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Memorial details

Memorial type
Board / Plaque / Tablet
District
Wealden
Town
High Hurstwood
County
East Sussex
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918)
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
17329
Current location

On south 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

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Description
A cream coloured marble tablet with a white marble surround. A dark figure of an angel with raised arms has been fixed at the centre top. The black letters are raised. Similar to WMR 48649
Inscription
IN MEMORY OF / ARCHIBALD THOMAS WYNNE CONSTABLE / MAJOR IN THE ESSEX REGIMENT / (THE POMPADOURS) / ONLY SON OF THOMAS CONSTABLE / VICAR OF THIS PARISH / AND OF AMY MARY ANNE CONSTABLE HIS WIFE / HE WHILST FIGHTING FOR HIS COUNTRY / WAS WOUNDED IN THE TRENCHES BEFORE LOOS / ON OCTOBER 12TH 1915 / AND DIED ON THE 16TH OF THE SAME MONTH / AT THE AGE OF THIRTY TWO / HE WAS BURIED IN THE MILITARY CEMETERY / AT CHOCQUES PAS CE CALAIS. / IN AMOREM SEMPITERNUM. // ‘Translated as… In eternal love'
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Constable, Archibald T
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Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 1
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 1
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: forename, surname, rank, regiment, relationship, place of wounding, date of wounding, date of death, age at death, place of burial
    Order of information: Undefined
Components
  • Plaque
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Marble
Listing information
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A

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