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Memorial details

Memorial type
Board / Plaque / Tablet
District
Tamworth
Town
Tamworth
County
Staffordshire
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918)
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
13745
Current location

St Editha's Church
Church Street
Tamworth
Tamworth
Staffordshire
B79 7DE
England

OS Grid Ref: SK 2074004077
Denomination: Church of England

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Description
TEN STONE TABLETS FOR WW1 AND FIVE STONE TABLETS FOR WW2
Inscription
WW1 TABLET ONE: TAMWORTH / (NAMES) TABLET TWO, THREE AND FOUR: (NAMES) TABLET FIVE: TO THE GLORY OF GOD / AND TO THE SACREDMEMORY OF / THE MEN OF THIS PARISH / WHO GAVE THEIR LIVES / IN THE GREAT WAR 1914 - 1918 TABLET SIX: (NAMES) / GLASCOTE / (NAMES) TABLET SEVEN: (NAMES) TABLET EIGHT: (NAMES) / AMINGTON / (NAMES) TABLET NINE: (NAMES) / HOPWAS / (NAMES) TABLET TEN: (NAMES) / KETTLEBROOK / (NAMES) WW2 ABOVE TABLETS: 1939 - 1945 TABLET ONE: TAMWORTH / (NAMES) TABELT TWO AND THREE: (NAMES) TABLET FOUR: (NAMES) / GLASCOTE / (NAMES) TABLET FIVE: (NAMES) / HOPWAS / (NAMES) / KETTLEBROOK / (NAMES)
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Abbott, N
Adie, W A
Allbrighton, A
Allen, C
Allen, J
Allen, J H
Allport, H
Archer, E H
Archer, J B
Archer, W H
See details for all 472 names
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 267
    Served and returned: Undefined
    Died: 267
    Exact count: no
    Information shown: surname
    Order of information: Undefined
Components
  • Tablets
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Stone
Listing information
  • CHURCH OF ST EDITHA
  • Grade I
  • 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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