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Memorial details

Memorial type
Board / Plaque / Tablet
District
North Bedfordshire
Town
Willington
County
Bedfordshire
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918), Second World War (1939-1945)
Ceremony
  • Unveiled
    Date: 23rd March 1920
    Attended by: UNKNOWN
  • Dedicated
    Date: 23rd March 1920
    Attended by: UNKNOWN
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Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
1840
Current location

St Lawrence Church
Church End
Willington
North Bedfordshire
Bedfordshire
MK44 3PX
England

OS Grid Ref: TL 10664 49871
Denomination: Church of England

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Description
Tablet in the form of a scroll.
Inscription
TO / THE GLORY OF GOD / AND IN MEMORY OF THE FOLLOWING WILLINGTON MEN / WHO FELL IN THE GREAT WAR 1914-1918 / (NAMES) / ALSO IN THE SECOND WORLD WAR 1939-1945 / (NAMES) / THIS TABLET WAS ERECTED BY THE PARISHIONERS
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Ashwell, W
Bartram, E
Clark, G F
Cross, V
Dawkes, J
Franklin, E
Golder, A
Golder, W
Gudgin, D
Hayden, H
See details for all 16 names
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 16
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 16
    Exact count: no
    Information shown: Surname,rank,regiment
    Order of information: Rank
  • Second World War (1939-1945)
    Total names on memorial: 5
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 5
    Exact count: no
    Information shown: Surname,rank,regiment
    Order of information: Rank
Components
  • Tablet
    Measurements: height 620MM, width 780MM
    Materials: Marble
Listing information
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A
Sponsorship
Public

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