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Memorial details

Memorial type
Board / Plaque / Tablet
District
Malvern Hills
Town
Astley
County
Hereford And Worcester
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918)
Ceremony
  • Unveiled
    Date: 01st June 1921
    Attended by: Local Clergy/Dignitaries
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
37840
Current location

Astley CE School
School La
Astley
Malvern Hills
Hereford And Worcester
DY13 0NP
England

OS Grid Ref: SO 794 688
Denomination: Undefined

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Description
Wall-mounted, nowy-headed wooden board. Carved inscription. Worcestershire County Arms carved top centre.
Inscription
1914 1918/ ASTLEY SCHOOL/ FORMER SCHOLARS WHO GAVE THEIR /LIVES IN THE GREAT WAR/ (Names)/ AT THE GOING DOWN OF THE/ SUN AND IN THE MORNING/ WE WILL REMEMBER THEM
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Bond, Arthur T
Boucher, Dan
Boucher, John
Brown, William
Bullock, Charles
Footman, Robert
Meredith, Henry
Morris, Alfred
Richards, William
Shepherd, John Edward
See details for all 10 names
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 10
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 10
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: forename, surname
    Order of information: Undefined
Components
  • Board
    Measurements: height 780MM, width 840MM
    Materials: Wood - Oak
Listing information
Condition
History
RENOVATED AND MOVED WITHIN SCHOOL IN 2000.
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A

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