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Hill War Memorial, Gloucestershire

This memorial is in the porch of St Michael, the parish church of Hill,

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Hill War Memorial, Gloucestershire
28th61st, May 9, 2010
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HILL, WAR MEMORIAL
GLOUCESTERSHIRE ENGLAND

Located in the porch on St Michael's Parish Church, Hill, Gloucestershire
In memory of

1914-1918
BISHOP Reginald. Pte 3227, 1/4th Gloucestershire Regt, killed in action on Sunday 9/4/1916. Buried in Hebuterne Military Cemetery, France.I.M.10
BROWN William Henry Pte 22631, 12th Gloucestershire Regt, killed in action on Tuesday 26/9/1916. Commemorated on the Thiepval Memorial, Somme

BRUTON Wilfred Charles. L/Cpl 14847, 12 Gloucestershire Regt killed in action on Sunday 6/5/1917 age 28. Son of James and Hannah Caroline Bruton of The Cross House, Hill. Commemorated on the Arras Memorial, France

FORD Joseph. Rifleman R/33973, 16th Kings Royal Rifle Corps died 9/2/1917 age 21. Son of William Jenkins and Mary Ford of Brick House Farm, Hill. Buried at Bray Military Cemetery, France. II.A.55

SHIPP Mervyn Hobbs. Pte 20956, 2nd Gloucestershire Regt, killed in action on Saturday 30 September 1916 at Salonica age 17. Son of John and Hannah Shipp of Hill. Buried in Struma Military Cemetery, Greece. III.G.4

WEBB Albert Alfred. Pte 22632, 12th Gloucestershire Regt, killed in action on Monday 7/5/1917 age 31. Son of Alfred and Mary nee Hayward of Oldbury Naite, near Thornbury Glos. Commemorated on the Arras Memorial, France

PRITCHARD Jesse. Pte 10492, 7th Gloucestershire Regt, died on Friday 5/11/1915 age 29 in England. Son Thomas and Elizabeth Oldbury Glos Buried at Thornbury Cemetery, Gloucestershire The CWGC have him listed as G J Pritchard son of Thomas & Elizabeth. his correct name is Jesse and in the 1891 census his parents are William & Hannah of Oldbury on Severn, Glos

GAZZARD Vincent. Pte 52059, 1/5th Gloucestershire Regt, killed in action 23/10/1918. Son of John W and Ellen, [nee Taylor] of Hill. Commemorated on the Vis-En-Artois Memorial, France