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Memorial details

Memorial type
Church Fabric / Fitting: Reredos or screen
District
Test Valley
Town
Wherwell
County
Hampshire
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918)
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
49889
Current location

ST PETER AND HOLY CROSS CHURCH
Wherwell
Test Valley
Hampshire
England

OS Grid Ref: SU 391 409
Denomination: Church of England

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Description
PANELS IN THE CHANCEL SCREEN WITH DEDICATORY WOODEN BOARD. INSCRIPTION IN BLACK AND RED PAINTED LETTERING.
Inscription
TO THE GLORY OF GOD/ AND IN MEMORY OF/ PTE. EDWIN J. OLLIFF./ 1/6 GLOUCESTER REG (SIC) WHO WAS KILLED IN ACTION, IN FRANCE/ ON MARCH 30TH 1917./ BURIED IN SAULCOURT./ THE PANELS IN THE CHANCEL SCREEN/ WERE PLACED BY/ HIS SORROWING PARENTS./ R. I. P.
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Olliff, Edwin J
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Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 2
    Served and returned: 1
    Died: 1
    Exact count: no
    Information shown: rank,year died,regiment,place of death,forename,place of burial,manner of death,relationships,additional
    Order of information: Undefined
Components
  • Screen
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Unknown
  • Board
    Measurements: height 520MM, width 340MM
    Materials: Wood
Listing information
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A
Sponsorship
Private

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