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Memorial details

Memorial type
Board / Plaque / Tablet
District
West Lindsey
Town
Welton
County
Lincolnshire
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918)
Ceremony
  • Unveiled
    Date: 29th April 1919
    Attended by: FIELD MARSHAL SIR WILLIAM BIRDWOOD
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
20347

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Current location

St Marys Church
Lincoln Rd
Welton
West Lindsey
Lincolnshire
LN2 3LT
England

OS Grid Ref: TF 01145 79763
Denomination: Church of England

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Description
Nowy-headed brass plaque mounted ona wooden backboard. Black inscription with the names of the dead in red. Incised branches at each side.
Inscription
TO THE GLORY OF GOD AND IN / HONOUR OF THE MEN OF THIS PARISH / OF WELTON ST MARYS LINCOLN / WHO JOINED THE BRITISH ARMY FOR / THE GREAT WAR 1914 - 1918 / (Names) / D. DIED P. PRISONER OF WAR W. WOUNDED / HONOUR TO WHOM HONOUR IS DUE / ALFRED HUNT M.A. / VICAR OF WELTON
Inscription legible?
yes
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 73
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 73
    Exact count: no
    Information shown: surname,forename,additional,decorations
    Order of information: surname,forename,decorations,additional
Components
  • Plaque
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Brass
Listing information
  • CHURCH OF ST MARY
  • 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
Costs

Site: £57 15S 0D

Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A

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