Padstow During WW1

The list below contains names of those commemorated on the war memorial in Padstow, this list has been researched by world war one historian Peter Smith . Peter has very generously permitted the museum to use this information as part of the 2014 commemoration of the Great War.

By clicking on any name on the list you can see the full script.


Barrett,FC  Dale. R.  Stone 
Barrett. A  Dale,R.G  Miller 
Bate  Dale,W  Wood
Bennett  Edgcombe  Rae 
Benney  Edwards  Hore,W 
Berry  Edyvane  Williams
Bruford  England  Prior 
Cross  Grubb  Wilcocks
Crews  Henwood,P  Prideaux-Brune 
Cole  Henwood,W  Tonkin
Cornock  Hore,J  Oldham,TL 
Couch.JH  Harding  Tippett
Couch.JP  Hocking  Oldham,T.F. 
Thomas Greenaway  Moor(e).W 
Masters  Neal  Taylor
Martyn  Skinner Fuller 
Langford  Sargent  Frazer 
Edyvean  Hutchings  Rosevear
Millar  Greenaway  Slawson 
The Unknown Marine  Sluman   


This shell case from Q Ship Viola can be found in the museum      


The grave of an unknown marine  a casualty of the sinking of a ship off Trevose Head Nr Padstow North Cornwall during WWI has been resolved, having been a mystery for the last 99 years, recent research by Peter Smith and John Buckingham of Padstow Museum, has established the identity of this hitherto unknown hero.

This grave is situated in Padstow Cemetery and is protected by CWGC.

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