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Memorial details

Memorial type
Board / Plaque / Tablet
District
North Norfolk
Town
Hickling
County
Norfolk
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918)
Maker
MR PERFITT (Architect)
MR PERFITT (Sculptor)
MR PERFITT (Builder)
Ceremony
  • Unveiled
    Date: 05th October 1921
    Attended by: DEAN OF NORWICH
  • Dedicated
    Date: 05th October 1921
    Attended by: DEAN OF NORWICH
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Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
20061
Current location

ST MARYS CHURCH
Hickling
North Norfolk
Norfolk
England

OS Grid Ref: TG 410 230
Denomination: Church of England

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Description
SICILIAN MARBLE TABLET MOUNTED ONTO A STONE BASE. TABLET FLANKED BY COLUMNS. INSCRIPTION IN BLACK LETTERING
Inscription
IHS / THE GREAT WAR 1914 1919 / TO THE PRAISE OF GOD / AND IN MEMORY OF OUR GLORIOUS DEAD THE MEN / WHO FELL ON LAND AND SEA. / (NAMES) / "THEY WERE A WALL UNTO US BOTH BY NIGHT AND BY / DAY." I SAM 25. 16
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Beales, Clarence O
Beckett, Harold O
Bell, Flowerday
Chapman, Hezekiah W
Chase, George R
Dack, George S
Defew, Frederick
Durrant, Charles
Durrant, Roland C
Dyball, Frederick
See details for all 26 names
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 26
    Served and returned: Undefined
    Died: 26
    Exact count: no
    Information shown: rank,regiment,forename
    Order of information: forename,rank,regiment
Components
  • Tablet
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Marble - White
  • Base
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Stone
Listing information
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A
Responsibility
ST MARYS CHURCH

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