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Memorial details

Memorial type
Board / Plaque / Tablet
District
East Devon
Town
Killerton
County
Devon
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918)
Maker
J WIPPELL AND CO LTD (Letter cutter / Engraver)
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
25339
Current location

Within the National Trust Killerton Estate
Chapel of the Holy Evangelist
Beare Lane
Killerton Estate
Killerton
East Devon
Devon
EX5 3LB
England

OS Grid Ref: SS 97674 00339
Denomination: Church of England

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Description
Rectangular brass plaque with commemoration etched in black lettering within a black border. The plaque is affixed to the front of one of a series of wooden altar stalls.
Inscription
IN MEMORY OF/ HENRY SOMERSET ALLAN M.A./ CHAPLAIN 1912-14. /BORN 1883. DYKE SCHOLAR 1903./ B.A. OXON 1906. ORDAINED 1907. /SERVED 12 YEARS. PRIVATE/ AND N.C.O. 1/5 PA. SOMERSET L.I./ 2ND LIEUT. LONDON REGT. JAN 1916./ DIED OF WOUNDS IN FRANCE OCT 2ND.1916
Inscription legible?
yes
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 1
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 1
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: Forenames, surname, academic honours, date of birth, profession, rank, regiment, manner of death, place of death, date of death
    Order of information: Undefined
Components
  • Plaque
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Brass
Listing information
  • CHAPEL OF THE HOLY EVANGELISTS
  • 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
Responsibility
NATIONAL TRUST

This record comprises all information held by IWM’s War Memorials Register for this memorial. Where we hold a names list for the memorial, this information will be displayed on the memorial record. Please check back as we are adding more names to the database.

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