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Memorial details

Memorial type
Board / Plaque / Tablet
District
South Herefordshire
Town
Madley
County
Hereford And Worcester
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918), Second World War (1939-1945)
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
32930
Current location

Madley Parish Church
1 St Mary's Close
Madley
South Herefordshire
Hereford And Worcester
HR2 9DP
England

OS Grid Ref: SO 42000 38710
Denomination: Church of England

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Description
Ornate nowy-headed wooden board with inscription divided into separate sections within it. WW1 inscription is at the top and WW2 inscription is at the base. Inscription in gold painted lettering Crucifix in the upper centre section of the board. Rose shaped bosses border each section. Three unknown coloured crests at the top of the board
Inscription
Upper Left: THESE SERVED THEIR/ KING AND COUNTRY/ (Names) Upper Right: IN THE WAR OF/ 1914 - 1919/ (Names) Centre: GREATER LOVE/ HATH NO MAN/ THAN THIS/ THAT A MAN LAY/ DOWN HIS LIFE/ FOR HIS FRIENDS/ THESE MADE THE/ SUPREME SACRIFICE/ (Names) Base: THESE MADE THE SUPREME SACRIFICE/ 1939 - 1945/ (Names)/ IN GRATITUDE AND HONOUR TO BRAVE MEN
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Addis, E J
Bagley, F
Bagley, S
Bailey, C W
Bailey, W
Bethel, G S
Bethel, S
Bowkett, A H
Bradley, R
Broad, E
See details for all 67 names
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 67
    Served and returned: 58
    Died: 9
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: surname
    Order of information: surname
  • Second World War (1939-1945)
    Total names on memorial: 9
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 9
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: forename
    Order of information: forename
Components
  • Board
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Wood
Listing information
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A

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