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Memorial details

Memorial type
Board / Plaque / Tablet
District
Wealden
Town
Wadhurst
County
East Sussex
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918)
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
17233
Current location

St Peter and St Paul Church
Lower High Street - off B2099
Wadhurst
Wealden
East Sussex
TN5 6AR
England

OS Grid Ref: TQ 64080 31870
Denomination: Church of England

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Description
WALL-MOUNTED BRASS PLAQUE.
Inscription
IN AFFECTIONATE MEMORY OF/ PERCIVAL BECKWITH WACE/ CAPTAIN ROYAL BERKSHIRE REGT./ AND/ HERBERT GORDON WACE/ 2ND LIEUT ROYAL MUNSTER FUSILIERS/ WHO FELL IN ACTION/ AND OF/ ELLEN WACE & MURIEL DE WINTON WACE/ WHO DIED ON DUTY/ 1914-1919/ GRANDCHILDREN OF THE REV. R.H. WACE.
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Wace, Herbert Gordon
Wace, Percival Beckwith
See details for all 2 names
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 4
    Served and returned: Undefined
    Died: 4
    Exact count: no
    Information shown: rank,regiment,forename,relationships
    Order of information: Undefined
Components
  • Plaque
    Measurements: height 400MM, width 420MM
    Materials: Brass
Listing information
  • THE PARISH CHURCH OF ST PETER AND ST PAUL
  • Grade I
  • This memorial is protected, and listed on the National Heritage List for England maintained by Historic England. View list entry
  • More about listing and the protection of historic places can be found on the Historic England website
  • Historic England
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A

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