Memorial details

Memorial type
Board / Plaque / Tablet
Town
Braybrooke
County
Northamptonshire
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918), Second World War (1939-1945)
Maker
Roger Hollis
Ceremony
  • Unveiled
    Date: 1989
    Attended by: UNKNOWN
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
14847

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Current location

All Saints' Church
Newlands Street
Braybrooke
Northamptonshire
LE16 8LW
England

OS Grid Ref: SP 76475 84596
Denomination: Church of England

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Description
Wall mounted, portrait orientated wooden board with inscription and two WW2 names in cream coloured lettering, decorated at bottom with a poppy, tassel and leaf design. There are no WWI names as this was a Thankful Village.
Inscription
In remembrance of those men / of / BRAYBROOKE / who fought in the two world wars / and especially / the following who gave their lives / in the / 1939 - 1945 WAR / (2 NAMES)/ R.I.P.
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Gilbert, James Walter
Loake, Horace
See details for all 2 names
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 0
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 0
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: Undefined
    Order of information: Undefined
  • Second World War (1939-1945)
    Total names on memorial: 2
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 2
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: forename, surname
    Order of information: surname
Components
  • Board
    Measurements: height 28", width 18"
    Materials: Wood
Listing information
Condition
Costs

Site: £97.75
Comments: Partly paid for by money raised at the Remembrance Service, 1989.

Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A

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