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Memorial details

Memorial type
Board / Plaque / Tablet
District
North Bedfordshire
Town
Bedford
County
Bedfordshire
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918)
Maker
MESSRS WRIGHTON AND BARKER (Manufacturer)
Ceremony
  • Unveiled
    Date: 13th November 1921
    Attended by: Bishop Hodges
  • Dedicated
    Date: 13th November 1921
    Attended by: Bishop Hodges
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Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
1863
Current location

South wall.
Sacred Heart of Jesus and St Cuthberts Church
Bedford
North Bedfordshire
Bedfordshire
MK40 3RP
England

OS Grid Ref: TL 05201 49831
Denomination: Roman Catholic

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Description
Rectangular marble tablet with a nowy head and wooden framed. There is a latin cross at the top and the names are below inntwo columns in red and black.
Inscription
TO THE GLORY OF GOD / AND IN MEMORY OF THE MEN OF THIS PARISH / WHO FELL IN THE GREAT WAR / 1914-1918 / ERECTED BY THE PARISHIONERS / 1921
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Adams, Joseph
Barcock, Herbert R
Betts, C J
Catlin, John
Chapman, W
Cook, Sidney L
Crowsley, George W
Dixon, Alfred C
Farrer, Albert H
Fulford, Ernest W
See details for all 41 names
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 41
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 41
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: Surname,forename
    Order of information: Undefined
Components
  • Tablet
    Measurements: height 1590MM, width 1060MM
    Materials: Marble - Sicilian
Listing information
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A
Sponsorship
Public

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