In Remembrance (Harpley)

Remembrance Sunday is a day to commemorate the contribution of
military and civilian servicemen and women in the two World Wars and
later conflicts.

"They shall grow not old, as we that are left grow old:
Age shall not weary them, nor the years condemn.
At the going down of the sun and in the morning,
We will remember them."

You can see a short video based on Laurence Binyon's poem "For the Fallen" by clicking here.

We remember especially the men featured on our War Memorial & buried in our Churchyard:

1914 - 1918

Arter, Herbert   67th Western Scotts Canadian Regt.

Fake, William Herbert    17th Royal Fusiliers

Gagen, Ernest   9th Norfolk Regt.

Norman, Alfred Thomas   21st Manchester Regt.

Osborne, John Edward   9th Norfolk Regt.

Porter, Bertie William   Norfolk Regt.

Porter, Ralph Walter   MM   60th Canadian Infantry Battalion

Seaman, Ezra   1st Hertfordshire Regt.

Steele, Stanly   1st Norfolk Regt.

Stringer, Bertram   12th Highland Light Infantry

1939 - 1945

Duncombe, Arthur James
Rank:   Serjeant   Service No:   3854592   Date of Death:   18/01/1942   Age:   34
Regiment/Service:   The Loyal Regiment (North Lancashire)   1st Bn.
Additional Information:   Son of Arthur and Lily Duncombe; husband of Beatrice Duncombe, of Great Barr, Birmingham.

Allcock, Charles     Barnes, George     Barnes, Frederick     Beck, Frank     Bird, Herbert    

Gage, Sidney W     George, Albert     Goll, John W     Holsey, Horace     Howard, Robert W    

Jarvis, Ernest C     Moore, Thomas R     Powley, Ernest W     Powley, Peter     Reader, Charles E

Sillis, Harry     Skipper, John W     Took, Aubone H     Warnes, Horace     Whitby, Arthur G    

Whitby, Albert W     Harvey, Dudley

These men also served with others from this Parish.

Arter, Harold Frederic     Kings Own Norfolk Yeomanry

Dolman, Arthur     220th Battery Royal Artillery

Hammond, Arthur     Royal Artillery

Laughlin, Ivor Eugene    Royal Air Force

Rasberry, Charles Edward      2nd Battn. Royal Norfolk Regt.

Stringer, Reginald Charles    2nd. Battn. Royal Norfolk Regt.

 

 

 


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