Lest we Forget…


‘Lest We Forget’ is a book researched and written by Major George Tomlin MBE in the hope that we do not. It is also written with the intention that the names read out, from the Roll of Honour each year, are more than just names. They all have their story to tell:


Joseph Dinsdale
John William Foster
Francis Lambert
Evelyn Horace Guy Sharples
Thomas Henry Wilfred Sharples
Henry Armistead Storey
Gilbert Thompson
Edwin Tomlin
Richard Whitling
Marmaduke Ibbetson Wyvill


John Robert Bean
Raymond Harker
Ann Wolseley-Lewis (Née Stirke)
Nathaniel John Merriman Barry
Sydney George Thomas Powell

The book is currently available from George for a minimum donation of £20.

For payment by cheque or bank transfer the details are:

Constable Burton Memorial Group,
Sort Code 205943, A/c No 70595934

Any profit made from the sale of the book will go towards the maintenance of a War Memorial in Constable Burton and to the support of Service charities.


2 thoughts on “Lest we Forget…

    1. George Tomlin

      Hi Dianne,
      Lest We Forget is currently available from the following outlets:
      Hewson’s Newsagents, Leyburn
      Tennants Auction Centre, Leyburn
      The Queen’s Head, Finghall
      The Castle Bookshop, Richmond
      The Coppice Cafe, adjacent to the National Park Centre, Aysgarth Falls

      If it is more convenient to collect from Constable Burton call me on 01677 450194.


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