Wickersley, War Memorial transcription


Wickersley parish:

Wickersley, War Memorial transcription:

The War Memorial in the Churchyard at Wickersley.

The front and right hand panels (6 and 7) (see also Photo)

To the glory
of God
and in memory
of the men of
this village
who fell in the
Great War
1914 - 1919
and to those
who fell in the
War of
1939 - 1945
and whose names are
inscribed on the
reverse panels

Pte John BakerY and L
Pte Thomas BarkerRCA
Pte William BellRE
Pte George A CarrRFA
Pte John H ChambersRE
Pte James FrostY and L
Pte Tom HileyMTRE
Pte John LeeRFA
Pte Joseph MarchY and L
Pte Henry MetcalfY and L

Panels 4 and 5 (see also Photo)

PteGeo E OsborneANZAC
PteWm H PenistonSR
PteTom PaulsonCM
PteJohn R ShawEY
PteCyril ShoreD of W
Pte Arthur SmithDLI
PteFinnial SmithKOYLI
PteWilliam VarahCG
PteJohn H WinderY and L
LieutF H Y TitcombRAF
CSMJohn StonesY and L
SgtAlbert V MulleyRE
SgtJohn MumfordY and L
SgtWalter WalkerY and L
CplGeo RutherforthRFA
L/CplJoseph HileyY and L
L/CplWm HodgkinsonY and L
L/CplGeorhe H ShawY and L

Panels 1 and 2 (see also Photo)

SprGeorge Edward BakerRE
Sgt PilotE O Peter BellRAF
TprHarry BrownRecce Corps
LACDryden E M BottRAF
FusThomas Edward FoleyRSF
SgtJohn Alfred HelliwellRAF
Flt LieutC A Brian SlackRAF
CplFred SpindleyRM
GnrFred StatonRA
PteJames taylorAAC

Panels (2) and 3 (see also Photo)

GnrJohn W ThompsonRHA
CplJohn Joseph WadsworthRAF
GnrArthur WalkerRA
StokerGeo W WarrinerMN
PteCharles W WillisY and L

Data transcribed by
Haydn Scott
from photography by Colin Hinson