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Memorial details

Memorial type
Board / Plaque / Tablet
District
Stratford On Avon
Town
Hampton Lucy
County
Warwickshire
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918), Second World War (1939-1945)
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
38518
Current location

On the north wall of tower porch,
St. Peter ad Vincula Church
Church Street
Hampton Lucy
Stratford On Avon
Warwickshire
CV35 8BE
England

OS Grid Ref: SP 2560857049
Denomination: Church of England

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Description
Nowy-headed rectangular brass plaque attached to a wall mounted wooden backboard. Incised inscription in black lettering. Black background border incorporating raised decorations; at top of plaque is a crown & cross encircled by a wreath. Either side of this motif are silver leaves & berries. The rest of the border comprises silver oak leaves & acorns.
Inscription
TO THE GLORY OF GOD/ AND IN LOVING MEMORY OF/ (NAMES)/ WHO OFFERED THEIR LIVES IN THE WAR 1914 - 1919/ ALSO OF SIDNEY VICTOR HUCKFIELD/ IN THE WAR 1939 - 1945/ "ETERNAL REST GRANT UNTO THEM O LORD/ AND LET LIGHT PERPETUAL SHINE UPON THEM"
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Burton, Alfred
Gibbs, George
Griffin, John
Huckfield, Sidney Victor
Morris, George
Simmonds, Arnold
See details for all 6 names
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 5
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 5
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: forename
    Order of information: forename
  • Second World War (1939-1945)
    Total names on memorial: 1
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 1
    Exact count: no
    Information shown: forename
    Order of information: Undefined
Components
  • Backboard
    Measurements: depth 30 mm, height 460 mm, width 565 mm
    Materials: Wood
  • Plaque
    Measurements: depth 3 mm, height 395 mm, width 505 mm
    Materials: Brass
Listing information
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A

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