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Memorial details

Memorial type
Board / Plaque / Tablet
District
West Somerset
Town
Dulverton
County
Somerset
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918)
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
24537
Current location

All Saints Church
Bank Square
Dulverton
West Somerset
Somerset
TA22 9BZ
England

OS Grid Ref: SS 9144328016
Denomination: Church of England

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Description
TABLET FAMILY CREST OF THREE SHEEP AND A RAMS HEAD ON TOP OF TABLET. BADGE OF THE DEOVNSHIRE REGIMENT ABOVE TEXT
Inscription
DUX MIHI DEUS/ TO THE GLORY OF GOD/ AND IN MEMORY OF/ HUMPHREY ST BARBE SYDENHAM/ LIEUTENANT/ 2/4 BATTN. DEVONSHIRE REGIMENT/ WHO DIED AT/ ES SINN, MESOPOTAMIA/ 8TH OCTOBER 1916./ AGED 20 YEARS/ FOR KING AND COUNTRY
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Humphrey, St Barbe Sydenham
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Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 1
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 1
    Exact count: no
    Information shown: rank,year died,regiment,place of death,forename,age of death
    Order of information: Undefined
Components
  • Backboard
    Measurements: height 2FT, width 1FT
    Materials: Marble - Black
  • First World War memorial
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Marble - White
Listing information
  • CHURCH OF ALL SAINTS
  • 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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