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Memorial details

Memorial type
Roll of honour or book of remembrance
District
North Bedfordshire
Town
Wilstead
County
Bedfordshire
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918)
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
1705
Current location

North wall of Lady ChapeL
17-20
All Saints Church
Pollards Close
Wilstead
North Bedfordshire
Bedfordshire
MK45 3HA
England

OS Grid Ref: TL 06290 43478
Denomination: Church of England

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Description
Hand-written Roll of Honour in glass fronted oak frame. Inscription in gothic lettering Names marked with "RIP" printed in red
Inscription
Top left: SO NEAR IS GLORY TO OUR DUST / SO NEAR IS GOD TO MAN Top right: "WHEN DUTY WHISPERED 'LORD THOU MUST' / THE YOUTH REPLIED 'I CAN' " PARISH OF/ (Red Cross ) / WILSHAMSTEAD /FOR KING AND COUNTRY / (3 COLUMNS OF NAMES) / BRETHEREN PRAY FOR US
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Badley, Joseph
Barden, Archibald Richard
Bennett, George
Bennett, George
Bennett, Jonathon
Bennett, Reginald Frederick
Berrington, Cecil
Berrington, De Lacy Cherry
Berrington, Frank
Bridges, Alfred
See details for all 80 names
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 92
    Served and returned: 80
    Died: 12
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: forename,additional,decorations
    Order of information: Undefined
Components
  • Frame
    Measurements: height 500MM, width 380MM
    Materials: Wood - Oak
  • First World War memorial
    Measurements: height 500MM, width 380MM
    Materials: Paper
Listing information
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A

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