Langham Remembers Them Langham Village History Group
Langham Village History Group
Langham Village History Group Langham Village Web Site
A remarkable tribute to the men of Langham and Barleythorpe who gave their lives in WWI. It includes their photographs, backgrounds, regiments, where they fought, the circumstances of their deaths and where they are buried or honoured. In addition there is a timeline, information on the outbreak of the conflict, the medals awarded, Langham’s war memorial.
Author’s Introduction	1 Background to the Great War	2 Call to Arms	3 5th Battalion Leicestershire Regiment	5 Territorial Force - Oakham Company	5 1914 Event Time Line	6 1915 Event Time Line	7 1916 Event Time Line	8 1917 Event Time Line	9 1918 Event Time Line	10 John Henry Davenport	11 Henry Robert Augustus Adeane	12 Thomas William Burdett	13 Harold Percy Vincent	14 Ernest James Munday	15 John Thomas Casterton	16 Elijah Thompson	17 Sidney Albert Stimpson	18 Henry Wyatt Cole	19 Ernest Knott	20 Charles Lowe	21 Percy Albert Smith	22 George Skillett	23 William Thorpe	24 John Robert Horton	25 William Palmer	26 Arthur Cox	27 William Needham	28 Herbert Horton	29 John Charles Smith	30 Wilfred Frank Burton	31 Bryan Smith	32 Alfred Breakspear	33 Harold Fox-Pitt Lubbock	34 Reginald Lowe	35 Albert George Gosling	36 John William Breakspear	37 The Wellington Quarry Tunnels - Arras	38 War Graves	39 Langham Church - Hymn For Our Soldiers	41 The Dead Man’s Penny	42 Menin  Gate	43 Pip, Squeak and Wilfred	44 The Silver War Badge	46 The Territorial Force Medal  1914-1919	46 Langham Baptist Chapel	47 Langham War Memorial	48 Memorial to Twenty-Six War Heroes	50 In  Flanders  Field	52 We should also remember...	53 Bibliography:	54  Contents: