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Memorial details

Memorial type
Board / Plaque / Tablet
District
East Hampshire
Town
Bentley
County
Hampshire
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918)
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
49202
Current location

St Mary's Church
Church Lane
Bentley
East Hampshire
Hampshire
GU10 5NA
England

OS Grid Ref: SU 78408 44694
Denomination: Church of England

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Description
STONE TABLET WITH INCISED PAINTED LETTERING IN ROMAN CAPITALS SET INTO MOULDED GREY POLISHED STONE FRAME. SHOULDERS OF FRAME INDENTED TO FORM CENTRAL FRAME FOR INCISED DATES AND TWO CROSSED SWORDS BENEATH A LAUREL WREATH.
Inscription
1914 1919/ FOR GOD AND COUNTRY/ IN MEMORY OF THE MEN OF BENTLEY/ WHO GAVE THEIR LIVES IN THE GREAT WAR/ ROYAL NAVY /(NAMES)/ ARMY/ (NAMES)
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Bryant, Jesse
Dewey, Alfred
Dewey, Robert
Dubber, Thomas
Field, Oliver
Friend, George B
Gatcum, Robert
Hathaway, William
Herrington, Cyril M
Karn, James
See details for all 23 names
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 23
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 23
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: surname, forenames, service
    Order of information: service THEN surname
Components
  • Frame
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Stone
  • Tablet
    Measurements: height 810 mm, width 1160 mm
    Materials: Stone
Listing information
  • CHURCH OF ST MARY
  • 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

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