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Memorial details

Memorial type
Board / Plaque / Tablet
District
Mid Devon
Town
Withleigh
County
Devon
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918)
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
25411
Current location

ST CATHERINES CHURCH
Withleigh
Mid Devon
Devon
England

OS Grid Ref: SS 909 127
Denomination: Undefined

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Description
NOWY-HEADED WOODEN BOARD DIVIDED INTO THREE SECTIONS BY CARVED COLUMNS. DEDICATORY INSCRIPTION ON THE LEFT HAND SIDE, NAMES ON THE RIGHT HAND SIDE AND SWORD IN RELIEF IN THE CENTRE. TRACERY CARVED AT THE TOP OF THE BOARD
Inscription
LEFT SIDE: TO THE GLORY OF GOD AND IN MEMORY OF THOSE WHO WENT OUT HERE FROM AND CAME NOT BACK 1914 - 1919 THEY WERE A WALL UNTO US BOTH BY NIGHT AND DAY (EXACT LINE SPACING UNKNOWN) RIGHT SIDE: (NAMES)
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Blake, Wliiam Henry
Chown, Frank
Foxford, John
Green, Francis Richard
Greenslade, William Thomas
Howe, Andrew
Leach, Francis
Paddinson, George Mitford
Paddison, Henry Jepson
Reed, Reginald Thomas
See details for all 13 names
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 13
    Served and returned: Undefined
    Died: 13
    Exact count: no
    Information shown: surname,rank,regiment,forename,decorations
    Order of information: surname,forename,decorations,rank,regiment
Components
  • Board
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Wood
Listing information
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A

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