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LINSTEAD PARVA AND LINSTEAD MAGNA WAR MEMORIAL

World War 1 - Roll of Honour with detailed information
Compiled and copyright © Stuart Green 2006

The memorial is in the form of an embrioidery, framed and under glass inside the parish church at Linstead Parva. It contains the names of 5 men who died in World War 1.

1914-1918

ALDRED

Harold James

Believed to be Private G/9845, 8th Battalion, The Buffs (East Kent Regiment). Died 08/11/1916. Age 23. Son of the late John Fair Aldred and Laura M Aldred. Buried at Philosophe British Cemetery, Mazingarbe. The Memorial plaque states H Aldred belonging to the Suffolk Regiment, but no trace of a soldier of that name can be found in that Regiment

BRYANTON

Reginald Cyril

Private 49591, 26th Battalion, Royal Fusiliers. Died 08/05/1918. Born at Rumburgh, resident Linstead Magna. Buried at Braine-Le-Comte Communal Cemetery (Braine-le-Comte Communal Cemetery contains the graves of 33 Commonwealth servicemen of the First World War, all of whom died as prisoners of war)

CHAPMAN

Frank Edward

Private 15074, 11th Battalion, Suffolk Regiment. Died 17/06/1917. Son of J Chapman of Packway Farm, Chediston. Buried at Duisans British Cemetery, Etrun

STEWARD

Samuel R

Private 43091, "A" Company, 7th Battalion, Suffolk Regiment. Died 12/10/1916. Age 20. Son of George and Harriet Steward of Hardle Hall, Linstead Magna. Commemorated on the Thiepval Memorial

TAYLOR

Ernest Albert Isaac

Captain, "B" Battery, 98th Brigade, Royal Field Artillery. Died 23/07/1918. Age 35. Son of the Rev Isaac John Taylor of Linstead Vicarage, Halesworth and the late Mrs Caroline Jane Taylor. Born at Yokohama, Japan. Buried at Sarigol Military Cemetery, Kriston, Greece.

Last updated 11 November, 2006

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