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Memorial details

Memorial type
Board / Plaque / Tablet
District
Elmbridge
Town
Thames Ditton
County
Surrey
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918)
Maker
A B Burton (Founder / Foundry)
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
23454
Current location

ST NICHOLAS CHURCH
Summer Rd
Thames Ditton
Elmbridge
Surrey
KT7 0QQ
England

OS Grid Ref: TQ 16103 67299
Denomination: Church of England

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Description
Large wall mounted rectangular bronze plaque on woodne mount. Names in relief in five columns. Ornate oak leaf border across the top.
Inscription
IN THANKSGIVING TO GOD AND THE UNDYING/ MEMORY OF THE MEN OF THE THIS PARISH WHO/ IN THE GREAT WAR 1914-1918 GAVE THEIR / OWN LIVES THAT OTHERS MIGHT LIVE IN FREEDOM/ (NAMES)/ THEIR GLORY SHALL NOT BE BLOTTED OUT. THEIR NAME LIVETH FOR EVERMORE.
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Abbage, H B
Ames, W
Atwell, W H
Balshaw, C A
Battelsby, C F P
Blatchford, L C
Boxall, W H
Buckingham, E C
Callender, J C
Card, W A
See details for all 83 names
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 84
    Served and returned: Undefined
    Died: 84
    Exact count: no
    Information shown: surname
    Order of information: surname
Components
  • Plaque
    Measurements: height 930MM, width 1570MM
    Materials: Bronze
  • Backboard
    Measurements: height 1110MM, width 1760MM
    Materials: Wood
Listing information
  • Church of St Nicholas
  • 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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