Lychgate

The Lychgate at Whitkirk commemorates those from Whitkirk who died in the First and Second World Wars.

It contains stones from six buildings damaged in the Second World War – the Houses of Parliament and St Paul's Cathedral in London, Coventry Cathedral, St Martin-le-Grand in York, Leeds Town Hall and the Leeds Philosophical Hall. The wooden frame is built from timber reclaimed from decommissioned British WWII battleships.

It is included in the Imperial War Museum's War Memorials Register, #22234 and the War Memorials Online register, #101860.


Inscription

Their name liveth for evermore


Names on this Memorial

There are 130 names on this memorial.

Name Date of Birth Date of Death
Kenneth Adams Unknown Unknown
Arthur Anderson Unknown Unknown
S. Armitage Unknown Unknown
Charles E. Ascott Unknown Unknown
John B. Ashmore Unknown Unknown
Anthony Austin Unknown Unknown
H. I. Austin Unknown Unknown
Enoch Ball Unknown Unknown
Maurice Ball Unknown Unknown
Edgar Ballance Unknown Unknown
Arthur Barraclough Unknown Unknown
Fred Bateman Unknown Unknown
Roger T. Batley Unknown Unknown
I. Beeger Unknown Unknown
Arthur Bennett Unknown Unknown
Herbert Berry Unknown Unknown
William D. Bevins Unknown Unknown
H. S. F. Bishell Unknown Unknown
Thomas Booth Unknown Unknown
Jack Bowers Unknown Unknown
William Bowes Unknown Unknown
Fred Boyington Unknown Unknown
Horace Brockhouse Unknown Unknown
Clifford Brooke Unknown Unknown
Albert V. Butler Unknown Unknown
D. A. Canham Unknown Unknown
Sub-Lieutenant Peter Cariss Unknown 24 May 1945
G. M. Carnall Unknown Unknown
Charles Cawood Unknown Unknown
Fred Childerson Unknown Unknown
Fred Clayton Unknown Unknown
Ernest Coleman Unknown Unknown
John W. Coleridge Unknown Unknown
George Collis Unknown Unknown
Colin F. I. Comins Unknown Unknown
George Cooper Unknown Unknown
E. Cotterill Unknown Unknown
Percy Coultas Unknown Unknown
Sam Cousin Unknown Unknown
J. H. Dacre Unknown Unknown
Edgar Dale Unknown Unknown
Herbert Dale Unknown Unknown
Arthur S. Dobson Unknown Unknown
George E. Dobson Unknown Unknown
Private A. H. Dodsworth Unknown 16 Jun 1920
Thomas Dodsworth Unknown Unknown
S. Eccles Unknown Unknown
Rowland E. Ellis Unknown Unknown
G. M. Fairbanks Unknown Unknown
P. H. Fairbanks Unknown Unknown
George W. Farndale Unknown Unknown
Fenny Fountain Unknown Unknown
Charles A. Goodhall Unknown Unknown
Walter H. Goodhall Unknown Unknown
F. V. Gott Unknown Unknown
Harry Guest Unknown Unknown
Stanley Haigh Unknown Unknown
W. Hall Unknown Unknown
Bernard St. G. Hamilton Unknown Unknown
Frederick W. Hardcastle Unknown Unknown
Sergeant Jack Hardcastle Unknown 28 Oct 1940
Eldred Hardwick Unknown Unknown
William Hargreaves/Hargraves Unknown Unknown
Alan G/C. A. Heywood Unknown Unknown
James Hunt Unknown Unknown
Frederick D. Hyde Unknown Unknown
Ernest Ingle Unknown Unknown
Ethel A. Jackson Unknown Unknown
Frank Noel Jenkin Unknown Unknown
Dennis O. Jones Unknown Unknown
Lance Corporal Reginald Kay Unknown 3 Mar 1942
Arthur Kaye Unknown Unknown
N. Kenny Unknown Unknown
Albert E. Kettlewell Unknown Unknown
John H. Kettlewell Unknown Unknown
Alfred T. Knoakes Unknown Unknown
William Laycock Unknown Unknown
Clarence Lea Unknown Unknown
R. Linley Unknown Unknown
Ralph Lucas Unknown Unknown
Eric S. Mackay Unknown Unknown
Reginald Marsden Unknown Unknown
John Nelson Movley Unknown Unknown
C. W. Myers Unknown Unknown
Harry Myers Unknown Unknown
Edgar Nichols Unknown Unknown
Fred Nicholson Unknown Unknown
Robert Noble Unknown Unknown
Ernest Nuthall Unknown Unknown
Dennis Pease Unknown Unknown
L. D. Peel Unknown Unknown
W. Prince Unknown Unknown
Harry Pullan Unknown Unknown
S. M. Ramsden Unknown Unknown
Matthew Roberts Unknown Unknown
W. S. Robson Unknown Unknown
Herbert Rollinson Unknown Unknown
W. H. Rollinson Unknown Unknown
Maria E. Rowley Unknown Unknown
Rodney Rushton Unknown Unknown
Fletcher Russell Unknown Unknown
Leslie Saycell Unknown Unknown
John E. Shaw Unknown Unknown
Frank Simpson Unknown Unknown
William Smales Unknown Unknown
Sergeant Ronald Smith Unknown 1 Dec 1943
David Speight Unknown Unknown
Walter Speight Unknown Unknown
Reginald A. Spencer Unknown Unknown
Kenneth Stott Unknown Unknown
Harold Sunter Unknown Unknown
Aircraftman 2nd Class John Tasker Unknown 5 Mar 1945
Thomas Tate Unknown 17 Feb 1919
George H. Taylor Unknown Unknown
Henry H. Temple Unknown Unknown
Leading Aircraftman Harry Thorley Unknown 14 Aug 1940
Rupert H. Tinker Unknown Unknown
Louis E. Todd Unknown Unknown
Charles Edwin Trott Unknown Unknown
Herbert N. Turner Unknown Unknown
Dennis Turrell Unknown Unknown
J. J. Wadkin Unknown Unknown
L. White Unknown Unknown
Sam Whitfield Unknown Unknown
D. J. Wilson Unknown Unknown
Donald Windle Unknown Unknown
Sam Woodhead Unknown Unknown
Percy Woodward Unknown Unknown
Roy Worsnop Unknown Unknown
Aircraftman 1st Class Jack Yeoman Unknown 11 May 1941

Images

Location

Churchyard

Adjacent Selby Road

Memorial ID zqxg.

Last updated 1 April 2019.