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Memorial details

Memorial type
Board / Plaque / Tablet
District
Elmbridge
Town
East Molesey
County
Surrey
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918)
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
23274

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Current location

ST PAULS CHURCH
Palace Rd
East Molesey
Elmbridge
Surrey
England

OS Grid Ref: TQ 146 686
Denomination: Church of England

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Description
BRONZE PLAQUE WITH WOODEN BACKBOARD. LETTERING AND REGIMENTAL INSIGNIA IN RELIEF ON PLAQUE. BACKBOARD FEATURES A TRIANGULAR PEDIMENT WITH GOTHIC ARCH CARVING AND THE CHI RHO SYMBOL AT CENTRE, SURMOUNTED BY A CROSS.
Inscription
IN LOVING MEMORY OF/ FREDRICK HOPKINS/ LT. 9TH BUFFS/ WHO DIED IN BOMBAY, INDIA/ ON 15TH JUNE 1919/ IN HIS 23RD YEAR
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Hopkins, Frederick
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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,rank,year died,regiment,place of death,forename,age of death
    Order of information: Undefined
Components
  • Plaque
    Measurements: height 300MM, width 600MM
    Materials: Bronze
  • Backboard
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Wood
Listing information
  • CHURCH OF ST PAUL
  • 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
Sponsorship
Private

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