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Memorial details

Memorial type
Board / Plaque / Tablet
District
Hertsmere
Town
Letchmore Heath
County
Hertfordshire
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918)
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
40054
Current location

Private Residence
Letchmore Heath
Hertsmere
Hertfordshire
England

OS Grid Ref: Undefined
Denomination: Undefined

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Description
Rectangular stone tablet with inscription located on external wall of private house
Inscription
LEST WE FORGET / ARTHUR WILLIAM BURNELL / LEFT THIS HOUSE / JUNE 7TH 1916 / TO FIGHT FOR HIS KING AND COUNTRY / AND FELL IN ACTION IN FRANCE / NOV 3RD 1918 AGED 39 YEARS
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Burnell, Arthur William
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Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 1
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 1
    Exact count: no
    Information shown: Forenames, surname, date of enlistment, manner of death, country of death, date of death, age of death
    Order of information: Undefined
Components
  • Tablet
    Measurements: height 300MM, width 460MM
    Materials: Stone
Listing information
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A
Reference

This record comprises all information held by IWM’s War Memorials Register for this memorial. Where we hold a names list for the memorial, this information will be displayed on the memorial record. Please check back as we are adding more names to the database.

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