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Memorial details

Memorial type
Board / Plaque / Tablet
District
East Staffordshire
Town
Hanbury
County
Staffordshire
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918)
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
13385
Current location

St Werburghs Church
Church Lane
Hanbury
East Staffordshire
Staffordshire
DE13 8TF
England

OS Grid Ref: SK 17079 27922
Denomination: Church of England

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Description
Ornate wall-mounted marble tablet. Instepped narrower at top than at base. Painted blue and gold border. Relief of Crucifixion at top. Halos of figures in gilt. Two sheilds at each top corner, one bearing cross of St George, the other a diagonal red cross.
Inscription
ERECTED BY PARISHIONERS AND FRIENDS IN/ PROUD AND THANKFUL MEMORY OF THOSE WHO/ DIED FOR THEIR COUNTRY IN THE GREAT WAR/ 1914-1919/ (Names)/ "THE SOULS OF THE RIGHTOUS ARE IN THE HAND/ OF GOD" "THEY ARE IN PEACE" WISDOM III. I & III/ (Names)
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Bennett, Septimus G
Bennett, William
Brough, Edward
Broughton, Edwin
Buckley, Edmund Hall
Carter, Harry
Causer, George
Evans, Samuel Charles
Harris, Thomas
Harris, William
See details for all 29 names
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 29
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 29
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: surname,forename
    Order of information: Undefined
Components
  • Plaque
    Measurements: depth 130MM, height 1400MM, width 1020MM
    Materials: Marble
Listing information
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A

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