Alveston War Memorial and Plaque

A transcription of the names inscribed on the village War Memorial and the Plaque inside St. Mary's church. Please note that this page is still being researched and is constantly being updated. We would welcome your input via the buttons below.

Church India Plaque

IN LOVING MEMORY OF
ALEXANDER JOHN ROSS HUTCHINSON
CAPTAIN BENGAL STAFF CORPS AND COMMANDANT MILITARY POLICE BATTALION YE 11, BURMA
WHO DIED FROM WOUNDS RECEIVED IN ACTION, FEBU 27, 1891 AGED 33 YEARS.
PSALM XXIII, 4.

War Memorial Inscription

BY THE LONG ROAD THEY TROD WITH SO
MUCH FAITH AND WITH SUCH DEVOTED &
SELF SACRIFICING BRAVERY
WE HAVE ARRIVED AT VICTORY
AND TODAY THEY HAVE THEIR REWARD
EARL HAIG 1914 - 1919

WW1 Names

  • Bernard BAYLEY

  • Thomas James BIRD

  • Herbert William CLARK

  • Walter COX

  • William Edward COX

  • Bertie ELLIS

  • John FELTHAM

  • Arthur FRANKLIN

  • Arthur HARRIES

WW2 Names

  • Frank BERRY

  • Joseph Henry BIRCH

  • Peter Henry BLAGG

  • Michael St. John BOOTH

  • Frank BREMBRIDGE

  • Edward BOWLEY

  • John BROCKLEBANK

WW1 Names

  • William Henry INSELL

  • Henry JENNINGS

  • Herbert Howard JENNINGS

  • Frank Wells KNIGHT

  • Leonard Hubert LINDNER

  • Tom MANSELL

  • William MAYNARD

  • Albert RAWLINGS

  • Wilfred RAWLINGS

WW2 Names

  • Peter CARTER

  • Christopher Albert CLACK

  • Hubert Victor CLACK

  • Bernard Frank HUDSON

  • William John LOWTH

  • John MILLER

  • Roger MILLER

WW1 Names

  • Frederick REED

  • Frank ROBINSON

  • Frederick Thomas SALT

  • William SALT

  • Wilfred Rowland SIMMONDS

  • Robert TANDY

  • Harold TIMMS

  • James Pailing WARD MM

  • Mark Whitworth WARD

WW2 Names

  • Norman Frank MORRICE

  • Lawrence Charles O'NEILL

  • George Burden SMITH

  • Norman Roland Victor WATSON

  • Gerald WILKINS

  • Jack WORTH