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Memorial details

Memorial type
Board / Plaque / Tablet
District
Stevenage
Town
Shephall
County
Hertfordshire
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918), Second World War (1939-1945)
Ceremony
  • Dedicated
    Date: 14 November 1920
    Attended by: General, the Right Honourable Lord Horne, GCB
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
3753
Current location

Parish Church
Shephall Green
Shephall
Stevenage
Hertfordshire
SG2 9SP
England

OS Grid Ref: TL 25674 22961
Denomination: Church of England

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Description
Two plaques, white marble on black marble. The original square shaped plaque commemorating the First World War sits atop a rectangular shaped plaque, which was added following the end of the Second World War.
Inscription
TO THE GLORY OF GOD / AND IN MEMORY OF THE / MEN CONNECTED WITH THE / PARISH OF SHEPHALL WHO / GAVE THEIR LIVES FOR THEIR / KING AND COUNTRY IN THE / GREAT WAR 1914 - 1918/ (names) / 1939 - 1945/ (names)
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Bradshaw, David Irad
Brown, Reginald Alfred
Bygrave, David
Christian, Robert
Freeman, George
Myers, John
Smith, Ian Stuart Alexander
See details for all 7 names
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 5
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 5
    Exact count: no
    Information shown: Fornname, surname
    Order of information: Alphabetically
  • Second World War (1939-1945)
    Total names on memorial: 2
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 2
    Exact count: no
    Information shown: Forename, surname
    Order of information: Alphabetically
Components
  • Backboard
    Measurements: height 820 mm, width 620 mm
    Materials: Marble - Black
  • Plaques
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Marble - White
Listing information
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A
Sponsorship
Public
Responsibility
The Parish Church

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