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Memorial details

Memorial type
Board / Plaque / Tablet
District
South Somerset
Town
Kingsbury Episcopi
County
Somerset
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918), Second World War (1939-1945)
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
25017
Current location

ST MARTINS CHURCH
Kingsbury Episcopi
South Somerset
Somerset
England

OS Grid Ref: ST 436 210
Denomination: Church of England

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Description
STONE TABLET WITH SHELF AT THE BASE. INCISED INSCRIPTION IN BLACK LETTERING BRONZE WREATH WITHIN A SEMI-CIRCLE WITH VOLUTE SUPPORTS
Inscription
IN PROUD AND GRATEFUL MEMORY OF THE MEN OF THIS PARISH WHO DIED FOR THEIR COUNTRY IN TWO WORLD WARS 1914 - 1918/ (NAMES)/ 1939 - 1945/ (NAMES) (EXACT LINE SPACING UNKNOWN)
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Bonning, George
Colling, John
Down, Harry
Down, John
Elliott, William
Fanning, Herbert G
French, John
Gillet, Eli
Grinter, Fred
Harvey, Vincent
See details for all 33 names
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 33
    Served and returned: Undefined
    Died: 33
    Exact count: no
    Information shown: surname,forename
    Order of information: surname,forename
  • Second World War (1939-1945)
    Total names on memorial: 9
    Served and returned: Undefined
    Died: 9
    Exact count: no
    Information shown: surname,forename
    Order of information: surname,forename
Components
  • Tablet
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Stone
Listing information
  • CHURCH OF ST MARTIN
  • 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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