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Memorial details

Memorial type
Board / Plaque / Tablet
District
South Cambridgeshire
Town
Horningsea
County
Cambridgeshire
Country
England
Commemoration
Second World War (1939-1945), First World War (1914-1918)
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
3562
Current location

Memorial is inside the church
Horningsea Parish Church
St Peter's Church
Church End
Horningsea
South Cambridgeshire
Cambridgeshire
CB25 9JQ
England

OS Grid Ref: TL 49289 62647
Denomination: Church of England

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Description
Wooden board inscribed with names (WW1). Brass plaque inscribed with names (WW2).
Inscription
(WW1 BOARD) TO THE GLORY OF GOD AND IN HONOUR OF/THE MEN OF HORNINGSEA WHO LAID DOWN THEIR LIVES IN THE SERVICE OF THEIR COUNTRY DURING THE GREAT WAR 1914-1918 THEIR NAME LIVETH FOR EVERMORE / [NAMES] / (WW2 PLAQUE) IN MEMORY OF THE MEN FROM HORNINGSEA WHO GAVE THEIR LIVES FOR THEIR COUNTRY 1939-1945 / [NAMES] / ADDITIONAL 1914-1918 / [1 NAME] / 'LEST WE FORGET' Roll of Honour: TO THOSE OF THE PARISH WHO SERVED IN H.M FORCES DURING THE GREAT WAR 1914-1918 AND IN GRATEFUL MEMORY OF THOSE WHO GAVE THEIR LIVES
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Bailey, T.p
Baker, R
Cornwell, Bert E Webb
Ellis, George
Heath, John T
Heath, William
Holmes, Sam
Newman, Harry G
Payne, J
Peacock, W
See details for all 13 names
Commemorations
  • Second World War (1939-1945)
    Total names on memorial: 3
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 3
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: Regiment, place of death, rank, forename, surname
    Order of information: rank, forename (initial), surname, regiment, place of death
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 10
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 10
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: surname,rank,regiment,forename
    Order of information: forename, surname, rank, regiment
Components
  • First World War memorial
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Wood
  • Plaque
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Metal
Listing information
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A
Responsibility
Parochial Church Council

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