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GRENDON - Roll of Honour

World War 1 & 2 - Roll of Honour with detailed information
Compiled and copyright © 2003 Martin Edwards

The memorial stands in the churchyard overlooking the road running through the village. There is also a separate list in the church plus a list of men who served in the second world war.

Photographs Copyright © Martin Edwards - 2003

IN MEMORY OF

UNDERWOOD Reuben

Private 13050, 1st Battalion, Northamptonshire Regiment. Killed in action Sunday 9th May 1915 in France & Flanders. Born Grendon, enlisted Northampton. Commemorated on LE TOURET MEMORIAL, Pas de Calais, France. Panel 28 to 30.

LABRAM Frederick

Private 56332, 9th Battalion, Royal Welsh Fusiliers. Killed in action Tuesday 31st July 1917 in France & Flanders. Age 19. Born and resident Grendon, enlisted Northampton. Son of John and Rhoda Labram, of Grendon. Formerly 32207, Northamptonshire Regiment. Commemorated on YPRES (MENIN GATE) MEMORIAL, Ieper, West-Vlaanderen, Belgium. Panel 22.

BLACK Sydney

Lance Corporal 14374, 2nd Battalion, Northamptonshire Regiment. Died of wounds Thursday 8th July 1915 in France & Flanders. Age 22. Born Grendon, enlisted Northampton. Son of M. C. Black, of Chequers Lane, Grendon, and the late Thomas Black. Buried in BAILLEUL COMMUNAL CEMETERY EXTENSION (NORD), Nord, France. Grave I. D. 88.

BOWERS Douglas Phillips

Private 3140, 1/6th (Territorial Force) Battalion, South Staffordshire Regiment. Died of wounds Friday 15th October 1915 in France & Flanders. Age 20. Born Daventry, enlisted Woverhampton, resident Grendon. Son of Mr. R. T. Bowers, of The Grange, Long Buckby, Rugby. Buried in CHOCQUES MILITARY CEMETERY, Pas de Calais, France. Grave I. G. 47.

BREALEY William George

Private 27921, 10th Battalion, East Yorkshire Regiment. Killed in action Sunday 24th March 1918 in France & Flanders. Age 24. Born and enlisted Northampton. Son of Charles Brealey, of Grendon. Formerly 4575, Northamptonshire Regiment. Commemorated on ARRAS MEMORIAL, Pas de Calais, France. Bay 4 and 5

PARKER Joseph

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MEN OF GRENDON OUR GALLANT DEAD
WHO FELL IN THE GREAT WAR
1914-1919
ALSO
IN MEMORY OF
CRAWLEY Vernon William

Private 5887029, 5th Battalion, Northamptonshire Regiment. Died Wednesday 22nd May 1940. Age 21. Son of William and Beatrice Crawley, of Grendon. Buried in HEVERLEE WAR CEMETERY, Leuven, Vlaams-Brabant, Belgium. Grave 1. K. 4.

PENDRED Frederick Sydney

Driver 1877935, 216 Army Field Company, Royal Engineers. Died Wednesday 29th May 1940. Buried in ETAPLES MILITARY CEMETERY, Pas de Calais, France. Grave 46. C. 8.

WHO GAVE THEIR LIVES
IN THE GREAT WAR
1939-1945
THEY SHALL NOT GROW OLD

12 June 2003

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