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Memorial details

Memorial type
Board / Plaque / Tablet
District
North West Leicestershire
Town
Packington
County
Leicestershire
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918)
Maker
W HUTCHINSON (Builder)
Ceremony
  • Unveiled
    Date: 08th October 1919
    Attended by: REV H E WORTHINGTON R D
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
14837

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Current location

On wall of north aisle,
Holy Rood Church
Mill Street
Packington
North West Leicestershire
Leicestershire
LE65 1WL
England

OS Grid Ref: SK 35858 14506
Denomination: Church of England

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Description
Wall mounted, portrait orientated nowy-headed wooden board integrated with a base, pilasters & hooded frame. Laurel wreath in relief at top centre beneath hood. Inscription in gold coloured painted lettering.
Inscription
Board : PACKINGTON / ROLL OF HONOUR / MEN WHO SERVED IN THE ARMY / OR NAVY FROM THIS PARISH / DURING THE WAR 1914-1918 / (58 NAMES in two columns) / Plaque below : GIVEN BY THE INHABITANTS OF PACKINGTON / MADE BY W. HUTCHINSON
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Albutt, Charlie
Albutt, Harold G
Albutt, Leonard
Attwood, William G
Beard, James
Beard, John T
Belcher, Francis J
Berwick, William G
Bird, John
Bott, Frederick
See details for all 58 names
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 58
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 0
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: forename, surname
    Order of information: Undefined
Components
  • Board
    Measurements: depth 50 mm, height 1700 mm, width 965 mm
    Materials: Wood - Oak
Listing information
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A
Sponsorship
Public

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