Harrogate Herald - 2nd January 1918
The wedding of Miss Ellen Ogden, only
daughter of Mr and Mrs J R Ogden, The Bungalow, Harrogate,
and Major Cartwright, MC, of the York and Lancaster Regiment,
son of Mr and Mrs Sam Cartwright, of Gwespyr, Otley Road,
Harrogate, was solemnised at Wesley Chapel on Monday. The bridegroom
received his commission in 1914, was at Gallipoli, and was wounded
at Suvla Bay. He went to France in 1916 and was wounded at Thiepval.
He was awarded the Military Cross for gallantry in the field at
Passchaendale Ridge. His brother, Captain Cartwright, was in
the same regiment.
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The bride, who was given away by her father, looked
very sweet in a dress of ivory satin trimmed with real French lace,
sent over from France by the bridegroom. She had on a veil of
Brussels lace and carried a lovely bouquet of white carnations and
lilies of the valley.
Miss Alice Cartwright, sister of the
bridegroom, was the bridesmaid, and she was daintily dressed in
white net over silk and had a small veil of Brussels net with silver
trimmings. She carried a beautiful spray of parma violets.
The bride was also attended by two pages, Dennis
Morritt Ogden and Lorna Roberts Ogden, nephew and niece
of the bride, who were prettily dressed in white charmeuse satin.
The little boy carried a cushion.
Captain T D Pratt, of the Duke of Wellington
Regiment, acted as best man.
The happy couple left later for Southport, where the
honeymoon will be spent. They were the recipients of many
3rd Battalion, York and Lancaster Regiment
Lieutenant Samuel Francis Cartwright
Died : 5th November 1918
Died of wounds
In Memory of
SAMUEL FRANCIS CARTWRIGHT
Captain 3rd Bn. attd. 6th Bn., York and Lancaster
Regiment who died on Tuesday, 5th November 1918. Age 22.
Son of Samuel and Alice Cartwright, of 20,
Otley Rd., Harrogate.
SEBOURG BRITISH CEMETERY, Nord, France
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