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Memorial details

Memorial type
Trophy / Relic
District
West Lindsey
Town
Brocklesby
County
Lincolnshire
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918)
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
42985

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Current location

All Saints Church
Brocklesby Road
Brocklesby
West Lindsey
Lincolnshire
DN41 8PJ
England

OS Grid Ref: TA 13966 11313
Denomination: Church of England

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Description
A military sword with an associated plaque.
Inscription
THIS SWORD WAS CARRIED BY/ CHARLES SACKVILLE, LORD WORSLEY/ LIEUTENANT, ROYAL HORSE GUARDS/ WHO DIED FOR HIS KING AND COUNTRY/ AT ZANDVOORDE ON 30TH OCTOBER 1914./ BURIED IN YPRES CEMETERY./ DULCE ET DECORUM EST PRO PATRIA MORI
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Worsley, (lord)
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Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 1
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 1
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: Surname, forename, rank, regiment, place of birth, manner of death, place of death, date of death, place of burial.
    Order of information: Undefined
Components
  • Plaque
    Measurements: height 19cm, width 28cm
    Materials: Brass
Listing information
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A

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