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Memorial details

Memorial type
Board / Plaque / Tablet
District
Havant
Town
Bedhampton
County
Hampshire
Country
England
Commemoration
Non-Combat Deaths
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
21273
Current location

AT THE WEST END OF THE NORTH WALL IN THE NAVE
ST THOMAS WITH ST NICHOLAS CHURCH
Bedhampton
Havant
Hampshire
England

OS Grid Ref: SU 700 060
Denomination: Undefined

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Description
RECTAGULAR STONE TABLET WITH SIMPLE MOULDED FRAME AND RECESSED GROUND. INCISED INSCRIPTION IN BROWN LETTERING
Inscription
PRAISING GOD FOR THE CHRISTIAN LIFE AND / DEAR MEMORY OF LIONEL GRIMSTON FAWKES / COLONEL ROYAL ARTILLERY AND A CHURCHWARDEN / FOR MANY YEARS OF THIS CHURCH WHO DIED / IN MAYNE ISLAND BRITISH COLUMBIA ON / AUGUST 24TH 1931 AGED 82. THIS TABLET / IS ERECTED BY RELATIVES AND FRIENDS / "A GOOD SOLDIER OF JESUS CHRIST"
Inscription legible?
yes
Commemorations
  • Non-Combat Deaths
    Total names on memorial: 1
    Served and returned: Undefined
    Died: 1
    Exact count: no
    Information shown: rank,year died,regiment,place of death,forename,age of death,relationships,additional
    Order of information: Undefined
Components
  • Tablet
    Measurements: depth 25MM, height 545MM, width 990MM
    Materials: Stone
Listing information
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A
Sponsorship
Private

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