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Memorial details

Memorial type
Board / Plaque / Tablet
District
Mid Bedfordshire
Town
Maulden
County
Bedfordshire
Country
England
Commemoration
Second World War (1939-1945), First World War (1914-1918)
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
1889
Current location

West wall.
St Mary's Church
Church Walk
Maulden
Mid Bedfordshire
Bedfordshire
MK45 2AU
England

OS Grid Ref: TL 05841 38045
Denomination: Church of England

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Description
Rectangular plastic plaque set on a marble backboard with the lettering in white.
Inscription
IN MEMORY OF THE MEN OF THIS PARISH WHO / DIED IN THE GREAT WAR 1914 - 1918 / ALSO / THOSE WHO DIED IN THE SECOND WORLD WAR / (NAMES) / 1939 1945 / (NAMES)
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Ansell, W
Bickerwick, M
Bird, S.c.
Bird, S.c.
Bird, S.c.
Brightman, A.s.
Browne, A
Bryant, A
Bunker, W
Burgoine, W
See details for all 38 names
Commemorations
  • Second World War (1939-1945)
    Total names on memorial: 8
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 8
    Exact count: no
    Information shown: Surname
    Order of information: Surname
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 28
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 28
    Exact count: no
    Information shown: Surname
    Order of information: Surname
Components
  • Tablet
    Measurements: height 480MM, width 740MM
    Materials: Marble - Red
  • Frame
    Measurements: height 680MM, width 940MM
    Materials: Marble
Listing information
Condition
History
C 1980: THE PLASTIC CENTRE WAS MADE BY DOUGLAS HARRIS, A CHURCHWARDEN AND EX-ROYAL NAVY. HE MADE IT TO REPLACE A WOODEN PANEL THAT HAD FADED AND WARPED. THIS IN TURN HAD REPLACED A METAL PLAQUE
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A
Responsibility
PCC

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