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RINGSTEAD PARVA WAR MEMORIAL

World War 1 & 2 - Detailed Information
Compiled and copyright © 2004 - Transcribed Carolynn Langley; researched Lynda Smith

Ringstead is situated a couple of miles east of Hunstanton in Norfolk. The Red Granite Cross Memorial stands in the churchyard of St. Andrews Parish Church.

Photograph Copyright © Carolynn Langley - 2004

TO THE GLORY OF GOD AND IN MEMORY OF THE MEN OF
RINGSTEAD WHO GAVE THEIR LIVES IN THE
GREAT WAR 1914 - 1918 .

NUDDS

Henry

Driver T4/041427. 2nd Depot Company, Army Service Corps. Died at home on 14th February 1915. Born Ringstead. Lived King’s Lynn. Enlisted Norwich. Buried: Greenwich Cemetery, London. Ref. 3. "C. A. 107.

CHAPMAN

William

Probably: Lance Corporal 7919. 2nd Battalion Norfolk Regiment. Killed in action in Mesopotamia on 24th February 1917. Born and enlisted Heacham. Commemorated: Basra Memorial, Iraq. Panel 10.

COULTY

Charlie Amos

No further information available at present.

FRAMINGHAM

William John

[Spelt Frammingham on SDGW CD] Private 50396. 11th Battalion Royal Fusiliers. Formerly 41774 Royal Engineers. Killed in action in France & Flanders on 3rd May 1917. Aged 27. Born Great Ryburgh, Norfolk. Lived Ringstead. Enlisted King’s Lynn. Son of Samuel and Elizabeth Framingham of Ringstead, Norfolk. Commemorated: Arras Memorial, Pas de Calais, France. Bay 3.

HAMMERTON

Charlie Owen

Private 356946. 16th Battalion Highland Light Infantry. Died of wounds in France & Flanders on 22nd April 1918. Aged 20. Lived and enlisted King’s Lynn. Son of William and Julia Hammerton, of Ringstead, Norfolk. Buried: Bienvillers Military Cemetery, Pas de Calais, France. Ref. VIII. C. 9.

HE THAT LOSETH HIS LIFE FOR MY SAKE SHALL FIND IT.

1939 - 1945

LARGE

Sidney Henry

Private 5773905. 5th Battalion Royal Norfolk Regiment. Died on 23rd January 1942. Aged 22. Commemorated: Singapore Memorial. Column 51.

SPURDIN

Cyril George

Private 5771607. 1st Battalion Oxford and Bucks Light Infantry. Died on 11th September 1944. Aged 30. Son of Herbert and Lily Spurdin; husband of Margaret Spurdin, of Norwich. Buried: Schoonselhof Cemetery, Antwerpen, Belgium. Ref. II. D. 6.

”YE WHO LIVE ON MID ENGLISH
PASTURES GREEN
REMEMBER US, AND THINK WHAT
MIGHT HAVE BEEN”

3 August 2004

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