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Memorial details

Memorial type
Board / Plaque / Tablet
District
Newark And Sherwood
Town
Newark
County
Nottinghamshire
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918), VC or GC Recipients
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
27243
Current location

Church of St Mary Magdalene
Market Place
Newark
Newark And Sherwood
Nottinghamshire
NG24 1JS
England

OS Grid Ref: SK 799 539
Denomination: Church of England

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Inscription
TO THE MEMORY OF LIEUT COL B W VANN VC MC/ 1/8TH SHERWOOD FORESTERS, WHO FELL AT THE BATTLE/ OF RAMICOURT WHEN COMMANDING THE 6TH BATTALION/ 3 OCTOBER 1918
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Vann, B W
See details
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 1
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 1
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: rank,year died,regiment,place of death,forename,manner of death
    Order of information: Undefined
  • VC or GC Recipients
    Total names on memorial: 0
    Served and returned: Undefined
    Died: Undefined
    Exact count: no
    Information shown: Undefined
    Order of information: Undefined
Components
  • Plaque
    Measurements: height 200MM, width 200MM
    Materials: Copper
Listing information
  • Church of St. Mary Magdalene and attached railing
  • 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
Reference

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