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Memorial details

Memorial type
Board / Plaque / Tablet
District
Newark And Sherwood
Town
Balderton
County
Nottinghamshire
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918), Second World War (1939-1945)
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
27064
Current location

West end of south wall of nave.
St Giles Church
Main St
Balderton
Newark And Sherwood
Nottinghamshire
NG24 3LQ
England

OS Grid Ref: SK 819 517
Denomination: Church of England

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Description
A white marble tablet; stepped segmental pediment and cornice at the head; rebated sides; names in two columns within moulded frame with emblem at the head; lower extension in matching style accommodates WW2 commemoration; inscription in black capital lettering.
Inscription
FOR GOD, FOR KING, FOR EMPIRE/ IN EVERLASTING MEMORY OF THOSE FROM THIS PARISH/ WHO FELL IN THE GREAT WAR 1914-19/ (Names)/ "GOD AND MY RIGHT"/ THIS TABLET WAS ERECTED BY THE PARISHIONERS./ AND IN MEMORY OF THOSE WHO FELL IN/ THE SECOND WORLD WAR 1939 - 1945/ (Names)
Inscription legible?
yes
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 44
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 44
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: surname,rank,regiment
    Order of information: Undefined
  • Second World War (1939-1945)
    Total names on memorial: 13
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 13
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: surname,rank,regiment
    Order of information: Undefined
Components
  • Tablet
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Marble
Listing information
  • CHURCH OF ST GILES
  • 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

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