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AMBLE ST CUTHBERTS WAR MEMORIALS

World War 1 & 2 Detailed Information
Compiled and copyright © Transcribed June Watson, researched Martin Edwards 2006

The First World War memorial is in the form of a marble tablet on inside wall of St Cuthbert's Church of England Church, Church St, Amble, Northumberland. It contains an inscription and a list of names. There are various other individual memorials on the walls within the church. There is also a citation to RRS Martin, DCM, R.A.M.C. A further tablet lists the names of those men who fell in World War 2.

 
Photograph Copyright © June Watson 2006

To the Glory of God and in proud and loving memory of
The men of this parish, who laid down their lives in the Great War 1914-1918

ADAMSON

R

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AITCHISON

W T

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ANDERSON

G

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ANGUS

J F J

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ARCHBOLD

D E

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BAILEY

A

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BARRETT

A

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BELL

J C

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BELL

J G

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BELL

W

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BICKERTON

F

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BRIGGS

V

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BROWN

A

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BROWN

H G

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BROWN

J

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BROWN

R

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BROWN

T

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BROWN

T H N

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BROWNLOW

W E

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BUDDLE

John Robert

Lance Corporal 267434, 1st/6th Battalion (Territorial), Northumbelrand Fusiliers. Killed in action 26th May 1917. Enlisted Alnwick. No known grave. Commemorated on ARRAS MEMORIAL, Pas de Calais, France. Bay 2 and 3. See also Amble, Bede Street Club and also Amble Town and also Amble Church of England School

BUDDLE

William

Private 2646, 1st/7th Battalion (Territorial), Northumberland Fusiliers. Killed in action 15th September 1916. Aged 23. Enlisted Alnwick. Son of the late Henry and Ann Buddle, of 6, Edwin St., Amble, Northumberland. No known grave. Commemorated on THIEPVAL MEMORIAL, Somme, France. Pier and Face 10 B 11 B and 12 B. See also Amble, Bede Street Club and also Amble Town and also Amble Church of England School

BURGE

M

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BURGESS

E V

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BURN

J

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CARSTON

G W

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CAVERS

W

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CLANCY

W

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CLANCY

W J

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CLARK

G B

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COCKBURN

J

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CURRY

G

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DARBY

W E

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DARLING

A

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DAVIDSON

J R

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DAVIDSON

J W

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DAVIS

T

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DAVISON

N

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DAWSON

Jas

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DAWSON

J

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DENNISON

A

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DIXON

Jas

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DIXON

J

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DOUGLAS

A

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DOUGLAS

F

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DOUGLAS

J

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DOUGLAS

J B

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DOUGLAS

J W

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DOUGLAS

R

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DOUGLAS

W

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DOUGLAS

W F

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DUNN

William Alfred

Private 13400, 1st Battalion, Northumberland Fusiliers. Killed in action 14th July 1916. Aged 26. Born Accrington, enlisted Amble. Son of John and Sarah Dunn, of Albert St., Amble, Morpeth; husband of the late Alice Dunn. No known grave. Commemorated on THIEPVAL MEMORIAL, Somme, France. Pier and Face 10 B 11 B and 12 B. See also Amble, Bede Street Club and also Amble Town and also Amble Church of England School

EARNSHAW

O

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ELLIOTT

T

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FEALEY

L

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FERGUSON

J G

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FINDLAY

D

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FOSTER

J R

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GAIR

J E

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GEGGIE

G

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GLASS

W

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GREY

M H

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GREY

R

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HALL

P

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HALLIDAY

W

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HAMILTON

T

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HARBOTTLE

J

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HARBOTTLE

W H

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HEDLEY

F

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HEDLEY

G R

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HEDLEY

L

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HEDLEY

M

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HEDLEY

W D

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HENDERSON

D T

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HENSHALL

R H

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HORN

W J

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HORNER

G

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HUMBLE

William Edward

Private 146645, 50th Battalion, Machine Gun Corps (Infantry). Killed in action 17th October 1918. Born and enlisted Amble. Formerly 31804, South Staffordshire Regiment. Buried in QUIETISTE MILITARY CEMETERY, LE CATEAU, Nord, France. Plot/Row/Section B. Grave 8. See also Amble, Bede Street Club and also Amble Town and also Amble Church of England School

IRELAND

William

Private 3747, 1st/7th Battalion (Territorial), Northumberland Fusiliers. Died of wounds 17th September 1916. Aged 32. Enlisted Alnwick. Son of James and Jane Ireland, of 48, Middleton St., Amble, Morpeth, Northumberland. Buried in HEILLY STATION CEMETERY, MERICOURT-L'ABBE, Somme, France. Plot II. Row H. Grave 57. See also Amble, Bede Street Club and also Amble Town and also Amble Church of England School

JONES

J

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LEE

J

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LUCKHURST

F J

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LYALL

W E M

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MACDONALD

J

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MACDONALD

J

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MACKAY

A

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MARLEY

E

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McINNES

Robert Donald

Second Lieutenant, 17th Battalion, Lancashire Fusiliers. Died of wounds 30th March 1918. Aged 36. Son of Robert G. and the late Ellen M. McInnes; husband of Eleanor McInnes, of Amble, Northumberland. Buried in WARLOY-BAILLON COMMUNAL CEMETERY EXTENSION, Somme, France. Plot VIII. Row E. Grave 9. See also Amble, Bede Street Club and also Amble Town and also Amble Church of England School

KING

J R

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MERIVALE

F

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MERIVALE

J W

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MILLER

E

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MILLER

J H

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MILLER

T

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MITCHESON

A

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MORTON

W

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MOSSMAN

Robert Stephen

Sergeant 885, 1st/7th Battalion (Territorial), Northumberland Fusiliers. Died 26th April 1915. Born Amble, enlisted Alnwick. No known grave. Commemorated on YPRES (MENIN GATE) MEMORIAL, Ieper, West-Vlaanderen, Belgium. Panel 8 and 12. See also Amble, Bede Street Club and also Amble Town and also Amble Church of England School

MOSSMAN

W T

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MURRAY

C E

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MURRAY

Ernest

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NAIRN

W

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NICHOLSON

R

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OLIVER

G

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ORMSTON

A

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PARK

T H

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PATTISON

J W

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PITCHFORD

A

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PITCHFORD

E

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PRATT

James Sanderson

Abvle Seaman TZ/770, Howe Battalion, Royal Naval Division, Royal Naval volunteer Reserve. Died 28th October 1917. Aged 30. Son of Andrew Dryden Pratt and Jane Pratt, of 9, Bede Street, Amble, Northumberland. Served in the Dardanelles Campaign with the Collingwood Battalion. Buried in NINE ELMS BRITISH CEMETERY, Poperinge, West-Vlaanderen, Belgium. Plot VII. Row B. Grave 2.

There is also a memorial tablet wihin the church:

"To the glory of God and in loving memory of JAMES SANDERSON PRATT A.B. of the HOWE Batt. R.N.D. who died of wounds received in action October 28, 1917 aged 30 years and is buried in Nine Elms British Cemetry near Poperinghe,Belgium

The strife is o'er, the battle done; Now is the victor's triumph won. O let the song of praise be sung. Alleliua!"

See also Amble, Bede Street Club and Amble Town

PRINGLE

R

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PRINGLE

Robert Henry

Private 3771, "D" Company, 1st/7th Battalion (Territorial), Northumberland Fusiliers. Killed in action 14th November 1916. Aged 24. Enlisted Alnwick. Only son of Isabella Matthews (formerly Pringle), of 13, Edwin St., Amble, Morpeth, Northumberland, and the late Henry James Pringle. Buried in WARLENCOURT BRITISH CEMETERY, Pas de Calais, France. Plot VI. Row D. Grave 7. Stained glass window dedicated as follows:

"To the glory and in memory of Private Robert Henry Pringle who fell in action in France on the 14 Nov 1916 aged 24 years. Erected by his mother."

PUNTER

J H

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ROBERTS

G D

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ROBERTSON

A W

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ROLLO

D

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ROSS

A

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RUTHERFORD

D H

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RUTTER

J T

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RUTTER

T

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RUTTER

T W

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SCOTT

H

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SCOTT

J

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SCOTT

T W

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SHOTTON

H

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SHOTTON

L

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SIMPSON

T

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SMETHAM

E

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SMITH

W

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SMITH

W

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SPOWART

M

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STEWART

W

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STOKOE

R

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STRAUGHAN

J E

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STUART

M R

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SUMMERBELL

W

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TAIT, DCM

Adam

Sergeant 12801, 12th/13th Battalion, Northumberland Fusiliers. Killed in action 27th April 1918. Born Alnwick, enlisted Amble. Awarded the Distinguished Conduct Medal (D.C.M.). No known grave. Commemorated on TYNE COT MEMORIAL, Zonnebeke, West-Vlaanderen, Belgium. Panel 19 to 23 and 162. See also Amble, Bede Street Club and Amble Town

TAIT

E H

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TAYLOR

H

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TAYLOR

J R

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TAYLOR

T

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THOMPSON

T

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TINDAL

P

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TROBE

J

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TROTTER

G

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TURNBULL

N

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TURNBULL

R H

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WADE

J H

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WALLACE

A

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WALLER

J G

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WARDROPE

S

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WEBB

E

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WEDDELL

W

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WILSON

J

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WINTRIP

J

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Framed citation with decorated text donated to the Church
by the family of Sergt. R R S Martin DCM, R.A.M.C. 72nd Field Ambulance

To "Sergt. R R S Martin. DCM. R.A.M.C, 72nd Field Ambulance

Dear Sir

We representing the townspeople of Amble desire to express our esteem and admiration of your gallantry on many occasions as stretcher bearer and for tending the wounded under heavy fire for which you have been awarded the Distinguished Conduct Medal by His Majesty King George V.

We ask you to accept this address as a token of our appreciation of your bravery and of the great honour you have been the means of bringing to our town. That others reading it in days to come may have their imaginations kindled and their minds inspired by the memory of your noble acts, and that all may learn that they too have a part in, and a duty to our great inderitance The British Empire.

It is deeds such as yours that have built it up and made it glorious. Signed by Thomas Tulley-(Chairman), Charles W Scholey-(Treasurer), David D Kennedy-(Secretary)"

To the glory of God and in memory of
the men of this parish who gave their lives
in the World War 1939-1945

ALLAN

W

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ANDERSON

C E

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ANDERSON

J W

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ANDERSON

R A

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ARMSTRONG

J

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BASTON

R A

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BAXTER

G R H

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BEAL

H

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BELL

J

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BOLTON

J H

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BRODIE

W

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BROWN

J

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BROWN

J

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BROWN

J

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BROWN

J

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BROWN

J S

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CHRISP

R B

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COATES

C

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COULSON

R

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CRACKETT

S

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CRAM

G E

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DARLING

C

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DAVIS

T

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DAVISON

F

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DIXON

R A

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DOLEMAN

J

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DOUGLAS

W

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EARNSHAW

G

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ENGLISH

R F

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FORSYTH

J

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GARDNER

J

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GLASS

W

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GRAY

A E

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GREEN

W T

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HALL

C

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HEDLEY

W

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HENDERSON

G M

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HEWITSON

R

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HULTGREN

C M

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HUME

R J

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HUME

S

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JOHNSON

J G

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KAY

R M

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LOCKEY

S

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MILLER

R A

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MOFFAT

W

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MOSSMAN

R

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MOSSMAN

W

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MURRAY

J B

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REDPATH

R

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RIDDELL

N G

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RUTHERFORD

M

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RYAN

J

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SCOTT

W H

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SHEARER

A L P

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SMAILES

G

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STEWART

J G

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STONE

N

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STRAFFEN

G M

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STRAFFEN

J O

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STRAKER

C

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SURTEES

A

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TATE

J H K

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THOMPSON

R

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WALLACE

J

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WHITE

G

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WHITE

G B

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WILLS

W J

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