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Memorial details

Memorial type
Board / Plaque / Tablet
District
Chelmsford
Town
Chelmsford
County
Essex
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918)
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
22220
Current location

Chelmsford Cathedral
New Street
Chelmsford
Chelmsford
Essex
CM1 1TY
England

OS Grid Ref: TL 70809 06945
Denomination: Church of England

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Description
A rectangular white marble tablet , set within a frame , probably alabaster , resting on two brackets , surmounted by a carved badge of the Essex Yeomanry at the front of a plinth on which is a carved figure of a soldier in battledress standing with arms reversed and head bowed . The dedication and names are incised on the marble tablet , coloured black and presented in six columns
Inscription
THIS MONUMENT IS ERECTED BY THE ESSEX YEOMANRY /TO THE GLORY OF GOD AND IN PROUD MEMORY OF THEIR COMRADES/ WHO FELL IN THE GREAT WAR 1914-1918/ (NAMES)
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Abbott, C
Allen, T
Anderson, C E N
Andrews, A
Appleby, R B
Appleton, E
Arrol, J H
Askew, O
Baines, W H
Banks, E R
See details for all 258 names
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 258
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 258
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: surname , initials
    Order of information: alphabetical by surname
Components
  • Figure
    Measurements: depth 50MM, height 1676MM, width 2133MM
    Materials: Alabaster
  • Tablet
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Marble
Listing information
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A

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