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Memorial details

Memorial type
Board / Plaque / Tablet
District
Maldon
Town
Dengie
County
Essex
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918), Second World War (1939-1945)
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
22109
Current location

St James' Church
Manor Road
Dengie
Maldon
Essex
CM0 7US
England

OS Grid Ref: TL 98930 01614
Denomination: Church of England

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Description
RECTANGULAR Brass PLAQUE MOUNTED WITHIN A WOODEN FRAME, with a separate WW2 plaque directly below. The WHOLE IS SET INTO THE PERIMETER BRICK WALL. INCISED WREATHS IN THE UPPER CORNERS OF THE WW1 PLAQUE
Inscription
IN HONOURED MEMORY/ OF THE/ FOLLOWING MEN OF DENGIE,/ WHO GAVE THEIR LIVES FOR THEIR COUNTRY/ IN THE GREAT WAR 1914 - 1918./ (NAMES)/ "THEIR NAME LIVETH FOR EVERMORE."/ ALSO OF THE SERVICE IN H.M. FORCES OF THE FOLLOWING./ (NAMES)// 1939-1945/IN MEMORY OF/[names]
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Childs, F
Cook, S
Dines, F
Gould, David
Hammond, C
Heard, H
Mckellar, W W
Mison, F
Nicholls, A
Nunn, A
See details for all 33 names
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 31
    Served and returned: 26
    Died: 5
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: surname, initials of forenames
    Order of information: the fallen in no order THEN the served by surname THEN forename
  • Second World War (1939-1945)
    Total names on memorial: 2
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 2
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: surname, forenames
    Order of information: Undefined
Components
  • Frame
    Measurements: height 18IN, width 24IN
    Materials: Wood
  • First World War memorial
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Brass
  • Second World War memorial
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Brass
Listing information
  • CHURCH OF ST JAMES
  • 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
Reference

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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