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WHORLTON PARISH ROLL OF HONOUR

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Compiled and copyright © Michael Peck 2009

The Roll of Honour for Whorlton Parish is to be found within Holy Cross Church, Swainsby, Yorkshire. There are several other brass plaques as well.

Photograph Copyright © Michael Peck 2009

ROLL OF HONOUR
FOR
WHORLTON PARISH

(1914-1918)

BABER Charles H
Public Schools Battalion.
BOYES Edward
Army Service Corps.
CARLTON Harold
Royal Army Medical Corps.
CARLTON John Wilfred
9th Battalion, Yorkshire Regiment.
COULSON Arthur
Royal Army Medical Corps.
COULSON Thomas W
Dragoon Guards.
DALE Ernest
Dragoon Guards.

Private GS/20016. 2nd Dragoon Guards (Queen’s Bays). Killed in action 11th April 1917. Born Crathorne Yarm and enlisted Thirsk, Yorks. Commemorated Athies Communal Cemetery Extension. G.25.
DANBY John
4th Battalion, Yorkshire Regiment.
FARRELL Charles
Army Service Corps.
FORTUNE Charles
Royal Engineers.
GRANT Archibald S
Army Service Corps.
HAMMOND Alfred
East Yorkshire Regiment.
HARKER John Joseph
Durham Light Infantry.
HARKER Thomas W
3rd Battalion, Yorkshire Regiment.
HOLBORN Reginald
3/4th Battalion, West Riding Regiment.
KITCHING Fred J
King’s Royal Rifle Corps.
KITCHING James C
Yorkshire Hussars Yeomanry.
MITCHINSON John B
Army Service Corps.
MOHUN Thomas W E
Army Service Corps Remount Department.
MUIR J Thomas
Army Service Corps.
NELSON Horace
Teeside Battalion.
NELSON Horace J
R A (Royal Artillery?).
ROBINSON Cecil G
Royal Field Artillery.
ROBINSON Frank
4th Battalion, Yorkshire Regiment.
ROUTLEDGE Robert
Royal Field Artillery.
SANDERSON John J
R A (Royal Artillery?).
SAYER William
Army Service Corps.
SIMPSON Norman H
Royal Field Artillery.
TEMPLE Arthur
14th Battalion, Yorkshire Regiment.

Private 36728. 19th Battalion, Lancashire Fusiliers, formerly 25261 Yorkshire Regiment. Killed in action 25th April 1918. Born Swainby, enlisted Middlesbrough and resident Northallerton, Yorks. Commemorated Tyne Cot Memorial. Panel 54 to 60 and 163A.
TEMPLE John R
14th Battalion, Yorkshire Regiment.
WALTON Charles
Royal Engineers.
WARD Alfred
Royal Field Artillery.

Gunner 44584. 118th Battery, 130th Brigade, Royal Field Artillery. Died Salonika 31st October 1918, aged 25 years. Son of John and Hannah Ward of Swainby, Yorks. Enlisted Northallerton and resident Swainby, Yorks. Commemorated Mikra British Cemetery. 707.
WILKINSON Fred
Mounted Police.
WILKINSON John William
Northumberland Fusiliers.
WILKINSON Joseph
Dragoon Guards.
WILSON William Herbert
4th Battalion, Yorkshire Regiment.

Private 30117. 1st Battalion, Border Regiment, formerly 3263 Yorkshire Regiment. Killed in action 27th January 1917. Born Danby, enlisted Northallerton and resident Swainby, Yorks. Commemorated Thiepval Memorial. Pier and Face 6A and 7C.
YARROW Ernest
Army Service Corps.
YOUNG George
Royal Field Artillery.
Individual Memorial.
HOLMES Eric Cecil
IN LOVING MEMORY OF
ERIC CECIL HOLMES
LIEUTENANT 5TH DURHAM LIGHT INFANTRY
WHO DIED OF WOUNDS RECEIVED NEAR
HANGARD IN THE GREAT WAR AND WAS
BURIED AT ROUEN 3RD APRIL 1918 AGED 25
ALSO OF
VIOLET EMILY MARION
WHO DIED IN SOUTH AFRICA AND WAS
BURIED AT WARRENTON 11TH AUG 1898
AFED 4 YEARS THE ONLY CHILDREN
OF CECIL AND MARION HOLMES AND
THE GRANDCHILDREN OF JOSEPH RICHARDSON
OF POTTO HALL
“And with the morn those angel faces smile”

Eric Cecil Holmes. Lieutenant. 5th Battalion, Durham Light Infantry. Died above date and age. Son of Cecil and Marion Holmes of Potto Hall, Northallerton, Yorks. Commemorated St Sever Cemetery. Officers.B.5.9.

Known Swainby connection – NOT on memorial.
DALE John Robert
Private 13059. 10th Battalion, Yorkshire Regiment. Died of wounds 3rd July 1916, aged 30 years. Son of Christopher George Dale of 57 West Street, Normanby, Yorks. Born Swainby, enlisted Middlesbrough and resident Normanby, Yorks. Commemorated Heilly Station Cemetery. I.B.15.

Last updated 28 August, 2017

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