Oxford Diocesan Guild
Loughton, Buckinghamshire
All Saints
Thursday, 25 October 2018 in 43m (11–2–14 in G)
1260 Grandsire Doubles
1 Keith Wagstaff
2 Terry Page
3 Anne McIntyre
4 Liz Wagstaff
5 Edward Fawcett (C)
6 Jonathan Waters
To commemorate the death 100 years ago today, of Sgt Eric Purvis, aged 22 of the 11th Bn. The Queen's (Royal West Surrey) Regiment, the seventh Loughton man to die in the Great War and buried in Heestert Military Cemetery. Eric Purvis was the author of popular sketches about army life written while recovering from wounds in Ireland and was also an expert writer on bee-keeping as well as being a well-known athlete in Buckinghamshire.
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