ST HUGH WAR MEMORIAL
War 1 - Roll of Honour with detailed information
and Copyright © Transcribed Bill Ball 2010
St Hugh Church War Memorial takes the form of a white stone plaque with
incised red and black lettering is fixed below a relief of one of the
Stations of the Cross, on the west wall of the nave immediately on the
right after entering the main door.
Copyright © Bill Ball 2010
FOR THE SOUL OF
WINIFRED JULIA, WHO DIED SEPTEMBER 30th 1915, AGED 29 YEARS.
ALSO OF HENRY, WHO DIED OF WOUNDS RECEIVED IN ACTION IN FRANCE,
APRIL 9th 1917, AGED 28 YEARS. BELOVED DAUGHTER & SON OF
ANDREW, AND CORA BRIGGS.
BY WHOM THIS STATION WAS ERECTED.
Private 9828, 9th Battalion, Royal Fusiliers (City Of London Regiment).
Died of wounds 9 April 1917. Aged 28. Born at Lincoln, 1888, resident
Newcastle-On-Tyne, enlisted Newcastle. Son of Andrew and Cora Frances
Briggs, of 17, Shrewsbury St., Glossop. Buried in FAUBOURG D'AMIENS
CEMETERY, ARRAS, Pas de Calais, France. Plot VII.Row G. Grave 50.
5 April, 2021