Calverley parish:


Calverley, War Memorial transcription:

The names were taken from the War Memorial, and service details from the Commonwealth War Graves Commission web-site. Where only a name is given, with no other details, that is because it was not possible to be certain which of the names on the CWGC database was the correct casualty.
Whilst every effort has been made to ensure accuracy, no responsibility can be accepted for errors or ommissions.
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In Memory of
Calverley Men
Who fell in
The Great War

Their name liveth for ever more

God proved them and found them
Worthy for Himself

SurnameName MedalsWarNumberRankUnitRegimentDayMonthYearAge
Allott R  First149205Gunner"D" Bty 36th Brigade"Royal Field Artillery8October1918
AtkinsArnold  First
BennettAC First
Beach Allan  First34496Private2nd BattalionKings Own Yorkshire Light Infantry28March191825
Binns CuthbertW First17741Private10th BattalionYork and Lancaster Regiment1December1915
Binns ThomasEdmondson First31552Private20th BattalionLancashire Fusiliers22August191628
Binns Milford  First267942Rifleman1st/7th BattalionWest Yorkshire Regiment (Prince of Wales Own )9October191737
Blackburn Gideon  First 2nd Lieutenant1st/7th BattalionWest Yorkshire Regiment (Prince of Wales Own )18February191927
Brown PercyEdward First780733Bty QM Sergeant"408th Bty, 96th Brigade"Royal Field Artillery30December191932
Calverley Fred  First24819Private1st Garrison BattalionWest Yorkshire Regiment (Prince of Wales Own )27April191625
Charge JohnWilliam FirstDM2/228261Driver"Y" Siege Park"Royal Army Service Corps3December191830
Chippendale Samuel  First240564Private1st/6th BattalionWest Yorkshire Regiment (Prince of Wales Own )19April191721
Coates Arthur  First57017Private2nd/5th BattalionWest Yorkshire Regiment (Prince of Wales Own )20July191826
CrosslandErnest  First
Davison JohnPreston First242011Private2nd/6th BattalionWest Yorkshire Regiment (Prince of Wales Own )29November191723
Davison Stott  First32403Private2nd BattalionYork and Lancaster Regiment1October191725
Dobson Robert  First164766Sapper130th CompanyRoyal Engineers22October191628
FaichenyHarryWilliam First34004Private2nd BattalionYork and Lancaster Regiment1December191725
Farrer Walter  First265405Corporal1st BattalionKings Own Yorkshire Light Infantry12October191723
Fisher Frank  First20/92Private12th BattalionWest Yorkshire Regiment (Prince of Wales Own )15December191723
GrayAlfred  First
HighamGeorge  First
HinchcliffeErnest  First
HinchcliffeNorman  First
HinchcliffePercy  First
Hockley Robert  First3881Private Royal Army Medical Corps3March191936
HorsemanFrank  First
JaggerJ  First
KiplingHerbert  First
KitsonHerbert  First
Long ArthurHopwood First50885Private10th BattalionCheshire Regiment7June191722
Lord AlfredClifford First2384Private1st/6th BattalionWest Yorkshire Regiment (Prince of Wales Own )21October191518
Mann JohnNelsonMMFirst241571Private2nd/5th BattalionDuke of Wellington's (West Yorkshire Regiment)20November1917
NelsonEdward  First
Pilley GeorgeRichard First43734Private11th BattalionWest Yorkshire Regiment (Prince of Wales Own )7October191619
PowellAlick  First
RawsonJWilliam First
Rushton ThomasH First775155Driver"B" Battery 245th Brigade"Royal Field Artillery20May1919
ScottFrancis  First
Stanhope Alfred  First235294Private6th BattalionYork and Lancaster Regiment27September191820
Stanhope Charles  First167368Gunner321st Siege BatteryRoyal Garrison Artillery8June1918
Thackray Cyril  First53185Private1st BattalionDuke of Wellington's (West Yorkshire Regiment)13May192019
WallerJoseph  First
WalmsleyJohnW First
WalmsleyHerbertGD First
WheatleyHarold  First
Wigglesworth Clarence  First7435Private2nd BattalionDuke of Wellington's (West Yorkshire Regiment)8November1914
Westerman ThomasW First204833Private8th BattalionNorthumberland Fusiliers4October191825
WrightJames  First
Yewdall Mark  First764281Private28th BattalionLondon Regiment (Artists Rifles)13November1918
Ackroyd JackBrian Second14710732Private Royal Army Service Corps27August194520
Allanson SydneyVernon Second14701514Private7th BattalionYork and Lancaster Regiment11April194519
Dockray Allan  Second4614570Private2nd BattalionDuke of Wellington's (West Yorkshire Regiment)31March194226
Firth William  Second14623788Private6th BattalionLincolnshire Regiment8February194436
Fryer Harry  Second822003Gunner"12 Bty, H.A.A. Regiment"Royal Artillery1March194228
GardinerJT Second
Gill RonaldLuscombe Second1459774Sergeant633 SquadronRoyal Air Force Volunteer Reserve18November194319
Goodburn Jack  Second453884Private4th BattalionEast Yorkshire Regiment1June194226
Gough Sydney  Second14481722Lance Corporal"HQ Sqdn, 2nd Armoured Bgde"Royal Armoured Corps22September194720
HallidayR  Second
Heyworth J  SecondP/JX 166151Able SeamanHMS VortigenRoyal Navy15March194244
HorsemanHarry  Second2320357Sergeant Royal Corps of Signals26February194231
Hustler JohnSayner Second121472Flying Officer179 SquadronRoyal Air Force Volunteer Reserve21January1943
Joy WilliamDouglas Second132859Flying Officer47 SquadronRoyal Air Force Volunteer Reserve23June194323
Lascelles RobertEdgar SecondP/JX 224147Able SeamanHMS HartlandRoyal Navy8November194224
Pashley Harry  Second1360214Sergeant Royal Air Force Volunteer Reserve28December194130
Ray Willie  Second4392801Lance Corporal1st BattalionGreen Howards (Yorkshire Regiment)23May194426
Roberts EricSamuel Second42362Pilot Officer113 SquadronRoyal Air Force16September1940
RobertsGP Second
RobertsDM Second
Scrimshaw Frederick  Second1808280Gunner"240 Bty, H.A.A. Regiment"Royal Artillery14November194229
TaylorG  Second
ThompsonDW Second
Woodcock1283114Roger Second1425597Sergeant38 SquadronRoyal Air Force Volunteer Reserve5June194421

Data transcribed by
(and researched by) David Simpson ©2001