MONKTON WAR MEMORIAL
War 1 & 2 - Roll of Honour with detailed information
Compiled and copyright © Philip Windibank 2020
Memorials for Winterbourne Monkton are located in St Mary Magdalene
Church in the village. A brass plaque mounted on a wooden base Commemorates
seven Parishioners who died in World War One. A smaller brass plaque
mounted on a wooden base Commemorates one Parishioner who died in
World War Two.
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TO THE GLORY OF GOD
AND IN GRATEFUL REMEMBRANCE OF
THE MEN OF THIS PARISH WHO LAID DOWN
THEIR LIVES FOR THEIR COUNTRY IN THE
GREAT WAR 1914-1918
41698. 8th Battalion, Royal Inniskilling Fusiliers. Died 5th August
1917, aged 19. No known grave. Son of Ernest and Elizabeth Annie
Ball, of Winterbourne Monkton. Commemorated at Ypres (Menin Gate)
Memorial, West Vlaanderen, Belgium. Panel 22.
3/63. 1st Battalion, Wiltshire Regiment. Died 19th June 1917,
aged 28. Son of Thomas and Emily Bull, of Winterbourne Monkton.
Brother of James Bull (below). Buried at Poperinghe New Military
Cemetery, West Vlaanderen, Belgium. Plot II. G. 11.
28335. 8th Battalion, Somerset Light Infantry. Died 27th April
1918, aged 19. No known grave. Son of Henry and Florence Harriet
Bull, of High Street, Avebury, Wiltshire. Commemorated at Pozieres
Memorial, Somme, France. Panel 25 and 26.
18662. 2nd Battalion, Wiltshire Regiment. Died 15th June 1915,
aged 28. No known grave. Son of Thomas and Emily Bull, of Winterbourne
Monkton. Brother of Arthur William Bull (above). Commemorated
at Le Touret Memorial, Pas de Calais, France. Panel 33 and 34.
10317. 3rd Battalion, Coldstream Guards. Died 1st September 1914,
aged 23. Son of George and Elizabeth Burgess, of Winterbourne
Monkton. Buried at Guards Grave, Villers, Cotterets Forest, Aisne,
France. Plot I. 20.
"D" Company, 11th Battalion, Royal Inniskilling Fusiliers.
Died 7th June 1917, aged 30. Born in Lewannick, Cornwall. Son
of James and Jane Peak-Garland, of Manor Farm, Avebury, Wiltshire.
Buried at La Laiterie Military Cemetery, West Vlaanderen, Belgium.
Plot II. AA. 2.
10827. 1st Battalion, Wiltshire Regiment. Died 17th May 1916,
aged 28. Son of William and Emily Jane Rogers, of High Street,
Avebury, Wiltshire. Buried at Ecoivres Military Cemetery, Mont-St
Eloi, Pas de Calais, France. Plot I. M. 10.
IS SWALLOWED UP IN VICTORY
1133705. Somerset Light Infantry. Killed in action 1st August
1944, aged 22. Born 10th September 1921, Berwick Basset, Wiltshire.
Son of Leslie Edward and Elizabeth Emily Dennis (nee Bridges),
of Berwick Basset. Buried at Hottot-Les-Bagues War Cemetery, Calvados,
France. Plot IX. B. 7.
17 September, 2022