Great War Commemorations in

St John The Baptist Church, Edge, Glos

Location:  Edge, near Painswick, Glos Grid Reference:   SO 848099
Commemorations in the Church:   1 Commemorations in the Churchyard:   1
Last Visited:  September 2007 UKNIWM Ref:   30010

Commemorations in the Church and Churchyard

Major James CARNEGY, 8th Battalion North Staffordshire Regiment, is commemorated on a brass plaque in the church.   He was killed in action on 3rd July 1916 in the Somme area of France.   He has no known grave and is listed on the Thiepval Memorial To The Missing.   

He is commemorated on the Cheltenham War Memorial, the St Philip's Church War Memorial and on The Cheltenham Roll of Honour.

Major Carnegy is also commemorated on the family grave in Edge Churchyard (photo below).

UKNIWM Ref:  30010

Major James CARNEGY, 8th Battalion North Staffordshire Regiment, is commemorated on the family obelisk in the churchyard.  

He was killed in action on 3rd July 1916 in the Le Boiselle area of France during the Battle of The Somme.   He has no known grave and is listed on the Thiepval Memorial To The Missing.   

He is commemorated on the Cheltenham War Memorial, the St Philip's Church War Memorial and on The Cheltenham Roll of Honour.

He is also commemorated on a memorial plaque within St John The Baptist Church (photo above)

 

Page last updated: 2nd August 2013

 

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