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Memorial details

Memorial type
Board / Plaque / Tablet
District
Tewkesbury
Town
Didbrook
County
Gloucestershire
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918), VC or GC Recipients
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
20812
Previous locations
  • ST GEORGES CHURCH
    Didbrook
    Tewkesbury
    Gloucestershire
    England

    OS Grid Ref: SP 055 314
    Denomination: Church of England
Description
NOWY HEADED BROAD STONE TABLET OVAL PANEL CONTAINING WEEPING ANGEL IN RELIEF ABOVE TEXT
Inscription
HE THAT LOSETH HIS LIFE FOR MY SAKE SHALL SAVE IT MAT.X 39/ TO THE GLORY OF GOD AND IN LOVING MEMORY OF/ (NAMES)/ WHO FELL IN THE GREAT WAR/ 1914 - 1918
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Alcock, Alfred
Buttell, William
Clements, Arthur
Doughty, Harry
Gissing, Arthur
Holmes, Will Edgar
Hutchinson, John
Innes, Edward
Jones, Edgar
Lanchbury, Wilfred
See details for all 17 names
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 17
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 17
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: surname,rank
    Order of information: rank,surname
  • VC or GC Recipients
    Total names on memorial: 17
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 17
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: surname,rank
    Order of information: rank,surname
Components
  • Tablet
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Stone - Cotswold
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A
Sponsorship
Public

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