Bethesda Methodist Church Cheltenham Roll of Honour

   LEAVING CHELTENHAM …………..and all that was dear



Roll of Honour

Bethesda Methodist Church, Cheltenham


Location:   Great Norwood Street, Cheltenham

Grid Reference:   SO 946214

Unveiled:   13th February 1921

Names on this Roll of Honour:   14

Visited:   August 2001

Imperial War Museum War Memorial Ref:  In due course

Names on left hand roll

Names on right hand roll

Bedwell J

Berry H

Caudle H G

Caudle W H   *

Dodwell H

Humphries W C   *

Jones J W   *

Martin J

Moon A

Moorman A

Rutland A C

Smith W   *

Sumner P

Wicksey E G

Full details of those named on the Roll of Honour can be seen below.  Those marked with * should be linked with the notes against their name.


1.   Caudle W H is buried in Leckhampton (St Peter’s) Churchyard.

2.   Humphries died of illness in 1921 and is buried in Cheltenham Cemetery.

3.   Jones is commemorated on the grave of his parents in Cheltenham Cemetery.

4.   Smith W is probably Sgt William Henry Smith, 1/5th Bn Sherwood Foresters.

5.   All are commemorated in the Roll of Honour pages.

6.   Also located in this church is the Wesleyan Church War Memorial.



Roll of Honour

Bethesda Methodist Church, Cheltenham

Name on Memorial Actual Name Number Rank Ship/Regt/Corps/Unit Died Age Cause Location Cemetery/Memorial Notes
BEDWELL John George John Henry 16045 Pte 10th Bn Glos Regt 18-Nov-15 33 KIA France – Loos Loos Memorial, CH  LU  SJS
BERRY Herbert Herbert Henry 20391 Pte 2nd Bn Glos Regt 18-Aug-18 22 DOI Salonica – Mikra Mikra British Cemetery, CH
CAUDLE Herbert Herbert George 49372 Spr 82nd Field Company RE 18-Nov-16 26 KIA France – Grandcourt, Connaught Cemetery,  
                  Somme France  
CAUDLE William William Henry S/290589 Pte Army Service Corps 06-Jul-18 32 DOI UK – Prees Heath Leckhampton (St Peter’s) CH  LK  LKC  GR
DODWELL Henry Henry Richard 16009 LCpl 8th Bn Glos Regt 12-Sep-18 31 DOW France – Givenchy Lapugnoy Cemetery, CH
HUMPHRIES William William Charles 641051 Pte Glos Regt and Labour Corps 21-Feb-21 24 DOI UK – Gloucester Cheltenham Cemetery CH
JONES J Wesley John Wesley 37937 Pte 6th Bn Somerset LI 21-Mar-18 27 KIA France – St Quentin Ribemont Cemetery, CH
MARTIN John John Douglas 12460 Cpl 10th Bn Glos Regt 13-Oct-15 23 KIA France – Loos Loos Memorial, CH
MOON Alfred Alfred Henry 2117 Pte 7th Bn Glos Regt 08-Aug-15 18 KIA Gallipoli – Chunuk Bair Helles Memorial, CH  PJ  SJS
    Victor James               Turkey  
MOORMAN Arthur Arthur 220450 Pte 2nd Bn Royal Berks Regt 06-Oct-18 29 KIA France – Fresnes Vis-en-Artois Memorial CH  LK  LKC
RUTLAND Arthur Arthur Cecil 9928 Pte 1st Bn Glos Regt 29-Oct-14 24 KIA Belgium – Ypres Menin Gate Memorial, CH
SMITH William William Henry 163 CSM 1/5th Bn Sherwood Foresters 13-Feb-16 34 A France – Hazebrouck Hazebrouck Cemetery, CH   BE   WE
SUMNER Percy Percy John 16083 Pte 2nd Bn Coldstream Gds 14-Sep-16 29 KIA France – Courcelette, Thiepval Memorial, CH
                  Somme France  
WICKSEY Edgar Edgar Gideon 767112 Pte 123rd Bn Canadian Pioneers 10-Nov-17 28 KIA Belgium – Passchendaele White House Cemetery, CH  PA 





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