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Memorial details

Memorial type
Board / Plaque / Tablet
District
East Hampshire
Town
Blackmoor
County
Hampshire
Country
England
Commemoration
Second World War (1939-1945)
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
48452
Current location

St Matthews Church
Blackmoor
East Hampshire
Hampshire
England

OS Grid Ref: SU 780 335
Denomination: Church of England

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Description
WOODEN BOARD WITH CURVED TOP AND BOTTOM CORNERS. CARVED, GILT LETTERING IN ROMAN CAPS. TOP EDGE OF MOULDED BORDERS GILDED.
Inscription
TO THE/ GLORY OF GOD/ AND IN LOVING MEMORY OF THE/BLACKMOOR MEN/ WHO GAVE THEIR LIVES IN THE WAR/ 1939-1945/ (Names)/ WHERE I AM THERE SHALL ALSO MY SERVANT BE
Inscription legible?
yes
Commemorations
  • Second World War (1939-1945)
    Total names on memorial: 8
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 8
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: surname,rank,regiment,forename
    Order of information: surname
Components
  • Board
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Wood
Listing information
  • CHURCH OF ST MATTHEW
  • Grade II*
  • This memorial is protected, and listed on the National Heritage List for England maintained by Historic England. View list entry
  • More about listing and the protection of historic places can be found on the Historic England website
  • Historic England
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A
Reference

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