Memorial details

Memorial type
Board / Plaque / Tablet
District
Purbeck
Town
Worth Matravers
County
Dorset
Country
England
Commemoration
Second World War (1939-1945)
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
26510

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Current location

St Nicholas of Myra Church
Worth Matravers
Purbeck
Dorset
BH19 3LH
England

OS Grid Ref: SY 97285 77450
Denomination: Church of England

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Description
PLAIN TABLET. EMBOSSED BADGE OF ROYAL ARTILLERY IN TOP LEFT CORNER
Inscription
IN PROUD AND EVER/ LOVING MEMORY OF/ CAPT ARNOLD SHERWOOD, B.A./ BORN 6TH APRIL 1913/ DIED 19TH APRIL 1943
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Sherwood, Arnold
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Commemorations
  • Second World War (1939-1945)
    Total names on memorial: 1
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 1
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: surname, rank, date of birth, date of death, regiment, forename
    Order of information: Undefined
Components
  • Tablet
    Measurements: height 225mm, width 450mm
    Materials: Stone
Listing information
  • PARISH CHURCH OF SAINT NICHOLAS
  • 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
Sponsorship
Private

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