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WYRE PIDDLE
WORLD WAR 1 & 2 WAR MEMORIAL

World War 1 - Roll of Honour with detailed information
Compiled and copyright © 2004 - Transcribed Sandra Taylor

The Postal District War Memorial can be found in the main post office in Foregate Street in the city centre. The Wyre Piddle Memorial is located outside the village hall in the village. .


Photographs Copyright © Sandra Tayor 2004
 

IN

 
 

GRATEFUL MEMORY

 
 

AND TO THE

 
 

HONOUR AND GLORY

 
 

OF ALL THE

 
 

MEN OF WYRE,

 

W.H. ATTWOOD,

WHO SERVED AND

W. GODDARD,

P.W. ATTWOOD,

SUFFERED FOR

H. HALL,

S.K. ATTWOOD,

THEIR COUNTRY IN

A.J. HOLDER,

H.C. BRADLEY,

THE GREAT WAR,

F.H. LONGLAND,

W.G. BRADLEY,

1914 – 1918

W. NICKLIN,

E.C. BYRD,

 

E.W. NICKLIN,

C.F. COLE,

THE FALLEN,

H. PHIPPS,

G.W. CAMDEN,

 

J. PARTINGTON,

R.W. CAMDEN,

J. ANDREWS,

J. PINCHIN,

C.S. CHOULES,

A. H. BRADLEY,

R. H. ROSE,

D. CHOULES,

E.W. BRADLEY,

H. SOLLIS,

L. CHOULES,

F.M. HANCOCK,

F.H.SHEPHERD,

R. GODDARD,

H.T. ROSE,

S. TINSON,

 

C.R. SOLLIS,

W.J. WINKETT.

 

J.C. SMITH,

 

 

J.B. WAGSTAFF.

 

 

 

 

 

TO THE MEMORY OF THOSE

 

 

WHO, EAGER AT THEIR

 

 

COUNTRY’S CALL,

 

 

STRONG, UNDISMAYED

 

 

SURRENDERED ALL

 

 

 

 

 

ALSO OF

 

 

C.S. ATTWOOD,

 

 

H.C. HAINES,

 

 

P.J. PHIPPS,

 

 

R. PINCHIN,

 

 

WHO FELL IN THE

 

 

WORLD WAR

 

 

1939 – 1945

 

 

H. STEVENS

 

 

REMEMBERED 1995

 
 

1939 – 1945

RON
PAT
HARVEY
CLARENCE

 
1914-1918

ANDREWS

J
possibly either James Oswald Andrews, Private 3025, Queen's Own Worcestershire Hussars (Worcester Yeomanry). Died of wounds 29th April 1916 in Egypt. Age 23. Born and resident Pershire, enlisted Worcester. Son of James and Eliza Andrews, of Head St., Pershore. Buried in KANTARA WAR MEMORIAL CEMETERY, Egypt. Row C Grave 8. or Joseph Andrews, Private 36264, 1st/4th Battalion, Duke of Cornwall's Light Infantry. Died of wounds 13th March 1918 in Alexandria. Born Pershore, enlisted Queensferry, Chester. Formarly 218143, Army Service Corps. Buried in RAMLEH WAR CEMETERY, Israel. Row N Grave 53.

BRADLEY

Albert Henry
Gunner 107942, 113th Battery, 25th Brigade, Royal Field Artillery. Killed in action 11th January 1917 in France & Flanders. Age 30. Born Wye Piddle, enlisted Stratford-on-Avon, Warwickshire. Son of William and Annie Bradley, of Wyre, Pershore. Buried in MARTINPUICH BRITISH CEMETERY, Pas de Calais, France. Row C. Grave 7.

BRADLEY

Ernest William
Private 37889, 12th (Service)(Bristol) Battalion, Gloucestershire Regiment. Killed in action 13th April 1918 in France & Flanders. Age 31. Born Wyre Piddle, enlisted Pershore. Son of Charles Bradley, of Wyre Hill, Pershore. Commemorated on PLOEGSTEERT MEMORIAL, Comines-Warneton, Hainaut, Belgium. Panel 5.

HANCOCK

F M
possibly Fred Mead HAncock, Lance Corporal 2793, Queen's Own Worcestershire Hussars (Worcester Yeomanry). Died in England 25th June 1915. Enlisted Worcester, resident North Newington. Buried in ST. MARY CHURCHYARD, BROUGHTON, Oxfordshire.

ROSE

Harold Thomas
Private 2008277, 10th Battalion, Worcestershire Regiment. Killed in action 21st March 1918 in France & Flanders. Born Pershore, enlisted and resident Kidderminster. Commemorated on ARRAS MEMORIAL, Pas de Calais, France. Bay 6.

SOLLIS

C R
Private S4/064871, Royal Army Service Corps. Died 26th December 1918. Age 21. Son of Harry and Kate Sollis, of Wyre, Pershore. Brueid in GREENWICH CEMETERY, London. Grave I "C." B. 1146.

SMITH

J C
No further information currently available

WAGSTAFF

James Bentley
[Spelt WAGSTAFFE on SDGW] Private 240727, 1st/8th Battalion, Worcestershire Regiment. Killed in action 24th April 1917 in France & Flanders. Enlisted Worcester, resident Wyre Piddle. Commemorated in UNICORN CEMETERY, VEND'HUILE, Aisne, France. Special memorial B. 2.
1939-1945

ATTWOOD

Clarence Sideny
Private 14740757, 3rd Battalion, Monmouthshire Regiment. Died 30th November 1944. Age 19. Son of William Henry and Sarah Ann Attwood, of Wyre, Worcestershire. Buried in GROESBEEK CANADIAN WAR CEMETERY, . Plot XII. Row G. Grave 16.

HAINES

Harvey Cyril
Private 5253721, 5th Battalion, South Staffordshire Regiment. Died 18th August 1944. Age 25. Son of Charles Ernest and Mary Ann Haines, of Wyre Piddle. Buried in BAYEUX WAR CEMETERY, Calvados, France. Plot XIX. Row E. Grave 10.

PHIPPS

Pat[rick] John
Sergeant 941330, 295 Squadron, Royal Air Force Volunteer Reserve. Died 19th May 1943. Age 25. Son of Harry and Mabel Eaton Phipps, of Pershore. Buried south-west of the church in WYRE PIDDLE CHURCHYARD, Wyre Piddle, Worcestershire.

PINCHIN

Ron[ald]
Fusilier 14201669, 6th Battalion, Royal Inniskilling Fusiliers. Died 17th January 1943. Age 20. Son of John and Minnie Pinchin, of Wyre Piddle. Buried in MEDJEZ-EL-BAB WAR CEMETERY, Tunisia. Plot 11. Row E. Grave 8.
    Other

STEVENS

H
No further information currently available

2 February 2005

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