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Roughton War Memorial

The memorial is a stone memorial inside the church.  It was expanded after WW2 to record those who died then.  It does not record any who also served but returned.

Those named are:

  • Leonard Bower   CWGC
    • Who served with 7th Battalion, Norfolk Regiment
    • Service Number 40596
    • Died 6 May 1917
    • Aged 32
    • Remembered at Arras Memorial
  • John H Bullen    CWGC
    • Who served with 1st/5th Battalion, Norfolk Regiment
    • Service Number 241018
    • Died 27 November 1917
    • Aged 21
    • Remembered at Ramleh War Cemetry
  • James Cossey   CWGC
    • Who served with 1st/5th Battalion, Norfolk Regiment
    • Service Number 241178
    • Died 19 April 1917
    • Aged not stated
    • Remembered at Jerusalem Memorial
  • Richard Hewitt     CWGC
    • Who served with 2nd Battalion, Bedfordshire Regiment
    • Service Number 51204
    • Died 25 August 1918
    • Aged 19
    • Remembered at Daours Communal Cemetery Extension
  • John T Hoolhouse   CWGC
    • Who served with 7th Battalion, Border Regiment
    • Service Number 23072
    • Died 8 August 1916
    • Aged not stated
    • Remembered at Thiepval Memorial
  • Sidney E Keeler     CWGC
    • Who served with 1st/5th Battalion, Sherwood Foresters (Notts and Derby Regiment)
    • Service Number 202168
    • Died 28 April 1918
    • Aged 23
    • Remembered at Fouquieres Churchyard Extension
  • Stanley Lambert   CWGC
    • Who served with 2nd/19th Battalion, London Regiment
    • Service Number 2300
    • Died 18 August 1916
    • Aged 21
    • Remembered at Aubigny Communal Cemetery Extension
  • Thomas Lambert     CWGC
    • Who served with “C” Company, 6th Battalion, Duke of Cornwall’s Light Infantry
    • Service Number 14688
    • Died 18 August 1916
    • Aged 18
    • Remembered at Thiepval Memorial
  • Charles Lawrence     CWGC
    • Who served with 1st Battalion, Royal Munster Fusiliers
    • Service Number 9103
    • Died 28 May 1915
    • Aged not stated
    • Remembered at Helles Memorial
  • George Lawrence     CWGC
    • Who served with 7th Battalion, Norfolk Regiment
    • Service Number 16306
    • Died 27 March 1918
    • Aged 24
    • Remembered at Serre Road Cemetery No. 1
  • John H Reynolds     CWGC
    • Who served with “D” Coy. 7th Bn., King’s Shropshire Light Infantry
    • Service Number 13875
    • Died 15 June 1916
    • Aged 28
    • Remembered at La Clytte Military Cemetery
  • Alfred William Turner     CWGC
    • Who served with 12th (Duke of Lancaster’s Own Yeomanry) Bn., Manchester Regiment
    • Service Number 245543
    • Died 22 September 1918
    • Aged not stated
    • Remembered at Five Points Cemetery, Lechelle
  • Cecil Turner     CWGC
    • Who served with 1st Bn., Essex Regiment
    • Service Number 41592
    • Died 14 April 1917
    • Aged not stated
    • Remembered at Arras Memorial
  • Herbert J C Wade     CWGC
    • Who served with 130th Coy., Machine Gun Corps (Infantry)
    • Service Number not stated
    • Died 14 November 1917
    • Aged 27
    • Remembered at Port Said War Memorial Cemetery
  • Archie Ward     CWGC
    • Who served with 9th Bn., Norfolk Regiment
    • Service Number 16267
    • Died 15 September 1916
    • Aged not stated
    • Remembered at Thiepval Memorial
  • Charles E Ward     CWGC
    • Who served with 27th (Tyneside Irish) Bn., Northumberland Fusiliers
    • Service Number 27/783
    • Died 1 July 1916
    • Aged not stated
    • Remembered at Thiepval Memorial
  • Robert J Ward     CWGC
    • Who served with 1st Bn., Northamptonshire Regiment
    • Service Number 27844
    • Died 23 January 1917
    • Aged 28
    • Remembered at Albert Communal Cemetery Extension
  • Ernest Ward
    • Thought to have died of natural causes after enlisting.
  • Cecil Wright     CWGC
    • Who served with 1st/5th Bn., Norfolk Regiment
    • Service Number 241020
    • Died 19 April 1917
    • Aged 18
    • Remembered at Jerusalem Memorial

Much of the information here has been used “by permission of the original researcher”.  His full information is available at Resource

 

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