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Memorial details

Memorial type
Board / Plaque / Tablet
District
Cotswold
Town
Yanworth
County
Gloucestershire
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918)
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
21062
Current location

ON THE EAST WALL OF THE SOUTH PORCH
ST MICHAEL AND ALL ANGELS CHURCH
Yanworth
Cotswold
Gloucestershire
England

OS Grid Ref: SP 079 139
Denomination: Church of England

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Description
BRASS PLAQUE MOUNTED ONTO A WOODEN BACKBOARD. INCISED FOLIATE BORDER AROUND THE EDGE OF THE PLAQUE AND INCISED INSCRIPTION. CROSS AT TOP OF PLAQUE WHERE FOLIATE BORDER FORMS A NOWY HEADED ARCH.
Inscription
TO THE MEMORY OF THE MEN OF / YANWORTH WHO GAVE THEIR LIVES / AND OF THOSE WHO SERVED THEIR / KING AND COUNTRY IN THE GREAT WAR / 1914 - 1919 / (NAMES)
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Berry, Sidney G
Bowley, A
Brhnsden, J
Canham, A
Coates, Denis
Coates, George
Hicks, Christopher
Hicks, James
Knight, C E
Legg, Albert
See details for all 27 names
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 17
    Served and returned: 15
    Died: 2
    Exact count: no
    Information shown: rank,regiment,forename
    Order of information: rank,regiment
Components
  • Plaque
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Brass
  • Backboard
    Measurements: height 930MM, width 700MM
    Materials: Wood
Listing information
  • CHURCH OF ST MICHAEL
  • 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
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A

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