Wars Last Goodbyes
Individual Record

St John the Baptist Orcop

Inscription

And

John Henry Meadmore

Aged 31 years

Who gave their lives for King and Country

In the Great War

Greater love hath no man than this

That a man lay down his life for his friends

Also in loving memory of

Edward William Meadmore

Aged 34 years

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St John the Baptist Orcop

Herefordshire

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Edward William

Meadmore

1884

Orcop, Herefordshire

12th April 1918

Killed by trench mortar fire with many others in the 2nd Monmouthshire who were ordered from their pioneer work to 'hold the line' at all costs as the Germans attacked near the Bailleul-Nieppe Road, France

34

Ploegsteert Memorial, Hainaut, Belgium

First World War

Private

1st/2nd Battalion Monmouthshire Regiment

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First World War

Edward William

Meadmore

1st/2nd Battalion Monmouthshire Regiment

Meadmore

First World War

John Henry

Meadmore

5th Battalion King's Shropshire Light Infantry

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First World War

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Preece

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First World War

Harold Burcher

Jones

1st/2nd Battalion Monmouthshire Regiment

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