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Memorial details

Memorial type
Gate
District
Wychavon
Town
Norton And Lenchwick
County
Hereford And Worcester
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918)
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
32518
Current location

St Egwins Church
Off Stratford Road
Norton And Lenchwick
Wychavon
Hereford And Worcester
WR11 7PP
England

OS Grid Ref: SP 11983 44043
Denomination: Church of England

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Description
STURDY GABLED WOODEN LYCH GATE WITH STONE WALLS. TWO PLAQUES INSIDE, WW1 WITH NOWY HEAD AND DEOCATIVE BORDE, WW2 PLAIN. CROSSED FLAGS AND CROWN ABOVE TEXT ON WW1 PLAQUE
Inscription
(ACROSS GABLE) GREATER LOVE HATH NO MAN THAN THIS, THAT A MAN LAY DOWN HIS LIFE FOR HIS FRIENDS/ AUGUST 4TH 1914 NOVEMBER 11 1918 (PLAQUE 1) TO THE GLORY OF GOD AND IN/ GRATEFUL REMEMBRANCE OF THE MEN OF THIS PARISH/ WHO SACRIFICED THEIR LIVES IN THE GREAT WAR/ 1914 - 1918/ (NAMES)/ "NOT ONE OF THEM IS FORGOTTEN"/ ERECTED BY THE PARISHIONERS A.D. 1919 (PLAQUE 2) IN GRATEFUL MEMORY OF/ THE MEN OF THIS PARISH WHO GAVE/ THEIR LIVES FOR THEIR COUNTRY/ 1939 - 1945/ (NAMES)
Inscription legible?
yes
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 5
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 5
    Exact count: no
    Information shown: rank,year died,regiment,place of death,forename,manner of death
    Order of information: Undefined
Components
  • Plaques / Panels with names
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Bronze
  • Wall
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Stone
  • Roof
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Wood
Listing information
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A

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