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Water Orton Memorial Clock and Plaque

The plaques are located in St Peter and Paul Church, Water Orton and also in the Methodist Hall in the same village - the inscriptions read:

To the Glory of God

As a thank-offering for the restoration of peace in grateful remembrance of the loyal services of the 73 men of this parish who served with H.M. Forces in the Great War and in pious memory of:

Joseph Boneham
Charles Burton
Arnold Hawkins
Sidney Prosser
Gilbert Willdey

Who nobly died for their country.

The parish church clock and this tablet were erected by parishoners of Water Orton AD MCMXX

In memory of the men of this parish who died in active service in the War 1939-45

John Comley
Harold Crowley
William H Fisher
Michael Kavanagh
Lewis Leak
Henry Merricks
Bernard Rhodes
Thomas Rhodes
Richard M Smith
Harold L Wright

Transcription and Photgraphs by, and © of, Jo Hooke

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