LighthorneOnline.GIF (3055 bytes)

THOSE WHO GAVE THEIR LIVES IN THE GREAT WAR

 

memorial.jpg (16457 bytes)

 

LIGHTHORNE

ROLL OF HONOUR

BOYLES Arthur Walter

More Information

EDEN William Herbert

More Information

GARNER William
HOLDER John Robert

More Information

HOLDER Thomas

More Information

HUMPHRISS Amos Emmanuel

More Information

MANTON John Henry

More Information

MARSHALL William

More Information

MERES Frank

More Information

ORPWOOD Frederick Wilson

More Information

TAYLOR Wilson

More Information

TREADWELL William Joseph

More Information

 

  Arthur Walter BOYLES Private 17386

Regiment

Royal Warwickshire Regiment

RoyWarks.jpg (3112 bytes)

Battalion

11th Battalion

Born

Lighthorne, Warwickshire.

Enlisted

Leamington, Warwickshire

Residence

Heathcote Hill, Warwickshire.

Died

Thursday 16th November 1916

Age

 

How

Killed in Action

Theatre of War

France & Flanders

Memorial

THIEPVAL MEMORIAL, Somme, France.

Grave Reference

Pier and Face 9 A 9 B and 10 B

Additional Info:

 
   

 

  William Herbert EDEN Private 20404

Regiment

Royal Warwickshire Regiment

RoyWarks.jpg (3112 bytes)

Battalion

11th Battalion

Born

Lighthorne, Warwickshire.

Enlisted

Leamington, Warwickshire.

Residence

Lighthorne, Warwickshire.

Died

Monday 26th February 1917

Age

40

How

Killed in Action

Theatre of War

France & Flanders

Memorial

MAROC BRITISH CEMETERY, Nord, France.

Grave Reference

I. N. 38

Additional Info:

Son of William and Hannah Eden, of Chesterton, Warwickshire.
  Husband of Margaret Eden, of Lighthorne, Warwickshire.

 

  John Robert HOLDER Private 268160

Regiment

Royal Warwickshire Regiment

RoyWarks.jpg (3112 bytes)

Battalion

2nd/7th Battalion

Born

Lighthorne, Warwickshire.

Enlisted

 

Residence

 

Died

Monday, 3rd December 1917

Age

23

How

 

Theatre of War

France & Flanders

Memorial

CAMBRAI MEMORIAL, Louverval, Nord, France.

Grave Reference

Panel 3

Additional Info:

Son of Arthur and Harriet Holder, of Lighthorne, Warwickshire.
   

 

  Thomas HOLDER Acting Bombardier 10544

Regiment

Royal Field artillery  

Battalion

47th Battery, 41st Brigade

Born

Warwick, Warwickshire.

Enlisted

Coventry

Residence

 

Died

Friday, 19th October 1917

Age

 

How

 

Theatre of War

France & Flanders

Memorial

ST. JULIEN DRESSING STATION CEMETERY, LANGEMARK, Langemark-Poelkapelle, West-V., Belgium

Grave Reference

I. A. II.

Additional Info:

 
   

 

  Amos Emmanuel HUMPHRISS Pioneer 221687

Regiment

Corps of Royal Engineers

RoyEngs.jpg (2928 bytes)

Battalion

Railway Telegraph Section

Born

Lighthorne, Warwickshire.

Enlisted

Nuneaton, Warwickshire.

Residence

 

Died

Saturday, 9th November 1918

Age

41

How

Died

Theatre of War

Salonika

Memorial

MIKRA BRITISH CEMETERY, Kalamaria, Greece.

Grave Reference

724

Additional Info:

Son of Mr. And Mrs. Henry Humphriss, of Lighthorne, Warwickshire.
  Husband of Eliza Ann Humpriss, of 138 Church Rd., Stockingford, Nuneaton, Warwickshire.

 

  John Henry MANTON Private 2946

Regiment

Household Cavalry and Cavalry of the Line

(incl. Yeomanry and Imperial Camel)

 

Battalion

1st Warwickshire Yeomanry

Born

 

Enlisted

Warwick, Warwickshire.

Residence

Lighthorne, Warwickshire.

Died

Saturday, 28th April 1917

Age

21

How

Died of Wounds

Theatre of War

Egypt

Memorial

DEIR EL BELAH WAR CEMETERY, Israel.

Grave Reference

A. 161

Additional Info.

Son of George Charles and Elizabeth Jane Manton, of Post Office Lane, Lighthorne, Warwickshire.
   

 

  William MARSHALL Private 19604

Regiment

Royal Warwickshire Regiment

RoyWarks.jpg (3112 bytes)

Battalion

1st Battalion

Born

Doldridge, Berkshire.

Enlisted

Kineton, Warwickshire.

Residence

Lighthorne, Warwickshire.

Died

Thursday, 3rd May 1917

Age

45

How

Killed in Action

Theatre of War

France & Flanders

Memorial

ARRAS MEMORIAL, Pas de Calais, France.

Grave Reference

Bay 3

Additional Info:

Son of Jesse and Rose Marshall, of Kennet Place, Chilton, Hungerford.
  Husband of Ellen Louisa Marshall, of Inholmons Common, Woodland St. Mary's, Hungerford, Berkshire.

 

  Frank MERES Corporal 8240

Regiment

Coldstream Guards

Coldstrm.jpg (1474 bytes)

Battalion

3rd Battalion

Born

Lighthorne, Warwickshire.

Enlisted

Warwick, Warwickshire.

Residence

 

Died

Saturday 6th February 1915

Age

 

How

Killed in Action

Theatre of War

France & Flanders

Memorial

LE TOURET MEMORIAL, Pas de Calais, France.

Grave Reference

Panels 2 and 3

Additional Info:

 
   

 

  Frederick ORPWOOD Gunner 126528

Regiment

Royal Garrison Artillery  

Battalion

223rd Siege Battery

Born

Lighthorne, Warwickshire.

Enlisted

Derby, Derbyshire.

Residence

 

Died

Monday, 4th February 1918

Age

31

How

Killed in Action

Theatre of War

France & Flanders

Memorial

RED CROSS CORNER CEMETERY, Beugny, Pas de Calais, France.

Grave Reference

I. I. 3

Additional Info:

Husband of Sarah Grace Orpwood, of 11 Gerard Street, Derby.
   

 

  Wilson James TAYLOR Private 81502

Regiment

Machine Gun Corps (Inf)

MachGun.jpg (1536 bytes)

Battalion

207th Company

Born

 

Enlisted

 

Residence

 

Died

Tuesday, 31st July 1917

Age

25

How

 

Theatre of War

France & Flanders

Memorial

YPRES (MENIN GATE) MEMORIAL, Ieper, West-Vlaanderen, Belgium

Grave Reference

Panel 56

Additional Info:

Son of James and Elenor Taylor of Blakedown, Kidderminster.
   

 

  William Joseph TREADWELL Sergeant 65281
dcmgrgvi.jpg (13562 bytes) D.C.M.

  

Regiment

Royal Garrison Artillery

Battalion

 

Born

Lighthorne, Warwickshire.

Enlisted

Birmingham, Warwickshire.

Residence

Lighthorne, Warwickshire.

Died

Wednesday, 9th October 1918

Age

26

How

Died

Theatre of War

Home

Cemetery

LIGHTHORNE (ST. LAURENCE) CHURCHYARD

Grave Reference

Thirty-six yards North-West of Church Tower

Additional Info.

 Son of Sarah Ann Treadwell, of Lighthorne, and the late William Treadwell.

 


Lighthorne Village Home Page | Lighthorne History Home Page