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Memorial details

Memorial type
Board / Plaque / Tablet
District
South Northamptonshire
Town
Castle Ashby, Northampton
County
Northamptonshire
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918), Second World War (1939-1945)
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
38227
Current location

St. Mary Magdalene Church
Castle Ashby Estate
Castle Ashby
Northampton
South Northamptonshire
Northamptonshire
NN7 1LQ
England

OS Grid Ref: SP 86367 59133
Denomination: Church of England

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Description
Wall mounted triangular-headed marble tablet. Five roses at top of tablet.
Inscription
IN GRATEFUL REMEMBRANCE OF/ (NAMES)/ OF THIS PARISH/ WHO DIED FOR THE HONOUR OF ENGLAND/ AND FOR THE FREEDOM OF THE WORLD/ IN THE GREAT WAR 1914 - 1919/ BE THOU FAITHFUL UNTO DEATH/ AND I WILL GIVE THEE/ A CROWN OF LIFE./ AND OF/ (NAME)/ IN THE WAR 1939 - 1945
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Abbott, William
Ashby, Albert
Ashby, Fred
Ashby, Harry
Ashby, Joseph
Barcock, Bertram James
Barcock, Fred
Berril, Arthur
Berril, Fred
Brogden, George
See details for all 50 names
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 14
    Served and returned: 7
    Died: 7
    Exact count: no
    Information shown: surname,forename
    Order of information: surname,forename
  • Second World War (1939-1945)
    Total names on memorial: 2
    Served and returned: 1
    Died: 1
    Exact count: no
    Information shown: forename
    Order of information: Undefined
Components
  • Tablet
    Measurements: depth c 150 mm, height c 1500 mm, width c 600 mm
    Materials: Marble
Listing information
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A

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