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Memorial details

Memorial type
Board / Plaque / Tablet
District
Medina
Town
Carisbrooke (newport)
County
Isle Of Wight
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918)
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
21738
Current location

St Mary the Virgin Church
High Street
Carisbrooke (newport)
Medina
Isle Of Wight
England

OS Grid Ref: SZ 485 877
Denomination: Church of England

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Description
Plaque (exact description unknown)
Inscription
TO THE GLORY OF GOD/ AND TO THE BELOVED MEMORY OF/ HENRY ALAN VALLINGS/ WHO FELL IN ACTION AT MBUYUNI EAST AFRICA/ ON THE 14TH JULY 1915 AGED 49 YEARS/ DULCE ET DECORUM EST PRO PATRIA MORI/ ALSO OF/ ALAN FREDERICK DUDLEY INFANT SON OF THE ABOVE/ LIEUT COLONEL H A VALLINGS AND GERTRUDE HIS WIFE/ WHO DIED AT DALHOUSIE INDIA ON THE 16TH APRIL 1904/ AGED 7 MONTHS/ "JESUS...TOOK A CHILD AND SET HIM UP"
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Vallings, Henry Alan
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Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 1
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 1
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: surname,year died,place of death,forename,manner of death,age of death,relationships
    Order of information: Undefined
Components
  • Plaque
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Brass
Listing information
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A
Sponsorship
Private

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