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BADSWORTH AND THORPE AUDLIN WAR MEMORIAL

World War 1 & 2 - Detailed information
Compiled & Copyright © Bill Henderson 2008

The memorial for Badsworth and Thorpe Audlin is inside Badsworth Parish Church.

Photograph Copyright © Bill Henderson 2008

1914 -1918

BAILEY

S

No further information currently available

CALVERT

E

Lance Corporal 29747, 9th Battalion, King’s Own (Yorkshire Light Infantry). Died 26th August 1918. Aged 22. Son of William and Annie Calvert of 1, Railway Cottages, Wrangbrook, Buried Warlencourt British Cemetery, France. Plot 1V. Row F. Grave 39

CROSS

Charles

Private, 5th Battalion, King’s Own (Yorkshire Light Infantry). Killed in action 20th July 1918. Aged 22. Born Wnetbridge, enlisted Ponmtefract. Son of George and Sarah Cross of Wentbridge, Pontefract. Commemorated  Soissons Memorial

CUTT

Harry

Private 40655 6th Battalion, Kings Own Scottish Borderers. Died 22nd October 1917. Aged 35. Son of Mary Cutt of Bell Lane Terrace, Ackworth Moor Top, Pontefract. No known grave. Commemorated Tyne Cot Memorial, Belgium. Panel 66 to 68

CUTT

Wilfred

Private 203643, 2/4th Battalion, Leicestershire Regiment. Died of wounds 22nd October 1917. Aged 25. Born Upton, enlisted Pontefract, resident Badsworth. Son of Mary Cutt, of Bell Lane Terrace, Ackworth Moor Top, Pontefract. Buried Noeux-Les-Mines Communal Cemetery Extension, Plot 11. Row C. Grave 21

DENT

J H

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EYRE

R

No further information currently available

HANLEY

Wilfred

Private 39042, 12th (Service)(Sheffield) Battalion, Yorkshire and Lancashire Regiment. Killed in action 12th May 1917. Aged 21. Born Badsworth, enlisted Barnsley. Son of GeorgeaAnd Edith Mary Handley, of Upton Common, Pontefract, No known grave. Commemorated on Arras Memorial, Pas de Calais, France. Bay 8

HEMMING

A

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JOHNSON, DCM

W

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JOHNSTONE, DSO

J

Lieutenant-Colonel. No further information currently available

JOSH

F

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LEES

Fred

Private 64612, 12th/13th Battalion, Northumberland Fusiliers. Died 23rd August 1918. Aged 19. Son of Walter and Emma Lees of Lloyd Moor, Badsworth. No known grave. Commemorated On Vis-En-Artois Memorial, France, Panel 3

LILLE

S

No further information currently available

LINDSAY

Albert

Private 242016, 2/5th Battalion, King's Own (Yrokshire Light Infantry). Killed in action 3rd May 1917. Born Thorpe Audlin, enlisted Ackworth Moor Top.

LISTER

H

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MORTON

A

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MURGATROYD, MM

Albert

Driver 775380, 245th (West Riding) Brigade, Royal Field Artillery. Died 13th May 1917. Aged 25. Son of John William and Mary A Murgatroyd of Seals Buildings, Bracken Hill, Ackworth. Buried Laventie Military Cemetery, La Gorgue, . Plot 1. Row A. Grave 11.

PARSONS

W

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PYCOCK, MM

Percy [Waldemar]

Sergeant 37571, 319th Siege Battery, Royal Garrison Artillery. Died 8th May 1918. Died 23. Son of W M And S Pycock of The Poplars Farm, Moor Top, Ackworth. Buried in Lissenthoek Military Cemetery. Plot XXV111. Row H. Grave 16

RIGBY

J

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ROWLEY

L

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SHARPE

Samuel Gordon

Ordinary Telegraphist Tyneside Z/11487, H.M.C.M.B. "No 31" (Tender to HMS Argent), Royal Naval Volunteer Reserve. Died 7th April 1918. Aged 18. Son Of Samuel And Sarah Sharpe Of 8 Green Field Terrace, High Ackworth, Buried Nunhead (All Saints) Cemetery, London, Screen Wall 34. 4270

STOKER

Walter

Sapper 144711, no. 7 Depot Company, E.T.C, Royal Engineers (Deganwy). Killed in action 30th March 1918. Born Ackworth Moor Top, enlisted Doncaster, resident Pontefract.

THORPE

E

No further information currently available

WOOD

Walter [Ernest]

Private 16271, 9th (Service) Battalion, Yortk and Lancaster Regiment. Killed in action 13th September 1916. Born Badsworth, enlisted Wakefield, resident Pontefract.

Last updated 17 June, 2008

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