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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
Gaffin of Regent Street London
Ceremony
  • Unveiled
    Date: 1918
    Attended by: Faculty
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
4491
Current location

5
St Mary's Church
School Street
Stoke By Nayland
Babergh
Suffolk
CO6 4QY
England

OS Grid Ref: TL 98613 36281
Denomination: Church of England

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Description
Tablet with regimental crest at the top.
Inscription
TO THE GLORY OF GOD AND IN LOVING MEMORY OF JOSHUA ROBERT ROWLEY, / CAPTAIN, HIGHLAND LIGHT INFANTR, / ATTACHED 1ST BATTALION 5TH SUFFOLK REGIMENT, / YOUNGER SON OF / SIR JOSHUA T ROWLEY, BART, AND THE HONBLE LADY ROWLEY, / KILLED IN ACTION AT GAZA 2ND NOVEMBER 1917 / AGED 24. / "HE SHALL GIVE HIS ANGELS CHARGE OVER THEE"
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Rowley, Joshua Robert
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Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 1
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 1
    Exact count: no
    Information shown: Forenme, middle name, surname, rank, regiment, relationships, manner of death, place of death, date of death, age at death
    Order of information: Undefined
Components
  • Tablet
    Measurements: height 609mm, width 939mm
    Materials: Marble - White
Listing information
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Trust income to provide Almhouse Nurse.
Sponsorship
Private

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