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Memorial details

Memorial type
Board / Plaque / Tablet
District
Babergh
Town
Stoke By Nayland
County
Suffolk
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918)
Maker
Messrs G. Maile & Son Ltd.
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
4490
Current location

St Mary's Church
Church Street
Stoke By Nayland
Babergh
Suffolk
CO6 4QY
England

OS Grid Ref: TL 98599 36279
Denomination: Church of England

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Description
White marble tablet mounted onto a dark grey marble tablet, with regimental crests in the upper corners and dedication written in the centre.
Inscription
TO THE GLORY OF GOD / AND IN LOVING MEMORY OF / CHARLES RONALD ROWLEY, / 2ND LIEUT LANCASHIRE FUSILIERS. / KILLED IN ACTION ON THE SOMME 10TH JULY 1916 / AGED 22 YEARS 11 MONTHS, / / AND REGINALD FREDERICK ROWLEY, / LIEUT ROYAL FIELD ARTILLERY, / KILLED IN ACTION AT ST QUENTIN 21ST MARCH 1918 / AGED 21 YEARS 7 MONTHS. / 2ND AND THIRD SONS OF SIR GEORGE CHARLES ERSKINE ROWLEY, BART, / AND AMY ISABEL HIS WIFE,/ "IN SURE AND CERTAIN HOPE OF A JOYFUL RESURRECTION"
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Rowley, Charles Ronald
Rowley, Reginald Frederick
See details for all 2 names
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 2
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 2
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: Forename, middle name, surname, rank, regiment, manner of death, place of death, date of death, age at death
    Order of information: Date of death
Components
  • Plaque
    Measurements: height 635mm, width 889mm
    Materials: Marble - White
Listing information
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A

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