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Memorial details

Memorial type
Board / Plaque / Tablet
District
Bromley
Town
Chislehurst
County
Greater London
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918)
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
11033

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Current location

St Nicholas' Church
Church Row
Chislehurst
Bromley
Greater London
BR7 5PE
England

OS Grid Ref: TQ 44417 69916
Denomination: Church of England

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Description
RECTANGULAR BRASS PLAQUE WITH INCISED INSCRIPTION ICISED OAK LEAF AND ACORN BORDER. BADGE OF RIFLE BRIGADE WITH THE M.C. BELOW IT ON THE TOP LEFT OF THE PLAQUE AND BADGE OF THE ROYAL WEST KENT REGT AT THE TOP RIGHT OF THE PLAQUE
Inscription
TOP: TO THE GLORY OF GOD/ AND/ IN EVER LOVING MEMORY/ OF LEFT SIDE: REGINALD HUGH LAWSON M.C./ LIEUTENANT VII BATTALION THE/ RIFLE BRIGADE WHO FELL IN ACTION/ AT MAMETZ WOOD FRANCE XXIV/ AUGUST MCMXVI AGED XXIII RIGHT SIDE: CECIL DAVID NORTON LAWSON/ SECOND LIEUTENANT VIII BATTALION/ ROYAL WEST KENT REGIMENT/ WHO/ FELL IN ACTION AT LOOS FRANCE/ XXVI SEPT. MCMXV AGED XIX/ "IN THEIR DEATH THEY WERE NOT DIVIDED."/ REQUIESCANT IN PACE/ SURSUM CORDA
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Lawson, Cecil David Norton
Lawson, Reginald Hugh
See details for all 2 names
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 2
    Served and returned: Undefined
    Died: 2
    Exact count: no
    Information shown: rank,year died,regiment,place of death,forename,manner of death,age of death,relationships,decorations
    Order of information: Undefined
Components
  • Plaque
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Brass
Listing information
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A
Responsibility
CHURCH
Reference
  • BROMLEY WAR MEMORIALS VOLUME FOUR by RASON, PAUL 44 Source: Image Library NIWM Published:LONDON BROUGH OF BROMLEY NOV 1999 BROMLEY

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