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Memorial details

Memorial type
Board / Plaque / Tablet
District
Carrick
Town
Perranarworthal
County
Cornwall
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918), Second World War (1939-1945)
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
50729
Current location

AT THE REAR OF THE CHURCH ON THE LEFT HAND WALL
ST PIRANS CHURCH
Perranarworthal
Carrick
Cornwall
England

OS Grid Ref: SW 779 389
Denomination: Church of England

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Description
LARGE NOWY HEADED WOODEN BOARD WITH PAINTED INSCRIPTION IN GOLD, RED AND BLACK LETTERING. ADDITIONAL SECTION ADDED TO THE BASE FOR THE WW2 NAMES ROYAL CREST IS DEPICTED IN RELIEF AT THE TOP CENTRE OF THE BOARD WITH THE UNION FLAG AND ROYAL NAVAL FLAG FLANKING IT. TO THE LEFT AND RIGHT HAND SIDES BELOW THE SHIELD ARE TWO GOLD PAINTED LAUREL WREATHS WITH RIBBON. CRUCIFIX DEPICTED EITHER SIDE OF THE WW2 NAMES.
Inscription
IN MEMORY OF THE MEN OF/ PERRAN-AR-WORTHAL/ WHO SERVED IN THE GREAT WAR/ 1914 - 1918/ (NAMES)/ 1939 - 1945/ (NAMES)
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Ansell, F H
Carder, J C
Chapman, J
Clemo, T H
Cook, R C
Cornelius, A J
Cortis, C
Cortis, W
Dale, W H
Datson, T J
See details for all 74 names
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 123
    Served and returned: 112
    Died: 11
    Exact count: no
    Information shown: surname,rank,forename,manner of death,additional
    Order of information: surname,rank,forename,additional,manner of death
  • Second World War (1939-1945)
    Total names on memorial: 20
    Served and returned: 10
    Died: 10
    Exact count: no
    Information shown: surname
    Order of information: surname
Components
  • Board
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Wood
Listing information
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A

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