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Memorial details

Memorial type
Lamp or lighting
District
Daventry
Town
Everdon
County
Northamptonshire
Country
England
Commemoration
Second World War (1939-1945)
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
14889
Current location

South aisle
wall adjacent to Chancel.
St. Mary's Church
High Street
Everdon
Daventry
Northamptonshire
NN11 3DT
England

OS Grid Ref: SP 59473 57431
Denomination: Undefined

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Description
Electric light fittings with associated dedicatory wall mounted incised marble tablet with dark brown alabaster surround. Lettering infilled with black paint.
Inscription
Associated tablet : 1939 -1945 / THE ELECTRIC LIGHT / WAS GIVEN / BY THE PARISHIONERS / TO / PERPETUATE THE MEMORY / OF THE MEN / WHO FELL IN THE / SECOND WORLD WAR / AND SO LAID DOWN THEIR / LIVES FOR THEIR FRIENDS. / (6 NAMES) / THEY LOVED DUTY MORE / THAN THEY FEARED DEATH.
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Bodily, Percy
Bradley, Raymond
Elsigood, Thomas
King, James
Page, Leonard
Tyson, James
See details for all 6 names
Commemorations
  • Second World War (1939-1945)
    Total names on memorial: 6
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 6
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: Forename, surname
    Order of information: Undefined
Components
  • Tablet
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Marble
  • Frame
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Alabaster
Listing information
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A

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