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
26465

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Current location

St George's Church
St George's Close
Langton Matravers
Purbeck
Dorset
BH19 3NB
England

OS Grid Ref: SY 99828 78890
Denomination: Church of England

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Description
INSCRIBED ON THE SILL OF THE SOUTH SANCTUARY WINDOW
Inscription
IN MEMORY OF /PETER WOLFERSTON RYLANDS/ BORN 9TH MAR 1899 KILLED FLYING 9TH AUG 1918
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Rylands, Peter Wolferston
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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: surname, forenames, manner of death, date of birth, date of death
    Order of information: Undefined
Components
  • Tablet
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Stone
  • Window
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Stained Glass
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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