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.



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