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Memorial details

Memorial type
Board / Plaque / Tablet
District
Chelmsford
Town
Little Baddow
County
Essex
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918)
Maker
Gawthorp and Sons (Manufacturer)
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
45611
Current location

St Mary the Virgin Church
Church Road
Little Baddow
Chelmsford
Essex
CM3 4BN
England

OS Grid Ref: TL 76449 08064
Denomination: Church of England

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Description
Rectangular brass plaque , the longer axis horizontal . A border of laurel leaves within single lines with rosettes at the corners . At top RAF wings and motto set in a shallow trefoil shape inset into the border . The dedication and border are all incised and coloured black.
Inscription
IN LOVING MEMORY OF/ CAPT: LIONEL MOSTYN WOODHOUSE, M.C. D.F.C.,/ ROYAL AIR FORCE,/ ELDEST SON OF ARTHUR LIONEL AND ISOBEL WOODHOUSE,/ TOFTS, LITTLE BADDOW,/ KILLED IN ACTION IN FRANCE./ BORN 10TH DECEMBER 1896,/ DIED 27TH SEPTEMBER 1918./ "AND THEY SHALL BE MINE SAITH THE LORD OF HOSTS IN THAT DAY WHEN I MAKE UP MY JEWELS."
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Woodhouse, Lionel Mostyn
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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: rank , given names , surname , awards , unit , family relationships , manner of death , place of death ,date of birth , date of death
    Order of information: Undefined
Components
  • Plaque
    Measurements: height 310MM, width 630MM
    Materials: Brass
Listing information
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A

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