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ST MICHAEL
THE ARCHANGEL, LITLINGTON WAR MEMORIAL

World War 1 & 2 - Roll of Honour with detailed information
Compiled and copyright © Transcribed Janet Graves 2004

Photographs Copyright © Janet Graves 2004

1914 – 1919
REMEMBER WITH THANKSGIVING THE TRUE AND FAITHFUL MEN
WHO IN THESE YEARS OF WAR WENT FORTH FROM THIS PLACE FOR
GOD AND THE RIGHT. THE NAMES OF THOSE WHO RETURNED NOT
ARE HERE INSCRIBED TO BE HONOURED FOR EVERMORE.

CONSTABLE

Harry

Gunner 2681, "Z" 29th T.M. Battery, Royal Field Artillery. Died 1st May 1916 in France & Flanders. Age 23. Born at Dringhouses, York. Enlisted Lewes, Sussex. Son of George Henry and Harriett Constable, of Clapham Lane, Litlington, Berwick, Sussex. Buried in VILLERS-BOCAGE COMMUNAL CEMETERY EXTENSION, Somme, France. Grave E. 4.

TICEHURST

Alfred

Private G/1439, 2nd Battalion, Royal Sussex Regiment. Killed in action 9th May 1915 in France & Flanders. Age 19. Born and enlisted Eastbourne. Son of Richard and Mary Ticehurst, of Church Farm, Titlington (sic - probbaly Litlington), Polegate, Sussex. Commemorated on LE TOURET MEMORIAL, Pas de Calais, France. Panel 20 and 21.

Not on memorial but buried in the churchyard

STOBBART

W

Shoeing Smith 47712, 14th (King's) Hussars. Died 4th December 1918. Age 31. Husband of J. Stobbart, of Church Farm, Litlington. Buried South West of Church in LITLINGTON CHURCHYARD, Litlington, Sussex.

1939-1945

WALDEN

William Douglas

Flying Officer 128386, 31 Squadron, Royal Air Force Volunteer Reserve (S.A.A.F.) Died 29th June 1944. Age 27. Son of E. H. and Elizabeth Walden, of Lower Willingdon, Sussex. Commemorated on MALTA MEMORIAL, Malta. Panel 13, Column 2.

BUCKNALL

Richard Drummond-Hay

Captain IA/1342, 2nd Battalion, 2nd King Edward VII's Own Gurkha Rifles (The Sirmoor Rifles). Died in the Battle for Singapore 10th February 1942. Age 45. Son of William St. Vincent Bucknall and of Louisa Caroline Bucknall (nee Drummond Hay); husband of Audrey Bucknall (nee Bucknall), of Litlington, Sussex. King's Cadet, Royal Military Academy, Sandhurst, 1915. Commemorated on SINGAPORE MEMORIAL, Kranji War Cemetery, Singapore. Column 321.

AT THE GOING DOWN OF THE SUN AND IN
THE MORNING, WE WILL REMEMBER THEM

16 May 2004

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