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Memorial details

Memorial type
Board / Plaque / Tablet
District
Doncaster
Town
Bentley
County
South Yorkshire
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918)
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
28119
Current location

St Peter's Church
High Street
Bentley
Doncaster
South Yorkshire
DN5 0AA
England

OS Grid Ref: SE 567 056
Denomination: Church of England

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Description
Brass plaque mounted on stone backboard. Names in three columns. Carvings around border includes fleur-de-lys and laurel garland.
Inscription
THE PARISH OF ST PETER'S, BENTLEY, DONCASTER/ TO THE GLORY OF GOD AND IN MEMORY OF THOSE/ WHO GAVE THEIR LIVES FOR GOD AND COUNTRY/ IN THE GREAT WAR 1914-1918 A.D./ SERVERS AT THE ALTAR/ (NAMES)/ CHORISTERS/ (NAMES)/ BELL RINGERS/ (NAMES)/ SUNDAY SCHOOL TEACHER/ (NAME)/ (NAMES)
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Anderson, W
Atkinson-jowett, J
Ball, D
Bell, C
Binch, J L
Carr, P
Clark, A W
Cockin, G
Cranidge, H
Crump, H B
See details for all 47 names
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 48
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 48
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: surname, forenames, rank, additional
    Order of information: Undefined
Components
  • Plaque
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Brass
  • Backboard
    Measurements: height 1100MM, width 1550MM
    Materials: Stone
Listing information
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A

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