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Memorial details

Memorial type
Board / Plaque / Tablet
District
North Wiltshire
Town
Grittleton
County
Wiltshire
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918)
Maker
J WIPPELL AND CO LTD (Founder / Foundry)
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
23928
Current location

ST MARY THE VIRGIN
Grittleton
North Wiltshire
Wiltshire
England

OS Grid Ref: SU 860 802
Denomination: Church of England

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Description
PATTERN OF LEAVES AROUND THE EDGE. CROSS ABOVE TEXT
Inscription
WAR DECLARED AUGUST 5TH 1914/ ARMISTICE NOV 11TH 1918/ PEACE SIGNED JUNE 28TH 1919/ IN THANKSGIVING TO GOD AND/ IN HONOUR/ OF THE MEN OF/ GRITTLETON WHO SERVED THEIR/ KING AND COUNTRY IN THE GREAT/ WAR/ REMEMBERING BEFORE GOD/ THOSE WHO GAVE THEIR LIVES/ WHOSE NAMES/ ARE HERE RECORDED/ (NAMES)/ FAITHFUL UNTO DEATH
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Bailey, Reginald Frank
Bailey, Reginald Frank
Holbrow, Arthur
Kington, Herbert
Kington, Herbert
Monk, Frank
Monk, John
Wicks, John
See details for all 8 names
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 6
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 6
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: surname,regiment
    Order of information: surname
Components
  • Backboard
    Measurements: height 870MM, width 740MM
    Materials: Marble
  • Plaque
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Brass
Listing information
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A

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