The War Memorial
The war memorial was refurbished in recent years with a government grant which was available and some research was carried out on those honoured on the war memorial. All Saints Church has now dedicated a Roll of Honour to remember these men.
|Edwin Quinney||Oxon & Bucks Light Infantry||23||3rd Sept 1916||Thiepval Memorial|
|Horace Hector Prestidge||Middlesex Regiment||23||7th July 1916||Boulogne Eastern Cemetery|
|Herbert Raymond Standage||Royal Fusiliers||22||17th May 1916||Cambrin Churchyard|
|Ralph Redvers Pratt||Lancashire Fusiliers||18||22nd July 1918||Bertrancourt Military Cemetery|
|Maurice John Pratt||Oxon & Bucks Light Infantry||19||7th Sept 1916||Serre Road Cemetery|
|William Bernard Kitely||Royal Warwickshire Regiment||19||3rd Sept 1916||Delville Wood Cemetery|
|Harry Percy Perryman||Oxon & Bucks Light Infantry||32||20th Nov 1917||Cambrai Memorial|
|William Watts||Royal Warwickshire Regiment||31||11th April 1917||Arras Memorial|
|James Neville||Oxon & Bucks Light Infantry||29||25th Sept 1915||Loos Memorial|
|Frederick Watts||Oxon & Bucks Light Infantry||27||25th Sept 1915||Meningate Memorial|
|Frederick Hawtin||Oxon & Bucks Light Infantry||20||25th Sept 1915||Loos Memorial|
|George Henry Quinney||Alberta Regiment||33||7th May 1917||Vimy Memorial|
|Percy Ward||Quebec Regiment||25||5th Sept 1916||Coucelette British Cemetery, Somme|
Thanks to David Upton for his work on this, and to Eric Wearing who helped us out with details of his great uncle Percy Ward, the only soldier David had not been able to find.
The Roll of Honour is now complete.
The Bourtons – Family History
If you are researching your family history and have queries relating to the Bourtons, please email us.
Note that you can also reference Pam Keegan’s work on All Saints Graveyard via this website. Our thanks to Pam Keegan for making her work available to us. Her work on Cropredy can be seen on the Cropredy village website. Please note that Pam Keegan’s permission must be sought for commercial use or use in written publications.
If you have researched your family history and can share with others what you have learned about your Bourton relations, we would love to hear from you.