War 1 - Detailed Information
Compiled and Copyright © Michael Peck 2017
St Mary is a rural hamlet in the English county of Norfolk, it sits
just a few miles north of the Suffolk border. The memorial is to be
found within St Mary''s Church, Thwaite St Mary, Norfolk. It akes the
form of a brass plaque affixed to an interior wall.
Copyright © Michael Peck 2017
THE NAMES OF
Cross. Laird Irvine Cassan Paul. Major. D Battery, 82nd Brigade,
Royal Field Artillery. Died of wounds 12th August 1917, aged 24
years (wounded 11th August 1917). Son of Colonel Ernest Theodore
(late of 6th King Edwards Own Cavalry, Indian Army) and Emily Paul
(nee Irvine). Address as probate of Thwaite Lodge, Ditchingham,
Norfolk. Commemorated Brandhoek New Military Cemetery. V.F.9.
Hand 472DA, Royal Naval Reserve. HM Trawler ‘Osiris’. Died of disease
19th August 1915, aged 33 years (as CWGC). Son of Frederick and
Betsy Aldous of Ivy Farm, Thwaite St Mary, Norfolk. Born 22nd April
1884 (as naval record) Ditchingham, Norfolk. Commemorated Chatham
Naval Memorial. 14.
34307. Reserve Battalion, Grenadier Guards. Died home 27th August
1918. Son of Clement George and Matilda Sampson of Thwaite St Mary,
Norfolk. Born c1900 Dartford, KEN and enlisted Norwich, Norfolk.
Commemorated Brompton Cemetery. N.174842.
DIED FOR ENGLAND 1914-1918
IN THE SIGHT OF THE UNWISE THEY
SEEMED TO DIE, YET IS THEIR HOPE
FULL OF IMMORTALITY. Wisdom III.8.
6 July, 2017