ROLL OF HONOUR

WW1 & WW2 "The Fallen of North Hill Parish"


A stained glass window in St Torney's Church.
"As a thanksgiving for the safe return from The Great War of their two nephews Edward Francis Stanhope Rodd and Francis James Rennell Rodd this window is dedicated by Julia and Francis Rodd and is also in grateful remembrance of the men of North Hill who died for their King and Country 1914-1918."

Click on the name of any casualty to learn more about them and the sacrifice they made.

NORTH HILL PARISH ROLL OF HONOUR
WORLD WAR ONE

Leonard Richard Bartlett (1889-1917)

312030; Driver; Canadian Field Artillery, 3rd Division; Ammunition Column

Buried at St Torney, North Hill

North Hill Parish War Memorial; Roll of Honour in St Torney's Church, North Hill


William Frederick Bettess (1889-1917)

203106; Lance Corporal; 2nd Btn Wiltshire Regiment

Buried at Torreken Farm Cemetery in Belgium

Lewannick War Memorial


Edred Buckingham (1876-1916)

269315; Chief Engine Room Artificer 1st Class; HMS Nottingham

Lost at sea

Plymouth Naval Memorial; North Hill Parish War Memorial; Roll of Honour in St Torney's Church, North Hill; Coad's Green Sunday and Day School Roll of Honour


Samuel John Buckingham (1897-1918)

27523; Private; Duke Of Cornwall's Light Infantry

Buried at St Sever Cemetery, Rouen, France

St Cleer War Memorial


Albert Edward Colmer (1888-1917)

203284: Private, Oxford and Bucks Light Infantry

Buried at Tincourt New British Cemetery, France

St Margaret's War Memorial, Oxford


Albert Colwill (1889-1918)

K/18812; Leading Stoker; HMS Anchusa

Lost at Sea

Plymouth Naval Memorial; North Hill Parish War Memorial; Roll of Honour in St Torney's Church, North Hill


Mark Duance (1897-1916)

24198; Private; 7th Battalion, Royal Dublin Fusiliers

Buried at Struma Military Cemetery, Greece

North Hill Parish War Memorial; Roll of Honour in St Torney's Church, North Hill; Coad's Green Sunday and Day School Roll of Honour


Alfred Edward Foott (1896-1917)

M/16360; Carpenters Crew; HMS Vanguard

Lost at sea

Chatham Naval Memorial, Kent; North Hill Parish War Memorial; Roll of Honour in St Torney's Church, North Hill


James Aunger Foott (1892-1917)

M/15887; Carpenter's Crew; HMS Vala

Lost at sea

Plymouth Naval Memorial; North Hill Parish War Memorial; Roll of Honour in St Torney's Church, North Hill


Elsie Margaret Humphrey (1889-1920)

Sister; Territorial Force Nursing Service

Buried at St Torney, North Hill

Norwich Cathedral Roll of Honour


John Henry Hutchings (1882-1918)

33969; Private; D Coy, 13th Battalion Yorkshire Regt. (Green Howards)

Buried at Mory Abbey Cemetery near Arras , France

Launceston War Memorial (as I Hutchings); North Petherwin War Memorial


Ernest Albert Jasper (1882-1917)

13th Battalion Hants and 34th Training Battalion

Buried at the Wesleyan Church, Coad's Green, North Hill

South Petherwin War Memorial; Lezant War Memorial


Frank Jasper (1893-1917)

36436; Private; 1st Worcestershire Regiment

Body never identified or recovered

Thiepval Memorial, France; Lewannick War Memorial; Coad's Green Sunday and Day School Roll of Honour


John Jasper (1888-1918)

1947; Private; 2nd/7th Cyclist's Battalion, Devonshire Regiment

Buried at St Torney, North Hill

Roll of Honour in St Torney's Church, North Hill; Linkinhorne War Memorial


Ernest Jeffery (1886-1916)

4520. Private. B Coy. 52nd Battalion, Australian Imperial Forces (AIF)

Buried at Lebucquiere Communal Cemetery Extension, Bapaume, France

North Hill Parish War Memorial; Roll of Honour in St Torney's Church, North Hill


Cecil William Kelly (1891-1916)

10/3620 (alternatively 628493) Private. 2nd Battalion, Wellington Regiment, New Zealand Expeditionary Force (NZEF)

Body never identified or recovered

Caterpillar Valley (NZ) Memorial at Longueval, France; North Hill Parish War Memorial; Tikokino War Memorial, New Zealand; Roll of Honour in St Torney's Church, North Hill


William Werry Landrey (1897-1918)

92871; Private; 11th Battalion, Royal Tank Corps

Buried at Windmill British Cemetery, Monchy-le-Preux, France

North Hill Parish War Memorial; Roll of Honour in St Torney's Church, North Hill


Claude John Hoskin Mitchell (1894-1914)

1453; Private; 5th Battn, Duke Of Cornwall's Light Infantry

Buried at Seaton Valley (Cramlington New) Cemetery, near Blyth, Northumberland

North Hill Parish War Memorial; Roll of Honour in St Torney's Church, North Hill


Sydney Perry (1895-1916)

17268; Private; 1st Battalion Duke of Cornwall's Light Infantry

Buried at Heilly Station Cemetery, Mericourt-L'abbe, France

Roll of Honour in St Torney's Church, North Hill; Coad's Green Sunday and Day School Roll of Honour; Lewannick War Memorial; Linkinhorne War Memorial


Lewis Reed (1896-1918)

K/30424; Stoker 1st Class; HMS Active

Buried at St Torney, North Hill

North Hill Parish War Memorial; Roll of Honour in St Torney's Church, North Hill


George Sargent (1892-1919)

VR/772 CPO Engine Room Artificer 4th Class; HMCS Niobe

Buried at Halifax (St. John's) Cemetery, Nova Scotia, Canada

Roll of Honour in St Torney's Church, North Hill; Linkinhorne War Memorial


John Sloman (1896-1916)

105088; Gunner; Royal Field Artillery; B Battery 51st Brigade

Body never identified or recovered

Thiepval Memorial, France; Coad's Green Sunday and Day School Roll of Honour


Claude Snell (1884-1918)

14693; A/Lance Corporal; Royal Engineers

Lost at sea

Chatby Memorial, Alexandria, Egypt; North Hill Parish War Memorial; Roll of Honour in St Torney's Church, North Hill; Launceston War Memorial


George Snell (1891-1918)

314912; Corporal, RAF

Buried at All Saints New Churchyard, Nafferton, Yorkshire

North Hill Parish War Memorial; Roll of Honour in St Torney's Church, North Hill; Launceston War Memorial


James Stephens (1873-1915)

SS/13904; Labour Coy, Army Service Corps

Lost at sea

Helles Memorial, Gallipoli, Turkey


Ernest Thompson (1892-1916)

G/6708; Private; 6th (Service) Battalion, The Buffs (East Kent Regiment)

Body never identified or recovered

Loos War Memorial, Dud Corner Cemetery, near Loos in France; North Hill Parish War Memorial; Roll of Honour in St Torney’s Church, North Hill


Eric Claude Tucker (1889-1917)

14886; Rifleman; New Zealand Rifle Brigade "D" Coy. 2nd Bn.

Body never identified or recovered

Tyne Cot Memorial, France; Clive, NZ, War Memorial


Frederick Tucker (1872-1918)

50113; Trooper; Wellington Mounted Rifles, N.Z.E.F.

Body never identified or recovered

Jerusalem Memorial, Israel; Clive, NZ, War Memorial


Joseph Tucker (1887-1918)

43118; Trooper; Imperial Camel Corps (New Zealand) 16th New Zealand Coy

Buried at Ramleh War Cemetery, Israel

Clive, NZ, War Memorial


Alfred Wallis (1879-1917)

234598; Private; 44th Battalion Canadian Infantry

Buried at Canadian Cemetery No. 2, Neuville-St. Vaast, France


Alfred James Wills (1895-1918)

Second Lieutenant; Royal Garrison Artillery, 182nd Siege Battery

Buried at Highland Cemetery, Le Cateau, France

Stoke Climsland War Memorial


NORTH HILL PARISH ROLL OF HONOUR
WORLD WAR TWO

Clifford Marsden Brodersen (1910-1944)

28903; Gunner; New Zealand Artillery 5 Field Regt.

Buried at Prague War Cemetery, Prague, Czech Republic

Clive, NZ, War Memorial


Joyce Chapman (1918-1944)

Believed to be buried in Southampton

Roll of Honour in St Torney’s Church, North Hill; Altarnun War Memorial


Leslie John Daniel (1918-1941)

D/JX165661; Able Seaman; HMS Gloucester

Lost at sea

Plymouth Naval Memorial; North Hill Parish War Memorial


Vernand Archie Doney (1904-1944)

D/KX77613; Petty Officer Stoker; HMS Sultan

Lost at sea

Plymouth Naval Memorial


William Russell Doney (1901-1941)

Civilian War Dead

Buried in Plymouth


William Arthur Evans (1910-1942)

1946988; Driver; Royal Engineers.

Buried in Basra War Cemetery, Iraq

North Hill Parish War Memorial; St Cleer War Memorial


Leslie Maunder (1924-1945)

D/JX164033; Able Seaman; HMS Exeter

Buried at Ambon Cemetery, Ambon, Indonesia

North Hill Parish War Memorial


Maurice Sewell Peters (1917-1942)

5438316; Serjeant; Royal Artillery 4 Maritime Regiment

Lost at sea

Plymouth Naval Memorial; Boyton Church Memorial Plaque


Allan Joseph Tucker (1918-1943)

44622; Corporal; New Zealand Army Service

Buried at Heliopolis Cemetery, Cairo, Egypt

Clive, NZ, War Memorial


Harry Buckingham Wakem (1900-1943)

Royal Navy

Buried at St Torney, North Hill

North Hill Parish War Memorial

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