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Memorial details

Memorial type
Board / Plaque / Tablet
District
Beverley
Town
Beverley
County
Humberside
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918)
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
34715

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Current location

On the wall of the north aisle of the nave
BEVERLEY MINSTER
Minster Yard North
Beverley
Beverley
Humberside
HU17 0UE
England

OS Grid Ref: TA 03736 39257
Denomination: Church of England

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Description
Rectangular brass plaque with a border decoarated with quatrefoils. In the top 2 corners a design of leaves. The inscription is coloured black with red initial letters and is underneath a black latin cross.
Inscription
To the Glory of God/ and/ to the Memory of/ Edgar W. Walker./ Captain, 3rd. Battn./ East Yorkshire Regiment./ Killed near Armentieres/ 28th. October 1914./ "Thy will be done."/ This Tablet is erected by his Father/ Rear Admiral C. F. Walker
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Walker, Edgar W
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Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 1
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 1
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: Forename, surname, rank, unit, regiment, place of death, date of death, manner of death, relationships ,additional
    Order of information: Undefined
Components
  • Plaque
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Brass
Listing information
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A
Sponsorship
Private
Reference
  • YORKSHIRE HEROES VOL. II HISTORIC EAST RIDING TOWN OF BEVERLEY by MANN, MALCOLM K 83 Source: Image Library NIWM

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