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Memorial details

Memorial type
Church Fabric / Fitting: Altar or communion rail
District
West Devon
Town
North Tawton
County
Devon
Country
England
Commemoration
Second World War (1939-1945)
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
26036
Current location

SOUTH SIDE OF THE ALTAR
ST PETERS CHURCH
North Tawton
West Devon
Devon
England

OS Grid Ref: SS 665 018
Denomination: Undefined

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Description
ALTAR RAILS WITH DEDICATORY WOODEN BOARD CARVED INSCRIPTION IN BLUE PAINTED LETTERING
Inscription
TO THANK GOD FOR THE MEMORY OF/ (NAMES)/ WHO GAVE THEIR LIVES IN THE WAR OF/ 1939 - 1945/ THIS TABLET & THE RAILS ARE ERECTED/ BY THEIR FELLOW PARISHIONERS
Inscription legible?
yes
Commemorations
  • Second World War (1939-1945)
    Total names on memorial: 11
    Served and returned: Undefined
    Died: 11
    Exact count: no
    Information shown: surname
    Order of information: surname
Components
  • Board
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Wood
  • Altar / Communion rail
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Unknown
Listing information
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A

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