Denaby War Memorial – First World War

DENABY MAIN WAR MEMORIAL

1914 – 1918


The names or initials shown in red are people who are not shown on the War Memorial or shown with a difference initial or name Summary Stories Told86 New Stories34 To Find 80 Total200

Ackroyd L. Ackroyd, Lewis – Died of Wounds

W. Aird


Armstrong, Noah Armstrong Noah – killed in Flanders

Ashworth, James Ashworth, James – 19 Year Old Faher Killed in Action

G. Atkins

Ball S. Ball S. – Stretcher Bearer killed in Action Barker A. Barker, Alfred – Killed in Action Beaumont G. Beaumont, George – Killed in Action Beaumont A.R. Beaumont, R – Denaby, Killed Bell A. Bell, Alfred – Dies from Chest and Shoulder Wounds Blades C. Blades, Charles – Killed in Action Boldan J. Boldan, John – Died of Wounds Bolt E.J. Bolt E.J. – Killed in Action

Bond C.D. Bond C.D. – Died of Gas Poisoning Bond C.W. Bond, Charles Booth A.C. Booth Alfred C. – killed instantaneously by a German Shell

Booth G. Booth G. – Acting Sergant Major Missing

Booth J. Booth J. – Sapper killed

O. Boyland

Brammer V. Brammer V.
Bransby J. Bransby, J. – Killed in Action
Brett J. Brett J. – Killed in France Broom H. Broom H – Died of Wounds

Buck M. Buck M. – Denaby Man killed

W. Bullock Burns W. Burns W. – Died of Appendicitus Burton H. Burton H. – Died of Wounds Butterfield C.H. Butterfield, Charles – Killed in Action W. Castle


J.W.Cassell Cassell, John Wm. – Killed in Action

Cliffe W.A. Cliffe, William – Killed in Action in France Cliffe, William – Died in Heavy Shelling


Cliff W. & R. Cliff W & R – Denaby Lads – Denaby Marine killed
Conlon P. Conlon, Patrick – Cyclist Company – killed in France
Connell, John Connell, John – Killed in France
Cooke J. Cooke J. – Denaby Main Corporal Killed J. Cooper


Cooper, Stephen Cooper, Stephen – Killed by a German Shell

F. Cope

J.T.Corney Coyne T. Coyne, Thomas – Died of Pneumonia in Italy Cranidge, Harold D. Cranidge, Harold – Died of Wounds Cross J. Cross, John – Missing after Action

Cross W. Cross W. – Killed in Action in Mesopotamia H. Crossland

Croxall J. Croxall J – Killed in Action Cunningham J Cunningham, John – 19 Year old stretcher bearer Machine Gunned
Danks Robt. Lee Danks, Robt Lee – Military Funeral at Mexborough
Dawson F. Dawson, Fred – Shipwrecked by Submarine – Dies of Wounds

W. Death

F. Dews

Edwards G.W. Edwards, George – Succumbed to Pnuemonia Egan T. Egan T. – Officially Reported Killed Elliott F. Elliott, Frank – Demaby Sergeant killed
Faulkner William Faulkner, William – Father of 6 Children Killed


Finn, Thomas Finn, Thomas – Killed at Loos

Fisher A Fisher Family – Son & Son in Law killed

Fisher J H Fisher Brothers – Killed and Shell Shock

C. Fletcher

J. Foster

A. Fowler

J.W. Fretwell Gledhill O. Gledhill, Owen Pvte – Killed in France A. Glover


Goddard C. Goddard, C Lce-Corpl – Denaby Hero Killed

C. Goddard

F. Golding

A. Gommerson

H. Goodier

F. Goodinson

T. Goodwin

W. Green

M. Griffin

F. Griffiths

W. Griffiths

Hackett J. Hackett J. – Father of Five Died of Wounds in France H. Haigh

Haigh A. Haigh A. – Denaby Man Killed

Hardy F. Hardy F. – Struck by Shell

G. Harwood

Hartley G.H. Hartley Family Hartley H Hartley H. – Killed in Action Haywood Haywood – Died of Wounds

J. Handley

Hendley T. Hendley T. – Military Funeral

J. Hill Hinchliffe J. Hinchcliffe J. – Denaby Footballer killed in Action
Hinton Jonas Hinton, Jonas – Died of Wounds

J.W. Hodgson

J. Hope


Hoyle C.C. Hoyle C.C. – Killed while bandaging CSM’s wound
Howitt F. Howitt, F – Killed by a Bursting Shell
John Hutley Hutley, John – Died from Pneumonia


Sylvester Hutley Hutley, Sylvester – Killed in Action

H. Ibbertson

C. Jackson

Jones J. Jones, Joseph – Killed in Action
Jones F.W. Jones, F.W. – Denaby Teacher Killed

W.L. Jones Jubb Thomas Jubb, Thomas – Killed in Action

F. Judge

A. Krammer


Lawrence R. Lawrence R. – Killed in Action
Laycock F. Laycock F. – Died of Wounds

F. Leach

J. Lomax

A. Loveridge

McArthur M. McArthur, Malcolm – Died of Wounds in Germany Magnall P. Magnall P. – Company Runner killed Mallett T. Mallett T. – Died of Wounds received in Action

Mannion, John Manion, John – Killed in Action

S. Martin

P. Maughan

H.T. Mawson

Nettleship A Nettleship A. – In Memoriam Oates J.H. Oates – War Sorrow – Denaby Family’s Affliction

J. O┬┤Brien

W. Otley

Oxley, Herbert Oxley, Herbert – Officially Reported Dead

Parr E.H. Parr E.H. – Killed by a Shell

Parry A. Parry, Alfred – Died of Pneumonia

Payling A. Payling A. – Reported Missing now Reported Killed

Payling C. Payling C. – Reported Missing

C. Payling

J.C. Peach


J. Peace Peace – Three Denaby Brothers, One killed
Pears W.H. Pears W.H. – Died of Heat Potts E. Potts, Ephraim – Killed in Action

Pownall G. Pownall G. – Killed digging dugout Preston E. Preston E.

J. Prew

E. Price

Price F. Price Frederick – Sherwood Forester Killed

Purdy J.J. Purdy, John, Joseph – Killed in Action

A. Rainer

Raynor A. Raynor, Albert – Died of Pneumonia
Read E. Read, E. – Died from Wounds

G.H. Reynolds


Ridge J.W. Ridge, John William – Killed in Action http://www.cwgc.org/search/casualty_details.aspx?casualty=195345
Richards G. Richards, G. – Death in Bondage T. Riley

Robinson A. Robinson A. – Denaby Military Medalist


A.H. Robinson Robinson, A.H. – Denaby Coldstream killed

Roebuck H Roebuck H. – Denaby Man killed

Rooney J. Rooney, John – Killed in Action

H. Rotherby


Rushwort, Jonas Rushworth, Jonas – Killed in Action

P.O. Sales


Scott Jeremiah Scott, Jeremiah – Died of Wounds in France

J. Scott

W. Scott

F. Shaw

F.J. Shore

J. Shutt

Siddon S. Siddon, Samuel – Killed in Action Simpkins J.W. Simpkins J.W. – Fighting Gallantly when he met his death F. Skinner

Smith E. Smith, Eric – Killed in Action

A. Smith

Smith S.G. Smith, George – Died from Pneumonia
Smithiman J.H. Smithiman J.H. – Died in Action

H. Soar

J. Straw


A. Sturgess Sturgess A. – Denaby Soldier and his sons

A. Sudworth


Swaby J.H. Swaby J.H. – Denaby Sergeant killed

J. Swaby

W.H. Taylor

Thomas Thomas Thomas, Thomas – Killed in Action in France


Timmins, Albert Edward Timmins, Albert Edward – Missing Denaby Man

F. Tipper

H. Travis


Turner A. Turner A – Killed in Action

F. Turner

J. Turner

Vaughan T.E. Vaughan T.E. – Died of Wounds
Vernon L.D. Vernon L. – Denaby Man killed


Wagstaff T.H. Wagstaff T.H. – Killed in Action http://www.cwgc.org/search/casualty_details.aspx?casualty=277566

Wall, Fred Wall Fred – Killed in Action

J. Wall Ward A.E. Ward A.E., – Killed in Action
Ward, Lawrence Ward, Lawrence – Killed in Action

J. Webster

Westwood C. Westwood C – Missing believed killed
Wheeliker, Richard Wheeliker, Richard – Killed in action in France

G.E. White

H. Whitehead

W. Whitehead Whitehouse B. Whitehouse, Pvte B – Killed by a Sniper W. Whitehouse

A. Whitley

H. Whitfield

J.H. Wilcocks

T. Wild

Wilkinson R. Wilkinson R. – Cadeby Man killed

H.R. Wilson

W. Wilson

Winfield J. Winfield J. – Died in Mespotania of Pneumonia Wood A. Wood A. – Died of Gas Poisoning

Woodhouse H. Woodhouse H. – Royal Engineer killed

Worth G. Worth, George – Killed in Action Worth G.T. – Military Medalist killed in Action

Wren C. Wren, Caleb – Killed in Action

G. Yates

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