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Memorial details

Memorial type
Board / Plaque / Tablet
District
Welwyn Hatfield
Town
North Mymms
County
Hertfordshire
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918)
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
19747

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Current location

ST MARYS CHURCH
St Marys Church Rd
North Mymms
Welwyn Hatfield
Hertfordshire
England

OS Grid Ref: TL 222 045
Denomination: Church of England

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Description
ONE OF A PAIR WITH 'THE TREBLE BELL: CLAUSON' FLORAL DECORATIONS AROUND EDGES AND COAT OF ARMS IN APEX.
Inscription
THE SECOND BELL WAS HUNG IN THIS TOWER ON JULY 11TH 1920 IN MEMORY OF STUART CAMPBELL TAYLOR DSO BRIG. GEN. COMMANDING 93RD BRIGADE, LATE LT.COL. COMMANDING XVTH SERVICE BATTALION W. YORKS REG. AND FORMERLY CAPT. KING'S OWN YORKS. LIGHT INFANTRY. BORN 2ND JUNE 1872. DIED IN THE SERVICE OF HIS COUNTRY IN FRANCE 11TH OCTOBER 1918, AND OF EDGAR WILLIAM COX, DSO BRIG. GEN. (INTELLIGENCE) ON THE HQ STAFF IN FRANCE, COL. ROYAL ENGINEERS. BORN 9TH MAY 1882. DIED IN THE SERVICE OF HIS COUNTRY ON 20TH AUGUST 1918.
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Cox, Edgar William
Taylor, Stuart Campbell
See details for all 2 names
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 2
    Served and returned: Undefined
    Died: 2
    Exact count: no
    Information shown: surname,rank,year died,regiment,forename
    Order of information: Undefined
Components
  • Tablet
    Measurements: height 68MM, width 700MM
    Materials: Marble
Listing information
  • CHURCH OF ST MARY THE VIRGIN
  • Grade II*
  • 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

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