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Memorial details

Memorial type
Board / Plaque / Tablet
District
Mendip
Town
Wells
County
Somerset
Country
England
Commemoration
Second World War (1939-1945)
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
24689

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Current location

ST CUTHBERTS CHURCH
Wells
Mendip
Somerset
England

OS Grid Ref: ST 550 450
Denomination: Church of England

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Description
PLAIN RECTANGULAR WOODEN BAORD WITH CHAMFERED EDGE
Inscription
REMEMBER BEFORE GOD/ DOUGLAS E. V. CHISHOLM,/ THE CHILDREN'S ORGANIST/ WHO DIED ON ACTIVE SERVICE AT HAIFA/ 19TH APRIL, 1940/ AGED 23 YEARS.
Inscription legible?
yes
Commemorations
  • Second World War (1939-1945)
    Total names on memorial: 1
    Served and returned: Undefined
    Died: 1
    Exact count: no
    Information shown: year died,place of death,forename,manner of death,age of death,occupation
    Order of information: Undefined
Components
  • Board
    Measurements: height 330MM, width 610MM
    Materials: Wood
Listing information
  • CHURCH OF ST CUTHBERT
  • 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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