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Memorial details

Memorial type
Church Fabric / Fitting: Pulpit or pulpit part
District
North Bedfordshire
Town
Bedford
County
Bedfordshire
Country
England
Commemoration
Second World War (1939-1945)
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
1696
Current location

St Peter de Merton Church
De Parys Avenue
Bedford
North Bedfordshire
Bedfordshire
MK40 2TR
England

OS Grid Ref: TL 05060 50114
Denomination: Church of England

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Description
Five sided Oak Pulpit with Brass plaque inside. Dedicatory stone tablet on wall.
Inscription
Brass Plate - inside pulpit on left hand side: IN MEMORY OF THOSE / WHO DIED FOR US / 1939 - 1945 Stone Tablet: (NAMES)
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Bradley, Peter W.
Campbell-ford, E.
Coltman, Noel B.
Darlow, J. Michael
Glidewell, A. Donald
Gooch, Michael J. C.
Groom, Cecil V. B.
Mawson, Michael G. H.
Oakley, Edward T.
Page, Peter G.
See details for all 19 names
Commemorations
  • Second World War (1939-1945)
    Total names on memorial: 25
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 25
    Exact count: no
    Information shown: surname,forename
    Order of information: surname,forename
Components
  • Plaque
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Brass
  • Tablet
    Measurements: height 510MM, width 920MM
    Materials: Stone
  • Pulpit
    Measurements: height 1820MM
    Materials: Wood - Oak
Listing information
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A

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