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Memorial details

Memorial type
Church Fabric / Fitting: Reredos or screen
District
Leominster
Town
Leintwardine
County
Hereford And Worcester
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918)
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
33193
Current location

LEINTWARDINE CHURCH
Leintwardine
Leominster
Hereford And Worcester
England

OS Grid Ref: SO 404 741
Denomination: Church of England

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Description
REREDOS WITH DEDICATORY METAL PLAQUE WITH INCISED INSCRIPTION IN BLACK LETTERING
Inscription
THIS REREDOS WAS ERECTED BY ENOS CHARNOCK/ SCHOOL MASTER ORGANIST AND CHOIRMASTER 1878:1911./ TO THE GLORY OF GOD AND FOR THE BEAUTIFYING OF THIS SANCTUARY/ AND IN MEMORY OF HIS WIFE AND CHILDREN/ DINAH ELIZABETH CHARNOCK SCHOOLMISTRESS 1878:1903/ DIED NOVEMBER 2ND 1914 AGED 64 YEARS/ HENRY MONCRIEF CHARNOCK DIED MARCH 24TH 1900 AGED 23 YEARS/ ELSIE LINSAY CHARNOCK DIED MARCH 7TH 1903 AGED 19 YEARS/ AND THE BOYS UNDER HIS CARE WHO FELL IN THE GREAT WAR 1914:1918/ OVER SEVENTY OF WHOM JOINED H.M. FORCES FOR THE LOVE OF THEIR/ GOD AND COUNTRY. OF THESE EIGHTEEN MADE THE SUPREME SACRIFICE/ (NAMES)
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Beavan, Daniel N
Bird, William T
Blakeway, George
Cole, William George
Corfield, Robert
Green, Robert
Jones, Abraham J
Jones, Roland George
Malpas, Perry
Morris, Charles T
See details for all 18 names
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 18
    Served and returned: Undefined
    Died: 18
    Exact count: no
    Information shown: forename,additional
    Order of information: forename
Components
  • Plaque
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Metal
Listing information
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A
Sponsorship
Private

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