South Warwickshire Family History Society War Memorial Transcription Project

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Alcester War Memorial Cross

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

  • 1St Nicholas Church
  • 2Alcester WM
  • 3Alcester WM Inscrip
  • 4WW1 Names A-H
  • 5WW1 Names I - Z
  • 5xWW2 Names
  • 7Pvt Jephcott
  • 8Town Hall Plaque


ALCESTER WAR MEMORIAL CROSS TO THE GLORY OF GOD AND IN HONOUR OF THE FALLEN
PASS NOT THIS STONE IN SORROW BUT IN PRIDE
AND MAY YOU LIVE AS NOBLY AS THEY DIED
1914 ~ 1918

R. ALLCOCK C. BATES G. BAYLIS P. BAYLIS B. BIDDLE W. BLAKE
J. BOOKER W.R. BOWEN W.T. BOYCE G.P. BREEZE A.V CHANDLER W.T. COCKBILL
H.F. COLDICOTT P.J COOKE G.H. COX R.O. DEVEY T.G. DEVEY P. EDKINS
F.J. EDWARDS A.T. FREEMAN A. GALLIMORE S. GALLIMORE T.H. HANCOCK E.W. HARRIES
J. HAWTIN G.A. HEMMING W. HEMMING A.B. JEPHCOTT C.J. JOHNSON F. JOHNSON
C.E. JONES A.E. KEYTE W. KEYTE B. MILLS E.C. MILLS H.H. OVERBURY
F. PANTER J.L. PURTON W.T. RICHARDSON T. ROBBINS A. SMITH W.E. STANTON
A. STEELE R.W. TIPPING H.J. TOMLIN V. WELSBY A.J. WHEELER G. WOODWARD
           

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 A.L. HEMMING
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
E. STRAIN

©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