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Memorial details

Memorial type
Board / Plaque / Tablet
District
South Kesteven
Town
Ancaster
County
Lincolnshire
Country
England
Commemoration
Second World War (1939-1945)
Ceremony
  • Unveiled
    Date: 1952?
    Attended by:
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
3732
Current location

Inside
on the south wall next to the altar.
St Martin’s Church
Ermine Street
Ancaster
South Kesteven
Lincolnshire
NG32 3PW
England

OS Grid Ref: SK 98273 43573
Denomination: Church of England

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Description
Square Ancaster stone tablet with inscription in blue and red lettering. Names and date are in red. The dedication and service are in blue. Variegated design border around the edge, with hatching sides, a trefoil at the top and waves at the bottom.
Inscription
REMEMBER WITH THANKSGIVING / THESE MEN OF ANCASTER WHO GAVE THEIR LIVES IN THE WAR / 1939 - 1945 / (NAMES) / THEIR NAME LIVETH FOR EVERMORE
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Bentley, George
Bowcock, Frederick Henry
Dickinson, Albert
Fidler, Basil Edward
Parnham, Herbert
Wheatley, James Sydney
Winter, John Leslie
See details for all 7 names
Commemorations
  • Second World War (1939-1945)
    Total names on memorial: 7
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 7
    Exact count: no
    Information shown: surname,regiment,forename
    Order of information: forename,surname,regiment and service.
Components
  • Tablet
    Measurements: depth 120MM, height 900MM, width 900MM
    Materials: Stone - Ancaster
Listing information
Condition
Costs

Site: Site was given free of charge.

Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A
Sponsorship
Public
Responsibility
Church
Reference
  • Faculty 31 in 1952 Faculty Book dated 20th January

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