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Memorial details

Memorial type
Board / Plaque / Tablet
District
West Somerset
Town
Taunton
County
Somerset
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918)
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
24568
Current location

Church of St Martin of Tours
Elworthy Lane
Taunton
West Somerset
Somerset
TA4 3PX
England

OS Grid Ref: ST 08287 34962
Denomination: Church of England

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Inscription
IN LOVING REMEMBRANCE OF/ WALTER AUGUSTINE SANGAR/ LANCE CPL. 26TH BATTN. ROYAL FUSILIERS/ SON OF THE RECTOR OF THIS PARISH/ WHO VOLUNTARILY RESPONDED TO HIS COUNTRY'S CALL AND DIED OF WOUNDS/ RECEIVED IN ACTION 2ND OCTOBER 1917/ AGE 39 YEARS
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Sangar, Walter Augustine
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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: rank, date of death, surname, regiment, forenames ,place of birth ,manner of death ,age, relationships
    Order of information: Undefined
Components
  • Plaque
    Measurements: height 14", width 24"
    Materials: Brass
Listing information
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A
Sponsorship
Private

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