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Roll Of Honour

This is our page of remembrance, which is compiled through your own stories.

This page provides you with an opportunity to bring your relatives stories to life, whether it be your great uncle Sam, who served in the Great War or if it is someone more recent, who served for our country.

Why not share your stories here to keep their memories alive and help us to create a Roll of Honour for Ashfield residents that we can reflect upon and remember with pride.

For a full list of Ashfield soldiers who gave their lives during the first world war please click here.

Contact us with your stories at Lestweforget@ashfield.gov.uk.

Read about Victor Greaves

Read Cathy Sands' story about her grandfather Francis Cyril Cresswell.

Read Patricia's story about her grandfather William Henry Cooke

Read Ann Pugh's story about her Grandfather Ernest Barlow, who fought in the first world war


RANDLE, A (of Sutton-in-Ashfield) Private 12673, 7th Bn, Leicestershire Regiment. 

Read Rachel & David's story about Private Edward Amos Gunby

Read Dawn Button's story about her great grandfather Alfred Graham

Read Frederick Arthur Cooke's story

Read Patricia Starling's story about her father Bernard Knight, who fought in the first world war


RANDLE, T (of Sutton-in-Ashfield) Private 28440, 2nd Bn Cheshire Regiment.