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Memorial details

Memorial type
Board / Plaque / Tablet
District
Barking
Town
Chadwell Heath
County
Greater London
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918)
Ceremony
  • Unveiled
    Date: 6th December 1919
    Attended by: UNKNOWN
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
46915
Current location

South side of the sanctury
3A
St Chads Church
St Chad's Rd
Chadwell Heath
Barking
Greater London
RM6 6JB
England

OS Grid Ref: TQ 48143 87978
Denomination: Church of England

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Description
Brass in oak frame Small ornamental cross between 1914 and 1919 at top of plaque
Inscription
1914 1919/ HALLOWED IN CHRIST BE THE MEMORY OF ALL THE GALLANT MEN OF THIS/ PARISH WHO FELL IN THE GREAT WAR FOR THE FREEDOM OF THE WORLD/ THEY SHALL YET STAND BEFORE THE THRONE AN EXCEEDING GREAT ARMY/ AND IN THAT MUSTER THERE SHALL BE THESE OUR OWN BELOVED/ IN THAT DAY JESU MERCY/ (NAMES)/ TO THE GLORY OF GOD AND IN GRATEFUL MEMORY OF THOSE WHOSE NAMES/ ARE INSCRIBED ABOVE, THE ROOD AND BEAM WERE ERECTED/ DEC.VI MDCCCCXIX/ MAY THEIR NAMES BE WRITTEN IN HEAVEN
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Allen, W B
Atkinson, Guy
Atkinson, Noel
Balls, W A
Barrier, A
Benning, Percy A
Biggs, Cyril
Bixby, Geo
Boatman, A G
Bock, B
See details for all 97 names
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 97
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 97
    Exact count: no
    Information shown: surname,forename,decorations
    Order of information: surname,forename,decorations
Components
  • Frame
    Measurements: depth 40MM
    Materials: Wood - Oak
  • Plaque
    Measurements: height 1020MM, width 700MM
    Materials: Brass
Listing information
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A
Reference
  • Searching for the Lost Boys: The World War One Memorial, St Chad's Church, Chadwell Heath by Nick Scowen 2013 Published:Nick Scowen 2013 Biographical details of names on memorial. Copy saved to files, gifted by author.

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