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Memorial details

Memorial type
Board / Plaque / Tablet
District
Daventry
Town
Gayton
County
Northamptonshire
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918), Second World War (1939-1945)
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
14987
Current location

St. Mary's Church
Blisworth Road
Gayton
Daventry
Northamptonshire
NN7 3EY
England

OS Grid Ref: SP 70604 54795
Denomination: Church of England

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Description
Wall mounted nowy-headed tablet with columns either side. Black lettering. Wreath in relief at top centre. Cross of St. George in red & white within wreath.
Inscription
IN MEMORY OF GAYTON MEN/ WHO FELL IN THE GREAT WAR/ 1914-1919/ (NAMES)/ THEY GAVE THEMSELVES FOR US/ 1939-1945/ (NAME)
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Chester, J
Cockerill, G
Cowley, P
Digby, A
East, E
George, H
George, T
King, C
King, E
Kingston, A
See details for all 15 names
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 15
    Served and returned: Undefined
    Died: 15
    Exact count: no
    Information shown: surname,rank
    Order of information: surname
  • Second World War (1939-1945)
    Total names on memorial: 1
    Served and returned: Undefined
    Died: 1
    Exact count: no
    Information shown: rank
    Order of information: Undefined
Components
  • Tablet
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Stone - Hopton Wood
Listing information
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A

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