Whaley Bridge

Photo:Whaley Bridge. Methodist Archive and Research Centre (reference MA 8030 item 205)

Whaley Bridge. Methodist Archive and Research Centre (reference MA 8030 item 205)

Trustees for Methodist Church Purposes, 2018

Roll of Honour

By Philip Thornborow

Lieut. L. Ashby  2/5th Bn. Lancashire Fusiliers died 20 October 1918 aged 20

Pte. H. Bagshaw 2881 1/6th Bn. Sherwood Foresters died 21 May 1915 aged 17

Pte. L. Bagshaw 1557 1/6th Bn. Sherwood Foresters died 29 September 1915 aged 29

Pte. A. Bennett PO/18404 Royal Marine Light Infantry died 14 December 1915 aged 20

Pte. S. Harrop 46656 Labour Corps died 11 September 1915

Bombardier A. Hill 735907 Royal Field Artillery died 3 November 1917 aged 23

Pte. E Hill 32974 2nd Bn. South Staffordshire Regt. died 28 April 1917 

Guardsman R. Little 19750 4th Bn. Grenadier Guards died 15 March 1915 aged 20

Gunner L. Morten 111863 Royal Field Artillery died 22 October 1918

Pte. J. Trickett 15768 9th Bn. Sherwood Foresters died 3 October 1916 aged 28

2nd Lieut. F. Wooley Royal Flying Corps died 31 March 1918 aged 21

Pte. J. Wild Sherwood Foresters has not been further identified.

The stained glass window and brass plaque commemorating these men still exists in Whaley Bridge Uniting Church.

Additional source: Commonwealth War Graves Commission

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