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Memorial details

Memorial type
Board / Plaque / Tablet
District
Newbury
Town
Compton
County
Berkshire
Country
England
Commemoration
Second World War (1939-1945)
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
41608
Current location

ST MARY AND ST NICHOLAS CHURCH
Compton
Newbury
Berkshire
England

OS Grid Ref: SU 527 797
Denomination: Church of England

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Description
RECTANGULAR TABLET
Inscription
TO THE GLORY OF GOD INMEMORY OF THE MEN OF COMPTON/ WHO GAVE THEIR LIVES IN THE WAR 1939 - 1945/ (NAMES)
Inscription legible?
yes
Commemorations
  • Second World War (1939-1945)
    Total names on memorial: 8
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 8
    Exact count: no
    Information shown: surname,forename
    Order of information: surname
Components
  • Tablet
    Measurements: height 30IN, width 24IN
    Materials: Stone - Portland
Listing information
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A

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