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Memorial details

Memorial type
Pillar / Column
District
Chichester
Town
Fittleworth
County
West Sussex
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918), Second World War (1939-1945)
Ceremony
  • Unveiled
    Date: 13th November 1949
    Attended by: GEN SIR MILES DEMPSEY GBE, KC, DSO, MC.
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
43450
Current location

St Mary the Virgin Church
Church Lane
Fittleworth
Chichester
West Sussex
RH20 1HL
England

OS Grid Ref: TQ 00930 19280
Denomination: Church of England

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Description
SQUAT STONE COLUMN
Inscription
12 O'CLOCK FACE : IN MEMORY OF THE MEN OF / THIS PARISH WHO FELL IN / THE GREAT WAR 1914 - 1918 / (NAMES) / THINE O LORD ID THE VICTORY / THEY LOVE NOT THEIR LIVES / UNTO THE DEATH 6 O'CLOCK FACE : IN MEMORY OF THE MEN OF / THIS PARISH WHO FELL ON / ACTIVE SERVICE IN THE / SECOND WORLD WAR + / 1939 - 1945 / (NAMES) / REST ETERNAL GRANT UNTO / THEM O LORD --- / AND MAY LIGHT PERPETUAL / SHINE UPON THEM
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Ayluin, Arthur
Balcombe, Francis C
Barnett, Ernest A
Boxall, Reginald
Cobbey, Joseph
Goff, George
Gramshaw, William B
Hawkins, William
Johnson, Frederick A
Johnson, Walter H F
See details for all 18 names
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 18
    Served and returned: Undefined
    Died: 18
    Exact count: no
    Information shown: forename
    Order of information: forename
  • Second World War (1939-1945)
    Total names on memorial: 8
    Served and returned: Undefined
    Died: 8
    Exact count: no
    Information shown: surname,forename
    Order of information: surname,forename
Components
  • Pillar
    Measurements: depth 1060 MM, height 1680 MM, width 1080 MM
    Materials: Stone
Listing information
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A

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