LOPPINGTON ROLL of HONOUR

1914-1919
  • Evan Astley, Private, [49203], 24th Bn., Manchester Regiment; formerly [14072], Cheshire Regiment
    Born: Baschurch, Shrewsbury, Shropshire, son of Mrs. Astley, of Moor House, Burlton, Shrewsbury, Shropshire
    Residence: Shrewsbury, Shropshire
    Enlisted: Macclesfield, Cheshire
    Died: 4 October 1917, aged 24
    Cemetery:Tyne Cot Memorial, Zonnebeke, West Flanders (West-Vlaanderen), Belgium. [Grave or Reference Panel Number: Panel 120 to 124 and 162 to 162A and 163A.]
    Theatre of War: France & Flanders, killed in action.
  • Alfred Birch,Private, [18126], 5th Bn., King's Shropshire Light Infantry
    Born: Loppington, Shropshire
    Residence: Burlton, Shropshire
    Enlisted: Shrewsbury, Shropshire
    Died: 10 February 1916, aged 32
    Cemetery: Ypres (Menin Gate), Ypres, (Ieper), West-Vlaanderen Memorial, Belgium. [Grave or Reference Panel Number: Panel 47 and 49.]
    Theatre of War: France & Flanders, killed in action.
  • Alfred R Eaton, Leading Stoker, [309222(Dev)], H.M.S. "Vivid." Royal Navy.
    Born: Son of Alfred R. and Emily Eaton, of Barnes House, Loppington; husband of Sarah Eaton.
    Died: 9 April 1918, aged 30
    Cemetery: Loppington (St. Michael) Churchyard, England[Grave or Reference Panel Number: ]
    Theatre of War: Died of illness.
  • Thomas Groom, Private, [54555], 24th (Denbighshire Yeomanry) Bn., Royal Welsh Fusiliers.
    Born: Wrexham, Denbighshire; son of George and Mary Groom, of 2, Beaumont Terrace, John's St., Castlefields, Shrewsbury; husband of Sarah Griffiths (formerly Groom), of 77, Church St., Rhoseyllen, Wrexham, Denbighshire
    Residence: Wrexham, Denbighshire
    Enlisted: Wem, Shropshire
    Died: 28 Jun 1918, aged 27
    Cemetery: Ploegsteert Memorial, Comines-Warneton, Hainaut, Belgium. [Grave or Reference Panel Number: 5]
    Theatre of War: France & Flanders, killed in action.
  • John Turner Clough Hazeldine, Second Lieutenant, 1st/4th Bn., Royal Welsh Fusiliers.
    Born: Son of Sarah Grace Boevey Vaughan (formerly Hazledine), of Burlton Hall, Shrewsbury, and the late John Rowland Lovell Hazledine.
    Died: 9 May 1915, aged 39
    Cemetery: Rue-Des-Berceaux Military Cemetery, Richebourg-L'Avoue, France. [Grave or Reference Panel Number: II. D. 33]
    Theatre of War: France & Flanders
  • William Hudson, Private, [SPTS/1411], 23rd Bn., Royal Fusiliers.
    Born: South Kensington; son of the late James and Mary Hudson, of Manchester, husband of Mary Catherine Hudson, of Loppington.
    Residence: Grange-over-sands
    Enlisted: Ulverston
    Died: 27 July 1916, aged 38
    Cemetery: Thiepval Memorial, France. . [Grave or Reference Panel Number: Pier and Face 8 C 9 A and 16 A]
    Theatre of War: France & Flanders, killed in action.
  • Elsie Maddox, Munitions Worker
    Born: 1898, Loppington, Shropshire; daughter of William & Annie Maddox.
    Died: Buried, 24 January 1918, aged 20
    Cemetery: Loppington (St. Michael) Churchyard, Shropshire, England.
    Theatre of War: Home
  • James Pitt, Private, [17777], 7th Bn., King's Shropshire Light Infantry.
    Born: Loppington, Shropshire; son of James Pitt, of Noneley, Wem, Shropshire, and the late Mary Pitt.
    Enlisted: Market Drayton, Shropshire
    Died: 3 May 1917, aged 18
    Cemetery: Arras Memorial,Faubourg-d'Amiens Cemetery, Departement du Pas-de-Calais,Nord-Pas-de-Calais, France. [Grave or Reference Panel Number: Bay 7]
    Theatre of War: France & Flanders, killed in action.
  • Francis William Pugh, Private, [M2/032849], 116th Aux. Petrol Coy. Army Service Corps.
    Born: Loppington, Shropshire; son of Emma and Edward Pugh, of Factory Farm, Loppington, Shropshire, husband of Louisa Emma Pugh, of Rock Cottage, Eastham, Birkenhead, Cheshire.
    Residence: Birkenhead Enlisted: Chester, Cheshire.
    Died: 10 November 1918, aged 34
    Cemetery: Montecchio Precalcino Communal Cemetery Extension, Italy. [Grave or Reference Panel Number: Plot 8. Row B. Grave 11]
    Theatre of War: France & Flanders.
  • William Arthur Mould Temple, Captain, 1st Bn., Gloucestershire Regiment; 3rd Brigade, 1st Division. Gazetted 2nd Lt. Gloucestershire Regiment 1 July 1893; promoted Lt. March 1897 and Captain 27 May 1903; served in the South African War; to France on 14 August 1914.
    Born: Son of Colonel W. Temple, V.C. (R.A.M.C.) and Mrs. A. Temple (nee Mould); husband of Rhoda M. H. Temple (nee Hazledine).
    Died: 21 October 1914, aged 42
    Cemetery: Lijssenthoek Military Cemetery,Poperinge, West-Vlaanderen, Belgium [Grave or Reference Panel Number: XXXI. D. 19.]
    Theatre of War: France & Flanders, wounded 21 October 1914, Koekuit; died of wounds Chateau Dhondt.
  • Edward George Cummins Unwin, Sub-Lieutenant, Hood Bn., R.N. Div. Royal Naval Volunteer Reserve.
    Born: Born 1896.
    Enlisted: Shropshire
    Died: 3 September 1918, aged 22
    Cemetery: Queant Road Cemetery, Buissy, France. [Grave or Reference Panel Number: VII. E. 31.]
    Theatre of War: France & Flanders
  • Francis John Unwin, Lieutenant, Royal Air Force.
    Born:1897.
    Died: 17 September 1919, aged 22
    Cemetery: Archangel Memorial, Russia.
    Theatre of War: Kronstadt (Russia Administration)
  • James Edward Wycherley, Private, [1533], 2/1st Welsh Horse Yeomanry, Royal Welsh Fusiliers.
    Born: Son of Edwin and Beatrice Wycherley, of May Pole Cottage, Loppington, Shropshire
    Residence: Loppington, Shropshire
    Enlisted: Newtown, Shropshire
    Died: 19 April 1916
    Cemetery: Buried Loppington (St. Michael) Churchyard, Shropshire, England.
    Theatre of War: Home.
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