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Memorial details

Memorial type
Board / Plaque / Tablet
District
South Northamptonshire
Town
Wappenham, Towcester
County
Northamptonshire
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918)
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
15096
Current location

St. Mary the Virgin Church
Rectory Way
Wappenham
Towcester
South Northamptonshire
Northamptonshire
NN12 8SQ
England

OS Grid Ref: SP 62501 45668
Denomination: Church of England

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Description
Wall mounted brass memorial plaque mounted on wooden backboard. Black lettering, depiction of cross within crown at top centre of plaque. Decorative border. Laurel garlands in relief, either side of names.
Inscription
TO THE GLORIOUS MEMORY/ OF THE MEN OF WAPPENHAM/ WHO LAID DOWN THEIR LIVES/ IN THE WAR/ 1914 PRO PATRIA 1918/ (10 NAMES)/ THEIR NAME LIVETH FOR EVERMORE
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Chapman, William
Dunkley, Richard H
Hamp, Walter J
Lawrence, William
Lester, Frederick
Needle, Cyril
Saunders, Harry
Seckington, Fred
Sharpe, H W
Whitehead, William W
See details for all 10 names
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 10
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 10
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: rank,regiment,forename
    Order of information: Undefined
Components
  • Plaque
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Brass
Listing information
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A

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