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Memorial details

Memorial type
Roll of honour or book of remembrance
District
Braintree
Town
Witham
County
Essex
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918)
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
22362
Current location

90
United Reformed Church
Newland Street
Witham
Braintree
Essex
CM8 1AH
England

OS Grid Ref: TL 82001 14425
Denomination: United Reformed

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Description
Rectangular decorated manuscript on paper in a glass fronted wide red/brown wooden frame . The manuscript has a painted border of natural coloured leaves with intertwined gold ribbons and a thistle , daffodil and rose at three of the corners . The dedication is hand drawn with a coloured Union Flag within a wreath , The names are in two columns with some names marked with either of two symbols , a plain cross denoting killed in action and a maltese cross denoting died on service
Inscription
ROLL OF HONOUR/ FOR KING AND COUNTRY/ WITHAM CONGREGATIONAL CHURCH/ (NAMES)/ + KILLED IN ACTION * DIED ON ACTIVE SERVICE
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Arnold, Alec
Ashby, Thomas H
Baldwin, Bert
Baldwin, Stanley
Bannister, Edmund A
Bannister, Frank W
Bannister, Stanley F
Bannister, Thomas E
Belsham, Herbert N
Belsham, Sidney
See details for all 55 names
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 55
    Served and returned: 48
    Died: 7
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: surname,given name ,rank
    Order of information: surname
Components
  • Frame
    Measurements: height 825mm, width 550mm
    Materials: Wood
  • Scroll
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Paper
Listing information
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A

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