Highbury Congregational Church, Cheltenham, Roll of Honour


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



Roll of Honour

Highbury Congregational Church, Cheltenham


Location: Oxford Street/Priory Walk, Cheltenham

Grid Reference:  SO 955221


Names on this Roll of Honour:   14 + 97

Visited:  26th October 2003

IWM War Memorial Ref:  In due course

Inscriptions on this Roll of Honour:   Roll of Honour

There are two section of the Roll of Honour.   The top section is titled “Men Who Made The Supreme Sacrifice” of which there are 14 names.   The lower section is titled “Others Who Served” which lists 97 names.

Alphabetical list of names on the Roll of Honour of those who made the supreme sacrifice

Bowles W G   *

Brown D M   *

Clayton G

Coles C

Cooper F

Gill F

Gurney K   *

Marshall H G   *

Phillips J

Sanders J

Stephens W

Warren J

Winterbotham C W   *

Woodward H

Those marked with * should be linked with the notes against their name in the panel below.


1.   Bowles is commemorated on the grave of his mother in Cheltenham Cemetery.

2.   Brown is commemorated on the grave of his great-grandfather in Charlton Kings (St Mary’s) Churchyard.

3.   Gurney’s original battlefield grave marker is now located near the entrance to Cheltenham Cemetery.

4.   Marshall is buried in Cheltenham Cemetery.

5.   Winterbotham is commemorated on the family plot in Cheltenham Cemetery.

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



Roll of Honour

Highbury Congregational Church, Oxford Street/Priory Walk, Cheltenham

Name on Memorial Actual Name Number Rank Regt/Corps/Unit Died Age Cause Location Cemetery/Memorial Notes
BOWLES W G William Joseph 11747 LCpl 19th Hussars 25-Mar-18 21 KIA France – Bapaume Pozieres Memorial, CH  JN  HA
                    France (Panel 5)  
BROWN D M Donald Moreton   Lt 1st Bn Cameron Highlanders 17-Oct-18 21 KIA France – Vaux Andigny Vaux Andigny Cemetery,  
                  Aisne France (B.18)  
CLAYTON G George Edward 15700 Pte 2nd Bn Royal Berks Regt 09-May-15 26 KIA France – Fromelles Ploegsteert Memorial, CH  SA
                    Belgium (Panels 7 and 8)  
COLES C A Charles Arthur 240171 Pte 1/5th Bn Glos Regt 15-Jun-18 24 KIA Italy – Magnaboschi Magnaboschi Cemetery, CH  PA  JN
                    Italy (I.F.8)  
COOPER F Frederick 21110 Cpl 145th Coy MGC 23-Aug-16 21 KIA France – Nab Valley Thiepval Memorial, CH  LU
                  Somme France (Panel 5C/12C)  
GILL F W Frank William 3020 Tpr Royal Glos Hussars 29-Sep-16 20 POW Palestine – Angora Baghdad (North Gate) CH  EPA
                    Memorial, Iraq  
GURNEY K G Kenneth Gerrard 2Lt 2/6th Bn Glos Regt 17-Dec-17 30 DOW Belgium – Honnechy Honnechy British Cemetery, CH  PA
                  (As POW) Belgium (II.D.77)  
MARSHALL H G Henry Greville 250180 AM RAF att HMS President 22-Apr-18 18 DOI UK – RNH Devonport Cheltenham Cemetery CH  GR
                  Plymouth (P.2623A)  
PHILLIPS J James  8602 Pte 2nd Bn Royal Irish Regt 27-Oct-15 18 DOW France – Beauval Beauval Communal Cemetery, CH  JN  HTS
                    France (C.24)  
SANDERS J John Emerton 2Lt 17th Bn Lancs Fusiliers 25-Aug-16 17 KIA France – Bazentin Ridge Thiepval Memorial, CH  HA
                  Somme France (Panel 3C/3D)  
STEPHENS W William George 16107 Pte 10th Bn Glos Regt 17-Jul-16 23 A France – Meaulte Meaulte Military CH  JN
                  Somme Cemetery, France (D.3)  
WARREN J John Booker Brough Lt 1st Bn Border Regt 25-Oct-14 25 KIA Belgium – Kruiseik Menin Gate Memorial, CH
                  East of Ypres Belgium (Panel 35)  
WINTERBOTHAM C W Cyril William Lt 1/5th Bn Glos Regt 27-Aug-16 29 KIA France – Mouquet Farm Thiepval Memorial, CH  PA  HT 
                  Somme France (Panel 5A/5B) COL
WOODWARD H Harold William 45187 Pte 2nd Bn Royal Innis Fusiliers 16-Nov-18 19 DOW France – Boulogne Terlincthun Cemetery, CH  JN  SH
                    France (XI.A.32)  




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