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Memorial details

Memorial type
Board / Plaque / Tablet
District
Kings Lynn And West Norfolk
Town
Harpley
County
Norfolk
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918)
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
19802

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Current location

St Lawrence's Church
Church Lane
Harpley
Kings Lynn And West Norfolk
Norfolk
PE31 6TL
England

OS Grid Ref: TF 78867 26052
Denomination: Church of England

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Description
Shield shaped marble tablet.
Inscription
IN/ LOVING MEMORY OF/ WILLIAM HERBERT FAKE/ WHO DIED OF WOUNDS/ RECEIVED IN ACTION IN FRANCE/ ON JUNE 8TH 1918/ AGED 19 YEARS/ CHRIST WILL DRAW THE BROKEN CHAIN/ CLOSER TILL WE MEET AGAIN
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Fake, William Herbert
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Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 1
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 1
    Exact count: no
    Information shown: Surname, forename, date of death, place of death, manner of death, age at death.
    Order of information: Undefined
Components
  • Tablet
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Marble - White
Listing information
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A
Sponsorship
Private

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