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Memorial details

Memorial type
Board / Plaque / Tablet
District
Huntingdon
Town
Houghton
County
Cambridgeshire
Country
England
Commemoration
Second World War (1939-1945), First World War (1914-1918), VC or GC Recipients
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
282
Current location

St Mary The Virgin
Chapel Lane
Houghton
Huntingdon
Cambridgeshire
PE28 2AZ
England

OS Grid Ref: TL 28124 72095
Denomination: Church of England

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Description
Tablet.
Inscription
TO COMMEMORATE THE 32 YEARS MINISTRY OF/ THE REVEREND FREDERICK KINGSLEY-OLIPHANT/ RECTOR OF HOUGHTON, HIS PARISHIONERS/ AND OTHER FRIENDS HAVE ERECTED THIS TABLET/ IN MEMORY OF THE MEN OF HOUGHTON AND WYTON/ WHO FELL IN THE GREAT WAR 1914 - 1918/ (NAMES) AND IN THE WORLD WAR 1939 - 1945
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Carrier, G
Green, A
Green, L
Honey, A C
Lavender, J
Leigh, B H
Matten, M
Maxwell, I
Misson, M C
Newman, J
See details for all 12 names
Commemorations
  • Second World War (1939-1945)
    Total names on memorial: 10
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 10
    Exact count: no
    Information shown: surname
    Order of information: Surname
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 12
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 12
    Exact count: no
    Information shown: Surname
    Order of information: Surname
  • VC or GC Recipients
    Total names on memorial: 0
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 0
    Exact count: no
    Information shown: Undefined
    Order of information: Undefined
Components
  • Plaque
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Stone
Listing information
  • PARISH CHURCH OF ST MARY
  • 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

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