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Memorial details

Memorial type
Board / Plaque / Tablet
District
Wealden
Town
Polegate
County
East Sussex
Country
England
Commemoration
Second World War (1939-1945), Second World War - civilians
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
17316
Current location

St John's Church
High Street
Polegate
Wealden
East Sussex
BN26 5ER
England

OS Grid Ref: TQ 58140 04630
Denomination: Church of England

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Description
Rectangular wall mounted white stone tablet with concave shaped corners. Inscription in black lettering.
Inscription
SACRED TO THE MEMORY OF/ THE MEMBERS OF H.M. FORCES/ AND THE CIVILIANS OF POLEGATE/ WHO LOST THEIR LIVES IN THE WAR 1939-45/ (Names)
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Alexander, Harry
Austen, Florence Isabel
Bainbridge, Reginald
Barnard, Arthur
Barnard, Victor
Beck, Norman
Bell, Geoffrey
Bereton, Frederick
Bridge, Margaret Annie
Carpenter, Amelia
See details for all 25 names
Commemorations
  • Second World War (1939-1945)
    Total names on memorial: 25
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 0
    Exact count: no
    Information shown: surname,forename
    Order of information: Undefined
  • Second World War - civilians
    Total names on memorial: 25
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 0
    Exact count: no
    Information shown: Undefined
    Order of information: Undefined
Components
  • Tablet
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Stone
Listing information
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A

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