ST. PETER'S CHURCH - War Memorial
World War 1 - Roll of Honour with detailed information
Compiled and copyright © 2001 Brenda Asplin
with additional information by Lynda Smith
are two memorials in the Church.
A stone plaque and a framed hand-written and illustrated Roll of Honour.
Pertenhall World War 1 Plaque
Copyright © Brenda Asplin 2001
Pertenhall Roll of Honour
GRATEFUL MEMORY OF
RONALD ALFRED DAY
ERNEST JAMES PEDLEY
CHARLES EDWARD WAGSTAFF
gave their lives for King and
Country and Friends
1914 - 1918
proud and grateful memory
of the men from Pertenhall who
gave their lives for
their King and Country
1914 - 1918
162nd Siege Battery, Royal
Garrison Artillery. Died of wounds at Aubigney,
France 28th May 1917. (Tuesday 8th May 1917
on CWGC & Soldiers Died CD). Age 21. Born and lived Pertenhall.
Enlisted Kimbolton. Son of Alfred & Louisa Day of Pertenhall,
St. Neots, Hunts. Commemorated on Aubigny Communal Cemetery Extension,
Pas-de-Calais, France. Ref. II.H.35
52727. “A” Company 26th Battalion Royal Fusiliers.
(Formerly 37247 98th T.R.) Killed in action at Ypres,
Belgium Friday 15 June 1917. Age 30. Born Pertenhall. Lived Stoneley. (?)
Enlisted Kimbolton. Son of Arthur & Elizabeth Pedley of Gt.
Staughton, St. Neots. Husband of Daisy Braybrook (formerly Pedley)
of Pertenhall, St. Neots. Commemorated on Ypres (Menin Gate) Memorial,
Ieper, West-Vlaanderen, Belgium. Ref. Panel 6 & 8.
551266. (3841 on CD) 16th Battalion London Regiment (Queen’s
Westminster Rifles.) Killed in action at Gommecourt, France on Saturday
1 July 1916 age 22 (21 on CWGC). Born St. Neots. Lived Chigwell
Row. Enlisted Westminster. Son of John & Harriet Wagstaff
of Pertenhall, Bedfordshire. Commemorated on Gommecourt British Cemetery
No.2, Hebuterne, Pas-de-Calais, France. Ref. II.E.27.
love hath no man than
this, that a man lay down his
life for his friends.
14 July 2001