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Memorial details

Memorial type
Board / Plaque / Tablet
District
Warwick
Town
Wasperton
County
Warwickshire
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918)
Ceremony
  • Unveiled
    Date: January 1920
    Attended by: Local Clergy/Dignitaries
  • Dedicated
    Date: January 1920
    Attended by: Local Clergy/Dignitaries
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
38566
Current location

Narrow drive off western end of Main Street,
St. John the Baptist Church
Main Street
Wasperton
Warwick
Warwickshire
CV35 8EB
England

OS Grid Ref: SP 26571 58780
Denomination: Church of England

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Description
Wall mounted tablet incorporating a carved laurel wreath.
Inscription
TO / THE BRAVE / WHO FELL IN THE GREAT WAR / 1914-1918 / [NAMES] / ERECTED BY THE PARISIONERS IN THANKFULNESS TO ALMIGHTY GOD FOR VICTORY AND IN HONOURED MEMORY OF THEIR SONS-
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Castle, George Alfred
Harling, Cecil
Hewitt, William Charles
Neal, Albert Henry
Powers, William
Ward, Charles William
See details for all 6 names
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 6
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 6
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: year died,regiment,forename
    Order of information: year died
Components
  • Tablet
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Marble - Sicilian
Listing information
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A

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