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Memorial details

Memorial type
Board / Plaque / Tablet
District
Horsham
Town
Henfield
County
West Sussex
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918)
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
16755
Current location

ON THE RIGHT HAND SIDE OF THE DOOR
St Peter's Church
Church Lane
Henfield
Horsham
West Sussex
BN5 9NY
England

OS Grid Ref: TQ 21208 16171
Denomination: Church of England

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Description
FINELY CARVED WHITE MARBLE TABLET. TOP PART OF THE INSCRIPTION IS CARVED INTO THE DECORATION AT THE TOP OF THE TABLET AND MAIN INSCRIPTION IS CARVED INTO THE FACE OF THE PANEL
Inscription
ALL MEN MUST DIE BUT IT IS ONLY GIVEN TO THE FEW TO DIE FOR THEIR COUNTRY / TO THE GLORY OF GOD AND IN HONOURED MEMORY OF THE MEN OF THIS PARISH WHO / FAITHFULLY SERVED THEIR KING AND COUNTRY IN THE GREAT WAR AND DIED IN THE / DEFENCE OF LIBERTY AND HONOUR / 1914 - 1918 / (NAMES) / DULCE ET DECORUM EST PRO PATRIA MORI
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Alliss, John S
Baker, James
Banfield, George
Banfield, William
Beeson, Harry
Booker, John W
Bowler, F Hubert
Bowley, Douglas
Bowley, Oliver
Browning, Harry J
See details for all 60 names
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 60
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 60
    Exact count: no
    Information shown: surname,forename
    Order of information: surname,forename
Components
  • Tablet
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Marble - White
Listing information
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A
Reference
  • Carter Postcard Collection

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