ASPAL WAR MEMORIAL
War 1 & 2 - Roll of Honour with detailed information
Compiled and copyright © Martin Edwards 2019
Stonham Aspal war memorial can be found with the church of St Mary and
St Lambert, The STreet, Stonham Aspal, Suffolk. It takes the form of
two white marble, wall-mounted, classical style, tablets on a black
marble backboards commemorating those who died in World War 1 and below
that those who died in World War 2. The original memorial plaque was
made by Mr Ernest Death and Sons, of Bildeston, and was unveiled 27
June 1920 with Mr Edward Tydeman and Mr George Cousins in attendance.
There are 9 names listed for World War 1 and 4 names for World War 2.
Copyright © Helen Steed - 2012
THE GLORY OF GOD
AND IN LOVING MEMORY OF
THE MEN OF STONHAM ASPAL
WHO FELL IN THE GREAT WAR
53428, 110th Company, No. 8 Battalion, Machine Gun Corps (Infantry)
formerly 23816, Suffolk Regiment. Killed in action 11 October 1917.
Aged 21. Born Horham, Suffolk, resident Stowmarket, enlisted Coddenham.
Son of Charles and Florence Emily Allum, of Morgan's Farm, Stonham
Aspal, Stowmarket, Suffolk; 14 brothers and sisters. Attested 9
December 1915 in Coddenham, aged 19 years 11 months, a Stockman
by trade, unmarried, height 5 feet5 inches, weight 133lbs, chest
33-35½ inches, resident Morgan's Farm, Stonham Aspal, Stowmarket,
Suffolk, religious denomination Church of England. No known grave.
Commemorated at TYNE COT MEMORIAL, West-Vlaanderen, Belgium. Panel
154 to 159.
34620, 1st/5th Battalion (Territorial), Royal Warwickshire Regiment.
Killed in action 4 August 1918. Aged 34. Born and resident Stonham
Aspal, Suffolk, enlisted Ipswich, Suffolk. Husband of Florence Ellen
Brunning, of Stonham Aspal, Stowmarket, Suffolk. Buried in GRANEZZA
BRITISH CEMETERY, Italy. Plot 1. Row C. Grave 4.
33849, 151st Heavy Battery, Royal Garrison Artillery. Died of wounds
24 April 1918. Aged 24. Born Henley, near Ipswich, Suffolk, resident
Stonham Aspal, Suffolk, enlisted Ipswich. Son of Charles William
and Lucy Caroline Buckles, of Crowfield Rd., Stonham Aspal, Suffolk.
Buried in ETAPLES MILITARY CEMETERY, Pas de Calais, France. Plot
XXXII. Row C. Grave 8.
6740, 2nd Battalion, Suffolk Regiment. Died on service 9 April 1915.
Aged 30. Born bardwell, Suffolk, enlisted Bury St. Edmunds. Son
of John and Alice E. Challis, of Thorndon, Eye, Suffolk. No known
grave. Commemorated on YPRES (MENIN GATE) MEMORIAL, West-Vlaanderen,
Belgium. Panel 21.
G/43797, 12th Battalion, Duke of Cambridge's Own (Middlesex Regiment)
attached to 2nd/2nd Battalion, London Regiment (Royal Fusiliers).
Died of wounds 10 April 1918. Aged 22. Enlisted Bury St. Edmund's.
Son of Nathaniel and Gertrude Chilvers, of East End Rd., Stonham
Aspal, Stowmarket, Suffolk. Buried in NAMPS-AU-VAL BRITISH CEMETERY,
Somme, France. Plot II. Row A. Grave 19.
Sergeant G/10160, 7th Battalion, Royal Fusiliers (City of London
Regiment). Killed in action 13 November 1916. Born and resident
Stowmarket, enlisted Cockspur Street, London S.W. Buried at ANCRE
BRITISH CEMETERY, BEAUMONT-HAMEL, Somme, France. Plot III. Row C.
24201, 11th Battalion, Suffolk Regiment. Killed in action 22 March
1918. Aged 26. Born Creating St. Mary, Suffolk, enlisted Needham
Market. Son of Mr. H. Peck, of Morgan's Yards, Stonham Aspal, Stowmarket,
Suffolk. No known grave. Commemorated at ARRAS MEMORIAL, Pas de
Calais, France. Bay 4.
as 7th Battalion, Suffolk Regiment on memorial] Private 141650,
Machine Gun Corps (Infantry) formerly 23526, Suffolk Regiment. Died
of wounds 15 April 1918. Aged 20. Born Stonham Aspal, Suffolk, resident
Crowfield, enlisted Ipswich. Son of Samuel William and Annie Laura
Studd, of Church Farm, Stonham Aspal. Buried on the boundary in
STONHAM ASPAL (SS. MARY AND LAMBERT) CHURCHYARD, Suffolk.
66133, 10th Battalion, Royal Fusiliers (City Of London Regiment)
formerly 27552, Norfolk Regiment. Died of wounds 14 October 1917.
Aged 22. Born Stonham Aspal, enlisted and resident Stowmarket. Son
of Henry Edward and Ada Taylor, of "Royal Oak," Mill Green,
Stonham Aspal, Stowmarket, Suffolk. Buried in OUTTERSTEENE COMMUNAL
CEMETERY EXTENSION, BAILLEUL, Nord, France. Plot I. Row D. Grave
TO WHOM HONOUR
LOVING MEMORY OF THOSE FROM THE PARISH
WHO FELL IN THE WRORLD WAR 1939-1945
14576946, 1st Battalion, Duke of Wellington's Regiment (West Riding
Regiment). Died of wounds in Italy 2 October 1944. Born and resident
Suffolk. Son of Elizabeth Evelyn Barnard, and stepson of Walter
James Forsdyke, of Stonham Aspall, Suffolk. Buried in FLORENCE WAR
CEMETERY, Italy. Plot I. Row C. Grave 18.
Seaman C/JX 125817, H.M.S. "Martin," Royal Navy. Died
10 November 1942. Aged 33. Son of Walter and Ada Mary Buckingham;
husband of Doris May Marjorie Buckingham, of Stonham Aspal, Suffolk.
No known grave. Commemorated on CHATHAM NAVAL MEMORIAL, Kent. Panel
52, Column 1.
Seaman P/JX 516412, H.M.S. "Tweed," Royal Navy. Died 7
January 1944. Aged 18. Son of Cecil Edward and Daisy Mary Jolly,
of Haughley, Suffolk. No known grave. Commemorated on PORTSMOUTH
NAVAL MEMORIAL, Hampshire. Panel 84, Column 1.
6921088, 2nd Battalion, Royal Northumberland Fusiliers. Died as
a result of an accident 22 Septmber 1943. Aged 20. Born Suffolk,
resident Ipswich. Son of Flossie Harriett West, of Ipswich, Suffolk.
Buried at DELY IBRAHIM WAR CEMETERY, Algeria. Plot 4. Row J. Grave
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