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Memorial details

Memorial type
Cross
District
Cotswold
Town
Lower Swell
County
Gloucestershire
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918)
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
21082
Current location

St Mary's Church
St Mary's Close
Lower Swell
Cotswold
Gloucestershire
GL54 1LJ
England

OS Grid Ref: SP 1738525674
Denomination: Church of England

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Description
TWO-STEPPED BASE SURMOUNTED BY PLINTH, SHAFT AND WHEEL CROSS. INSCRIPTION ON ONE SIDE OF THE CROSS IN INSET LEAD LETTERING
Inscription
6 O'CLOCK FACE: SACRED / TO THE MEMORY OF / CHARLES FREDERICK / SARTORIS / LIEUTENANT LEICESTERSHIRE REGT. / ATTACHED 2ND BATTN. / ROYAL FUSILIERS / ELDEST SON OF LEONARD / AND GERTRUDE SARTORIS / KILLED IN ACTION / AT THE DARDANELLES / JUNE 24TH 1915, AGED 22 / "GREATER LOVE HATH NO MAN THAN THIS, / THAT A MAN LAY DOWN HIS LIFE / FOR HIS FRIENDS" S JOHN XV. 13. / HIS BODY RESTS AT GEOGEHANS BLUFF / GULLY RAVINE, DARDANELLES / R.I.P.
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Sartoris, Charles Frederick
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Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 1
    Served and returned: Undefined
    Died: 1
    Exact count: no
    Information shown: rank,year died,regiment,place of death,forename,place of burial,manner of death,age of death,relationships,additional
    Order of information: Undefined
Components
  • Lettering
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Lead
  • Cross
    Measurements: depth 600MM, height C 2200MM, width 700MM
    Materials: Stone
Listing information
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A

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