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Memorial details

Memorial type
Board / Plaque / Tablet
District
Wychavon
Town
Beckford
County
Hereford And Worcester
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918), Second World War (1939-1945)
Ceremony
  • Faculty Granted
    Date: 10th March 1920
    Attended by: UNKNOWN
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
32181

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Current location

In a recess on the north side of the church interior
ST JOHN THE BAPTIST CHURCH
Beckford
Wychavon
Hereford And Worcester
GL20 7AD
England

OS Grid Ref: SO 97612 35841
Denomination: Church of England

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Description
TWO LINKED, BRASS PLAQUES. WW1 PLAQUE IS NOWY HEADED AND IS HUNG IN PORTRAIT: IT HAS AN ORNATE, ENGRAVED BORDER WITH A SMALL LATIN CROSS IN THE CENTRE AT THE TOP.
Inscription
WW1 - TO THE IMMORTAL MEMORY/ OF THESE GALLANT MEN OF THIS PARISH/ WHO GAVE THEIR LIVES FOR THEIR/ COUNTRY IN THE GREAT WAR 1914 - 1919/ (16 NAMES) WW2 - 1939 - 1945/ (1 NAME)
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Bennett, Kathleen C F
Bowsher, William Henry
Bygrave, Arthur
Bygrave, Edward Thomas
Carr, Bertram
Clarke, John Stanley
Diston, William
James, George
Manders, Arthur
Manders, Edwin Charles
See details for all 17 names
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 16
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 16
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: rank, year died and details of death, regiment, forename
    Order of information: year died
  • Second World War (1939-1945)
    Total names on memorial: 1
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 1
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: rank, regiment, forename
    Order of information: Undefined
Components
  • Plaques
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Brass
Listing information
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A

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