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COLD HIGHAM WAR MEMORIAL

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Compiled and copyright © Carolyn Langley 2011

The Cold Higham War Memorial is to be found in St. Luke's Churchyard, Banbury Lane, Cold Higham. It takes the form of a single-stepped, square base, surmounted by a square stone plinth, a square to octagonal sectioned column, boss and cross with an angled stone tablet is set on front of plinth. There are 12 names for World War 1 and 2 for World War 2 (not yet transcribed). The memorial was repaired in 2008 as the shaft of cross hads weathered badly and was unstable. The memorial was rededicated 8 November 2015.

Photographs Copyright © Carolynn Langley 2011

IN MEMORY OF THOSE
FROM THIS PARISH
WHO FELL IN
THE GREAT WAR
1914-1919

BOTTOMS Gladys Annie Louisa
Worker 20983, Queen Mary's Army Auxiliary Corps. Died 15/11/1916. Aged 20. Daughter of Thomas and Annie Bottoms, of Fosters Booth.,Northantís Buried in St Lukes Churchyard, Cold Higham, Northants. Grave 542.
BUTCHER F H
No further information currently
DAVIS Albert Ruben
Private 12790 2nd Battalion,. Northamptonshire Regiment Died 09/05/1915 age 26 Son of the late Thomas Davis, of Fosters Booth, Towcester, Northants. Commonwealth War Dead Commemorated ref: Panel 7. The Ploegsteert Memorial, Comines-Warneton, Hainaut Belgium.
DAVIS T
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FOLWELL Harvey Cecil Alfred
Private 3055 44th Battalion, Machine Gun Corps (Infantry) Died 05/07/1918 age 22 Youngest son of James and J. S. Folwell, of Fosters B Daughter of Thomas and Annie Bottoms, of Fosters, Booth.VIII. C. 6. Berlin South-Western Cemetery. Berlin, Brandenburg.Germany.
FURNISS Arthur John
Private 16663 6th Battalion, Northamptonshire Regiment Died 01/07/1916 age 24 Son of John and Mary Furniss, of Field House, Grimscote, Towcester, Northants. Commonwealth War Dead buried ref: VII. C. 6. Dantzig Alley British Cemetery, Mametz, Somme ,France.
FURNISS David Lawrence
Guardsman 15902, 1st Battalion, Grenadier Guards. Killed in action 09/12/1915. Born Cold Higham, enlisted Northampton. Buried in The Royal Irish Rifles Graveyard, Pas de Calais, France. Plot VI. Row A. Grave 9.
FURNISS L P
No further information currently
HARRIS Walter
Private 18367 3rd Battalion, Queen's Own (Royal West Kent Regiment) transf. to (498644) 696th Agricultural Coy. Died 06/11/1918 age 22 Son of John W. A. and Dinah Harris, of Potcote, Towcester, Northants. Commonwealth War Dead buried ref 541. St Lukes Church Cold Higham, Northants.
KABY John Thomas
Private G/19035, 6th Battalion, The Buffs (East Kent Regiment). Killed in action 09/04/1917. Aged 21. Born and resident Cold Higham, enlisted Annan, Northamptonshire. Son of John and Mary Jane Kaby, of Grimscote, Towcester, Northants. Commonwealth War Dead Commemorated ref: Bay 2 The Arras Memorial, Pas de Calais,France
LUCAS J
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TOWNSEND E
Private 50818 1st Battalion, Middlesex Regiment died age 20 17/04/1918. Son of Eli and Maria Townsend, of Grimscote, Northants. Commonwealth War Dead buried ref: IX. F. 36. Mendinghem Military Cemetery , Poperinge, West-Vlaanderen.Belgium.
SECOND WORLD WAR 1939-1945
SURNAME Forenames No further information currently
SURNAME Forenames No further information currently

Last updated 27 December, 2016

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