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Memorial details

Memorial type
Board / Plaque / Tablet
District
Bournemouth
Town
Bournemouth
County
Dorset
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918)
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
51386
Current location

St Augustin's Church
St Augustin's Road
Bournemouth
Bournemouth
Dorset
BH2 6NX
England

OS Grid Ref: SZ 08930 92439
Denomination: Church of England

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Description
UPRIGHT RECTANGULAR BRONZE PLAQUE WITH SEMI CIRCULAR TOP THE TOP OF THE PLAQUE HAS A CENTRAL FIGURE OF CHRIST WITH HIS HANDS OUTSTRETCHED HOLDING PALMS IN HIS HANDS. TWO ANGELS ARE BEHIND HIM. THERE IS A LARGE CENTRAL CROSS ON THE MAIN PORTION OF THE MEMORIAL WITH THE TWO COLUMNS OF NAMES ON EITHER SIDE OF THE VERTICAL POST OF THE CROSS. UNDER THE LOWER INSCRIPTION ARE THREE CHERUBS FACES WHICH ARE SURROUNDED BY WINGS.
Inscription
IN EVERLASTING/ MEMORY/ OF THOSE WHOSE NAMES/ ARE HERE INSCRIBED/ WHO GAVE THEIR LIVES/ IN THE GREAT WAR AD 1914 - 1918/ (NAMES)/ REST ETERNAL GRANT UNTO THEM O LORD/ AND MAY LIGHT PERPETUAL SHINE UPON THEM
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Adlem, William
Andrews, Charles
Barnes, Richard
Barrow, Norman
Birdwood, Gordon
Blair, Aleander
Brown, William C
Bumstead, George
Burgess, Guy
Chaplin, Aubrey
See details for all 66 names
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 0
    Served and returned: Undefined
    Died: Undefined
    Exact count: no
    Information shown: surname,forename,decorations
    Order of information: surname,forename,decorations
Components
  • Plaque
    Measurements: height 1680MM, width 530MM
    Materials: Bronze
Listing information
Condition
History
MEMORIAL MOVED WITHIN THE CHURCH
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A

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