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Memorial details

Memorial type
Board / Plaque / Tablet
District
Nottingham
Town
Nottingham
County
Nottinghamshire
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918), Second World War (1939-1945)
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
27401
Current location

North east corner
St. Georges' Church
St. George's Drive
Nottingham
Nottingham
Nottinghamshire
NG2 1AL
England

OS Grid Ref: SK 56991 38754
Denomination: Church of England

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Description
Three wooden glazed panels. National emblems of England, Scotland, Wales and Ireland are at each corner of the board. Figure of St. George is in the centre panel.
Inscription
(Line breaks not known) Top: REQUIESCANT IN PACE Centre: PARISH CHURCH OF ST GEORGE AND ST ST JOHN-THE-BAPTIST. TO THE GLORY OF GOD AND IN MEMORY OF THE MEN OF THE PARISH WHO AT THE CALL OF DUTY GAVE THEIR LIVES FOR HOME AND COUNTRY IN THE TWO GREAT WARS, 1914 - 1918 AND 1939 - 1945 TO WHOM THE CHURCHYARD CALVARY WAS RAISED BY PUBLIC SUBSCRIPTION. GREATER LOVE HATH NO MAN THAN THIS THAT A MAN LAY DOWN HIS LIFE FOR HIS FRIENDS
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Allen, A
Allen, B
Armstrong, J W
Ash, J H
Astill, P
Atkin, H
Bailey, H
Bakewell, F S
Barber, H E
Barker, H
See details for all 163 names
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 143
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 143
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: Surname/initial
    Order of information: Surname
  • Second World War (1939-1945)
    Total names on memorial: 19
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 19
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: Surname/initial
    Order of information: Surname
Components
  • Board
    Measurements: height 1050MM, width 850MM
    Materials: Wood
Listing information
  • CHURCH OF ST GEORGE AND ATTACHED BOUNDARY WALL
  • 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
Public
Reference
  • Nottinghamshire Family History Society Vol 91, pp42-43, 1994 Record Series, Monumental Inscriptions. List of names.

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