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Memorial details

Memorial type
Board / Plaque / Tablet
District
Mid Devon
Town
Woolfardisworthy East
County
Devon
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918)
Maker
MESSRS W J SOUTHWOOD AND CO (Designer)
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
25418
Current location

NORTH SIDE NEAR THE ALTAR
ST MARYS CHURCH
Woolfardisworthy East
Mid Devon
Devon
England

OS Grid Ref: SS 828 086
Denomination: Undefined

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Description
BRASS PLAQUE RED CROSS ON THE PLAQUE
Inscription
TO THE GLORY OF GOD AND IN DEAR MEMORY OF FREDERICK B DE LA BERE WHO DEPARTED THIS LIFE DEC 31ST 1914/ "COME UNTO ME YE WEARY AND I WILL GIVE YOU REST"/ AND ALSO OF CAPT & ADJT THE REV CHAS E DE LA BERE 66TH BRIGADE RGA WHO WAS KILLED IN ACTION IN FRANCE SEPT 10TH 1918/ "I HAVE FOUGHT A GOOD FIGHT" (EXACT LINE SPACING UNKNOWN)
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Bee, Rev Chas E De La
Bere, Frederick B De La
See details for all 2 names
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,additional
    Order of information: Undefined
Components
  • Plaque
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Brass
Listing information
  • CHURCH OF ST MARY
  • Grade II*
  • 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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