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Memorial details

Memorial type
Board / Plaque / Tablet
District
Wealden
Town
Folkington
County
East Sussex
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918)
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
17337
Current location

St Peter's Church
Folkington Road
Folkington
Wealden
East Sussex
BN26 5SD
England

OS Grid Ref: TQ 55940 03800
Denomination: Church of England

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Description
OVAL WALL MOUNTED TABLET LISTING ALL WHO SERVED AND FELL. WW2 PLAQUE APPEARS TO BE SMALLER RECTANGULAR TABLET FIXED IMMEDIATELY BELOW
Inscription
Top: ALL YE WHO LIVE IN ENGLISH PASTVRES GREEN REMEMBER THEM AND THINK WHAT MIGHT HAVE BEEN. To/The Glory of GOD/ in proud and grateful/ remembrance of the men of/ this Parish who laid down their/ lives in the Great War 1914 - 1918/ (Names ) and in thankfulness to those who went/ forth to fight for King and Country and/ to whom was granted a safe return/ (Names). Bottom: Presented to the Church and Parish in fulfilment of the wish of MARY EARLE GWYNNE of Folkington Manor that her Memory may be ever linked with this Tribute by her son Roland. [line spacing unknown]
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Bradbury, Charles
Clark, Bertie
Farr, Frederick
Foster, James
Gwynne, Roland Vaughan
Hughes, Lawrence
Knight, Percy J C
Mantle, Walter Charles
Mantle, William Thomas
Newton, Benjamin
See details for all 24 names
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 24
    Served and returned: 19
    Died: 5
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: Undefined
    Order of information: Undefined
Components
  • Plaque
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Alabaster
Listing information
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A

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