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Memorial details

Memorial type
Board / Plaque / Tablet
District
Redditch
Town
Web Heath
County
Hereford And Worcester
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918), Second World War (1939-1945), Palestine (1918-1948)
Maker
The Bromsgrove Guild (Designer)
MR J SHEPARD (Builder)
Ceremony
  • Unveiled
    Date: 23rd October 1928
    Attended by: COL GODWIN
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
32126
Current location

ST PHILIPS CHURCH
Church Rd
Web Heath
Redditch
Hereford And Worcester
England

OS Grid Ref: SP 014 667
Denomination: Church of England

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Description
PAIR OF SIMPLE RECTANGULAR LINKED TABLETS MOUNTED ON THE EXTERNAL WALL OF THE CHURCH SMALL RAISED CROSS IN THE CENTRE OF THE WW1 TABLET
Inscription
TO THE MEMORY OF THE MEN FROM WEBHEATH AND/ DISTRICT WHO FELL IN THE GREAT WAR 1914 - 1918/ (NAMES)/ R.I.P./ YE THAT LIVE ON MID ENGLAND'S PASTURES GREEN/ REMEMBER US, AND THINK WHAT MIGHT HAVE BEEN/ 1939 - 1945/ (NAMES). PALESTINE 1948/ (NAME)/ REST ETERNAL GRANT UNTO THEM O LORD/ AND LET LIGHT PERPETUAL SHINE UPON THEM
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Alexander, Thomas Endle
Andrew, John W
Andrews, Oscar
Barker, Albert
Bickensale, Thomas
Bowen, Harold Morgan
Broom, Arthur Charles
Cheap, Leslie St Clair
Cheape, Hugh Grey
Clayton, Albert
See details for all 25 names
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 26
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 26
    Exact count: no
    Information shown: surname,forename
    Order of information: surname
  • Second World War (1939-1945)
    Total names on memorial: 5
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 5
    Exact count: no
    Information shown: surname,forename
    Order of information: surname
  • Palestine (1918-1948)
    Total names on memorial: 1
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 1
    Exact count: no
    Information shown: forename
    Order of information: Undefined
Components
  • Tablets
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Stone
Listing information
  • Church of St Philip
  • 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
Sponsorship
Public
Responsibility
CHURCH WARDENS

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