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Memorial details

Memorial type
Board / Plaque / Tablet
District
Wychavon
Town
Bredon
County
Hereford And Worcester
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918), Second World War (1939-1945)
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
32191
Current location

ST GILES CHURCH
Bredon
Wychavon
Hereford And Worcester
England

OS Grid Ref: SO 920 370
Denomination: Church of England

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Description
TWO PLAQUES WITH LINKED INSCRIPTIONS
Inscription
(PLAQUE 1) TO THE GLORY OF GOD/ AND IN PROUD AND LOVING REMEMBRANCE/ OF THE MEN OF BREDON, WHO LAID DOWN THEIR LIVES FOR THEIR COUNTRY IN THE/ GREAT WAR OF 1914 - 1919/ (NAMES) "GREATER LOVE HATH NO MAN THAN THIS, THAT A MAN LAY DOWN HIS LIFE FOR HIS FRIENDS" ST JOHN 15:13 (PLAQUE 2) AND ALSO OF THOSE WHO IN A LIKE TIME OF NEED/ / MADE THE SAME SACRIFICE/ 1939 - 1945/ (NAMES)/ FAITHFUL UNTO DEATH
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Adderley, The Honourable Humphrey
Arnold, Sam
Bennett, Frank
Bennett, Hugh D
Clapham, Walter
Collett, Albert H
Collins, John
Cook, Harry
Cotton, W James
Daffurn, Alexander
See details for all 47 names
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 37
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 37
    Exact count: no
    Information shown: surname,rank,regiment,forename
    Order of information: regiment,surname
  • Second World War (1939-1945)
    Total names on memorial: 10
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 10
    Exact count: no
    Information shown: surname,forename
    Order of information: surname
Components
  • Plaque
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Brass, Bronze
Listing information
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A

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