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Memorial details

Memorial type
Roll of honour or book of remembrance
District
Mendip
Town
Wells
County
Somerset
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918)
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
24694
Current location

ST JOSEPH AND ST TERESA CHURCH
Chamberlain St
Wells
Mendip
Somerset
BA5 2PF
England

OS Grid Ref: ST 550 450
Denomination: Roman Catholic

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Description
FRAMED AND GLAZED ROLL OF HONOUR. HAND WRITTEN INSCRIPTION IN BLACK AND RED LETTERING FIGURE OF ST GEORGE ON THE LEFT HAND SIDE OF THE ROLL WITH BANNER ABOVE HIM WITH INSCRIPTION ON IT
Inscription
"AND EVERY CITY SENT THEIR CHOSEN MEN ARMED"/ ROLL OF HONOUR/ KILLED IN ACTION/ (NAMES)/ R. I. P./ SACRED HEART OF JESUS I TRUST IN THEE/ IN THE FIGHTING LINE/ (NAMES)
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Chappell, Frederick
Clarke, Frederick
Davis, Cyril
Foley, Martin
Francis, Ronald
Jay, William
Kelly, Patrick
Mcmahon, Hugh
Muthu, Bernard
Read, William James
See details for all 19 names
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 23
    Served and returned: 19
    Died: 4
    Exact count: no
    Information shown: rank,year died,regiment,forename
    Order of information: year died,rank,forename,regiment
Components
  • Frame
    Measurements: height 300MM, width 230MM
    Materials: Wood
Listing information
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A
Responsibility
PARISH PRIEST

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