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Memorial details

Memorial type
Board / Plaque / Tablet
District
Castle Point
Town
Hadleigh
County
Essex
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918)
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
22144
Current location

St James the Less Church
High Street
Hadleigh
Castle Point
Essex
SS7 2PB
England

OS Grid Ref: TQ 81012 87025
Denomination: Church of England

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Description
WHITE MARBLE TABLET WITH NAMES IN RAISED BLACK LETTERING. ORNATE OAK SURROUND.
Inscription
THEIR NAME LIVETH FOR EVERMORE/ (NAMES)/ CHURCH OF ST JAMES THE LESS, HADLEIGH/ TO THE LGORY OF GOD AND IN/ GRATEFUL MEMORY OF THE MEN. OF THIS PARISH WHO GAVE THEIR/ LIVES IN THE GREAT WAR 1914-1919/ "SACRIFICE AND HONOUR ARE TRUTHS/ BY WHICH THE WORLD LIVES"
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Allen, J E
Allen, S C
Arnold, J A
Bush, H J
Calverley, H H
Carter, F
Choppen, F
Choppen, S
Clifford, H
Collins, C C
See details for all 49 names
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 49
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 49
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: surname, initials of forenames, year of death
    Order of information: year of death
Components
  • Frame
    Measurements: depth C 18 IN, height C 7 FT
    Materials: Wood - Oak
  • Tablet
    Measurements: height C 18 IN, width C 25 IN
    Materials: Marble - White
Listing information
  • CHURCH OF ST JAMES THE LESS
  • Grade I
  • 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

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