North Road were very thorough in their remembrance: they commissioned a stained glass window, with accompanying plaque and book, and also a booklet which gives full details of the 23 members who died, the 132 who served and returned, and even the two ladies who served in the VAD. This full record is unusual, but inevitably there are some discrepancies due to the different times when the names were recorded.
The list provided in 1929 contains all the dead, who were:
Pte. Herbert R. Ascough West Yorkshire Regt.
Pte. Spenceley Bainbridge 2nd Bn. Royal Fusiliers
Pte. John William Beilby King’s Own (Royal Lancaster) Regt.
Sergt. William Bell 18th Bn. Durham Light Infantry
(transferred Tank Corps)
Gunner Harold A. Bladen 151st Heavy Battery, Royal Garrison Artillery
Gunner Ernest J. Butlet 151st Heavy Battery, Royal Garrison Artillery
Pte. Charles C. Chapman Durham Light Infantry
Bomber. Sidney Dover 51st Royal Field Artillery
Pte. George R. Fisher 2nd Bn. Durham Light Infantry
Pte. Percy Geldard 3rd Canadian Infantry
Artificer Raymond William Heseldine H.M.S. “Tipperary”
Corp. John W. Liddle 154th Field Coy. Royal Engineers
Serg. Thomas McMullen Coldstream Guards
Pte. Thomas Mason 21st Bn. Durham Light Infantry
Pte. Thomas Marley 7th Bn. Border Regt.
Pte. Joseph A. Peart 20th Bn. Durham Light Infantry
L/Corp. James A. William Rickaby 18th Bn. Durham Light Infantry
Sub Lieut. Percy R. Shinkfield Royal Navy Volunteer Division
Driver William Smith Royal Field Artillery
Pte. Arthur Smith Army Ordnance Corps
Pte. James N. Taitford 5th Bn. Durham Light Infantry
Pte. Albert Edward Theakson 5th Bn. Durham Light Infantry
Sapper Herbert Whittle Royal Engineers
The booklet giving full details of all who died and served may be found at
The roll held within the church, which accompanied the stained glass window was presumably written before the war ended, as Bladen, Butler, Chapman, Dover, Heseldine, Liddle, Mason. Rickaby. Shinkfield, Smith and Whittle are not noted as casualties, and Ascough, Bewll, Geldard, and Marley are not listed at all. It may be found at