Salem Baptist Church Cheltenham War Memorial

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



Roll of Honour

Salem Baptist Church, Cheltenham


Location:   St George’s Road,  Cheltenham

Grid Reference:   SO 949227

Unveiled:   15th July 1918

Names on this Roll of Honour:   74

Last Visited:   September 2004

IWM War Memorial Ref:  In due course

Salem Baptist Church was originally located in Clarence Parade, Cheltenham and moved to 129 St George’s Road in 2001.   The roll is made up of two brass plates – the horizontal plate in the photo above may well commemorate those of the church who fell in World War 2.

Alphabetical list of names on this Roll of Honour

Left hand brass plaque

Right hand brass plaque

Arkell P

Ashcroft W

Ayres C L   *

Barnfield H   *

Bartlett W

Biddle W

Blake F

Brazener B   *

Brown F

Brown F A   *

Bullingham C

Bullock W

Burnett A J

Chess E H   *

Chick W

Claydon A

Clayton G

Cole N

Cole R   *

Collins T H

Cooper H   *

Cooper H T

Cooper R   *

Cox C

Dance H

Denchfield H

Drinkwater J E

Dunn R T

Emmes T   *

Fennell G   *

Fisher G   *

Fitchett W

Hack J W

Harding A

Harvey A T   *

Hawker A V   *

Hawker F J   *

Higgs A

Higgs W

Hobson A

Holtham C E   *

Hyde G W

Jacobs A H

Jakeway F

Jones G

Keen E L   *

Lapworth F   *

Martin F

Mason B H   *

Mason E

Mason F

Mason H J

Mason J

Matthews F G

Matthews W H

Mills W S

Mustoe D   *

Norris E

Norris E G   *

Page A E

Page W G

Parkhouse R

Rawlins C   *

Reid F H   *

Simpson J   *

Sims A W

Stroud W C

Taylor A E   *

Taylor J

Ward C

Ward F

Wasley A G

Webb G A   *

Yeates A J   *

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


1.  Barnfield, Harvey, Holtham, Mustoe and Webb are alsocommemorated on the Sevenhampton (StAndrew’s Church) Roll of Honour.

2.  Ayres is probably Cyril John Lerwell Ayers.

3.  Brazener is probably Albert Brazener.

4.  Brown F A is probably Frederick James Brown.

5.   Chess is commemorated on the grave of his parents in Charlton Kings (St Mary’s) Churchyard.

6.   Cole R is commemorated on a family grave in Cheltenham Cemetery.

7.   Cooper H is probably William Henry Cooper.

8.   Cooper R is buried in Shurdington (St Paul’s) Churchyard.

9.   Emmes is probably Thomas Henry Emmes.

10.  Fennell is probably James Harold Gilbert Fennell.

11.  Fisher is buried in Kensall Green Cemetery, London.

12.  Hawker brothers are commemorated on the grave of their parents in Cheltenham Cemetery.

13.  Keen is commemorated on a family grave in Cheltenham Cemetery.

14.  Lapworth is buried in Cheltenham Cemetery.

15.  Mason B H is possibly William Henry Mason.

16. Norris E G and Simpson are commemorated on the Charlton Abbots(St Martin’s Church) Roll ofHonour.

17. Rawlins is probably Charles William Ernest Rawlings who is commemorated on thefamily grave in Cheltenham Cemetery.

18. Reid is probably Frank Hubert Read.

19. Taylor A E is either Albert Edward Taylor or Arthur Ernest Taylor.

20. Yeates is commemorated on the grave of his father in Cheltenham Cemetery.

21. All are listed in the Roll of Honourpages.



Salem Baptist Church Roll of Honour

St George’s Road, Cheltenham

Name on Memorial Actual Name Number Rank Regt/Corps/Unit Died Age Cause Location Cemetery/Memorial Notes
ARKELL P Percy 241151 Pte 13th Bn Glos Regt 26-Apr-18 26 KIA Belgium – Kemmel Tyne Cot memorial, CH  PE
ASHCROFT W William Arthur 26220 Pte 2nd Bn North Lancs Regt 30-Jul-18 21 KIA France – Beugny Soissons Memorial, CH  PA  SM
AYRES C L Cyril John Lerwill 10995 Pte 167th Coy Machine Gun Corps 23-Dec-16 19 KIA France – Loos Vermelles British CH
    AYERS               Cemetery, France  
BARNFIELD H Harry CH/2159(S) Pte RMLI – 2nd RM Bn 26-Oct-17 34 KIA Belgium – Passchendaele Poelcapelle British Sevenhampton
                    Cemetery, Belgium  
BARTLETT W William 11958 Pte 7th Bn Glos Regt 23-Jul-15 34 KIA Gallipoli – Cape Helles Helles Memorial, Eldersfield
BIDDLE W Walter Wynn PLY/2369(S) LCpl RMLI – 1st RM Bn 2-Sep-18 21 KIA France – Drocourt HAC Cemetery, CH  CC
BLAKE F Fred 3136 Pte 1/5th Bn Glos Regt 1-Aug-16 21 DOW France – Etaples Etaples Cemetery, CH  HT
BRAZENER B Albert Charles 4594 Pte 1/5th Bn Glos Regt 2-Nov-16 24 KIA France – Hamel Thiepval Memorial, CH  HA  CK  CKC
    Henry             Somme France  
BROWN F Frank 21541 Pte 1st Bn Coldstream Guards 27-Nov-17 NK KIA France – Cambrai Cambrai Memorial, CH  PA  SM
BROWN F A Frederick James 203073 Pte 14th Bn Glos Regt 22-Oct-17 23 KIA Belgium – Passchendaele Tyne Cot Memorial, CH  PA  SM
BULLINGHAM C Claude Granville 241030 Pte 1/5th Bn Glos Regt 5-Apr-17 21 KIA France – Arras Unicorn Cemetery, CH  SM  PA
                    Vendhuile, France  
BULLOCK W Wilfred 129162 Pte 46th Coy Machine Gun Corps 4-Oct-18 18 DOW France – Tincourt Tincourt British CH  PE
                    Cemetery, France  
BURNETT A J Albert James 9364 Pte 13th Bn Glos Regt 31-Jul-17 24 KIA Belgium – Pilckem Buffs Road Cemetery, CH  HT  JN
CHESS E H Ernest Henry 240910 LCpl 1/5th Bn Glos Regt 16-Aug-16 20 KIA France – Mouquet Farm Thiepval Memorial, CH  AS
                  Somme France  
CHICK W Walter 1585 LCpl 13th Bn London Regt 9-May-15 26 KIA France – Aubers Ploegsteert Memorial, CK   CKC
CLAYDON A Arthur Thomas 8386 Pte 2nd Bn Ox & Bucks LI 1-Nov-14 25 KIA Belgium – Ypres Menin Gate Memorial.  
CLAYTON G George Edward 15700 Pte 2nd Bn Royal Warks Regt 9-May-15 26 KIA France – Fromelles Ploegsteert Memorial, CH  HC
COLE N Norman Frank Ewart 10406 LCpl 5th Bn Ox & Bucks LI 15-Sep-16 23 KIA France – Flers Thiepval Memorial, CH
                  Somme France  
COLE R W Reginald William 1844 Pte 1/5th Bn Glos Regt 12-May-15 22 KIA Belgium – Ploegsteert Ploegsteert Cemetery, CH  HC
COLLINS T H Thomas Henry W/3626 Gnr 11th Bde RFA 14-Jul-16 25 DOW France – Bazentin Dartmoor Cemetery, CH  HC
                  Somme France  
COOPER H William Henry 20249 Pte 1/5th Bn Glos Regt 2-Apr-17 29 DOI UK – Cheltenham Cheltenham Borough CH
COOPER H T Henry Thomas 14853 Pte 10th Bn Sherwood Foresters 25-Sep-15 22 KIA Belgium – Hooge Lijssenthoek Cemetery, CH  PA  
COOPER R Reginald Ashwin 97595 Pte 2nd Coy Machine Gun Corps 30-Jul-20 30 DOI UK – Cheltenham Shurdington Cemetery  
COX C Cyril Henry 71177 LCpl 2nd Bn Devon Regt 24-Apr-18 18 KIA France – Villers Pozieres Memorial, CH  GR  PE  
                  Bretonneux France  
DANCE H Harry Albert 241402 Pte 13th Bn Glos Regt 22-Mar-18 23 KIA France – Peronne Peronne Cemetery, CH  PE  
    William               France  
DENCHFIELD H J Harry James 911 Pte 15th Bn Royal Warks Regt 23-May-16 23 KIA France – Arras Aras Memorial, CH  PE  SM
DRINKWATER J E John Edward 241488 Pte 1/5th Bn Glos Regt           Returned POW
DUNN R T Richard Theodore 1485 Sgt South Midland Coy Army 18-Aug-16 26 KIA France – Pozieres Thiepval Memorial, CH  AS  LU  SM  GR
          Cyclist Corps       Somme France  
EMMES T Thomas Henry 17558 Pte 10th Bn Glos Regt 30-Aug-16 31 DOW France – Millencourt Millencourt Cemetery, CH  PE  PA
                  Somme France  
FENNELL G James Harold Gilbert 24662 Pte 1st Bn Glos Regt 5-Oct-18 22 DOW France – Bellicourt Bellicourt British CH  PA  SM
                    Cemetery, France  
FISHER G George   Lt 24th Bn Canadian Infantry 20-Dec-16 33 DOW UK – London Kensal Green Cemetery. CH  PA  HTS
FITCHETT W Walter 15664 Pte 10th Bn Glos Regt 14-Jul-16 20 KIA France – Bazentin Thiepval Memorial,  
                  Somme France  
HACK J W John Walter 266952 Pte 2/5th Bn Glos Regt 29-Apr-18 37 DOW France – Berguette Berguette Churchyard, CH  PA  
HARDING A Albert 13491 Cpl 10th Bn Glos Regt 5-Oct-15 27 KIA France – Loos Loos Memorial, CH
HARVEY A T Albert Thomas 7127 Pte 1st Bn Wilts Regt 26-Aug-14 27 KIA Belgium – Le Cateau La Ferte-sous-Jouarre Sevenhampton
                    Memorial, France  
HAWKER A V Albert Victor   Lt 8th Bn Glos Regt 23-Dec-18 26 DOI France – Marseilles Mazargues Cemetery, CH  AS  CC  GR
HAWKER F J Frederick James   2Lt 8th Bn Glos Regt 16-Jul-16 26 DOW France – Etaples Etaples Cemetery, CH  CC
HIGGS A Alfred Raymond 2277 Pte 1/5th Bn Glos Regt           Cirencester
HIGGS W William Charles 235427 Pte 1st Bn Worcs Regt           Cirencester
HOBSON A                    
HOLTHAM C E Charles Edward 17631 Pte 8th Bn Glos Regt 18-Aug-16 27 KIA Belgium – Dranoutre St Quentin Cabaret Sevenhampton
                    Cemetery, Belgium  
HYDE G W George William 15465 Pte 2nd Bn Royal Berks Regt 25-Sep-15 19 KIA France – Bois Grenier Ploegsteert Memorial, CH  PE
JACOBS A H Albert Harold 28946 Pte 15th Bn Hants Regt 4-Sep-18 19 KIA France – River Lys Voormezeele Cemetery, CH  LU  HA  GR
JAKEWAY F Frank 12283 Pte 7th Bn Glos Regt 12-Aug-15 20 KIA Gallipoli Helles Memorial, CH  PA  SM
JONES G George 241555 Pte 2/5th Bn Glos Regt 25-Apr-17 30 DOW France – Rouen St Sever Cemetery, CH  PE
KEEN E Edward Lewis 240381 Pte 1/5th Bn Glos Regt 27-Aug-16 21 KIA France – Thiepval Mill Road Cemetery, CH  PA
                  Somme France  
LAPWORTH F Frederick M2/46192 LCpl MT Depot ASC 2-Apr-19 28 A UK – Eltham Cheltenham Borough CH
MARTIN F Frank 3826 Pte 1st Bn Australian Infantry 23-Jul-16 37 KIA France – Mouquet Farm Villers Bretonneux CH  PA
                  Somme Memorial, France  
MASON B H William Henry 10078 Pte 2nd Bn South Wales 11-May-15 28 DOI At Sea Helles Memorial,  
          Borderers         Turkey  
MASON E Edward Charles 1649 Cpl 1/6th Bn Welsh Regt 18-Feb-16 30 KIA France – Loos St Patrick’s Cemetery, CH  HA  OD
MASON F Frederick George 23820 Pte 10th Bn Glos Regt 19-Aug-16 18 KIA France – Martinpuich Thiepval Memorial, CH  PE  SM  OD
                  Somme France  
MASON H Harold John 16999 Pte 10th Bn Worcs Regt 19-Mar-16 22 KIA France – Neuve Rue-du-Bacquerot CH  PE  SM
                  Chapelle Cemetery, France  
MASON J Joseph Charles 8361 Cpl 1st Bn Kings Royal Rifle 29-Nov-17 26 KIA France – Bourlon Wood Cambrai Memorial, CH  PE  PA  SM
          Corps         France  
MATTHEWS F G Francis George 2012 FSgt 10 Sqn RFC 25-Jun-17 25 A France – Choques Choques Cemetery, CH  HT
MATTHEWS W H William Henry 2548 Pte 1/5th Bn Glos Regt 21-Dec-15 21 DOW France – Le Havre St Marie Cemetery, CH  HT
MILLS W William Sidney 240406 Pte 2/5th Bn Glos Regt 31-Mar-18 20 KIA France – Marcelcave Pozieres Memorial, CH  PE
    Charles               France  
MUSTOE D Daniel Frank 8138 Pte 1st Bn Glos Regt 24-Aug-16 30 KIA France – High Wood Caterpillar Valley Sevenhampton
                  Somme Cemetery, France  
NORRIS E Edward 41502 Pte 8th Bn South Staffs Regt 19-Nov-17 31 KIA Belgium – Passchendaele Tyne Cot Memorial, CH
          att 51st Coy MGC         Belgium  
NORRIS E G Ernest Gordon 203049 Pte 5th Bn Highland LI 17-Apr-17 24 DOW Sinai – Gaza Deir Belah Cemetery, Charlton Abbots
PAGE A E Albert Edward 241683 Pte 2/5th Bn Glos Regt 4-Sep-16 22 KIA France – Fauquissart Loos Memorial, CH  PE  SM
PAGE W G William George 202463 Pte 12th Bn Glos Regt 29-Jun-18 20 DOW France – Aire-sur-Lys Aire Cemetery, CH  PE  SM
PARKHOUSE R Robert Bertie 40246 Pte 2nd Bn Worcs Regt 5-Nov-16 23 KIA France – Transloy Thiepval Memorial,  
                  Somme France  
RAWLINS C Charles William   2Lt 1st Bn Glos Regt 28-Sep-17 22 DOW Belgium – Poperinghe Mendinghem Cemetery, CH  PA
    RAWLINGS               Belgium  
REID F H Frank Hubert 537269 Pte 15th Bn London Regt 7-Apr-18 19 KIA France – Ancre River Senlis Cemetery, CH  
    READ               France  
SIMPSON J James 14941 Pte 1st Bn Grenadier Guards 27-Oct-14 22 KIA Belgium – Langemarck Menin Gate Memorial, Charlton Abbots
SIMS A W Arthur William 240470 Pte 1/5th Bn Glos Regt 12-Jul-16 21 KIA France – Ovillers Thiepval Memorial, CH
                  Somme France  
STROUD W C William Charles 241050 LCpl 2/5th Bn Glos Regt 21-Jun-18 30 POW Germany – Berlin Berlin Cemetery, CH  SJS
TAYLOR A E Albert Edward PLY/1257(S) Pte RMLI – 2nd RM Bn 17-Feb-17 19 KIA France – Miraumont Thiepval Memorial, CH  CA
TAYLOR J Jack 21843 Pte 2nd Bn Bedford Regt 22-Mar-18 18 KIA France – St Quentin Pozieres Memorial, CH  CK  CKC
WARD C Charles Henry 3227 LCpl 2/5th Bn Glos Regt 2-Jun-16 30 KIA France – Bailleul Rue de Bacquerot CH  PE  SM
                    Cemetery, France  
WARD F Frederick 25401 Pte 12th Bn DCLI 24-Dec-16 29 KIA France – Maricourt Peronne Road Cemetery, CH  PE  SM
WASLEY A Albert George 3172 Pte 2/5th Bn Glos Regt 27-Jul-16 19 KIA France – Ducks Bill Rue de Bacquerot CH
                    Cemetery, France  
WEBB G A George Albert 17683 Pte 14th Bn Royal Warks Regt 30-Jul-16 26 KIA France – High Wood Thiepval Memorial, Sevenhampton
                  Somme France  
YEATES A J Albert John 240270 LCpl 8th Bn Glos Regt 18-Apr-18 29 KIA Belgium – Kemmel Tyne Cot Memorial, CH  PE






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