Wednesday, January 24, 2018

Milton Methodist War Flag

Milton Methodist FlagThe Methodist Church Girls’ Fellowship also known as the Girl’s Comrades embroidered by hand the names of the relatives who were members of the church serving in World War I.

These same girls also raised funds for the stained glass memorial windows in the Church which is now a private home. The flag has been destroyed by time.

Names on FlagĀ (Full names are given where known)
Walter Herbert Bishop
Cecil Brook
Felton Herbert Claydon
Herbert John Claydon
Frank Richmond Cork
Rupert Frederick Cork
Stanley Glover Cork
Alfred Davey
Arthur Richard Davey
Harold Davey
William Ellis Davey
Leslie C (George) Davis
Kenneth Cameron Davis
Norman Stanley Davis
Oscar William Knapp Davis
Harold Francis or Herbert James Francis – This is only one H Francis on the flag
Peter Nelson Faust
Clifford George Francis
Arthur Edmund Gates
George Asher Hamon
Charles Wesley Herne. Brother Arthur Herne is not featured on the flag
William Osborne Herne. Brother Arthur Herne is not featured on the flag
Sydney George Ingold
Norman Kennedy
Eric Millard
George Ewart Pearman
Stanley Grey Pearman
Felton Arthur Pickering
Howard George Pickering
W Speering (this is actually John William Sperring)

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