Rowington War Memorial

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

Fallen of South Warwickshire WW1 Database

War Memorial Inscription

WW1 & WW2 INSCRIPTION

TO THE MEMORY OF THE MEN OF ROWINGTON
WHO DIED FOR JUSTICE AND FREEDOM
IN THE GREAT WAR 1914-1919
WORLD WAR 1939-1945

DEUS NOSTER REFECTUM
Ps. XLVI

WW1 Names

  • 2nd Lt Albert Theodore VARDY

  • Pvt William Henry WRIGHT

  • Cpl George HOPCROFT

  • Sgt Percy WILLIAMS

  • Pvt Arthur SLY

  • Pvt Aaron JOHNSON

  • Cpl George MALIN

  • Gnr George DIPPLE

WW1 Names

  • Pvt Charles John NEALE

  • 2nd Lt Marcena Hitchcock ORCUTT

  • Pvt Frank MERRIMAN

  • Pvt Charles Richard BUNN

  • Pvt Charles John TEALE

  • L/Cpl Charles Henry PRIEST

  • Sgt Maj Thomas Richard SMITH

  • Gnr Thomas W WILLIAMS

WW1 Names

  • Pvt Ernest George MOORE

  • Pvt Ernest William GHENT

  • Pvt Osborn Thomas SMITH

  • Charles Henry MALIN (under research)

  • Shoeingsmith Walter MALIN

  • A/Sgt Maj Charles ROWNEY

  • L/Cpl Albert Victor EDWARDS

  • Pvt Horace Henry Cyril WOOLLOFF

WW2 Names

  • John Tyrell AUSTIN

  • Ronald Boswell BIRTLES DFM

  • Claude Robert DURRANT

  • David Fowkes FARDON (Burial)

Thanks and Sources

Special thanks to Nick Holmes of Rowington Records.

Sources:
Rowington at War by Rowington Records

County of Warwickshire Roll of Honour - Vol 1 by Kenneth Fowler