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Memorial details

Memorial type
Board / Plaque / Tablet
District
Dacorum
Town
Great Gaddesden
County
Hertfordshire
Country
England
Commemoration
20th Century Wars (1900-1999)
Maker
MESSRS G HALL AND SONS LTD
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
14610
Current location

ON THE SOUTH WALL OF THE SOUTH AISLE
ST JOHN THE BAPTIST CHURCH
Great Gaddesden
Dacorum
Hertfordshire
England

OS Grid Ref: TL 020 110
Denomination: Undefined

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Description
RECTANGULAR INSCRIBED WALL TABLET, FRAMED BY FOUR INCISED LINES. INSCRIPTION IS PAINTED BLUE
Inscription
IN MEMORY OF / BRIGADIER FREDERICK CROMBIE DE BUTTS C.B., D.S.O., M.C. / LATE INDIAN ARMY / DIED AT THE OLD VICARAGE, GREAT GADDESDEN. / 6 JANUARY 1977, AGED 88. / AND HIS WIFE / SYBIL KATHERINE / DIED 6 JANUARY 1980, AGED 90. / A DEVOTED AND RESPECTED COUPLE
Inscription legible?
yes
Commemorations
  • 20th Century Wars (1900-1999)
    Total names on memorial: 0
    Served and returned: Undefined
    Died: Undefined
    Exact count: no
    Information shown: Undefined
    Order of information: Undefined
Components
  • Tablet
    Measurements: height 455MM, width 605MM
    Materials: Stone - Nabresina
Listing information
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A

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