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Memorial details

Memorial type
Church Fabric / Fitting: Font or font cover
District
Woodspring
Town
Weston Super Mare
County
Avon
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918)
Maker
G J HUNT
Ceremony
  • Dedicated
    Date: 22nd December 1922
    Attended by: Bishop Suffragan of Taunton
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
30029
Current location

EMMANUEL CHURCH
Oxford St
Weston Super Mare
Woodspring
Avon
BS23 1TE
England

OS Grid Ref: ST 326 617
Denomination: Church of England

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Description
MEMORIAL PLAQUE WITH 'ANGEL' FONT IN THE FORM OF A KNEELING ANGEL AND BOWL RESTING ON LAP TABLET HAS CROSSED UNION FLAG AND WHITE ENSIGN. BOTTOM RIGHT AND LEFT CORNERS KNEELING ANGELS, HAND-PAINTED WITH GOLD-TINTED WINGS
Inscription
TO THE GLORY OF GOD AND WITH GRATEFUL THANKS TO THE MEMBERS OF THIS PARISH AND CONGREGATION WHO SERVED OVERSEAS IN THE GREAT WAR 1914-1919/AND IN PROUD MEMORY OF THE FOLLOWING WHO LAID DOWN THEIR LIVES IN THE SERVICE OF GOD, KING AND COUNTRY/"THANKS BE TO GOD WHO GIVETH US THE VICTORY THROUGH OUR LORD, JESUS CHRIST"/THIS TABLET AND THE ANGEL FONT WERE GIVEN BY MEMBERS OF THE CHURCH
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Abbott, E E
Abbruzzese, L A
Aldridge, Col E
Aldridge, J
Aldridge, R
Allen, A E
Arlotti, F
Arlotti, G A
Arlotti, J
Ashman, A
See details for all 386 names
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 387
    Served and returned: 320
    Died: 67
    Exact count: no
    Information shown: surname,decorations
    Order of information: surname
Components
  • Tablet
    Measurements: depth 40MM, height 2620MM, width 1520MM
    Materials: Marble
  • Font
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Marble
Listing information
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A
Sponsorship
Public

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