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Memorial details

Memorial type
Board / Plaque / Tablet
District
South Norfolk
Town
Morley
County
Norfolk
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918)
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
20130
Current location

St Peters Church
St Peters Hill
Morley
South Norfolk
Norfolk
NR18 9TS
England

OS Grid Ref: TM 06346 98652
Denomination: Church of England

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Description
Brass wall-mounted plaque bearing the icised Badge of the South Staffordshire Regiment at top left. On wooden backboard.
Inscription
TO THE GLORY OF GOD / AND IN MEMORY OF / STANHOPE WILLIAM HOWARD SHOLTO DOUGLAS-WILLAN/ CAPTAIN 2ND BATTALION / SOUTH STAFFORDSHIRE REGIMENT/ WHO FELL IN ACTION IN FRANCE / SERVING HIS COUNTRY FEBRUARY 17TH 1917/ MENTIONED IN DESPATCHES APRIL 7TH / R.I.P.
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Douglas-willian, Stanhope William Howard Sholto
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Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 1
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 1
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: rank,year died,regiment,place of death,forename,decorations
    Order of information: Undefined
Components
  • Plaque
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Brass
Listing information
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A
Sponsorship
Private

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