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Memorial details

Memorial type
Roll of honour or book of remembrance
District
Mendip
Town
Evercreech
County
Somerset
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918)
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
24591
Current location

On north tower wall.
St Peter's Church
B3081
Evercreech
Mendip
Somerset
BA4 6HX
England

OS Grid Ref: ST6491838681
Denomination: Church of England

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Description
ROLL OF HONOUR SET WITHIN A RECTANGULAR WOODEN CASE WITH GLAZED DOOR AND CROWNED BY A TRIANGULAR PEDIMENT. SEPARATE PLAQUE DETAILING ITS HISTORY BELOW IT. INSCRIPTIN IS HANDWRITTEN IN INKS AND WATERCOLOUR
Inscription
FOR GOD,/ KING & COUNTRY/ PARISH OF EVERCREECH/ GREATER LOVE HATH NO MAN THAN THIS/ THAT A MAN LAY DOWN HIS LIFE FOR HIS FRIENDS/ (NAMES)/ THESE DIED THAT WE MIGHT LIVE/ TO THEIR SOULS WHOSE BLOOD WAS POURED/ FOR THEIR COUNTRY AT THY WORD/ REST ETERNAL GRANT, O LORD/ THE HEROIC DEAD PLAQUE: DURING THE GREAT WAR (1914 - 1918) THIS ROLL/ OF HONOUR, DEDICATED TO THE GLORY OF GOD/ AND IN MEMORY OF THE GLORIOUS DEAD, WAS/ AFFIXED TO THE VILLAGE CROSS AS A WAR SHRINE
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Asford, A
Blawn, S
Carver, W H
Catley, E G
Charlton, S
Cox, H E
Cox, R G
Creed, E R
Diwford, H D
Edwards, F G
See details for all 43 names
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 40
    Served and returned: Undefined
    Died: 40
    Exact count: no
    Information shown: rank,regiment
    Order of information: rank,regiment
Components
  • Frame
    Measurements: depth 220MM, height 1020MM, width 610MM
    Materials: Wood - Oak
  • Plaque
    Measurements: depth 20MM, height 75MM, width 305MM
    Materials: Brass
Listing information
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A

This record comprises all information held by IWM’s War Memorials Register for this memorial. Where we hold a names list for the memorial, this information will be displayed on the memorial record. Please check back as we are adding more names to the database.

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