Kneesall St Bartholomew

War Memorial

The war memorial is sited in the churchyard adjacent to the road and comprises a large Celtic style cross on a limestone plinth. The inscription is badly weathered but reads:

1914 – 1918
R. I. P.

ALFRED CHELL  

JOHN HALL

HAROLD CHELL

 

ALBERT HAZZARD

JOHN HENRY FOSTER

 

WALLACE PAULSON

GEORGE GRATTON

 

ALFRED WALKER

WALTER GRATTON

 

JOHN WOMBWELL

MAKE THEM TO BE NUMBERED
WITH THY SAINTS
IN GLORY EVERLASTING

There is also a mosaic tablet in the church commemorating Alfred and Harold Chell who were both killed in the First World War (see monuments).