A Poppy
A Poppy

Memorials & Monuments
on the Isle of Wight
- St Helens -
- St Helen's Church War Memorials -

Location

In and at St Helen's Church, St Helens, Isle of Wight
 
See map on www.streetmap.co.uk
 
IWM War Memorials Archive Record

Link : War Memorials Archive Reference 21846  
 
Historic England Listing Status

St Helen's Church is Listed Grade II. Since the Memorial is situated within the curtilage of the Church, it is assumed to be covered by the Listing.
 
Description

The lych gate was built as the Great War Memorial to the design of Mr E Caws, and erected by Mr H A Coombes.

The memorial was dedicated on the 26th September 1920 by the Rev Hugh le Fleming, Rural Dean of West Wight.

Memorial

St Helens St Helen's Church War memorial
 
St Helens St Helen's Church
 
St Helens St Helen's Church War memorial
 
St Helens St Helen's Church War memorial
 
St Helens St Helen's Church War memorial
 
St Helens St Helen's Church War memorial
 
St Helens St Helen's Church War memorial
 
Inscription


TO THE GLORY OF GOD AND IN MEMORY OF THE MEN OF THIS PARISH WHO DIED IN THE GREAT WAR
1914 - 1918
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names as given below
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1919
I AM THE RESURRECTION AND THE LIFE
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AND ALSO THOSE WHO FELL IN WORLD WAR 1939 - 45
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names as given below
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Further Information

Names as recorded

NameLinks
GREAT WAR :  
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C V BURDENPTE ROY SUX REGT CWGC record ... Additional inscription on family headstone in St Helens Cemetery
J R BARTLETTRFN IOWR CWGC record ...
F BARTLETTSGT 9TH ROY FUS CWGC record ...
Albert Frank Bartlett
A W COOPER STKR RN CWGC record ...
S WINTHER CAWSLT RAF CWGC record ... Memorial plaque in St Helen's Church
G S CALLAWAYSMN RN CWGC record ...
J CARPENTERSGT RE CWGC record ...
A DYERCPL IOWR CWGC record ...
G DYERPTE CAN AMC CWGC record ...
Veteran Affairs Canada record ...
B S EVANSCAPT RN CWGC record ...
H FURMIDGE EST SUR REGT CWGC record ...
James Henry Furmidge
additional inscription on family headstone
at Ryde Borough Cemetery (RSHG) Buried at Lijssenthoek Military Cemetery
W H STUART GARNETT LT RFC CWGC record ... Biography and circumstances of death
K G GARNETT, MC LT RFA CWGC record ... Biography and circumstances of death
A HENLEY CPO RN CWGC record ... Buried in St Helen's Churchyard
T JOY PTE ESSX REGT CWGC record ...
S W JOY PTE 1ST HTS REGT CWGC record ...
E JONES CPO RNR Probable CWGC record ...
W E KENT PTE ROY FLRS CWGC record ...
S MOORHOUSE LT COL AR & SUTH HDS CWGC record ... Buried in St Helen's Churchyard
W OLIVE SGT RA CWGC record ...
R W POULTON PALMER LT ROY BERKS REGT CWGC record ... Memorial plaque in St Helen's Church
S SCARR CPL CIV SERV REG CWGC record ...
George Stanley Scarr
R TOWNSON PTE 2ND HTS REGT CWGC record ...
A TOOGOOD PTE ROY BERKS REGT CWGC record ...
J TOLMIE RFN KG ROY REGT Probable CWGC record ...
D TOLMIE SMN HMT CWGC record ... not found
F TRENT STKR RN CWGC record ...
E TRICKETT PTE 2ND HTS REGT CWGC record ...
J WHITTINGTON SGT RFA CWGC record ... Buried at St Julien Dressing Station Cemetery
E WILLIAMS PTE SOM LT INF CWGC record ...
C WAY RFN STH AFRIC RFLS CWGC record ... Memorial in St Helen's Church
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WORLD WAR II :  
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W G ALLENPO RN CWGC record ...
D AXTELL, DFMFT SGT RAF CWGC record ... Biography and circumstances of death
W BUCKETTAB RN CWGC record ...
W E CATTELLSTR PO RN CWGC record ... Additional inscription on family headstone
at Binstead Cemetery (RSHG)
G A CHALLACOMBECPL GREN GDS CWGC record ...
H G DAVIS DR RASC CWGC record ... Buried in St Helen's Churchyard
J H EADE PO RN CWGC record ... Additional inscription on family headstone at St. Helen's Churchyard
H.M.S. Royal Oak sinking
C W R KEATLEY PTE RASC CWGC record ...
H M MELLOR WING CMDR RAF CWGC record ... Biography and circumstances of death
A N READ PO RN CWGC record ...
 

Also connected with St Helens but not named on Memorial :
(WW I)
 
Albert Edward CORNWELL Spr. R.E. CWGC record ... Born 14 Oct 1883 in St Helens, the son of George and Caroline Cornwell.
Served in the Royal Navy 1900 - 03.
Enlisted in the Army at Southwark.
William John GLEW SGT. R.F.A. CWGC record ...
Walter James DENNIS Staff Sjt, R.F.A. CWGC record ... Son of the late Walter Edward Dennis; husband of Selena Sarah Dennis, of "Fairhaven", Latimer Rd., St. Helens, Isle of Wight. Additional inscription on his Aunts' headstone in St Helen's Churchyard.
Edward Joseph MOULTON PTE, R WARKS REGT CWGC record ...
Also from St Helens but not named on Memorial :
(WW II)
 
John Denbiegh SOTHCOTT AC.1. RAF CWGC record ...


 
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Page last updated : 19 December 2011 (added W J Dennis)


 
 

 
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