Update on Appeal for WW1 Descendants

16/03/2014 09:05:59 Carol Atkinson

We have some heartfelt success in finding a number of descendants of the Haughton Men who sadly lost their lives in WW1 and in fact contact is being made today with yet another relative. However, our quest continues. Below is a list of the Men who are named on the Haughton-le-Skerne War Memorial and Plaque inside St Andrew's Church:

COMMEMORATED ON WAR MEMORIAL:

William Addison, Royal Flying Corps

Robert Bamlett, DLI  

William Bamlett, DLI  

Wilson Blackett, Border Regiment

Henry Bradley, RASC  

Francis William Clark, West Yorkshire Regiment  

John Thomas Dougill, Royal Engineers  

Norman Green, DLI  

Archibald Scott Marquis,

DLI  Isaac Pattison, Northumberland Fusiliers  

Taylor Peirson, Yorkshire Regiment  

Allan Raine, DLI  

George Nelson Raine, East Yorkshire Regiment  

Thomas Frederick Raine, Border Regiment  

George Henry Stobbart, DLI  

Enoch Sutton, New Zealand Expeditionary Force  

George Ernest White, DLI  

Reginald Anthony Winn, DLI

COMMEMORATED ON THE PLAQUE INSIDE ST ANDREW'S CHURCH: 

John Bennett, Northumberland Fusiliers  

William Coates, Yorkshire & Lancashire Regiment  

William Hayes, DLI  

Roland Wilfred Knaggs, Labour Corps  

WJ Martin, Royal Engineers  Thomas William

Horsley Nelson  

F C Smith, Submarines

J Tweddle, Border Regiment  

George Woodward, East Lancashire Regiment  

COMMEMORATED ON FAMILY GRAVESTONES:

Herbert W Smith, York and Lancaster Regiment  

James David Brown, DLI  

Charles Eshelby Wright, DLI  

Walter Wright, Hampshire Regiment

William Rigg, DLI

If you are a descendant please get in touch with Neil Wastell on nwastell@gmail.com as we are currently creating a database and website to honour these men.