KEYNELL WAR MEMORIAL
War 1 & 2 - Roll of Honour with detailed information
Compiled and copyright © Philip Windibank 2020
is a memorial plaque with black and gold lettering, and The Royal
British Legion Lion logo, located in The Church of St Margaret in
Yatton Keynell village. The plaque commemorates four parishioners
for World War One, and two parishioners for World War Two.
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OF THE MEN OF THIS PARISH WHO GAVE
THEIR LIVES IN THE TWO WORLD WAR
Corporal 15034. 7th Battalion, Royal Dublin Fusiliers. Died 16th
September 1915. No known grave. Born in Yatton Keynell. Stepson
of Emanuel and Mary Snell, of Yatton Keynell. Stepbrother of Montague
Douglas Snell (below). Commemorated at Helles Memorial, Turkey
(including Gallipoli). Panel 192 to 197.
10800. 5rd Battalion, Wiltshire Regiment. Died 10th August 1915.
Son of Emanuel and Mary Snell, of Yatton Keynell. Stepbrother
of Edward James Greenman (above). Buried at No 2 Outpost Cemetery,
Turkey (including Gallipoli). Special Memorial 45.
61758. "B" Battery. 51st Brigade, Royal Field Artillery.
Died 8th July 1916. Born in Chippenham, Wiltshire. Son of James
and Elizabeth Snell. Buried at Dantzig Alley British Cemetery,
Mametz, Somme, France. Plot IX. U. 4.
8146. 2nd Battalion, Wiltshire Regiment. Died 24th October 1914.
No Known grave. Born in Lydiard Millicent, Wiltshire. Son of William
and Sarah Jane Tuck. Commemorated at Ypres (Menin Gate) Memorial,
West Vlaanderen, Belgium. Panel 53.
(Gunner) 1836889. Royal Air Force Volunteer Reserve. Died 26th
April 1944, aged 19. Son of Albert Edward and Ellen Rose Purbrick,
of Yatton Keynell. Buried at St Margaretís Churchyard, Yatton
Military Police. No further information currently available.
WILL REMEMBER THEM
13 September, 2022