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Memorial details

Memorial type
Board / Plaque / Tablet
District
South Somerset
Town
East Coker
County
Somerset
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918)
Maker
J WIPPELL AND CO LTD (Founder / Foundry)
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
24938
Current location

ST MICHAELS CHURCH
East Coker
South Somerset
Somerset
England

OS Grid Ref: ST 539 122
Denomination: Church of England

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Description
BRASS PLAQUE WITH INCISED INSCRIPTION. WHOLE IS SET WITHIN A WOODEN FRAME REGIMENTAL BADGE
Inscription
TO THE GLORY OF GOD AND IN EVER LOVING MEMORY OF EDGAR TOM PULMAN, PTE 1ST MIDDLESEX RGT, FOR MANY YEARS A CHOIR BOY AND BELL RINGER IN THIS CHURCH, WHO DIED OF WOUNDS RECEIVED IN ACTION IN FRANCE NEAR MONCHY LE PREUX, 17TH APRIL 1917 AGED 26 YEARS. "WHO NOBLY STRIVING NOBLY FELL" (EXACT LINE SPACING UNKNOWN)
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Pulman, Edgar Tom
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Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 1
    Served and returned: Undefined
    Died: 1
    Exact count: no
    Information shown: rank,year died,regiment,place of death,forename,manner of death,age of death,additional
    Order of information: Undefined
Components
  • Plaque
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Brass
  • Frame
    Measurements: height 300MM, width 500MM
    Materials: Wood
Listing information
Condition
Costs

Site: £120

Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A

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