Edward Sayall and Sidney Howe
Location: St Barnabus Church, Waterloo Road, Linslade, Bedfordshire, LU7 2NR
Cross 1 – Sidney Howe
133353 PTE S E HOWE 50TH MGC 27-5-18
HOWE, SIDNEY ERNEST
Service No: 133353
Date of Death: 27/05/1918
Regiment/Service: Machine Gun Corps (Infantry) 50th Bn.
Grave Reference: I. H. 13.
Cemetery: VENDRESSE BRITISH CEMETERY
Additional Information: Son of Robert Howe, of “Bordighera,” Southcott Avenue, Linslade, Bucks, and the late Kate Howe.
How was subject to a concentration of graves at Vendresse. His original burial spot had a cross, it was located at 298.9.x.212.4, we currently have no position for this.
Cross 2 – Edward Sayall
26569 CPL. E T SAYELL 143/ MGC 5-10-17
The Name plate GRU tag on this cross have been replaced with a non standard tag.
SAYELL, E T
Service No: 36569
Date of Death: 05/10/1917
Regiment/Service: Machine Gun Corps (Infantry) 143rd Coy.
Grave Reference: V. H. 2.
Cemetery: DOZINGHEM MILITARY CEMETERY
Photos courtesy of Andrew Hamilton.