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Memorial details

Memorial type
Board / Plaque / Tablet
District
Windsor And Maidenhead
Town
Maidenhead
County
Berkshire
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918), Second World War (1939-1945)
Maker
Mr E Jennings, Messrs Cripps and Green
Ceremony
  • Unveiled
    Date: 25th April 1920
    Attended by: Mr Leach (Mr Ada's brother in law).
  • Dedicated
    Date: Unknown
    Attended by: Local Clergy/Dignitaries
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
3875
Current location

Memorial is inside the church on wall.
Baptist Church
Marlow Road
Maidenhead
Windsor And Maidenhead
Berkshire
SL6 7AQ
England

OS Grid Ref: SU 88476 81392
Denomination: Baptist

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Description
Brass plaque with inscription, which has black capitals except quotation which is in lower case. No decoration except for line bordering inscription.
Inscription
TO THE GLORY OF GOD/ AND IN MEMORY OF/ ARTHUR FLETCHER ADA/ FOR MANY YEARS THE HIGHLY ESTEEMED AND FAITHFUL ORGANIST OF THIS CHURCH/ WHO FELL IN THE NAVAL ATTACK OF ZEBRUGGEE APRIL 22ND 1918 AGED 35 YEARS/ AND OF (NAMES) WHO FELL IN THE GREAT WAR 1914-1918. AND OF DERYCK J.M. MARTIN R.A.F. V.R./KILLED ON ACTIVE SERVICE 11TH OCTOBER 1943/ GREATER LOVE HATH NO MAN THAN THIS, THAT A MAN LAY DOWN HIS LIFE FOR HIS FRIENDS.
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Ada, Arthur Fletcher
Austin, Reginald
Bishop, Roy
Dashwood, John L
Hodges, George
Martin, Deryck J M
Pym, Frank
Scott, Alfred K
Scott, Douglas
Scott, Harry
See details for all 13 names
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 12
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 12
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: forename,surname, place of death, decorations
    Order of information: forename,surname, place of death, decorations
  • Second World War (1939-1945)
    Total names on memorial: 1
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 1
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: forename, surname, decorations, manner of death, date of death.
    Order of information: forename, surname, regiment, manner of death, date of death.
Components
  • Memorial
    Measurements: depth 0.2 mm, height 384 mm, width 761 mm
    Materials: Brass
Listing information
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A
Reference
  • SL6 19.1
  • Maidenhead Advertiser April 28th 1920.

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