Sleights, Memorial Plaque transcription


Whitby parish:

Sleights, Memorial Plaque transcription:

The World War I Memorial Plaque in St. John's Church, Sleights.

To the Honour and Glory of God and in

thankful memory of the following soldiers

closely connected with this Parish who fell in

the Europe War 1914-1918 and of the great

deliverance vouchsafed to our country & her allies

This tablet & window above are dedicated by the worshippersin this church & others.

Cap. Stamp Brooksbank - Yorkshire Regt
Lieut. Hugh Brooksbank - Yorkshire Regt
Lieut. Guy S Phillips - Yorkshire Regt
Lieut. Frank S Phillips - Yorkshire Regt
Sergt.Edward Turner - Yorkshire Regt
Pte. Tom Elwick - Yorkshire Regt
Pte. Edwin Johnson - Yorkshire Regt
Pte. John Lewis - Yorkshire Regt
Pte. Edward Lewis - Yorkshire Regt
Pte. Stephen Linton - Yorkshire Regt
Pte. Arthur Geo. Mead - Yorkshire Regt
Pte. J. Mark H. Robinson - Yorkshire Regt
Pte. Thomas Smith - Yorkshire Regt
Pte. Harry Stonehouse - Yorkshire Regt
Sergt. Edward G. Henderson - R.F.A.
Awarded the Belgian Croix de Guerre
Gunner Francis Smith - R.F.A.
Gunner Joseph Noble - R.G.A.
Sapper Thomas Wilkinson - R.E.
Sapper John Lowther - R.E.
Pioneer Edwin Jackson - R.E.
LanceCpl. Godfrey E Anderson - Seaforth Highlands
LanceCpl. James F.Brodrick English - Seaforth Highlands
Pte. John R Thompson - Durham Light Infantry
Pte. Matthias Lyth Welford - Durham Light Infantry
Pte. Wilfred Richardson - Durham Light Infantry
Pte. Ernest Bell - Middlesex Regt
Pte. Francis Elliott Mead - Sherwood Foresters
Pte. George Yates - 17th London Regt
Pte. Norman Henry Binns - South Wales Borderers
Pte. Robert Hodgson - Grenadier Guards
Capt. Alwyn M Allan - M.C. West Surrey Regt.
Lieut. Frederick Spurgeon - R.A.F.
Pte. Henry Green - Canadian Contingent

Death is Swallowed up in Victory

Data transcribed by
Jack Parry.
from photography by Colin Hinson