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Memorial details

Memorial type
Board / Plaque / Tablet
District
Hinckley And Bosworth
Town
Norton Juxta Twycross
County
Leicestershire
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918)
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
37522
Current location

Holy Trinity Church
Orton Lane
Norton Juxta Twycross
Hinckley And Bosworth
Leicestershire
CV9 3PU
England

OS Grid Ref: SK 32284 07071
Denomination: Church of England

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Description
Wall mounted nowy-headed wooden backboard surmounted by a nowy-headed brass plaque with a decorative dual-lined border band incorporating a foliate design. Engraved inscription area & border infilled in black paint.
Inscription
TO THE / GLORY OF GOD / AND IN / LOVING MEMORY / OF / (3 NAMES) / WHO LAID DOWN THEIR LIVES / IN THE / GREAT WAR / 1914 - 1918 / THIS TABLET IS ERECTED BY A GRATEFUL PARISH
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Brooks, Herbert
Jones, Thomas
Lees, Walter
See details for all 3 names
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 3
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 3
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: surname,regiment,forename
    Order of information: surname
Components
  • Plaque
    Measurements: height 455 mm, width 760 mm
    Materials: Brass
Listing information
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A

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