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Memorial details

Memorial type
Trophy / Relic
District
East Northamptonshire
Town
Yarwell, Peterborough
County
Northamptonshire
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918)
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
14880
Current location

On the south wall of the nave
near parish memorial and Roll of Honour.
St. Mary Magdalene Church
Main Street
Yarwell
Peterborough
East Northamptonshire
Northamptonshire
PE8 6QB
England

OS Grid Ref: TL 07086 97765
Denomination: Church of England

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Description
Memorial to Private John William Andrews, incorporating his 1914-1915 Star Medal.
Inscription
16538/ PTE W. ANDREWS/ NORTH N.R./ THIS MEDAL WAS AWARDED FOR SERVICE/ IN THE 1914-1918 BATTLES OF/ FESTUBERT, HOOGE AND LOOS/ TO/ PRIVATE W. ANDREWS./ HE NEVER RETURNED HOME AFTER/ THE WAR./ IT WAS FOUND IN A/ FIELD BELONGING TO MR L. LOCK/ WHO DONATED IT TO THIS CHURCH.
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Andrews, John William
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Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 1
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 1
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: Regimental number, rank, initial, surname.
    Order of information: Undefined
Components
  • Plaque
    Measurements: depth 30mm, height 300mm, width 250mm
    Materials: Wood - Mahogany
  • Plaques / Panels with names
    Measurements: depth 2mm, height 100mm, width 180mm
    Materials: Brass
Listing information
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A
Responsibility
Yarwell Church

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