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Memorial details

Memorial type
Board / Plaque / Tablet
District
Hertsmere
Town
Ridge
County
Hertfordshire
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918), Second World War (1939-1945)
Maker
J JOSLIN FINCHLEY
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
28021
Current location

ST MARGARETS CHURCH
Crossoaks La
Ridge
Hertsmere
Hertfordshire
England

OS Grid Ref: TL 210 000
Denomination: Church of England

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Description
TABLET AND 2 ROLLS OF HONOUR, ONE FOR EACH WAR WW1 TABLET SURMOUNTED BY CARVED FLAGS AND LEAVES
Inscription
[WW1 TABLET] REMEMBER WITH THANKSGIVING THE TRUE AND FAITHFUL WHO IN THESE YEARS OF WAR WENT FORTH FROM THIS PARISH TO FIGHT FOR GOD AND THE RIGHT. THE NAMES OF THOSE WHO RETURNED NOT AGAIN ARE HERE INSCRIBED TO BE HONOURED FOR EVERMORE. "MAKE THEM TO BE NUMBERED WITH THY SAINTS IN GLORY EVERMORE" [WW1 ROH] TO THE HONOUR OF THOSE / WHOP SERVED IN THE GREAT W AR / FROM THE PARISH OF RIDGE / 1914-1918 [WW2 ROH] TO THE HONOUR OF THOSE / WHO SERVED IN THE WORLD WAR / FROM THE PARISH OF RIDGE / 1939-1945
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Copps, Harry Douglas
Dormer, Arthur
Dormer, William Charles
Edwards, Joseph Charles
Elliott, William Percy
Fitt, Ernest George
Hickman, Arthur George
Hickman, Frederick William
Kent, Herbert
Long, James Arthur
See details for all 14 names
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 99
    Served and returned: 85
    Died: 14
    Exact count: no
    Information shown: rank,year died,regiment,forename,decorations
    Order of information: year died
  • Second World War (1939-1945)
    Total names on memorial: 55
    Served and returned: 50
    Died: 5
    Exact count: no
    Information shown: surname,rank,regiment,forename
    Order of information: surname
Components
  • Second World War memorial
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Unknown
  • Tablet
    Measurements: depth 12MM, height 1270MM, width 890MM
    Materials: Marble
  • Roll of honour
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Unknown
Listing information
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A

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