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Ansty Church War Memorial Plaque

To the Glory of God and in Loving Memory of
Major George Stopford Adams
1st Battalion Lancashire Fusiliers
Son of Lt General Cadwallader Adams C.B
He served in the South African War 1901-2
In Gallipoli on 25th April 1915
He landed on Beach W Lancashire Landing
and was Killed in Action 11th May 1915 aged 42
A  tribute from the Colonel in Chief of his Regt
"I know that in his case the V.C. was throughly deserved"

Ansty Church Roll of Honour
Men of Ansty Who Served Their King and Country
In the War of 1914 - 1918

 Last Name  First Name     Last Name  First Name
 RAINER ADAMS  Maj H    EYDEN  Pvt Thomas
 ALLEN  Pvt Arthur    ROWE  Pvt Harry
 ALLEN  Pvt Frederick    THORPE  Pvt CeciL
 CONNINGTON  Sgnl William    VEASEY  Pvt Bernard
 COOKE  Pvt Henry    VEASEY  Spr Henry
 EYDEN  Pvt Albert    VEASEY  Pvt Oliver

... and a woman of ANSTEY who served overseas - Madeline Thorpe QMAAC

If you have any information about any of the men listed on this memorial that you would like to have published in our Life Stories section, or if you would like to take part in any of our indexing projects please contact the 
War Memorials project co-ordinator
Transcript and Plaque Pictures by kind permission of Fr Andrew Coleman, Ansty St James Church

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