The Roll of Honour of Middlewich men who served in the forces during the war
The Roll commemorates the fallen. those to whom honours were awarded, prisoners of war, and all who served and survived the conflict.
“I congratulate Middlewich on its substantial contribution to Military Forces”,
Lord Kitchener, F.M.
God grant us through all times such souls as these,
Who know no fear, who seek no meed of praise.
E.H. Fernie, Chaplain, Australian Forces (formerly of Middlewich Parish Church)
What has Britain done?
On every front the flag unfurled,
Fought a world-war round the world.
F.B. Hodgins, New York Herald.
The fourteen missed names
Research undertaken during the lead up to the 2018 Commemoration showed that the names of fourteen Middlewich men, who had died as a result of their service during the war, had been missed from the war memorial and the Roll of Honour.
Clicking on the image opposite will lead to the page which gives details of the missing men.