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Memorial details

Memorial type
Board / Plaque / Tablet
District
Wandsworth
Town
Battersea
County
Greater London
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918)
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
18125
Current location

ST MARYS CHURCH
Church Rd
Battersea
Wandsworth
Greater London
SW11 3NA
England

OS Grid Ref: TQ 26817 76872
Denomination: Undefined

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Description
WALL-MOUNTED TABLET. NAMES CARVED IN FIVE COLUMNS. GRECIAN PEDIMENT FEATURING GILDED CROWN AND CROSS AT CENTRE FLANKED BY CARVED FOLIATE RELIEF. MOUNTED ON CONTRAST MARBLE BACKING.
Inscription
"BE THOU FAITHFUL UNTO DEATH AND/ I WILL GIVE THEE A CROWN OF LIFE"/ THIS MEMORIAL IS DEDICATED TO THE MEMORY OF/ THE MEN OF THIS PARISH WHO GAVE THEIR LIVES/ FOR KING AND COUNTRY IN THE GREAT WAR 1914-1918/ (NAMES)
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Agnew, W
Allison, G
Arnott, H
Bacchus, E G
Baker, A R
Barnes, J F W
Batty, J W
Beechy, W
Bevis, L
Bevis, L C
See details for all 175 names
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 175
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 175
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: surname
    Order of information: surname
Components
  • Tablet
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Marble
  • Backboard
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Marble
Listing information
  • CHURCH OF ST MARY AND CHURCHYARD WALL AND GATES
  • 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
Responsibility
ST MARYS CHURCH

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