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Memorial details

Memorial type
Board / Plaque / Tablet
District
Basingstoke
Town
Whitchurch
County
Hampshire
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918)
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
21300
Current location

All Hallows Church
Church Street
Whitchurch
Basingstoke
Hampshire
RG28 7AS
England

OS Grid Ref: SU 45986 47749
Denomination: Church of England

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Description
Tablet of grey stone British Legion flag above and Book of Remembrance below
Inscription
/IN/THANKFULNESS/TO GOD FOR RETURN/OF PEACE AND IN/GRATEFUL MEMORY OF/THE MEN OF WHITCHURCH/WHO DIED FOR THEIR/COUNTRY IN THE/GREAT WAR/1914-1919/(regiments and names)/TWO BELLS WERE ALSO ADDED/TO THE PEAL IN THE TOWER/
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Airey, J E
Backhouse, A H
Bangs, P C
Baverstock, E J
Boon, F
Bowles, W
Bray, F C
Bray, J C
Brown, C
Brown, W
See details for all 64 names
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 64
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 64
    Exact count: no
    Information shown: surname,rank,regiment
    Order of information: regiment,surname
Components
  • Tablet
    Measurements: height 1450MM, width 1270MM
    Materials: Stone
Listing information
  • CHURCH OF ALL HALLOWS
  • 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

This record comprises all information held by IWM’s War Memorials Register for this memorial. Where we hold a names list for the memorial, this information will be displayed on the memorial record. Please check back as we are adding more names to the database.

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