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Memorial details

Memorial type
Board / Plaque / Tablet
District
Babergh
Town
Woolverstone
County
Suffolk
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918)
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
4520
Current location

Next to Woolverstone Park and Nelson Avenue
St Michael Church
Off the Main Road
Woolverstone
Babergh
Suffolk
IP9 1AY
England

OS Grid Ref: TM 19018 38580
Denomination: Church of England

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Description
Brass plaque with a Gothic frame representing a gate, with regimental badge at the top.
Inscription
TO THE GLORY OF GOD/ AND IN LOVING MEMORY OF/ HAMILTON HUGH BERNERS/ CAPTAIN IN THE IRISH GUARDS/ WHO WAS KILLED IN ACTION/ ON SEPT 14 1914/ AT SOUPIR NEAR/ VAILLY-SUR-AISNE FRANCE/ YOUNGEST SON OF/ CHARLES H BERNERS/ WOOLVERSONE PARK/ AGED 32 YEARS
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Berners, Hamilton Hugh
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Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 1
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 1
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: Surname, forename, rank, regiment, manner of death, date of death, place of death, age of death, relationships
    Order of information: Undefined
Components
  • Plaque
    Measurements: height 940mm, width 533mm
    Materials: Brass
Listing information
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A

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