Trysull War Memorial


The pictures, information and research has been provided by Tim Corbett who has kindly allowed me to use them here.

World War 1 Roll of Honour.
Pte William Thomas Price 7944
2nd Battalion South Staffordshire Regiment
DOW 3-9-14
Burial Ref: Sp. Mem. 4
Royallieu French National Cemetery, Compiegne.

Pte William Haynes 7593
2nd Battalion South Staffordshire Regiment
KIA 30-10-14
Father of Mrs Annie Spruce of 3, Railway Row, Monmore Green, Wolverhampton.
Panel 35 and 37
Ypres Menin Gate.

Pte John Rowley 8435
1st Battalion South Staffordshire Regiment
DOW 12-11-14
Aged 25
Son of Martha Rowley of Seisdon nr Wolverhampton.
Burial Ref: I.B.1A
Wimereux Communal Cemetery.

John Haynes

Pte Sidney Wilfrid Wharton 11793
2nd Battalion South Staffordshire Regiment
KIA 20-4-15
Aged 24
Son of John and Sarah Wharton of Woodford Grange Cottage, Woodford.Brother of John who also died.
Burial Ref: II.D. 26
Cuinchy Communal Cemetery

Pte Ernest Victor Starkey Pedley 1816
11th Battalion Australian Imperial Force
DOW 6-8-15
Panel 63
Gallipoli 22, Shell Green Cemetery

Lieut Francis Nicholas Andrews
15th Battalion Royal Irish Rifles
DOW 11-10-15
Aged 20
Son of the Reverand I.W. Andrews and Mrs Andrews of the Vicarage Trysull
Grave Ref: VIII.E.1.
Terlincthun British Cemetery, Wimille.

Lieut Walter Nelson
'B' Coy 6th Battalion South Staffordshire Regiment
KIA 13-10-15
Son of the late George Nelson of Warwick
Panel 33 to 36
Loos Memorial.

Cpl Charles Henry Whitney 48109
30th Battery, 39th Brigade Royal Field Artillery
KIA 12-9-16
Pier and Face 1A AND 8A
Thiepval Memorial

Gdsn Leonard Yeomans 24538
2nd Battalion Grenadier Guards
KIA 25-9-16
Sp. Mem. 78
Guards Cemetery, Lesboeufs
      William Henry Walker

Pte George Henry Baker 23653
2nd Battalion South Staffordshire Regiment
KIA 13-11-16
Pier and Face 7 B
Thiepval Memorial

Dvr John Gallagher 91346 Military Medal
5th Reserve Brigade Royal Field Artillery
DOW 13-4-17
Aged 34
Son of Thomas and Elizabeth Gallagher of Seisdon
In South East Part
Trysull All Saints Churchyard

Lieut Kevin Robert Furniss
23rd Squadron Royal Flying Corps
Previously Staffordshire Yeomanry
Died 29-4-17
Aged 19
Son of William Marter Furniss and Margaret Edith Furniss of The Gables, Trysull
Grave Ref: VII. A. 3
Cambrai East Military Cemetery

Pte John Thomas Wharton 26661
1st Battalion Loyal North Lancashire Regiment.
Formally 4948 Durham Light Infantry
DOW 13-7-17
Aged 30
Son of John and Sarah Wharton of Woodford Grange Cottage, Woodford. Brother of William who also died.
Grave Ref: I. J. 21
Coxyde Military Cemetery

Pte William Ernest Preece 1980A
53rd Battalion Australian Imperial Force
Died 21-10-17
Aged 20
Son of Alfred and Annie Preece of Trysull
Panel 53
Ypres Menin Gate Memorial

Pte Ernest Cresswell 20078
1st Battalion Royal West Kent Regiment
DOW 9-11-17
Aged 22
Son of Edward and Annie Cresswell of Seisdon
Grave Ref: XXX. K. 15A
Etaples Military Cemetery

Pte William Richard Millward 241583
'C' Coy 2/6th Battalion South Staffordshire Regiment
KIA 21-3-18
Aged 25
Son of Richard Millwad of Himley
Bay 6
Arras Memorial
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