Memorial details

Memorial type
Board / Plaque / Tablet
District
North Kesteven
Town
Heckington
County
Lincolnshire
Country
England
Commemoration
Second World War (1939-1945)
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
43143

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Current location

South wall of the south aisle.
St Andrews Church
Church Street
Heckington
North Kesteven
Lincolnshire
NG34 9RJ
England

OS Grid Ref: TF 14291 44126
Denomination: Church of England

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Description
Brass plaque on wooden backboard resting on the window sill below the central light of the WW1 window. Inscription at the top and names in three columns below. Writing is incised and picked out in black, capital letters of all words are in red.
Inscription
Remember Also These Who Fell/ In The Second World War 1935-1945/ (names)
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Bailey, F
Bembridge, R
Brummitt, J
Bush, W. H.
Caswell, J
Dickson, F
Kemp, L
Phillips, A
Reddish, J
Walker, G. W. G.
See details for all 12 names
Commemorations
  • Second World War (1939-1945)
    Total names on memorial: 12
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 12
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: Surname, initials, regiment
    Order of information: Surname
Components
  • Plaque
    Measurements: depth 3mm, height 260 mm, width 445mm
    Materials: Brass
  • Backboard
    Measurements: depth 23mm, height 290mm, width 475mm
    Materials: Wood
Listing information
  • CHURCH OF ST ANDREW
  • Grade I
  • This memorial is protected, and listed on the National Heritage List for England maintained by Historic England. View list entry
  • More about listing and the protection of historic places can be found on the Historic England website
  • Historic England
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A
Reference
  • Air Force Memorials of Lincolnshire 3rd edition by Ingham, Mike 36 Published:Midland Publishing Limited 1990 Leicester

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