previous
next
  • Use this image under non-commercial licence

    This image was created and shared by: Susan Featherstone

    The image is free to reuse for non-commercial purposes under the IWM Non Commercial Licence. By downloading any images or embedding any media, you agree to the terms and conditions of the IWM Non Commercial Licence, including your use of the attribution statement specified by IWM. For this item, that is: © Susan Featherstone (WMR-17268)

    Embed
    HTML: BBCode:

Memorial details

Memorial type
Board / Plaque / Tablet
District
Wealden
Town
High Hurstwood
County
East Sussex
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918), Second World War (1939-1945)
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
17268
Current location

On north wall of the nave
Holy Trinity Church
Chillies Lane
High Hurstwood
Wealden
East Sussex
TN22 4AB
England

OS Grid Ref: TQ 49480 26490
Denomination: Church of England

View location on Google Maps
Description
A nowy headed brass plaque on a marble backplate surrounded by a shaped black marble border. The brass plaque has an etched double border with a red etched cross in a green etched wreath in the nowy head. The letters have white infill with the names arranged in two columns. A brass strip separates the WW1 from the WW2 names.
Inscription
"These are they which came / out of great tribulation" / REV. VII. 14. // TO THE GLORY OF GOD, AND / IN EVER LIVING MEMORY OF / THOSE MEN FROM THE PARISH / OF HIGH HURSTWOOD WHO GAVE / THEIR LIVES FOR THEIR COUNTRY / IN THE GREAT WAR, 1914 - 1919. // (names) // 1939 - 1945 // (names) //
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Brown, Charlie E. E.
Brown, John H.
Brown, Thomas H.
Constable, Archibald T. W.
Curd, Charles T.
Curtis, John F.
Hill, Richard F.
Hoath, John S.
Holmwood, Frederick A. J.
Horscroft, James W.
See details for all 27 names
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 18
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 18
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: forename, surname, rank, service, decoration
    Order of information: surname, forename
  • Second World War (1939-1945)
    Total names on memorial: 9
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 9
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: forename, surname, rank, service, decoration
    Order of information: surname, forename
Components
  • Memorial
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Brass, Marble
Listing information
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A

This record comprises all information held by IWM’s War Memorials Register for this memorial. Where we hold a names list for the memorial, this information will be displayed on the memorial record. Please check back as we are adding more names to the database.

This information is made available under a Creative Commons BY-NC licence.

This means you may reuse it for non-commercial purposes only and must attribute it to us using the following statement:

© WMR-17268

For queries, please contact [email protected]