At present no image of this war memorial is available for online display. If you have a photograph of this war memorial, please send it to memorials@iwm.org.uk for inclusion on the Register. The image will be credited to yourself and free for reuse for non-commercial purposes by others under the IWM Non Commercial Licence.

Memorial details

Memorial type
Board / Plaque / Tablet
District
Stroud
Town
Arlingham
County
Gloucestershire
Country
England
Commemoration
Second World War (1939-1945)
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
29329
Current location

ST MARYS CHURCH
Arlingham
Stroud
Gloucestershire
England

OS Grid Ref: SO 706 106
Denomination: Church of England

View location on Google Maps
Inscription
TO THE GLORY OF GOD / THE ROOF OF THE SOUTH SIDE OF THIS CHURCH WAS RESTORED / BY BASIL JONES AND HIS WIFE EDITH OF THE REDDINGS, ARLINGHAM / IN EVER LOVING MEMORY OF THEIR SECOND SON / DAVID / SQUADRON LEADER D.F.C. BOMBER COMMAND RAF AGED 27 / WHO LOST HIS LIFE WITH ONE OTHER MEMBER OF HIS CREW OF 6 / WHILE PILOTING A HALIFX BOMBER OVER GERMANY MARCH 30-31 1944 / THIS TABLET WAS ERECTED BY HIS WIFE IDA AND HIS BROTHERS / BRIAN, ANTHONY AND RANDLE / "THOU WILL KEEP HIM IN PERFECT PEACE".
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Cade, J
Gregory, Eliz
Gregory, Ellen
Hudson, J
Irwin, Bridgid
Irwin, Margaret
King, T
Kirkman, E
Knott, P
Lavin, T
See details for all 81 names
Commemorations
  • Second World War (1939-1945)
    Total names on memorial: 1
    Served and returned: Undefined
    Died: 1
    Exact count: no
    Information shown: rank,year died,regiment,place of death,forename,manner of death,age of death,relationships,decorations
    Order of information: Undefined
Components
  • Plaque
    Measurements: height 50 CM, width 107 CM
    Materials: Stone
Listing information
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A
Responsibility
PCC

This record comprises all information held by IWM’s War Memorials Register for this memorial. Where we hold a names list for the memorial, this information will be displayed on the memorial record. Please check back as we are adding more names to the database.

This information is made available under a Creative Commons BY-NC licence.

This means you may reuse it for non-commercial purposes only and must attribute it to us using the following statement:

© WMR-29329

For queries, please contact memorials@iwm.org.uk.