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Memorial details

Memorial type
Board / Plaque / Tablet
District
East Staffordshire
Town
Marchington
County
Staffordshire
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918)
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
13407
Current location

St Peters Church
Church Lane
Marchington
East Staffordshire
Staffordshire
ST14 8LJ
England

OS Grid Ref: SK 13779 30731
Denomination: Church of England

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Description
Brass plaque.
Inscription
TO THE GLORY OF GOD AND IN SACRED MEMORY OF/ HUBERT I.W. HAMILTON, MAJOR GENERAL, C.V.O., C.B., D.S.O./ WHO FELL IN THE SERVICE OF HIS COUNTRY OCT. 14TH 1914 AT LA COUTURE/ "I HAVE FOUGHT A GOOD FIGHT. I HAVE FINISHED MY COURSE. I HAVE KEPT THE FAITH"/ ERECTED BY HIS FRIENDS
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Hamilton, Hubert I W
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Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 1
    Served and returned: Undefined
    Died: 1
    Exact count: no
    Information shown: rank,year died,place of death,forename,decorations
    Order of information: Undefined
Components
  • Memorial
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Undefined
Listing information
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A

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