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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)
Maker
MR A L MOORE
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
13408
Current location

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

OS Grid Ref: SK 13727 30720
Denomination: Church of England

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Description
Brass plaque with leaf border on wooden panelling on wall of church.
Inscription
TO THE GLORY OF GOD AND IN LOVING MEMORY OF/ HERBERT FRANCIS HOLLINS/ MAJOR 157 HEAVY BATTERY R.G.A./ WHO DIED IN MESOPOTAMIA AUGUST 19TH 1917/ AGED 37 YEARS/ HIS LIFE FOR HIS COUNTRY, HIS SOUL TO GOD.
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Hollins, Herbert Francis
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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,regiment,place of death,forename,age of death
    Order of information: Undefined
Components
  • Plaque
    Measurements: depth 2MM, height 366MM, width 848MM
    Materials: Brass
Listing information
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A

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