THE PARISH OF ST GORAN CORNWALL

Memorial of those who lost their lives during the wars

 

To the memory of our men who fell in the defence of the Empire

1914 - 1818

Royal Navy

William Patten June 26th 1917

Thomas Edward Pollard Oct 20th 1917

Richard Billing April 22 1918

Army

Leonard Mingo. R. Devon Yeo Gallipoli Nov 24th 1915

Michael Burns D. C. L. I. France July 23rd 1916

John Hocking R. Devon Yeo France Sept 4th 1916

Reginald John Michael 8th Devon's France Sept 6th 1916

John Charles Kerkin 10th Welsh France Aug 26th 1917

Thomas James Stevens 8th Devon's France Oct 26th 1917

Charles Liddicoat D. C. L. I France Nov 7th 1917

Hugh Kitto R. Devon Yeo Palestine Dec 3rd 1917

Charles Ball 10th Worcestershire's France April 3rd 1918

William Guy D. C. L. I France April 13th 1918

Joseph Oliver Hampshire Regiment Belgium Sep 20th 1917

Courtney Oliver Royal Engineers France Nov 28th 1917

In Memory of those who lost their lives in World War II

1939 - 1945

W/O Navigator Gerald Robert James Davis RAF

LDG/SMN Desmond George Ernest Dowding RN

LT Richard Fitzgerald Lilley RE

LT Ronald Jellett Lilley RA

Ernest John Oliver Coast Watcher

Plaques  inside St Goran Church

In Memory of Colonel Sir Francis Howell Jenkin KCB Commandant  of the Queen's own Corps of Guides 1860 - 1881 & A DC  to Queen Victoria. Born at St. Goran Vicarage June 27th 1832 Died at Growborough Sussex June 6th 1906

 

This tower was restored in Memory of David Jenkins Vicar of this Parish for 44 years & of Mary Luscombe his wife

By their children S. Goran

 

This screen was given by John Michell 1886 - 1960 In Memory of his Parents Joseph & Emily Michell & of his Sisters Minnie & Kate who departed at Tregondean Gorran between 1902 & 1918

 

In Memory of Francis Slade Gulley Lieutenant 3rd Kings own Hussars who died at the Curragh camp 12th Dec 1891 aged 28

This tablet erected by his brother officers

 

In Memory of William Algernon Slade Gulley MA of Trevennen in this Parish who took a warm interest in the restoration of this Church but did not live to see the work completed. Born Sept 1st 1827 Died July 10th 1870

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