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MIDDLEHAM WAR MEMORIAL

World War 1 & 2 - Detailed information
Compiled and copyright © Gill Cannell & Andrew Dishman 2014

Located in the churchyard of St Mary and St Alkelda Church. Two-stepped base surmounted by tapering plinth, shaft and wheel cross. inscription on bronze plaques on the sides of the plinth. Star of David on front face of cross. Unveiled 1921, the designer was Bland and Brown; the builder was Arthur Eyles. Bronze plaques cleaned annually by local sculptor, Peter Hibbard. Yhe names here have been sorted into alphabetical order within conflict.

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Be thou faithful unto death

BESWICK Digby G.
Pte., 4th Yorks. 14th Feb. 1916
CLARKSON Frederick
Pte., 8th Border. 10th Apl. 1918
COLLINSON Frank
L.Cpl., 1st Border. 1st July 1916
COLLINSON Harold L.
Pte., 4th North Fus. 26th Oct. 1917
DEIGHTON William T.
Cpl., R.A.S.C. 21st Sept. 1917
HANDLEY John C.C.
Pte., Tank Corps. 7th Oct. 1918
MILLER Charles B.
Cpl., 6th Yorks. 21st Aug. 1915
NICHOLSON Charles R.
L.Cpl., 19th North Fus. (Commercials). 13th July 1917
PEACOCK Henry
Pte., 5th Yorks. 23rd Apl. 1917
POTTER Bertie
Pte., 10th Ryl. W. Kents. 10th Aug. 1917
SARGINSON John
Sgt., 11th West Yorks. 4th July 1918
SARGINSON Thomas
Pte., 1st Lincolnshire. 1st June 1918
TEASDALE John W.
Pte., 2nd Yorks. 26th Oct. 1917
THOMAS Rumford
Br., R.F.A. 10th June 1916
TURNER William H.
Gnr., R.F.A. 10th July 1917
WEATHERILL John W.
Pte., Ryl. Fusiliers. 23rd Apl. 1916
Also died in England
BARCLAY David Durell
Sir, Bart. Capt., R.T.O., Late 19th Hussars, 2nd October 1918
RAYNER William Logan
2nd Lieut., The King’s Liverpool Regt. 28th October 1918
1939-1945
BENSON George Edward
A/G., R.A.F., V.R. 12th March 1943
HAMMERTON Thomas Henry
Pte., 2nd West Yorks Regt. 5th June 1942
HARRISON Fred
O/Tel., Royal Navy. 1st March 1944
HOUSEMAN Raymond
Pte., D.L.I. 3rd October 1943
HOUSEMAN Raymond
Gr., R.A. 18th June 1943
TERRY Harry
Sgt., R.A.F. V.R. 5th March 1943

Last updated 31 July, 2014

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