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Helmsley parish:

Helmsley, War Memorial transcription:

The 1914-1918 and 1939-45 War Memorial in the churchyard at Helmsley.


Around the memorial sides as a heading:

In Memory of Those who fell in The Great War 1914-1919. H M D C

The first face of the memorial (see also Photo)

Worcester Regiment
Pte Richard Clark April 26 1918
Yorkshire Light Infantry
Pte Wilfrid Richardson Mar24 1918
Kings Royal Rifles
Sgt Frank Hildrick Sept 27 1916
RFLN John Collier June 1 1916
York and Lancs Regiment
Pte Joseph Petch Mar 10 1918
Rifle Brigade
Cpl Mervyn Clark Sept 26 1917
Royal Highlanders of Canada
Pte Walter Tyerman June 3 1916

The second face of the memorial (see also Photo)

Lt Col The Earl of Feversham
Kings Royal Rifles Sept 15 1916
Lt Alwyne M F W Porter
Lancs Fusiliers April 25 1915
Rev Noel Hawdon Nov 16 1918
Royal Navy
Ldg Seaman Frank Scott May21 1917
Royal Garrison Artillery
Gnr Joseph Snowdon Oct 31 1918
Northumberland Fusiliers
Pte Edgar Holmes Dec 4 1916
Pte Charles Beecroft June 5 1917
Pte Edwin Kirby Oct 26 1917
Royal Fusiliers
LCpl Frederick Dowker July 27 1916

The third face of the memorial (see also Photo)

Yorkshire Regiment
Sgt Harry Houlston May 27 1918
LCpl Walter Sherwood July 20 1916
LCpl John Holmes Oct 25 1916
Pte Harry Wright May 19 1915
Pte William Pennock Dec 10 1916
Pte Arthur Stopp July 17 1916
Pte Walter Baldwin Sept 15 1916
Pte Harry Scoby Sept 15 1916
Pte William Sunley Nov 10 1916
Pte Harry Bradley Nov 19 1916
Pte Robert Douthwaite June 7 1917
Pte John Wright June 8 1917
Pte Wilson Todd Oct 10 1917
Pte Thomas Richardson Oct 19 1917
Pte John Richardson Mar 28 1918

The fourth face of the memorial (see also Photo)

Machine Gun Corps
Dvr Tom Sunley Feb 20 1919
Army Service Corps
Pte Tom Strickland Apr 27 1917
Royal Air Force
Pte Henry Todd Nov 6 1918
West Yorks Regiment
Capt Sidney Pearson Aug 15 1916
Machine Gun Corps
Pte John Sturdy Sept 25 1916
 
I am the resurrection
and the life

The 1939-1945 section: (see also Photo)

1939-1945
Lawrie Cooke, Norman Ward, Joseph Hugill
Robert Edward Downes


Data transcribed by
Sandra Welburn
from photography by Colin Hinson


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