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Memorial details

Memorial type
Board / Plaque / Tablet
District
Crawley
Town
Crawley
County
West Sussex
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918)
Maker
HARRY BACON (Wood Carver)
Ceremony
  • Faculty Granted
    Date: 04th November 1921
    Attended by: UNKNOWN
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
40083
Current location

North wall
St John the Baptist Church
Church Walk
Crawley
Crawley
West Sussex
RH10 1BQ
England

OS Grid Ref: TQ 26869 36544
Denomination: Church of England

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Description
A carved wooden board with broken swan necked pediment. Carved inscription. Music stand with laurel wreath carved at the top centre of the board. Banner and scrolling design carved at the base
Inscription
IN PROUD AND GRATEFUL MEMORY / OF / (names)/ OF THE CRAWLEY TOWN BAND / WHO MADE THE SUPREME SACRIFICE / 1914 - 1918 / THEIR NAME LIVETH FOR EVERMORE
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Clark, W
Duffell, D
Fieldwick, C
Foote, C
Guilderson, W
Heather, A
Hygate, H P
Rice, C
Rice, W
See details for all 9 names
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 9
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 9
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: surname
    Order of information: surname
Components
  • Board
    Measurements: depth 15mm, height 600mm, width 1300mm
    Materials: Wood - Oak
Listing information
Condition
History
2001: BOARD HAS SPLIT IN HALF BUT IS STILL ATTACHED TO THE WALL
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A
Reference
  • Geograph - www.geograph.org.uk/photo/2551446 - accessed 1 May 2020

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