Conflict : WW1
Memorial : Pershore Abbey
Lance Corporal Ernest Walter Haynes
11th Battalion Worcestershire Regiment
Service No 17103
Died aged 26 on 24th April 1917
Son of George John and Sarah Haynes, 3 Spring Rd., Pershore, Worcestershire
Commemorated on Doiran Memorial, Greece.
Three Springs. 11th Worcesters. Worked for Mr Mumford. Reported missing April 25th 1917.
Additional information from Pershore Parish Records, Holy Cross, Film No 216/7, available at Worcestershire Archives.
Pershore C of E School now in Pershore Working Men’s Club
Pershore Abbey with the additional information: Worcestershire Regiment
Worcester Cathedral Cloister Windows Bell Ringer – identified from the Worcestershire & Districts Change Ringing Association WW1 Roll of Honour: http://www.wdcra.org.uk/news/am.htm
Trudy Burge has created the WW1 Pershore website to commemorate the men from Pershore who served their country from 1914 to 1918: