Norwich Diocesan Association
St Andrew
Sunday, 24 May 2015 in 2h 47 (12)
5040 Minor
3m: 1, Norfolk S., 2,4,6 Plain Bob, 3,5,7 Cambridge S
1 Ros Burrough
2 Janet House
3 Richard PJ Carter
4 Peter Trent
5 Simon A Rudd (C)
6 Ben Trent
Rung half-muffled to commemorate the death 100 years ago today of Pte. Ernest William Thompson, 10.3.1894-24.5.1915, the second Ryburgh man to die in the First World War. Pte. Thompson enlisted in September 1914; and joined the 1st Norfolks on May 1st 1915. He met his death after less than 1 month, “sniped through the brain, between Hooge and Ypres Canal at Hollebeke”.

This performance is linked to the event Ryburgh Remembers.

The oldest Bellhanging Company in the UK combining Modern Technology with Traditional Craftsmanship