Skipton Grammar School RUFC

Members who joined the Forces

Ashton R. wireless oper R.N.

Binns A.

Butler Sec Lt C.F. R.F.A.

Caw Pte H.F.  1 High Cyc Batt

Chapman A.S. Inns Court O.T.C.

Dickey Sec Lt J.P.Y. 10 L.I.

Driver L Cpl R.O. Training Rs

Feenney Sgt R. Leicester Regt

Foulds J.

Garside Sec Lt B. West Riding

Hanson L Cpl T.H. West Yks

Jowett Sec Lt P.  8 West Yks

Lawson Cpl W.  6 West Riding

Moore Pte R.  6 West Riding

Pickles Sig R.H.

Rodwell Sec Lt W.A. 20 D.L.T.

Rogers W.A.

Rushforth Cdt C.H.F. R.A.F.

Slane T.S. stretcher bearer R.N.S.B.R.

Smallpage T/A M.N.R. R.A.F.

Stansfield Pte V. Training Res

Sugden Pte H. Training Res

Thomson Cdt J.  R.A.F.

Tindall Rln H. K.R.R.

Tindall Rln G.F. K.R.R.

Townsend Sec Lt I.C. R.A.F.

Walker Seaman R.  R.N.

Whalley Pte W. Leicester Regt

Wilson Lt I.  R.A.F.

Woodward Pte H. Liverpool Bt

The Fallen

Butler C.F.

Caw H.F.

Rodwell W.A.

Sugden H.

Tindall H.

Honours

Jowett P.  M.C.

Rathmell Holy Trinity Church

Died WW1

Captain John GELDARD Royal Marine Light Infantry son of Christopher & Janet S Geldard died on Active Service 26th August 1918.

2nd Lieutenant Ernest PARSONS West Riding Regt died and buried Salonica 25th August aged 25 years.  Son of Richard & ML Parsons of Rathmell

Private Robert PARSONS 8th North Staffordshire Regt son of Robert & A Parsons died at Wineroux, France of wounds received in action 24th April 1918 aged 31 years ,interred at Boulogne.

2nd Lieutenant Gordon SANDERSON Indian Army only of son W Sanderson Killed in Action 13TH October 1915 aged 28 years.

Gunner Thomas SIMPSON RFA son of James & Ellen Simpson OF Sheepwash died from wounds in action in France 24th October 1917 aged 21 years.  Buried in the British Cemetery Dozingham.



Aberford St Ricarius Church WM

WW1

Killed or Died in France

ACOMB GD Private Northumberland Fusiliers

BISHOP A Gunner Royal Field Artillery

CHAPMAN H Private Royal Engineers

CLINTON T Private West Yorkshire Regiment

DAVISON J Corporal 10th West Yorkshire Regiment

DAVISON W Private 2/4 King’s Own Yorkshire Light Infantry

DICKENSON B Private 13th Durham Light Infantry

FISHER WJ Trooper 1st Life Guards

GARBUTT G Corporal Royal Engineers

HEARD R Trooper 5th Royal Irish Lancers

HINTON HRC Private 2/5 West Yorkshire Regiment

HUNTER W Private Northumberland Fusiliers

JACKSON W Private 4th West Yorkshire Regiment

LOCK W Private West Yorkshire Regiment

REED A Private West Yorkshire Regiment

RHODES W 2ND Lt King’s Own Yorkshire Light Infantry

WILSON JH Private 2/6 West Yorkshire Regiment

WILSON W Private Dorset Regiment

Killed at Gallipoli

DAVIES J Private 9th West Yorkshire Regiment

Drowned at Sea

SHEPHERD W Telt. RN HMS Hampshire

Died in Hospital in England

BLAKEY M Royal Navy

Died in German Hospital

HUNTER P Private 4th South Staffordshire Regiment

WATSON A Private 5th Northumberland Fusiliers

Died WW2

BULMER J Private Yorks & Lancs

De COURCY Hon. MJR Lieut. Commander Royal Navy

FAWCETT FF Captain RASC

GASCOIGNE DW Captain Coldstream Guards

HUDSON L Gunner RA

KEMP LR Trooper Reconnaissance

LOCK W Flight Sergeant RAF

SIMPSON PO Captain RA

SNOW F Gunner RA

WORSLEY AL Pilot Officer RAF

Dent War Memorial

Died WW1

John M MORPHET

John B DAVIDSON

John HAYGARTH

Benjamin G HAYGARTH

William BENTHAM

Parrington DIXON

Bertie PINCH

S Norman HAWKINGS

John M PARRINGTON

Carl BRANTHWAITE

Wilfred BRUNSKILL

Edmund GORNALL

John Myles RAW

Rainforth POWLEY

Herbert JEFFORD

George MASON

George MIDDLETON

William F BENSON

Edward BENTHAM

Died WW2

John Alfred McCLURG

Matthew WINN

Anthony MATTINSON

John Parrington BROOKSBANK

Dent Congregational Church WM

Died WW1

Private William Fawcett BENSON (Yorkshire Light Infantry)  

Private Edmund GORNALL (West Riding Regiment)  

 Driver Benjamin HAYGARTH (Royal Field Artillery)  

L/Corporal John William HAYGARTH (London Regiment)
Private Rainforth POOLEY (Royal Army Medical Corps)