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Memorial details

Memorial type
Chapel: Dedicated within church building
District
East Hertfordshire
Town
Braughing
County
Hertfordshire
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918)
Maker
F V Ellis
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
3751
Current location

ST MARY THE VIRGIN CHURCH
Braughing
East Hertfordshire
Hertfordshire
SG11
England

OS Grid Ref: TL 396 252
Denomination: Church of England

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Description
Chapel and window with three lights: the one on the right is a figure in armour (Godfrey), the one in the middle St George and the one in the left is depicting a figure in uniform, (General) Gordon.
Inscription
Window: THANKS BE TO/ GOD WHO GIVETH US THE VICTORY Chapel: THIS CHAPEL HAS BEEN/ FURNISHED AND THE WINDOW/ ABOVE ERECTED TO THE GLORY/ OF GOD AND IN LOVING MEMORY/ OF FREDERICK LONGMAN OF/ PEMBROKE COLLEGE CAMBRIDGE/ AND OF UPPHALL IN THIS/ PARISH/ LIEUTENANT IN THE/ 4TH BATALLION OF H. M. REGIMENT/ THE ROYAL FUSILIERS/ HE FELL FIGHTING BRAVELY/ FOR HIS KING AND COUNTRY/ AT HERLIES IN NORTHERN/ FRANCE ON THE 24TH YEAR OF HIS AGE OCTOBER 18TH 1914/ MULTIS ILLE BONIS FLEBILIS/ OCCIDIT [Many good men will weep at his death] HORACE ODES 1-24/ GREATER LOVE HALTH NO MAN/ THAN THIS THAT A MAN LAY DOWN HIS LIFE FOR HIS FRIENDS.
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Longman, F
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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: Surname, forename, rank, regiment, manner of death, place of death, age of death, date of death, aditional
    Order of information: Undefined
Components
  • Memorial
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Undefined
Listing information
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A

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