Holme Pierrepont Memorial Lynchgate at St Edmunds Church

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Behind each name, is a story.


John William Brewitt - 6th Battalion Australian Imperial Forces (Killed In Action)

Joseph Rodgers Brewitt - 8th Battalion Notts and Derbs Rgmt (Sherwood Foresters) (Returned Home)

Robert Sydney Challands - Grenadier Guards (Returned Home)

George Robert Cresswell - Royal Army Veterinary Corps (Returned Home)

Howard Checkley Creswell - Royal Field Artillery (Returned Home)

Curzon Cursham - 2/8th Battalion Notts and Derbs Rgmt (Sherwood Foresters) (Returned Home)

Francis George Cursham - 2/8th Battalion Notts and Derbs Rgmt (Sherwood Foresters) (Killed In Accident)

Charles Frederick Ellison (MM) - Royal Fusliers and Notts Yeomanry Machine Gun Corps (Returned Home)

Charles William Hourd - Royal Army Service Corps (Returned Home)

Thomas William James - North Staffs and 1st Battalion East Lancs (Killed In Action)

Curtis John Machin - 5th Battalion South Staffs (Returned Home)

Eric Henry Pell - 11th Hussars (Returned Home)

Harold Whitt Pell - 1st Battalion Life Guards (Killed In Action)

Joseph William Pell - 12th Battalion Notts and Derbs Rgmt (Sherwood Foresters)(Returned Home)

John Thomas Phillips - Lincs Rgmt and 2/7 Manchester Rgmt (Died as a POW)

John Augustus Saward - Cadet Royal Flying Corps (Returned Home)

Norman Cuthbert Saward - Royal Field Artillery and Royal Flying Corps (Returned Home)

Alfred Simpkins - Royal Field Artillery (Returned Home)

Charles Simpkins - Royal Garrison Artillery (Returned Home)

Harry H Simpkins - Royal Army Serice Corps (Returned Home)

Job Willatt - Royal Field Artillery (Returned)

William Willatt (MM) - Royal Field Artillery (Returned)