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Memorial details

Memorial type
Roll of honour or book of remembrance
District
Newark And Sherwood
Town
Besthorpe
County
Nottinghamshire
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918)
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
38862

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Current location

Holy Trinity Church
The Green
Besthorpe
Newark And Sherwood
Nottinghamshire
NG23 7FL
England

OS Grid Ref: SK 82566 64736
Denomination: Church of England

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Description
BOOK IN PURPOSE MADE INSCRIBED WOODEN BOX
Inscription
On the front of the box: PARISH OF/ BESTHORPE/ RECORD OF MEN WHO/ SERVED WITH THE/ FORCES IN THE/ GREAT WAR/ 1914 - 1918/ (NAMES)
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Collinson, Edwin
Cordy, Charles
Hill, Alfred
Hopkinson, David
Hopkinson, Frank
Hopkinson, Fred
Hopkinson, Harry
Hopkinson, John
North, Harry Johnson
Oates, John Sherbrooke Coape
See details for all 12 names
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 12
    Served and returned: 8
    Died: 4
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: rank, surname, date of death, regiment, forenames, manner of death, decorations
    Order of information: Undefined
Components
  • Casket / Box
    Measurements: depth 100MM, height 280MM, width 350MM
    Materials: Wood
  • Book
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Undefined
Listing information
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A

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