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BIRMINGHAM, SPARKBROOK, CONWAY ROD SCHOOL WAR MEMORIAL

World War 1 - Roll of Honour with detailed information
Compiled and copyright © Martin Edwards 2008

This memorial lists those who served but includes two who paid the ultimate acrifice. The details are taken from an old postacrd and not much is known about this memorial. The names are listed here strictly as set out on the memorial with intervening sections, e.g. The Navy, in the same locations.

From an old postcard

CONWAY ROAD SCHOOL
OLD BOYS WHO SERVED THEIR
COUNTRY IN THE GREAT EUROPEAN WAR

GOD SAVE THE KING

NOT FOR HIMSELF BUT
FOR HIS COUNTRY

THE NAVY

BAKER

Wilfred

Royal Marine Light Infantry

CALVEY

John

H.M.S. Cumberland

CAPEWELL

Fred

H.M.S. Lion (Marked with a +)

COPPLESTONE

William

H.M.S. King Edwards 7th

DOVEY

Cornelius

No further information

FLAVELL

Harold

H.M.S. Amphion

GATTY

Charles

H.M.S. Cossack

HASKINS

William

H.M.S. St. Vincent

HISCOX

C H

H.M.S. Princess Royal

JOBSON

William J

H.M.S. Palace (Marked with a +)

MACKAY

J

Arificer Repairingship, Portsmouth

PETTITT

T E

H.M.S. Impregnable

PULLEN

Harold

H.M.S. Maori

SHEPPARD

A

Portsmouth Barracks

TODDINGTON

T

H.M.S. Queen Elizabeth

WILLDAY

Percy Clarence

[Listed as C WILLDAY on memorial] Private PLY/312(S), Plymouth Battalion, Royal Naval Division, Royal Marine Light Infantry. Killed in action 13th June 1915. Aged 19. With the Mesopotamian Expeditionary Force from 6th February 1915 until his on 13th June 1915. Son of Mrs. Elizabeth Willday, of 97, Florriemore Rd., Little Bromwich, Birmingham. No known grave. Commemorated on HELLES MEMORIAL, Turkey. Panel 2 to 7.

WOODS

A

H.M.S. Southampton

THE ARMY

Cavalry

DIPPLE

C H

15th Hussars

FILKIN

S G

1st Worcestershire Yeomanry

HAYWARD

F

Warwickshire Yeomanry

STRINGER

F

Warwickshire Yeomanry

TRICKETT

A C

Earl of Chester's Yeomanry

WILLIS

A

Warwickshire Yeomanry

Artillery

JACKSON

Frederick

2nd. Lieutenant, Royal Field Artillery

ALEXANDER

L J

Royal Field Artillery

ANSELL

H

Royal Field Artillery

BURLEY

D

Royal Field Artillery

CARTWRIGHT

W

Royal Field Artillery

CASHMORE

F

Royal Field Artillery

DAY

G

Royal Field Artillery

DEAN

W

Royal Field Artillery

DIPPLE

H B

Royal Field Artillery

FENTON

A C

Royal Field Artillery

GATTY

T

Royal Field Artillery

GUEST

W

Royal Field Artillery

HALL

R

Royal Field Artillery

HAMMOND

B

Royal Field Artillery

HAND

J

Royal Field Artillery

HISCOX

A

Royal Field Artillery

LEWIS

B

Royal Field Artillery

MADDEN

H

Royal Field Artillery

MADDEN

L

Royal Field Artillery

MITCHELL

J

Royal Field Artillery

MERCOTT

J

Royal Field Artillery

NICHOLAS

A

Royal Field Artillery

PAGE

H

Royal Field Artillery

ROURKE

W

Royal Field Artillery

SHEPPARD

H S

Royal Field Artillery

SIMMONS

W

Royal Field Artillery

TOMS

G

Royal Field Artillery

TONGUE

F

Royal Field Artillery

VAUGHAN

G

Royal Field Artillery

WAIN

R

Royal Field Artillery

WARNER

A

Royal Field Artillery

THE ARMY

WARNER

H

Royal Field Artillery

VENABLE

H

Royal Horse Artillery

EDENBOROUGH

J H

Royal Engineers

ADAMS

H

Royal Garrison Artillery

KERRIDGE

J

Royal Garrison Artillery

NEAL

A

Royal Garrison Artillery

VENABLES

W

Royal Garrison Artillery

ROSIER

E

Royal Engineers

SHEPPARD

E L

Royal Engineers

WALLACE

B

Royal Engineers

WHITEHEAD

J

Royal Engineers

MOORE

H

Royal Engineers

ADCOCK

L

Royal Army Medical Corps

BEACH

G

Royal Army Medical Corps

BOWDEN

W

Royal Army Medical Corps

POPLE

B

Royal Army Medical Corps

STERNBERG

A

Royal Army Medical Corps

THOMPSON

L

Royal Army Medical Corps

SMITH

E

Royal Flying Corps

ROWLANDSON

S

2nd. Lieutenant, Army Service Corps

APPERLEY

W

Army Service Corps

FANTHOM

R

Army Service Corps

LEES

H

Army Service Corps

NEWMAN

A

Army Service Corps

PARKES

C W

Army Service Corps

PARSONS

J N

Army Service Corps

WILLIAMS

A E

Army Service Corps

MILLS

E

Army Service Corps

PIGGOTT

D W

Australian Expeditionary Force

WILLIAMS

R

Australian Expeditionary Force

MIDGLEY

V

Canadian Expeditionary Force - cannot locate on Candian Archives

WOODS

H W

Canadian Expeditionary Force - probably Harry Wheeler Woods. 57040, 20th Battalion, Canadian Infantry. Born 4th September 1890 in Hartlepool, co Durham. Son of James Woods, of 3 Farm Road, Sparkbrrok, Birmignham. Plumber by trade. Served witht he Birmingham Artillery for 3 years. Unmarried. Passed fit 9th November 1914 and enlisted 11th November 1914 at Toronoto, aged 24 years 2 months. Height 5 feet 4½' inches, girth 32 inches, complexion dark, eyes brown, hair black. Church of England. National Archives of Canada Accession Reference: RG 150, Accession 1992-93/166, Box 10562 - 4

SHEPPARD

R

Royal Engineers

Infantry

 

 

NORTON

G

Coldstream Guards

BROWN

L

9th King's Royal Rifle Corps

TURNEY

W

4th King's Royal Rifle Corps

UPTON

O

9th King's Royal Rifle Corps

HUNT

F W

Royal irish Fusiliers

WALKER

H

Royal irish Fusiliers

WATKIN

A C

Assistant Master, 8th Royal Warwickshire Regiment

MACKINTOSH

C F

2nd. Lieutenant, 12th Royal Warwickshire Regiment

ADAMS

J

6th Royal Warwickshire Regiment

ADLINGTON

L

3rd Royal Warwickshire Regiment

APPERLEY

A

6th Royal Warwickshire Regiment

APPERLEY

F

9th Royal Warwickshire Regiment

AVERNE

G

5th Royal Warwickshire Regiment

BARGERY

W

6th Royal Warwickshire Regiment

BARNETT

B

6th Royal Warwickshire Regiment

BARNETT

E

6th Royal Warwickshire Regiment

BURRON

W

6th Royal Warwickshire Regiment

BAYLIS

A

16th Royal Warwickshire Regiment (3rd City)

BEAMOND

J

5th Royal Warwickshire Regiment

BEASLEY

G

6th Royal Warwickshire Regiment

BUTLER

C

6th Royal Warwickshire Regiment

COATES

F

13th Royal Warwickshire Regiment

DAVIES

H V

14th Royal Warwickshire Regiment (1st City)

EDDEN

S C

6th Royal Warwickshire Regiment

EDDEN

W

6th Royal Warwickshire Regiment

EDWARDS

S

15th Royal Warwickshire Regiment(2nd City)

FREEMAN

J

10th Royal Warwickshire Regiment

GARDENER

F

11th Royal Warwickshire Regiment

GARLICK

F

6th Royal Warwickshire Regiment

GILL

R

8th Royal Warwickshire Regiment

GUNNER

H

16th Royal Warwickshire Regiment (3rd City)

HALE

T A

16th Royal Warwickshire Regiment (3rd City)

HAWLEY

W

6th Royal Warwickshire Regiment

HERBERT

T

16th Royal Warwickshire Regiment (3rd City)

HIND

C

6th Royal Warwickshire Regiment

JARRETT

J

16th Royal Warwickshire Regiment (3rd City)

JONES

E

6th Royal Warwickshire Regiment

KIMBERLEY

J

5th Royal Warwickshire Regiment

LITTLEWOOD

R

6th Royal Warwickshire Regiment

LOWE

R

17th Royal Warwickshire Regiment (1st City)

MOORE

G

16th Royal Warwickshire Regiment (3rd City)

PARKES

H

Royal Warwickshire Regiment

PRITCHARD

H

16th Royal Warwickshire Regiment (3rd City)

ROBINSON

H

16th Royal Warwickshire Regiment (3rd City)

ROSIER

W

10th Royal Warwickshire Regiment

RUDLAND

E

16th Royal Warwickshire Regiment (3rd City)

RUDLAND

Walter A

Private 3470, 2nd Battalion, Royal Warwickshire Regiment. Killed in action 13th March 1915. Born Bath, enlisted Birmingham. No known grave. Commemorated on LE TOURET MEMORIAL, Pas de Calais, France. Panel 6.

SHIPLEY

F

8th Royal Warwickshire Regiment

SKILLICORN

G

6th Royal Warwickshire Regiment

WALKER

G

4th Royal Warwickshire Regiment

WEAR

H

6th Royal Warwickshire Regiment

WHITE

S

16th Royal Warwickshire Regiment (3rd City)

WILCOX

L

15th Royal Warwickshire Regiment (2nd City)

WILLIS

P

5th Royal Warwickshire Regiment

WOODCOCK

A

6th Royal Warwickshire Regiment

WARNER

J

Royal Welsh Fusiliers

DAVIS

T

Duke of Cornwall's Light Infantry

STALLARD

H

Duke of Cornwall's Light Infantry

SMITH

L

Dublin Fusiliers

UPTON

L

9th Gloucestershire Regiment

CONSTABLE

A

2nd Oxfordshire and Buckinghamshire Light Infantry

DOBSON

R

3rd Oxfordshire and Buckinghamshire Light Infantry

ELLIOTT

S

6th Oxfordshire and Buckinghamshire Light Infantry

HIGNELL

W

Oxfordshire and Buckinghamshire Light Infantry

TRICKETT

B

6th Oxfordshire and Buckinghamshire Light Infantry

TOY

J A

Oxfordshire and Buckinghamshire Light Infantry

FENTON

T

5th South Staffordshire Regiment

GARDNER

A

4th South Staffordshire Regiment

MILNER

F

South Staffordshire Regiment

NEALE

H C

5th South Staffordshire Regiment

SMITH

H

4th South Staffordshire Regiment

GARDNER

C

5th Royal Warwickshire Regiment

DOUGHTY

E

5th Duke of Edinburgh's (Wiltshire Regiment) (Marked with a +)

TURNER

W

7th Duke of Edinburgh's (Wiltshire Regiment)

WHATTON

A

7th Duke of Edinburgh's (Wiltshire Regiment)

ARLINGTON

C

6th Royal Warwickshire Regiment

HINKS

A

17th Royal Warwickshire Regiment (1st City)

BRAMPTON

H

10th Worcestershire Regiment

BRINDLEY

T

5th Worcestershire Regiment

HAYNES

A

10th Worcestershire Regiment

Last updated 10 September, 2008

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