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Memorial details

Memorial type
Board / Plaque / Tablet
District
Teignbridge
Town
Chudleigh
County
Devon
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918)
Maker
J WIPPELL AND CO LTD (Founder / Foundry)
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
25826
Current location

WALL OF SOUTH AISLE
ST MARTIN AND ST MARY CHURCH
Chudleigh
Teignbridge
Devon
England

OS Grid Ref: SX 867 794
Denomination: Undefined

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Description
RECTANGULAR BRASS MOUNTED ONTO AN OAK BACBOARD WITH INCISED INSCRIPTION IN BLACK LETTERING INCISED BLACK BORDER ON PLAQUE WITH LATIN CROSS AT THE TOP AND CENTRE
Inscription
IN EVER LOVING MEMORY OF OUR ELDEST SON/ L/CPL SYDNEY JOHN COBLEY/ WHO WAS KILLED IN THE GREAT WAR/ 27TH AUGUST 1917. BORN 16TH MAY 1898./ HE DID HIS DUTY
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Cobley, Sydney John
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Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 1
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 1
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: rank,year died,forename,manner of death,age of death,additional
    Order of information: Undefined
Components
  • Backboard
    Measurements: height 200MM, width 360MM
    Materials: Wood - Oak
  • Plaque
    Measurements: height 150MM, width 305MM
    Materials: Brass
Listing information
  • CHURCH OF ST MARY AND 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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