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Memorial details

Memorial type
Board / Plaque / Tablet
Town
Hoarwithy
County
Hereford And Worcester
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918), Second World War (1939-1945), 20th Century Wars (1900-1999)
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
32865
Current location

St Catherine's Church
Hoarwithy
Hereford And Worcester
HR2 6 QH
England

OS Grid Ref: SO 54574 29405
Denomination: Church of England

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Description
NOWY-HEADED WHITE MARBLE TABLET MOUNTED ONTO A BLACK MARBLE BACKBOARD. INSCRIPTION IN BLACK LETTERING GOLD COLOURED WREATH AT THE TOP OF THE TABLET
Inscription
1914./ 1918./ THANKS BE TO GOD/ IN MEMORY OF/ (NAMES)/ LET US NOW PRAISE FAMOUS MEN AND OUR/ FATHER THAT BEGOT US. THE LORD HATH/ WROUGHT GREAT POWER FROM THE/ BEGINNING/ THIS TABLET WAS ERECTED BY THE/ PARISHIONERS DEEPLY GRATEFUL FOR THE/ SPLENDID SACRIFICE OF BRAVE MEN/ THOSE WHO HAVE FALLEN SINCE 1919/ (NAMES)
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Clarke, Herbert
Davies, Albert
Edwards, George H
Edwards, Leonard
Gwilliam, James
Innes, James
Keddle, Ernest
Lewis, William I
Prewett, Albert E
Prosser, James
See details for all 15 names
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 15
    Served and returned: Undefined
    Died: 15
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: surname,year died,regiment,forename
    Order of information: surname,forename,regiment,year died
  • Second World War (1939-1945)
    Total names on memorial: 2
    Served and returned: Undefined
    Died: 2
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: surname,year died,regiment,forename
    Order of information: surname,forename,regiment,year died
  • 20th Century Wars (1900-1999)
    Total names on memorial: 1
    Served and returned: Undefined
    Died: 1
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: year died,regiment,forename
    Order of information: Undefined
Components
  • Backboard
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Marble - Black
  • Tablet
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Marble - White
Listing information
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A

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