Memorial details

Memorial type
Board / Plaque / Tablet
District
Purbeck
Town
Langton Matravers
County
Dorset
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918)
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
26463

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Current location

ST GEORGES CHURCH
Langton Matravers
Purbeck
Dorset
England

OS Grid Ref: SY 999 789
Denomination: Church of England

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Description
EMBOSSED ROYAL FUSILERS BADGE IN TOP LEFT CORNER
Inscription
IN LOVING MEMORY OF/ SHEFFIELD DIGBY KISSANE ROGERS/ LIEUT ROYAL FUSILIERS/ KILLED AT YPRES/ JUNE 14TH 1915
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Rogers, Sheffield Digby Kissane
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Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 1
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 1
    Exact count: no
    Information shown: rank,year died,regiment,place of death,forename
    Order of information: Undefined
Components
  • Plaque
    Measurements: height 10", width 22"
    Materials: Bronze
Listing information
  • PARISH CHURCH OF SAINT GEORGE
  • 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
Sponsorship
Private

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