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Memorial details

Memorial type
Board / Plaque / Tablet
District
Winchester
Town
Hambledon
County
Hampshire
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918)
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
50657
Current location

ST PETER AND ST PAUL CHURCH
Hambledon
Winchester
Hampshire
England

OS Grid Ref: SU 645 152
Denomination: Church of England

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Description
NOWY HEADED BRONZE PLAQUE WITH INSCRIPTION IN WHITE LETTERING. GARLAND DEPICTED IN RELIEF ON THE LEFT AND RIGHT HAND SIDES AND BASE OF THE PLAQUE COLOURED REGIMENTAL BADGE DEPICTED AT THE TOP CENTRE OF THE PLAQUE
Inscription
IN LOVING MEMORY OF/ JOHN GOLDSMITH/ CAPTAIN ROYAL MARINE LIGHT INFANTRY/ ELDER SON OF EDWARD GOLDSMITH/ HE GAVE HIS LIFE IN FRANCE 11 MAY 1917/ AGED 34 YEARS/ HIS BODY LIES IN ETAPLES/ THE LOT IS CAST INTO THE LAP BUT THE/ WHOLE DISPOSING THEREOF IS OF THE LORD
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Marine, Royal
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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,age of death,relationships
    Order of information: Undefined
Components
  • Plaque
    Measurements: height 370MM, width 390MM
    Materials: Bronze
Listing information
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A

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