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Memorial details

Memorial type
Lamp or lighting
District
Chichester
Town
Bury
County
West Sussex
Country
England
Commemoration
Second World War (1939-1945)
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
43392
Current location

ST JOHN THE EVANGELIST CHURCH
Bury
Chichester
West Sussex
England

OS Grid Ref: TQ 017 131
Denomination: Church of England

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Description
SANCTUARY LAMP WITH ASSOCIATED PLAQUE
Inscription
THE SANCTUARY LAMP WAS GIVEN/ BY THE PARENTS AND BROTHER OF/ SGT HAROLD ELLIOTT R.A.F.V.R./ WHO GAVE HIS LIFE ON 9TH JUNE 1942/ IN MEMORY OF HIS FAITHFUL SERVICE/ AS SERVER, CHORISTER AND/ READER IN THIS CHURCH/ DEO GRATIA
Inscription legible?
yes
Commemorations
  • Second World War (1939-1945)
    Total names on memorial: 1
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 1
    Exact count: no
    Information shown: rank,year died,regiment,forename,relationships,occupation
    Order of information: Undefined
Components
  • Plaque
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Brass
Listing information
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A
Sponsorship
Private

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