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Memorial details

Memorial type
Gate
District
Thamesdown
Town
Broad Blunsdon
County
Wiltshire
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918)
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
43354
Current location

ST LEONARDS CHURCH
Churchway
Broad Blunsdon
Thamesdown
Wiltshire
England

OS Grid Ref: SU 150 900
Denomination: Church of England

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Description
LYCH GATE WITH 2 PLAQUES GIVING INSCRIPTION AND NAMES SET ON EACH SIDE OF INNER WALLS.
Inscription
DEDICATED TO MEMORY OF THE MEN OF BROAD BLUNSDON / WHO GAVE THEIR LIVES FOR KING AND COUNTRY / IN THE GREAT WAR A.D. 1914-1919
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Broad, William
Brown, Charles
Cook, Ernest
Cooles, Raymond
Farmour, Thomas
Forman, Harry
Green, Leonard
Hiett, George
King, George
Parrott, Simon
See details for all 16 names
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 16
    Served and returned: Undefined
    Died: 16
    Exact count: no
    Information shown: surname,forename
    Order of information: surname
Components
  • Roof
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Slate
  • Gate posts
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Stone
  • Plaques
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Stone
  • Gate
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Wood
Listing information
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A

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