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Memorial details

Memorial type
Board / Plaque / Tablet
District
Torridge
Town
Woolfardisworthy
County
Devon
Country
England
Commemoration
Second World War (1939-1945), First World War (1914-1918)
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
2896
Current location

South side near Altar
All Hallows Church
Woolfardisworthy
Torridge
Devon
EX39 5QT
England

OS Grid Ref: SS 33224 21080
Denomination: Undefined

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Inscription
TO THE GLORY OF GOD AND IN HONOURED MEMORY OF THOSE WHO FROM THIS PARISH JOINED HIS MAJESTY'S FORCES DURING THE WAR WITH GERMANY IN THE YEARS 1914-1919. THIS TABLET IS PROVIDED BY THE PARISHIONERS OF WOOLFARDISWORTHY/(NAMES)/THE UNDERMENTIONED GAVE THEIR LIVES FOR THEIR KING AND COUNTRY AND WILL BE AFFECTIONATELY REMEMBERED/(NAMES)/THINE O LORD IS THE VICTORY THEREFORE OUR GOD WE THANK THEE 1 CHRON. 29:11:13/H.E.SCOTT/PLYMOUTH/ALSO IN MEMORY OF (NAME)/WHO DIED IN ACTION 1939-1945
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Andrew, Albert
Andrew, Cyril
Andrew, Wilfred
Beckley, John
Beer, Arthur
Bennett, W J M
Brent, George
Burrough, F S
Burrough, J W
Cann, W
See details for all 48 names
Commemorations
  • Second World War (1939-1945)
    Total names on memorial: 1
    Served and returned: Undefined
    Died: 1
    Exact count: no
    Information shown: surname,forename,manner of death
    Order of information: Undefined
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 53
    Served and returned: 48
    Died: 5
    Exact count: no
    Information shown: surname,forename
    Order of information: surname,forename
Components
  • Memorial
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Undefined
Listing information
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A
Sponsorship
Public

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