24.
26358. 2/7th Battalion, West Riding Regiment, formerly T4/041651
Army Service Corps. Killed in action 27th November 1917. Husband
of Clara Woodrow (nee Smith). Born 1881 Wells and enlisted Norwich,
Norfolk, resident Norfolk (place unspecified but present North
Barsham 1911). Missing and commemorated Cambrai Memorial. Panel
6 and 7.
GAVE THEIR LIVES
IN THE GREAT WAR
1914 – 1918
North Barsham connection – NOT
16183. 9th Battalion, Norfolk Regiment. Killed in action 1st May
1916, aged 21 years. Son of Thomas C and Anna Maria Parker of
Kirby Bedon, Norfolk. Born North Barsham and enlisted Norwich,
Norfolk. Buried La Brique Military Cemetery No: 2. I.V.16.
13000. 1st Battalion, Northumberland Fusiliers. Killed in action
15th June 1918, aged 22 years. Son of Henry and Joyce Mills of
Blyth, NBL. Husband of Maud Mills (nee Steed) of North Barsham,
Norfolk. Born and enlisted Blyth, NBL. Buried Sandpits British
13 August, 2013