Memorial Plaque in the Church at Uplowman
To the Glory of god and in Memory of the Following Men of this Parish or connected with it who served their King and Country in The Great War. 1914-1918 (These names are in two columns) Fred Anderson 4th Devons George Anderson 4th Devons Archibald Bristow 4th Devons Arthur L. Bidgood 8th Devons William H. Bidgood 3rd Worchester George Bruce Devon John Chave 19th Machine Gun Corp John Cottey H.M.S. Ness William Cottey 4th Devon Samuel R. Cottey Machine Gun Corp Henry Cornish 10th Devons John Cottrell Royal Flying Corp Richard Crook R.E. Ivan Crook H.M.S. Coventry William H. Crook 3rd Devons Ernest Drew 8th Devons William Dunn 1st Devons John Dunn 8th Devons Frank Davis 7th Worchester Nicholas H. Germon R.E. Canada Herbert B. Greenslade 4th Devons Hernest Hussey 6th Devon Walter J. Hussey Royal West Kents Joseh Hucker 3rd Devons Albert C. Kingdom Royal Marines John Norman 8th Devons William Norman 8th Devons James Norman 3rd Devons Herbert Pugsley 5th Dorsets Frederick G. Pugsley R.M. Devison William Pugsley 3rd Hants William Pearcey 10th R. Hussars William Parker 8th Devons Frederick W. Redwood R.F.A. John Rendell Ox. & Bucks Albert W. Rabjohns 8th Devons Albert E. Sweet N.Z. Mtd. Rifles William H. Sweet Austr. Machine G. C. Arthur H. Scorse Dorset Regt. Daniel Sharland Army Vet. Corp Stanley Trevelyan R.M.L.I. Charles L. Trevelyan Devons. Walter J. Trevelyan R.E. James Trevelyan R.E. George C. Trevelyan R.F.A. Percy J. Trevelyan H.M.S. Impregnable William B. Trevelyan M.I.A.S.C. William J. Vickery W. Som. Yeomanry William Vickery 3rd Devons. Albert C. Ware Duke of Cornwall's L.I. William Wright 8th Devons. This Tablet (with the Window opposite recording the names of those who fell) was erected by Parishioners and Friends to commerate the share taken by this Parish in the great struggle of our Country and her Allies with the Central Powers of Europe. And in grateful recognition of the courage and devotion of those who fought by sea and land in in the air, to avert the peril which threatened to enslave England and the World. End of Plaque.
Transcribed by Martha Merson Frost. Emailed copies of a photograph of this plaque are available on request.
Brian Randell, 16 Nov 1999