Holbrook First and Second World War Memorial Cross
St Michael’s Church, Town Street, Holbrook


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INSCRIPTION:

SONS OF HOLBROOK
WHO DIED IN THE GREAT WAR
1914 - 1918
2ND LIEUT. R. E. SHELDON
C.S.M.. S. HOLLOWAY M.M.
PTE. E. BACON
PTE. D. E. BEBB
PTE. A. BLANCHON
PTE. J. BROWN
PTE. N. E. GRACE
TRPR. N. J. HISLOP
PTE. J. HYSON
PTE. J. W. MELLOR
PTE. G. H. OTTEWELL
PTE. S. PEACH
PTE. A. M. RICE
PTE. J. ROWLAND
PTE. F. TAYLOR
PTE. W. TAYLOR

“BY THEIR SACRIFCE WE LIVE”
THEIR REWARD IS ALSO
WITH THE LORD
AND THE CARE OF THEM IS
WITH THE MOST HIGH

IN GRATEFUL MEMORY OF
THE MEN OF THIS PARISH
WHO DIED IN THE WORLD WAR
1939 – 1945
SGT. W. D. CAPEWELL
SGT. A. H. COUPE
SIG. W. D. BROSTER
GNR. N. TATHAM
BDR. G. F. TOMLINSON
PTE. F. DAVIES

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Roll of Honour of the men from Holbrook who served during the Great War and returned

Sources used:
Commonwealth War Graves Commission Website (www.cwgc.org.uk)
Soldiers Died in the Great War 1914-1919 CD ROM - Naval & Military Press
Soldiers Died in the Second World War 1939-1945 CD ROM - Naval & Military Press

Service Records held at National Archives, Kew
The First World War Campaign Medals DVD-ROM – Naval & Military Press
Ancestry
All photographs copyright of Chris Preston, unless otherwise stated