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Memorial details

Memorial type
Board / Plaque / Tablet
District
Newbury
Town
Newbury
County
Berkshire
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918)
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
41428
Current location

On the right of the Nave
Newbury Baptist Church
Cheap St
Newbury
Newbury
Berkshire
RG14 5DD
England

OS Grid Ref: SU 47301 66825
Denomination: Baptist

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Description
Nowy-headed wall-mounted brass plaque with wreath at top and black incised inscription and single line border.
Inscription
THIS TABLET GRATEFULLY/ COMMEMORATES THE NAMES OF THE/ MEN ASSOCIATED WITH THIS CHURCH/ AND ITS VILLAGE MISSIONS WHO LAID/ DOWN THEIR LIVES IN THE GREAT WAR/ 1914 - 1918/ (Names)/ "THEY WERE A WALL UNTO US BOTH/ BY NIGHT AND BY DAY"
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Austin, John
Belcher, Stanley
Bew, Arthur J
Bew, Frederick
Bew, Leonard
Butler, Harry
Davies, Edgar
Freeman, Harold
Fry, Ernest
Hiscock, Frederick
See details for all 19 names
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 20
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 20
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: forename
    Order of information: Undefined
Components
  • Plaque
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Brass
Listing information
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A
Responsibility
BAPTIST CHURCH

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