South Warwickshire Family History Society War Memorial Transcription Project

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Alcester British Legion Triptych

St. Nicholas Church, Butter Street, Alcester, Stratford on Avon B49 5AL

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  • 6Brit Legion Board-Plaque

 ALCESTER BRITISH LEGION ROLL OF HONOUR TRIPTYCH

TO THE GLORIOUS MEMORY OF THE MEN OF ALCESTER & OVERSLEY
WHO DIED FOR THEIR COUNTRY AND FOR FREEDOM
IN THE WARS OF 1914~1918 AND 1939~1945
 
1939 ~ 1945
S.J. BARLEY A. BAYLIS E.R. BIDDLE F.W. BLOUNT A.W. BONHAM F. BUNTING
W.J. CANNING C.H. CARTMALE F. DUXBURY J. FITZGERALD W. GALLIMORE ~
W.H. HEMMING C.D INGRAM R.L. KEYTE D. MEEHAN E.H. PORTMAN H.E. ROBERTS
J.M. SHEWELL F.W. SMITH J. TARVER J. WHEATLEY H.J. WILLIAMS R.C WOOLNOUGH
 
KOREA - 1950
E. Strain
 
This Tablet was erected by the Men's and Women's sections of the Alcester Branch of the British Legion
1951

©Bibliography All of our information is independently researched and then compared to other sources. A list of the sources we use to do our independent research will be published soon. All of the photographs herein are linked back to their original source, except those taken by SWFHS. We are grateful to those other sources:
 
  • Trench Maps are courtesy of the excellent website TMAPPER at https://www.tmapper.com
  • Warwickshire Yeomanry Museum for help with Yeomanry Soldiers
  • The County of Warwickshire Roll of Honour - Vol 1 South Warwickshire book by Kenneth Fowler. SWFHS purchased this book and retains it in our small library. Able Publishing ISBN-10 ‏ : ‎ 1903607639 & ISBN-13 ‏ : ‎ 978-1903607633
  • Find A Grave and it's numerous contributors for use of photographs, particularly Grave stones. SWFHS supplies pictures of War Memorials to the site in the name of Ian Shuter.
  • The Great War Forum an excellent source of information and knowledge which is freely given.
  • Lightbobs.com for help with Oxford and Bucks Light Infantry soldiers
  • The Story of the Royal Warwickshire Regiment by C. L. KINGSFORD
  • The Warwickshire Yeomanry in the Great War by The Hon. H.A ADDERLEY