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Roll of Honour Dunston 1914-18 Cottage Hospital





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Original Location

Whickham Hospital

Present Location

Community Centre

Which war


Dedication, Creation or Publication date

Unveiled 26th August 1922 by Mr. Henry Peile, C.B.E.; dedicated by Rev. C.E. Little, Rector of Whickham

Memorial Description

Roll of Honour on paper behind glass. There is a narrow green border, with a gold leaf pattern extending beyond the corners. The top two corners of the centre panel are filled with oak leaves with left the badge of the St.John Ambulance and right the badge of the British Red Cross. At centre bottom are two crossed standards with the words “Pro Patria” in gold lettering between.

The names are printed in five columns using plain capitals throughout.

Materials used

Parchment behind glass.


The Whickham / War Memorial Cottage Hospital / Dunston / Roll of Honour / of those who made the Supreme Sacrifice in the / Great War 1914-1918
Pro Patria.



1. Formerly in War Memorial Hospital.

Newspaper cuttings, photos or archival material

Photo: K. Armstrong

Illustrated Chronicle 28/08/1922 reports dedication

Northern Echo 28/08/1922 reports unveiling

Newcastle Weekly Chronicle 27/08/1922 reports proposed unveiling.

Stanley and Consett News 31/08/1922 reports unveiling

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Research acknowledgements

Joan Ridley; Kevin Armstrong

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Roll of Honour Dunston 1914-18 Cottage Hospital (W86.09)

WHICKHAM   Community Centre

   The Whickham 
   War Memorial Cottage Hospital 
   Roll of Honour 
   of those who made the Supreme Sacrifice in the 
   Great War 1914-1918
 Column 1           Column 2           Column 3

   Armstrong, W.J.    Clark, H.          Halliday, R.       
   Alderson, G.       Dodds, T.W.H.      Illey, J.          
   Allan, C.          Dockurey, J.C.     Johnson, J.        
   Arkless, W.        Dial, J.S.         James, R.W.        
   Archer, R.         Dixon, G.          Jones, E.          
   Atkinson, R.E.     Doran, J.          Jones, G.          
   Atkinson, T.       Drummond, J.       Jenson, G.         
   Axtell, A.J.       Davison, T.        Kelly, J.          
   Arthurs, D.        Elliott, R.        King, J.B.         
   Baines, H.         Evans, P.          Kay, J.W.          
   Bell, A.           Evers, J.          Lancaster, J.A.    
   Bell, R.           Elmore, M.         Lancaster, T.      
   Bicker, H.H.       Elmore, P.         Leech, E.J.        
   Blenkley, A.       Findley, J.M.      Leech, W.H.        
   Blenkley, W.       Finlay,            Longstaff, J.      
   Bolam, T.          Fothergill, E.     Lowery, R.         
   Brown, J.G.        Fletcher, T.H.     Lowery, R.         
   Burke, A.E.        Flint, R.          Lowery, W.         
   Bewley, I.         Gray, R.           Laws,              
   Buckley, W.G.      Gray, S.           Latty, G.G.        
   Belgian, W.        Grieves, R.        Lichfield, W.      
   Burness, J.G.      Gallon, J.W.       Luke, J.           
   Batty, G.          Greenwell, C.R.    McDermott, W.      
   Bulloch, J.        Gettings, C.       McHenry, D.        
   Connor, W.         Hall, J.J.         McHenry, H.        
   Coulson, A.        Hewett, G.E.       McHenry, J.        
   Crawley, W.J.      Hodgson, R.        McWhinnie, A.      
   Cunningham,J.M     Hopper, J.T.       McKenzie, W.       
   Copeland, E.E.     Hogg, A.W.         McGirr, J.         
   Copeland, R.G.T.   Hogg, E.T.         Miller, N.         
   Cairns, E.         Hutchinson, W.     Miller, G.         
   Charlton, T.       Hufton, R.         Mitchinson, W.     
   Cooper, J.R.       Hankey, B.H.       Moore, I.         
   Costelloe, J.      Hodgson, T.        Mole, E.           
   Collier, W.        Hewson, J.         Morpeth, S.B.      
   Cawkwell, A.H.     Husband, W.        Morpeth, J.        
                                         Morley, T.         
 Column 4           Column 5           

   Miller, J.         Staples, W.J.
   Manger, W.F.       Steel, S.
   Moule, E.C.        Stephenson, W.
   McGuckian, J.      Stobbs, L.
   McGuckian, H.      Swaddle, G.
   Moorson, G.        Swaddle, R.
   Noble, J.S.        Scott, F.E.
   Noon, G.           Scott, W.
   Neil, T.J.         Stafford, G.R.
   Oliver, J.W.       Stark, W.
   Olloman, R.        Temperley, J.
   Oakes, T.          Thompson, H.J.
   Oakes, N.          Thompson, T.H.
   Plewes, G.E.       Thompson, D.
   Powton, N.         Turnbull, W.
   Proudfoot, W.B.    Turpin, J.
   Proudfoot, A.S.    Thatcher, J.W.
   Potts, S.W.        Thompson, A.
   Pyles, J.T.        Terry, J.
   Pape, W.           Teasdale, R.
   Quirk, E.          Taylor, H.
   Ramsey, M.         Thompson, M.
   Ree, J.W.          Unsworth, J.R.
   Ree, T.E.          Usher, A.
   Renwick, M.M.      Utterson, P.
   Robson, W.         Varty, T.
   Rodham, J.         Vickers, W.
   Ross, J.W.         Wake, W.
   Russell, J.        Watson, F.
   Rollo, J.          Wilson, O.
   Renwick, M.M.      Wilson, A.E.
   Rice, T.           Wilson, J.W.
   Scorer, W.         Wright, M.D.
   Simmonds, R.K.D.   Wilbert, N.
   Swindle, J.        Waistell, W.E.
   Swindle, M.C.      Weston, G.T.
   Soulsby, E.C.      Young, J.R.   

   Pro Patria.

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