Memorial details

Memorial type
Board / Plaque / Tablet
District
West Dorset
Town
Cattistock
County
Dorset
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918)
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
1024

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Current location

Beneath the east window of the north aisle.
Church of St Peter and St Paul
South Drive
Cattistock
West Dorset
Dorset
DT2 0JQ
England

OS Grid Ref: SY 59111 99541
Denomination: Undefined

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Description
A plaque with the Digby crest engraved on the left.
Inscription
TO THE GLORY OF GOD AND IN LOVING MEMORY OF MAJOR GEORGE HUGH DIGBY DORSET YEOMANRY BORN 21ST SEPT DIED 20TH OCT 1914. 'BLESSED ARE THE PURE IN HEART FOR THEY SHALL SEE GOD.'
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Digby, George Hugh
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Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 1
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 1
    Exact count: no
    Information shown: Rank, forename, middle name, regiment, date of birth, date of death
    Order of information: Undefined
Components
  • Plaque
    Measurements: height 711.2mm, width 304.8mm
    Materials: Brass
Listing information
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A

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