WHIXALL WAR MEMORIAL

1914-1918
  • Samuel Ashley, Private, [39515], Worcestershire Regiment; previously [2752], Kings Shropshire Light Infantry.
    Born: Whixall, Shropshire; son of Elizabeth Ashley, of 4 Moss Cottages, Whixall, Shropshire
    Died: 29 September 1918, aged 24; killed in action.
    Cemetery: Pigeon Ravine Cemetery, Epehy Departement de la Somme, Picardie, France
    [Grave or Reference Panel Number: Plot: I. B. 6].
    Theatre of War: France & Flanders, Western European Theatre.
  • William Bailey [Bayley], Gunner, [112465], Royal Garrison Artillery, 99th Siege Bty
    Died: 29 June 1918
    Cemetery: Terlincthun British Cemetery, Wimille, Pas de Calais, France [Grave or Reference Panel Number: I. C. 23].
    Theatre of War: France & Flanders, Western European Theatre.
  • Wilfred Bradshaw, Private, [34201], King's Shropshire Light Infantry; formerly T4/040229, R.A.S.C.
    Born: Manchester
    Enlisted:Whitchurch, Shropshire
    Died: 9 March 1918, aged 25
    Cemetery: Jerusalem War Cemetery, Yerushalayim (Jerusalem District), Israel
    [Grave or Reference Panel Number: Plot: F. 76].
    Theatre of War: Palestine, Egyptian Theatre
  • Alfred Brown, Lance Corporal, [15109] Kings Shropshire Light Infantry.
    Born: Holmes Chapel, Cheshire
    Residence: Whixall, Shropshire
    Enlisted: Northwich, Cheshire
    Died: 26 February 1916, died of wounds.
    Cemetery: St Mary's, Whixall
    Theatre of War: Home
  • Alfred Clorley, Private, [10151], North Staffordshire Regiment.
    Died: 13 January 1916, aged 20
    Cemetery: Portianos Military Cemetery, Limnos (Lemnos), Greece.[Grave or Reference Panel Number: III. B. 323].
    Theatre of War: .
  • Joseph Clorley, Gunner, [91018], Royal Horse Artillery and Royal Field Artillery.
    Born: Whitchurch, Shropshire
    Enlisted: Shrewsbury, Shropshire
    Died: 24 July 1916, aged 20
    Cemetery: Basra, Iraq
    Theatre of War: Mesopotamia, Asiatic Theatres.
  • William Clorley, Sapper, [266678], Corps. of Royal Engineers, Battalion Railways, 263Rd R. Coy..
    Born: Whixall, Shropshire
    Residence: Whixall, Shropshire
    Enlisted: Wem, Shropshire
    Died: 13 April 1918, died of wounds.
    Cemetery: La Motte-Brebière Comm Cemetery, Lamotte-Brebiere, Departement de la Somme, Picardie, France
    Theatre of War: France & Flanders, Western European Theatre.
  • Joseph Cotton, Private, [15324], Prince of Wales's Leinster Regiment (Royal Canadians), 7th Battalion, formerly 32206, Shropshire Light Infantry.
    Born: Age 18. Son of Thomas Cotton of 12 Waterloo Whixall Whitchurch Salop. Whitchurch, Shropshire.
    Enlisted: Oswestry
    Died: 2 August 1917, aged 18, killed in action.
    Cemetery: Tyne Cot Cemetery, Zonnebeke West Flanders (West-Vlaanderen), Belgium
    Theatre of War: France & Flanders, Western European Theatre.
  • Fred Dodd, Lance Corporal, [62699], Kings Own Yorkshire Light Infantry, formerly 6/6553, T.R. Battn.
    Born: Whixall, Shropshire
    Enlisted: Grantham, Lincolnshire
    Died: 8 November 1918, aged 19, died of wounds
    Cemetery: Ghissignies British Cemetery, Ghissignies Departement du Nord Nord-Pas-de-Calais, France [Grave or Reference Panel Number: Plot: B. 39].
    Theatre of War: France & Flanders, Western European Theatre.
  • John Downes, Lance Corporal, [10340], Royal Welsh Fusiliers, 2nd Battalion
    Born: Catton, Whitchurch, Shropshire
    Enlisted: Wrexham Died: 18 July 1916, aged 23, killed in action.
    Cemetery: Thiepval Memorial, Thiepval Departement de la Somme Picardie, France [Grave or Reference Panel Number: Pier and Face 4 A].
    Theatre of War: France & Flanders, Western European Theatre.
  • James Eccleston, Private, [3659], London Regiment, 15th (County of London) Battalion (P.W.O. Civil Service Rifles).
    Born:
    Residence: Whixall, Shropshire
    Enlisted:
    Died: 15 September 1916, aged 21
    Cemetery: Thiepval Memorial, Thiepval, Departement de la Somme Picardie, France [Grave or Reference Panel Number: Pier and Face 13 C].
    Theatre of War: France & Flanders, Western European Theatre.
  • Alfred Eddies, Private, [G/86302], Duke of Cambridge's Own , Middlesex Regiment, 13th Battalion, formerly M/297503, R.A.S.T., M.T..
    Born: Whixall, Shropshire; son of Samuel & Alice Eddies.
    Residence: Whixall, Shropshire
    Enlisted: Chester.
    Died: 25 May 1918, aged 26, died of wounds.
    Cemetery: Peraes British Cemetery
    Theatre of War: France & Flanders, Western European Theatre.
  • James Edgerton, Private, [33122] Kings Shropshire Light Infantry, 6th Battalion.
    Born: Whixall, Shropshire
    Died: 1 April 1918, aged 27, died of wounds
    Cemetery: Moreuil Communal Cemetery Allied Extension Departement de la Somme Picardie, France [Grave or Reference Panel Number: D6]
    Theatre of War: . France & Flanders, Western European Theatre.
  • Alfred Edwards, Private, [54923] Royal Welsh Fusiliers, 10th Battalion, formerly 4326, Monmouthshire Regiment.
    Born: Tilstock, Shropshire
    Enlisted: Wem, Shropshire
    Died: 4 February 1917, aged
    Cemetery: Etaples Military Cemetery
    Theatre of War: France & Flanders, Western European Theatre.
  • John Evans, Private, [54920] Royal Welsh Fusiliers, 10th Battalion, formerly 4493, Monmouthshire Regiment.
    Born: Whixall, Shropshire
    Enlisted: Whitchurch, Shropshire
    Died: 30 April 1917, aged 28, killed in action.
    Cemetery: Arras Memorial, Faubourg-d'Amiens Cemetery, Boulevard du General de Gaulle, Arras, France [Grave or Reference Panel Number: Bay 6].
    Theatre of War: France & Flanders, Western European Theatre.
  • [Walter] James Furber, Lance Corporal, [23997] Kings Shropshire Light Infantry.
    Born: Wem, Shropshire; son of Alice Furber of Leek St., Wem.
    Enlisted: Edstaston
    Died: 20 September 1918, aged 22 years, died of wounds.
    Cemetery: Mikra British Cemetery, Kalamaria, Regional unit of Thessaloniki, Central Macedonia, Greece [Grave 306].
    Theatre of War: Salonika, Balkan Theatre.
  • William Heath, Private, [204053] King's Shropshire Light Infantry, 1st Battalion.
    Born: Whitchurch, Shropshire
    Enlisted:Tilstock, Shropshire
    Died: 21 March 1918, aged 25, killed in action
    Cemetery: Arras Memorial, Faubourg-d'Amiens Cemetery, Boulevard du General de Gaulle, Arras, Departement du Pas-de-Calai, Nord-Pas-de-Calais, France [Grave or Reference Panel Number: Bay 7].
    Theatre of War: France & Flanders, Western European Theatre.
  • Herbert [William] Ikin, Lance Corporal, [24029] Kings Shropshire Light Infantry, 6th Battalion.
    Born: Whixall, Shropshire; Son of William and Elizabeth Ikin
    Residence: Whixhall, Shropshire
    Enlisted: Oswestry
    Died: 16 August 1917, aged 27, killed in action.
    Cemetery: Tyne Cot memorial, Zonnebeke West Flanders (West-Vlaanderen), Belgium
    Theatre of War: France & Flanders, Western European Theatre.
  • Henry Jones, Private, [33013] King's Shropshire Light Infantry, 6th Battalion.
    Born: Edstaston, Shropshire
    Residence: Whixall, Shropshire
    Enlisted: Wem , Shropshire
    Died: 21 September 1918, aged 31, killed in action.
    Cemetery: Sucrerie Cemetery, Ablain-St. Nazaire, Pas de Calais, France [Grave or Reference Panel Number: V. F. 4].
    Theatre of War: France & Flanders, Western European Theatre.
  • Oliver Jones, Private, [19763] Kings Shropshire Light Infantry, 7th Battalion.
    Born: Whitchurch, Shropshire Residence: Whixall, Shropshire Died: 24 July 1916, aged 25, killed in action
    Cemetery: Thiepval Memorial, Thiepval Departement de la Somme Picardie, France [Grave or Reference Panel Number: Pier and Face 12 A and 12 D].
    Theatre of War: France & Flanders, Western European Theatre.
  • Harry Lea, Sergeant, [54920] Royal Welsh Fusiliers.
    Born:
    Died: 30 April 1917, aged 28
    Cemetery: Arras Memorial, , Faubourg-d'Amiens Cemetery, Boulevard du General de Gaulle, Arras, Departement du Pas-de-Calai, Nord-Pas-de-Calais, France
    Theatre of War: France & Flanders, Western European Theatre.
  • Edwin Powell, Lance Corporal, [52874] Cheshire Regiment.
    Died: 22 March 1918,
    Cemetery: Arras Memorial, Faubourg-d'Amiens Cemetery, Boulevard du General de Gaulle, Arras, Departement du Pas-de-Calai, Nord-Pas-de-Calais, France
    Theatre of War: France & Flanders, Western European Theatre.
  • Herbert Samuel Sadler, Private, [18981] Kings Shropshire Light Infantry, 6th Battalion.
    Born: Whixall, Shropshire
    Residence: Whixall, Shropshire
    Died: 30 August 1916, aged, killed in action.
    Cemetery: Thiepval Memorial, Thiepval, Departement de la Somme Picardie, France [Grave or Reference Panel Number: Pier and Face 12 A and 12 D].
    Theatre of War: France & Flanders, Western European Theatre.
  • Ernest Walker, Private, [22089] Kings Shropshire Light Infantry, 6th Battalion.
    Born: Bronnington, Flintshire
    Residence: Whixall, Shropshire
    Enlisted: Wem, Shropshire
    Died: 4 September 1916, aged 20, killed in action.
    Cemetery: Thiepval Memorial, Thiepval, Departement de la Somme Picardie, France [Grave or Reference Panel Number: Pier and Face 12 A and 12 D].
    Theatre of War: France & Flanders, Western European Theatre.
  • Thomas Woodward, Private, [24602] Kings Shropshire Light Infantry, 7th Battalion.
    Born: Whixall, Shropshire
    Residence: Whixall, Shropshire
    Enlisted: Whitchurch, Shropshire
    Died: 26 September 1917, aged 39, killed in action.
    Cemetery: Tyne Cot Memorial, Zonnebeke, West-Vlaanderen, Belgium [Grave or Reference Panel Number: Panel 112 to 113].
    Theatre of War: France & Flanders, Western European Theatre.

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