Christ Church plaques

Christ Church, Dethick, Lea and Holloway

 

Around the wall of the church are gold on red plaques honouring the fallen men.

Photos Peter Patilla

Chrst Church plaque

The men of this parish whose names are inscribed here
died for their country in the War of 1914–18

Christ Church Plaque

This is the memorial of their honour and of our gratitude
God has received them into his mercy & they live in his light forever

Chrst Church plaque

Pte Arthur Brown
1/6th Sherwood Foresters
Neuville St. Eloi 17th April 1916

Chrst Church plaque

Pte Harold Marsh
10th Sherwood Foresters
Delville Wood 12th Aug. 1916

Chrst Church plaque

Pte Harold Oakley
16th Canadian Scottish
Courcelette 27th Sep 1916

Chrst Church plaque

Pte Harry Alfred Thorpe
16th Sherwood Foresters
Near Thiepal 9th Oct 1916

Chrst Church plaque

2/Lt George Francis Walker
3rd Batt York & Lancaster Regt
Hamel 8th Dec 1916

Chrst Church plaque

Pte Ernest Davis
54th Batt Canadian Regt
Vimy Ridge 9th April 1917

Chrst Church plaque

Pte Jack Peach
15th Sherwood Foresters
Near Bullecourt 21st Mar 1918

Chrst Church plaque

L/Cpl Norman Bywater Miers
28th Australian Imperial Forces
Polygon Wood 20th Sep 1917

Chrst Church plaque

Pte William Andrew Hughes
2/8th Sherwood Foresters
Near Ypres 28 Sept 1917

Chrst Church plaque

Pte Thomas Hodgkinson
5th Sherwood Foresters
Epehy 9th Jan 1918

Chrst Church plaque

Pte Frederick George Hawley
1st North Staffords
Zillbecke 12th Juane 1917

Chrst Church plaque

2/Lt George Futvoye Marsden Smedley
3rd Batt The Rifle Brigade
Guillemont 18th Aug 1916

Chrst Church plaque

Cpl William Hodgkinson MM
2nd Sherwood Foresters
Le Verguier 22 Mar 1918

Chrst Church plaque

Gnr Arthur Walker
5th Bde Canadian Field Artillery
Villers Bretonneau 8th Aug 1918

Chrst Church plaque

Pte Stanley Clarkstone
7th Lincolns
Montigny 9th Oct 1918

 

The names includes several Lea Mills men