NEW MILLS
War Dead Commemorated in local churchyards
War Dead Commemorated in local churchyards

New Mills and Hayfield War Dead
Buried or Commemorated in local cemeteries.


New Mills Cemeteries

Allen, Fred – Private. 2nd/8th Bn. Lancashire Fusiliers - New Mills (St. George) Churchyard

Bates, Walter – Private. Cheshire Regiment - St Georges Parish Church

Belfield, John Edge – Private. Sherwood Foresters (Notts and Derby Regiment) St Georges Parish Church

Bennett, Charles – Private. 2nd Bn. Royal Welsh Fusiliers - New Mills (St. George) Churchyard

Bennett, Joseph – Private. 7th Bn. The Queen's (Royal West Surrey Regiment) - New Mills (St. George's Road) Methodist Churchyard

Bottomley, William – Private. 3rd Battalion. Middlesex Regiment - New Mills (St. George) Churchyard

Bowden, Arthur Vincent – Rifleman. 2nd Battalion. Rifle Brigade. No 8 Company. -Mount Pleasant Churchyard

Bowers, James Alfred – Rifleman.10th Battalion. Rifle Brigade - New Mills (St. George's Road) Methodist Churchyard

Boyle, Ernest – Corporal 39173 South Staffordshire Regiment - Died of wounds April 11th 1918 - St Georges Parish Church

Brocklehurst, Ernest - Private 37047. 2nd Bn. Lancashire Fusiliers - New Mills (St. George's Road) Methodist Churchyard

Broome, James – Private 3715028. Argyll and Sutherland Highlanders - New Mills (St. George) Churchyard

Chadwick, Joseph Wyatt – Corporal 12663. East Lancashire Regiment - New Mills (St. George) Churchyard

Chadwick, Norman – Rifleman 42285. 3rd Bn 3rd New Zealand Rifle Brigade - New Mills (St George) Stockport

Checkley, Albert – Sergeant. 27057. Canadian Infantry. (Central Ontario Regiment). - St Georges Parish Church

Cheetham, William – Corporal. 75th Battalion, Canadian Infantry - St Georges Parish Church

Clapham, George Charles – Private. 1st/6th Bn. Northumberland Fusiliers - New Mills (St. George's Road) Methodist Churchyard

Collins, Richard – Private 53880. Cheshire Regiment - New Mills (St. George) Churchyard

Conway, Harry – Private 7373733. 160th Field Amb. Royal Army Medical Corps – New Mills Congregational Church Burial Ground

Cooper, Charley – Private. 1st/6th Bn. Sherwood Foresters (Notts and Derby Regiment) - New Mills (St. George) Churchyard

Croft, Edmund Vincent – Bomber. "A" Bty. 14th Bde. Royal Field Artillery - New Mills (St. George) Churchyard

Dearnaley, John – Private. 16th Bn. Sherwood Foresters (Notts and Derby Regiment) New Mills (St. George's Road) Methodist Churchyard

Dyson, Joseph – Private. 1st Labour Company. Lincolnshire Regiment. - St Mary’s Roman Catholic Churchyard

Edge, John – Private 202520. 1st Bn. Sherwood Foresters (Notts and Derby Regiment) - New Mills (St. George) Churchyard

Fletcher, Albert – Private. 2nd Bn. Sherwood Foresters (Notts and Derby Regiment) - New Mills (St. George) Churchyard

Froggatt, John Maurice – Private. North Staffordshire Regiment. - St Georges Parish Church.

Garside, Albert – Lance Corporal. 21607. 6th Battalion Lancashire Fusiliers. - St Georges Parish Church

Greenwood, William – Sapper 440164. 428th (East Lancs.) Field Coy. Royal Engineers - New Mills (St. George) Churchyard

Guthrie Graeme – Private. 2046. London Regiment. Killed 26th May 1915. New Mills (St. George) Churchyard.

Hampson, John – Private. 8th Bn. South Lancashire Regiment - New Mills (St. George) Churchyard

Hanford, Joan – Civilian. Died as the result of enemy action - New Mills (St. George) Churchyard

Hartle, Frederick – Sergeant. 9th Battalion Kings Own Yorkshire Light Infantry. - New Mills (St. George's Road) Methodist Churchyard

Hartle, William – Private. 9th Battalion. King's Own Yorkshire Light Infantry - New Mills (St. George) Churchyard

Hawkyard, John Edward – Private. 4th Company Canadian Machine Gun Corps. Native of New Mills. Emigrated 1908. New Mills (St. George) Churchyard.

Hawkyard, Ernest – Private. 50th Battalion Canadian Infantry (Alberta Regiment). - A native of New Mills. His father ran a Drapers shop on High Street. - New Mills (St. George) Churchyard

Heathcote, Bernard – Sapper 440473. Royal Engineers - New Mills (St. George) Churchyard

Hill, John Daniel – Aircraftsman 2nd Class. Royal Air Force - New Mills (St. George) Churchyard

Hill, Thomas – Private. 10th Battalion. Royal Irish Rifles - New Mills (St. George) Churchyard

Jones, N – Private. Depot Northumberland Fusiliers - New Mills (St. George) Churchyard

Knowles, Albert Lloyd – Private. 18641. Manchester Regiment. - New Mills (St. George’s Road) Methodist Churchyard

Knowles, Frank – Private. 12th Battalion Manchester Regiment - New Mills (St. George’s Road) Methodist Churchyard

Liddiard, William – Lance Corporal. 7th Battlion Leicestershire Regiment - New Mills (St. George) Churchyard

Lomas Frank – 2nd Lieutenant. 7th Manchester Regiment. - New Mills Congregational Church Burial Ground

Lomas, Herbert - 2nd Battalion. Manchester Regiment - New Mills (St. George's Road) Methodist Churchyard

Mason, James W - 4th Battalion. Lincolnshire Regiment - New Mills (St. George's Road) Methodist Churchyard

McKellar, Daniel – Civilian. Died as the result of enemy action - New Mills (St. George) Churchyard

McNee, George – Private. 17th Manchester Regiment. - New Mills (St. George's Road) Methodist Churchyard

Middleton, Thomas – Private 25977. Royal Army Medical Corps - New Mills (St. George) Churchyard

Mills, George – Private. 33969. 17th Battalion Sherwood Foresters (Notts and Derby Regiment) - New Mills (St. George) Churchyard

Mitchell, Leonard Fred – Radio Officer, RAF - New Mills (St. George) Churchyard

Oakes, Roy – Sergeant. Sherwood Foresters (Notts and Derby Regiment) - New Mills (St. George’s Road) Methodist Churchyard

Pollard, Gilbert – Private. 23rd Battalion Royal Fusiliers - New Mills (St. George) Churchyard

Potts, Fred – Private. 11th Battalion. East Yorkshire Regiment - New Mills Congregational Church Burial Ground

Redfern, William Isaac Bardsley – Private. Plymouth Battalion. Royal Naval Division. Royal Marines Light Infantry. - New Mills (St. George) Churchyard

Roxby, Robert Waterworth – Private. 11th Battalion. Cheshire Regiment - New Mills (St. George's Road) Methodist Churchyard

Schofield, Alec – Private. 1st Battalion. Leicestershire Regiment - New Mills (St. George) Churchyard

Secombe, John
– Private. 10th Battalion. Sherwood Foresters (Notts and Derby Regiment) - New Mills (St. George) Churchyard

Sheldon, Samuel – Private 4th Battalion. Cheshire Regiment - New Mills (St. George's Road) Methodist Churchyard

Smith, Walter – Private. 2nd/7th Battalion Northumberland Fusiliers - New Mills (St. George) Churchyard

Stafford, Gilbert – Private. 7th Battalion. North Staffordshire Regiment - New Mills (St. George) Churchyard

Taylor, William – Private. Royal Artillery - New Mills (St. George's Road) Methodist Churchyard

Taylor, William John – R.N.B.E.M.

Thornley, Edmund – Private. 3rd Battalion. King's Own Yorkshire Light Infantry - New Mills (St. George's Road) Methodist Churchyard

Thorpe, Ernest – Private. Royal Army Medical Corps - New Mills (St. George's Road) Methodist Chapelyard

Tomlinson, Arthur Matthias – Private 46602. 1st/5th Battalion. York And Lancaster Regiment - New Mills (St. George's Road) Methodist Churchyard

Turner, James William – Private. 95624. Royal Fusiliers. - New Mills (St. George's Road) Methodist Churchyard

Walker, Wilfred – Private. 9th Battalion Lancashire Fusiliers. - New Mills Congregational Church Burial Ground

Waterhouse, Richard – Private. 2nd Battalion. Irish Guards - New Mills (St. George) Churchyard

Waterhouse, Ronald – Sergeant. 101 Sqdn. Royal Air Force Volunteer Reserve - New Mills (St. George) Churchyard

Wild, Arthur – Private. 2nd/5th Battalion Sherwood Foresters (Notts and Derby Regt.). - New Mills (St. George) Churchyard

Wild, Fred – Private 263011 2nd/6th Battalion Sherwood Foresters (Notts and Derby Regt.). New Mills (St. George) Churchyard.

Wild, William – Private 204576 Sherwood Foresters (Notts and Derby Regt.). Killed in Action in France October 23rd 1918 - New Mills (St. George) Churchyard

Wharmby, James T. – RNVR - St Georges Parish Church

Wharton, J – Gunner. Royal Garrison Artillery transf. to (49063) - New Mills (St. George) Churchyard

Woodward, George William – Private 60673. Sherwood Foresters (Notts and Derby Regt.). New Mills (St. George) Churchyard.

Wright, E A - Private. 21st Battalion. Royal Fusiliers - New Mills (St. George) Churchyard


Hayfield Church Cemetery

Bates, Samuel Cooper – Private. 2nd Battalion. Cheshire Regiment. - Hayfield New Church Cemetery

Bennett, Arnold – Private. 360154. Northumberland Fusiliers. Commemorated Loos Memorial - Hayfield New Church Cemetery

Bennett, Raymond – Private. 2nd/6th Battalion Sherwood Foresters (Notts and Derby Regt.). - Hayfield New Church Cemetery

Bradley, Fred – Private. Leicstershire Regiment. - Hayfield New Church Cemetery

Brookes, Maria – Civilian. Died as a result of enemy action. - Hayfield New Church Cemetery

Gee, John – Private. 6th Battalion Cheshire Regiment. - Hayfield New Church Cemetery.

Hadfield, Thomas – Private. 7th/8th Battalion. Kings Own Scottish Borders - Hayfield New Church Cemetery.

Hadfield, William – Private. Lancashire Fusiliers - Hayfield New Church Cemetery

Handford, Harry – Private. 2nd/7th Battalion Sherwood Foresters (Notts and Derby Regt.). - Hayfield New Church Cemetery.

Handford, J N – Private. 2nd/6th Battalion Sherwood Foresters (Notts and Derby Regt.). - Hayfield New Church Cemetery.

Harvey, Ernest – Private. 2nd/7th Battalion Sherwood Foresters (Notts and Derby Regt.). - Hayfield New Church Cemetery.

Howard, James Roy – Gunner. 3rd Siege Battery. Royal Garrison Artillery - Hayfield New Church Cemetery

Jennison, Roy F. – Royal Navy - Hayfield New Church Cemetery

Porritt, John Thomas – Private. 2nd/4th Battalion Royal Scots Fusiliers transf. to (237748) Labour Centre Clearing Office Labour Corps. - Hayfield New Church Cemetery

Prestwich, Tom – Private. 35260. Northumberland Fusiliers. - Hayfield New Church Cemetery

Ramwell, Issac – Corporal. 16th Battalion. Sherwood Foresters - Hayfield New Church Cemetery

Rangeley, Aaron – Corporal. Welsh Fusiliers, transferred from the Cheshire Regiment - Hayfield New Church Cemetery

Robinson, Hannah – Civilian. Died as the result of enemy action - Hayfield New Church Cemetery

Robinson, Ughtred – Rifleman. 7th Battalion. Kings Royal Rifle Corp - Hayfield New Church Cemetery.

Shaw, Hubert – Private. 8th Battalion. Kings Own Rifle Corp. - Hayfield New Church Cemetery

Singleton, Frank – Private. 8th Battalion Royal Scots - Hayfield New Church Cemetery.

Smith, George – Private, 204254 2ND/4TH Battalion York and Lancaster Regiment - Hayfield New Church Cemetery.

Summerfield, Ronald – Gunner. Died 9th May 1954. – Died as the result of a motorcycle accident whilst on active service. Hayfield New Church Cemetery.

Waterhouse, Fred – Private. Manchester Regiment. - Hayfield New Church Cemetery.

Wogin, Edward – Sergeant. D Bty. 72nd Bde. Royal Field Artillery. - Hayfield New Church Cemetery.


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