St James Church West Malvern

High on the north-western slopes of the Malvern Hills, West Malvern was originally part of Mathon parish in Herefordshire. However, during the villages growth as a health resort in the 19th Century, the chapel of ease of St James (built in the 1840s) was brought into the Malvern district and the Diocese of Worcester. Roget of thesaurus fame is buried in St James churchyard.

St James Church West Malvern

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The Memorial

The memorial is a red stone column surmounted by a cross and was constructed by local mason Thomas Jones. The names of the war dead are inscribed around the octagonal base.

St James Church Memorial, West Malvern

WW1 Memorial

Capbadge of the Artists' Rifles (28th London Regiment)

Gervase Winford Stovin Alington

766852

28th London Regiment

KIA Flanders 09/11/1918

Capbadge of the Worcestershire Regiment

Reginald Charles Brookes

18758

The Worcestershire Regiment

KIA France 3/7/1916

Capbadge of the Worcestershire Regiment

Alfred William Eacock

27471

The Worcestershire Regiment

KIA France 5/8/1916

Roland Joseph Eales

36547

The Worcestershire Regiment

KIA Flanders 13/3/18

Capbadge of the Army Service Corps

Cecil Harry Ellison

S4/071946

Army Service Corps

Died Malta 11/9/1915

Cap badge of the Worcestershire Regiment

Arthur James Samuel Evans

40317

The Worcestershire Regiment

KIA France 18/10/1916

Cap badge of the Worcestershire Regiment

William Henry Evans

3561/241130

The Worcestershire Regiment

KIA France 21/3/1918

Capbadge of the Worcestershire Regiment

John Alfred James Gardiner

21335

The Worcestershire Regiment

KIA Gallipoli 6/8/1915

Ralph Gwynn DCM from West Malvern

Ralph Gwynn

434772

49th Canadian Infantry Battalion

DOW France 17/6/17

Capbadge of the Worcestershire Regiment

Walter Gwynn

8518

The Worcestershire Regiment

KIA Flanders 28/1/1915

Charles Edward Hammond

Charles Edward Hammond

2889

The Worcestershire Regiment

KIA 2/10/16

Capbadge of the Grenadier Guards

Walter Frederick Handy

29630

The Grenadier Guards

KIA France 27/3/1918

Capbadge of the Gloucestershire Regiment

Arthur Jones

9944

The Gloucestershire Regiment

KIA France 1/12/1915

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George Reginald Jones

9709

The Gloucestershire Regiment

KIA 20/6/16

Capbadge of the South Wales Borderers

Henry (Harry) Jones

11039

The South Wales Borderers

KIA France 30/5/18

Capbadge of the Worcestershire Regiment

William Jones

13644

The Worcestershire Regiment

DOW Gallipoli 10/8/1915

Capbadge of the Border Regiment on headstone

John Percy Martin

27778

The Border Regiment

KIA France 18/11/1916

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John Angus Orr-Ewing

Royal Navy

KIA Jutland 31/5/16

Capbadge of the Canadian Expeditionary Force

Charles Page

2304306

58th Canadian Infantry Bn

KIA France 27/8/1918

Archibald Hugh Pitt

129414

72nd Canadian Infantry Battalion

KIA France 3/4/17

Capbadge of the Leicestershire Regiment on a CWGC headstone

Hewins P. Rowlands

19277

The Leicestershire Regiment

KIA France 25/9/1915