England expected every man to do his duty. We remember those who fell doing that duty on this day in history


Captain William Thomas Stackhouse, March 11th 1915, Stainforth St Peters

Captain William Thomas Stackhouse

Stainforth St Peters   Stainforth St Peters

Lieutenant Charles Henry Nevile, 1st June 1794, Leeds Parish Church

Charles Henry Nevile

Leeds Parish ChurchLeeds Parish Church


Lieutenant Henry Boswell Bennett, 31st May 1838, Canterbury Cathedral

Henry Boswell Bennett

Captian John Richard Graham, 30th May 1830, Carlisle Cathedral

John Richard Graham

Carlisle Cathedral   Carlisle Cathedral

Ensign Henry Whittam, 28th May 1809, York Minster

Henry Whittam

York Minster   York Minster

Major Rodney George Watson, 27th May 1940, Seale St Lawrence

Major Watson

Seale St Lawrence  Seale St Lawrence


Private T G Smith, 25th May 1915, Orpington All Saints

Private T G Smith


Lieutenant Malcolm Methuen Carlisle, 24th May 1906, Newcastle cathedral

Lieutenant Carlisle

Captain Philip Thompson, 23rd May 1918, St Oswald’s, Guiseley

Philip Thompson

Guiseley   Guiseley

Douglas Dubrucq, May 19th 1940, Camberwell Old Cemetery

Douglas M Dubruq

Old Camberwell Cemetery

Lieutenant M C Maccormac, 16th May 1917, York Cemetery

M C Maccormac

York cemetery   M A Maccormac

Captain John Neville Bigge, 15th May 1915, Newcastle Cathedral

Captain John Neville Bigg

Captain John Neville BiggeNewcastle Cathedral



Private Ernest William Boyden, 14th May 1901, Bishop’s Stortford

Ernest William Boyden


Lance Corporal L A Smith, 13th May 1918, Orpington All Saints

L A Smith

Leonard Stanley, May 12th 1915, New Southgate Cemetery

Leonard Stanley

New Southgate   New Southgate

Guy Clifton Davis, 11th May 1918, Orpington All Saints

Guy Clifton Davis

Orpington All Saints    1918 May 11th

Harry Metcalfe, 9th May 1917, Hammersmith Cemetery

Harry Metcalfe

Hammersmith   Hammersmith

Fred Peppin, May 7th 1917, Church of St Decumen, Watchett

Fred Peppin

St Decuman Watchet church


Arthur Longland, May 6th 1915, Chester-le-Street Cemetery

Arthur Longland

James Willie, May 3rd 1917, Undercliffe Cemetery

James Willie

Undercliffe   James Willie (2)


Henry Charles Wodeman, May 1st 1912, Brasenose College Oxford

Henry Charles Wodeman

Private D. S. Howes, 29th April 1943, Thurne St Edmund the Martyr

D S Howes

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Douglas Watson, 28th April 1941, Horning St Benedict’s

Douglas Watson

Horning   Horning

Captain Leslie George Carr (MC), 27th April 1918, Ladywell Cemetery

Leslie George Carr

Ladywell   Ladywell