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Memorial details

Memorial type
Church Fabric / Fittings
District
Woodspring
Town
Weston Super Mare
County
Avon
Country
England
Commemoration
Second World War (1939-1945), Second World War - civilians
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
30046
Current location

Christ Church
Montpellier
Weston Super Mare
Woodspring
Avon
BS23 2RQ
England

OS Grid Ref: ST3257961727
Denomination: Church of England

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Description
BAPTISTRY WITH PANNELING ON THREE OF THE WALLS FOUR BADGES ON EACH OF LEFT AND RIGHT WALLS - REGIMENTAL ON LEFT, SERVICES ON RT WITH TOWN COAT OF ARMS
Inscription
IN PROUD THANKSGIVING / LET US REMEMBER OUR ELDER / BRETHREN THOSE FROM THIS / PARISH WHO MADE THE SUPREME / SACRIFICE IN THE WORLD WAR / 1939-1945. / "THEY SHALL NOT GROW OLD AS WE THAT ARE LEFT / GROW OLD / AGE SHALL NOT WEARY THEM, NOR THE YEARS / CONDEMN; / AT THE GOING DOWN OF THE SUN AND IN THE / MORNING / WE WILL REMEMBER THEM" / TO THE GLORY OF GOD / AND IN GRATEFUL MEMORY / OF THE FOLLOWING CHURCH / WORKERS OF THIS PARISH / "HIS SERVANTS SHALL SERVE HIM AND THEY / SHALL SEE HIS FACE" REV XXII 3 & 4
Inscription legible?
yes
Commemorations
  • Second World War (1939-1945)
    Total names on memorial: 22
    Served and returned: Undefined
    Died: 22
    Exact count: no
    Information shown: surname,regiment
    Order of information: surname
  • Second World War - civilians
    Total names on memorial: 20
    Served and returned: Undefined
    Died: 20
    Exact count: no
    Information shown: surname,forename
    Order of information: surname
Components
  • Panelling
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Wood - Oak
Listing information
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A

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