South Warwickshire Family History Society War Memorial Transcription Project

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Lillington War Memorial Cross & Mens Club Roll of Honour

St. Mary Magdalene Church, Church Lane, Lillington, Leamington Spa CV32 7RH

      

  • 1. St Mary Magdalene Church
  • 2. War Memorial
  • 3.Inscription Plinth
  • 4. WW1 Plaque
  • 5. WW2 Plaque

WITH FAITH IN CHRISTS PASSION AND MINDFUL OF THE RESURRECTION WE SEE UP ON THIS CROSS
TO THE GLORIOUS MEMORY OF OUR BROTHERS WHO IN THE GREAT WAR OF 1914 ~ 1919
GAVE THEIR LIVES FOR GOD KING AND COUNTRY.

 LAWRENCE REEVE JOHN FORSYTH SIR FRANCIS WALLER GEORGE HUNT WILLIAM DENIS BROWNE
ARTHUR KILBY V.C & M.C SAMUEL FORSYTH ARTHUR FRENCH FRANCIS DUGGINS FREDERICK McLEOD
CUSACK FORSYTH DSO RICHARD PLUMMER FREDERICK WATKIN JOHN CRAXFORD SEPTIMUS LONG
GORDON MAPPLEBECK THOMAS LOWES LINSEE ATKINSON ARTHUR CLEMONS ARCHIBALD FIELD
JOHN MANN LESLIE CALLOW ALBERT OWEN JACK BOULTER FREDERICK SCARSBROOK
NUGENT YOUNG DSO FREDERICK AUSTIN ~ WALTER KIBBLE GEORGE EVERITT C de G
         

ALSO TO THOSE WHO DIED IN THE WAR 1939-1945
 
DAVID A. PEMBERTON A.E. MILLAR ERIC B. UPTON G.D. COLDWELL-HORSFALL
PETER GAMMON PETER R. MANTLE TERENCE L. O'DWYER ANTHONY BASKOTT
JAMES A. ATKINS ROBERT C.D. NEAL JOHN D. MOFFATT FREDERICK HOLLOWAY
~ PERCY DRINKWATER STRONG LIONEL W. KENNAN ~

Lillington Mens Club

IN MEMORY OF MEMBERS OF THIS CLUB WHO GAVE THEIR LIVES
FOR KING and COUNTRY 1914 ~ 1918

GEORGE HUNT ARTHUR JAMES FRENCH RICHARD PLUMMER
ARTHUR CLEMONS FREDERICK AUSTIN ALBERT THOMAS OWEN
WILLIAM CHARLES OWEN MM GEORGE EVERITT WALTER KIBBLE
     

THEIR NAMES LIVETH FOR EVERMORE

The Lillington Mens Club War Memorial took pride of place in the Clubroom. It was lost/destroyed during a fire at the club in 1970. We have not been able to find a photograph of the memorial.


©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