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World War 1 & 2 - Roll of Honour with detailed information
Compiled and Copyright © Michael Peck 2007

The memorial is to be found within St Mary's Church, Tainton. The World War 1 memorial is a wall mounted light grey rectangular tablet mounted on a black marble backing; there are five names listed; the memorial was unveiled about 1921. The World War 2 memorial is mounted on the wall below the World War 1 memorial and is a light grey marble tablet with two names listed.

Photograph Copyright © Michael Peck 2007

To the
Glory of God
in honoured memory of
the men of this parish
who fell in the Great War
1914 – 1918.



Cannot positively identify CWGC/SDGW. No further information currently.



Private 301. 10th Battalion, Lincolnshire Regiment. Killed in action 1st July 1916. Born Hainton, enlisted Louth and resident Hainton, Lincs. Commemorated GORDON DUMP CEMETERY, Ovillers-La-Boisselle. VIII.J.5.



Private 13463. 1st Battalion, Lincolnshire Regiment. Died of wounds 21st June 1915. Born Louth, enlisted Lincoln and resident Ludford, Lincs. Commemorated KORTRIJK (St Jan) COMMUNAL CEMETERY. A.68.



possibly Guardsman 7023 Charles Henry Waters. 1st Battalion, Scots Guards. Killed in action 11th November 1914, aged 25 years. Son of Robert Waters. Husband of Frances E Waters of 93 Ledbury Road, Notting Hill, London. Born Wragby, Lincs and enlisted Huddersfield, Yorks. Commemorated YPRES (Menin Gate) MEMORIAL. Panel 11.


George Edward

Sapper 154917. 22nd Field Coy (222nd on SDGW), Royal Engineers. Died 20th March 1918. Born Hainton and enlisted Lincoln, Lincs. Commemorated YPRES RESERVOIR CEMETERY. III.D.19.

Their name liveth for evermore.
The Second World War 1939 - 1945.


George William

L/Corporal 5677770. 2/7th Battalion, West Surrey Regiment. Died 18th January 1945, aged 28 years. Son of Joseph and Martha Goy of Hainton, Lincs. Commemorated FORLI WAR CEMETERY. III.D.20.



Cannot positively identify CWGC. No further information currently

Last updated 30 March, 2007

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