Hennock & Teign Village Chronicle

Published by the Hennock Village Hall Committee

300° view of Hennock from
the top of the Church Tower

© 2014 D Baker

Remembering the Fallen

He gave his today for our tomorrow.


Albert Gloyne.
Picture courtesy of:
Terence and Stephen Plumer (Father and Son). Albert was Terence's Great Uncle.

Name: Gloyne

Forenames: Albert

Birth: 1891 Christow

Parents: John & Louisa of Hennock

Abode in 1901: The Village, Hennock

Abode in 1911: Bell Lane, Hennock

Residence given on Service Record: Missing

Residence given on Casualty List: Hennock


Died: 24 Jul 1917, Killed in action

Age: 26

Theatre of War: France & Flanders

CWGC Grave or Memorial: Ypres (Ieper), West Flanders. Perth Cemetery (China Wall) West-Vlaanderen, Belgium. Plot I. D. 5.

Remembered in Hennock Church Yard: Yes

Recorded on the Hennock War Memorial: Yes

Index to CWGC Burial Record Found: No

Regiment: Devonshire, 2nd Battalion

Rank: Private

Service number: 30859

Medals: Victory, British & 15 Star.