Lt L Abbott

WM reference
62268
Memorial type
Lost
No
Town
County
District
Subject/Period
Current location

St John the Evangelist Church
Church St
Corby Glen
South Kesteven
Lincolnshire
NG33 4NJ
England
OS Grid Ref.: TF 001 250
Denomination: Church of England

Description

Bronze plaque with dedicatory inscription with decorative edging placed on a marble backboard.

Inscription

IN LOVING MEMORY OF/ LIONEL PILKINGTON ABBOTT/ B.A. EXETER COLLEGE, OXFORD. LIEUTENANT 7TH BATT. LEICESTERSHIRE REGIMENT/ WHO FELL IN ACTION AT THE BATTLE OF THE SOMME/ JULY 14TH 1916, AGED 28 YEARS/ ONLY SON OF THE REV. A. ABBOTT M.A./ VICAR OF THIS PARISH

Inscription legible?

Yes

Names on memorial

None recorded

Subject/Period

First World War (1914-1918)
Total names on memorial: 1
Served and returned: 0
Died: 1
Exact count: yes
Information shown: surname,rank,year died,regiment,place of death,forename,age of death,relationships
Order of information: Undefined

Component

Plaque
Condition: Good
Measurements: Undefined
Materials: Bronze
Listed?: No

Component

Backboard
Condition: Good
Measurements: Undefined
Materials: Marble
Listed?: No

Costs

Site: Unknown or N/A
Memorial: Unknown or N/A
Comments: None

Trust fund/Scholarship

No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A

Sponsorship

Unknown or N/A
Details: Unknown or N/A

Responsibility of

Unknown or N/A

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