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Memorial details

Memorial type
Church Fabric / Fitting: Reredos or screen
District
East Staffordshire
Town
Uttoxeter
County
Staffordshire
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918), Second World War (1939-1945), Gulf War (1990-1991)
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
13423
Current location

ST MARY THE VIRGIN CHURCH
Uttoxeter
East Staffordshire
Staffordshire
England

OS Grid Ref: SK 090 330
Denomination: Church of England

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Description
WALL- MOUNTED ALABASTER PLAQUE BEHIND ALTAR (REREDOS). FIVE PANELS. CENTRAL PANEL BEARS RELIEF OF CRUCIFIXION SURMOUNTED BY ANGEL FIGURES IN RELIEF. EACH OF FIVE PANELS IS SURMOUNTED BY ORNATE FINIALS. FOUR BRASS FLOWERHOLDERS SPACED ALONG BASE.
Inscription
GREATER LOVE/ HATH/ NO MAN THAN THIS/ THAT A MAN/ LAY DOWN HIS LIFE FOR HIS FRIENDS
Inscription legible?
yes
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 86
    Served and returned: Undefined
    Died: 86
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: Undefined
    Order of information: Undefined
  • Second World War (1939-1945)
    Total names on memorial: 87
    Served and returned: Undefined
    Died: 87
    Exact count: no
    Information shown: Undefined
    Order of information: Undefined
  • Gulf War (1990-1991)
    Total names on memorial: 1
    Served and returned: Undefined
    Died: 1
    Exact count: no
    Information shown: Undefined
    Order of information: Undefined
Components
  • Memorial
    Measurements: depth C160MM, height C1600MM, width 2420MM
    Materials: Alabaster
Listing information
  • PARISH CHURCH OF ST MARY
  • Grade II*
  • This memorial is protected, and listed on the National Heritage List for England maintained by Historic England. View list entry
  • More about listing and the protection of historic places can be found on the Historic England website
  • Historic England
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A

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