Lee Brockhurst

1914-1918
  • James Abbotts, Guardsman, [24805], Grenadier Guards, 4th Battalion.
    Born: Preston Brockhurst, Shropshire; son of James and Sarah Abbotts, of Moston Pool, Lee Brockhurst, Shropshire.
    Died: 7 October 1916, aged 26 years, died of wounds.
    Theatre of War: France & Flanders, West European Theatre.
  • Frederick Blewitt, , [230188], King's Shropshire Light Infantry, 10th Battalion;
    formerly [1771], Shrops Yeomanry
    Born: 1885, Lichfield, Staffordshire; son of Thomas & Harriet Blewitt
    Resided: Preston Brockhurst, Shropshire
    Died: 9 November 1918, aged 33.
    Cemetery: Cambrin Military Cemetery Cambrin, Departement du Pas-de-Calais, Nord-Pas-de-Calais, France.
    [Grave or Reference Panel Number: P. 43].
    Theatre of War: France & Flanders, West European Theatre.
  • Samuel Burton, Lance Corporal, [22196], Gloucestershire Regiment, 7th (Service) Battalion, "A" Coy.
    Born: Norton Keynes, Staffordshire; son of John Amos Burton (Blacksmith) and Ada Burton,
    of Lee Bridge, Preston Brockhurst, Shrewsbury.
    Enlisted: Shrewsbury, Shropshire
    Died: 10 February 1917, aged 23, killed in action.
    Cemetery: Amara War Cemetery, Al Amarah, Maysan, Iraq [Plot: XXIX. B. 1/40].
    Theatre of War: Mesopotamia, Asiatic Theatres.
  • Richard Morgan, Private, [56995], Welsh Regiment, 14th Battalion;
    formerly [3144], 3/1st Montgomeryshire Yeomanry.
    Resided: Lee Brockhurst, Shropshire.
    Enlisted: Welshpool, Montgomeryshire.
    Died: 7 September 1918, died of wounds.
    Cemetery: St. Sever Cemetery Extension, Rouen, France
    [Grave Number: R. II. H. 24.].
    Theatre of War: France & Flanders, West European Theatre.
  • James Webb, Driver, [171012] Royal Horse Artillery and Royal Field Artillery, 66th Div. Ammunition Coy.
    Born: Fauls Green, Prees, Shropshire, husband of Mrs Mary Webb, of Hill Top Bank, Wem, Shropshire,
    grandson of Michael Webb, (agricultural worker) born in Ireland.
    Died: 21 December 1917, aged 34
    Cemetery: Holy Emmanual, Fauls, Shropshire
    Theatre of War: Home.

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