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Memorial details

Memorial type
Chapel: Dedicated within church building
District
Broxtowe
Town
Stapleford
County
Nottinghamshire
Country
England
Commemoration
Second World War (1939-1945), First World War (1914-1918)
Maker
SIR THOMAS GRAHAM JACKSON BART, R.A.
Ceremony
  • Foundation Stone
    Date: 25th July 1923
    Attended by: DUKE OF PORTLAND
  • Rededicated
    Date: 21st May 1950
    Attended by: UNKNOWN
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
26890
Current location

ST HELENS CHURCH
Stapleford
Broxtowe
Nottinghamshire
England

OS Grid Ref: SK 489 373
Denomination: Church of England

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Description
WITH ASSOCIATED FOUNDATION STONE, NAME BOARD AND WW2 BOOK OF REMEMBRANCE
Inscription
(FOUNDATION STONE) A.M.D.G. THE FOUNDATION STONE OF THIS/ MEMORIAL CHAPEL WAS LAID WITH THE/ MASONIC CEREMONY BY THE DUKE OF PORTLAND K.G/ ON 25 JULY 1923/ CRAWFORD HILIS M.A VICAR/ SIR D.G. JACKSON BT R.A., ARCHITECT/ JOSEPH RICHARDS C R VICKERS CHURCHWARDENS/ J THOMPSON AND SON, PETERBOROUGH, BUILDERS (TABLET) IN HONOURED MEMORY/ OF THE MEN OF STAPLEFORD/ WHO FELL IN THE GREAT WAR/ 1914 - 1918 (NAMES) (BOOK) BOOK OF REMEMBRANCE/ MEN OF STAPLEFORD/ NOTTINGHAMSHIRE/ 1939 - 1945/ (NAMES)
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Alldgride, A E
Annable, E
Armstrong, G
Arnold, H E
Atkin, G F
Atkin, J
Austin, G H
Ball, H C
Barber, J A
Bardill, J
See details for all 188 names
Commemorations
  • Second World War (1939-1945)
    Total names on memorial: 57
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 57
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: surname,rank,year died,regiment,place of death,forename
    Order of information: surname
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 188
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 188
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: surname
    Order of information: surname
Components
  • Tablet
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Stone
Listing information
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A

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