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Memorial details

Memorial type
Board / Plaque / Tablet
District
West Somerset
Town
Porlock
County
Somerset
Country
England
Commemoration
Second World War (1939-1945)
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
24765
Current location

St Dubricius Church
Porlock
West Somerset
Somerset
TA248QJ
England

OS Grid Ref: SS 88633 46666
Denomination: Church of England

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Description
Rectangular brass plaque. The names of the fallen are split in to two columns by an incised latin cross.
Inscription
1939 - 1945/ (NAMES)/ LET LIGHT PERPETUAL SHINE UPON THEM
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Arkwright, John
Bryant, Gordon H
Comer, John
Davis, John
Glanville, W A Ivor
Gould, George
Hollingdrake, Henry
Mcgowan, William G
Peck, Gilbert W
Pollard, I Roy
See details for all 14 names
Commemorations
  • Second World War (1939-1945)
    Total names on memorial: 14
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 14
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: surname,rank,regiment,forename,decorations
    Order of information: surname
Components
  • Plaque
    Measurements: height 300mm, width 1500mm
    Materials: Brass
Listing information
  • CHURCH OF ST DUBRICIUS
  • 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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