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Memorial details

Memorial type
Board / Plaque / Tablet
District
Boothferry
Town
Althorpe
County
Humberside
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918)
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
51660
Current location

WEST WALL OF THE NAVE
ST OSWALDS CHURCH
Main St
Althorpe
Boothferry
Humberside
England

OS Grid Ref: SE 834 096
Denomination: Church of England

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Description
Rectangualr white marble tablet with cornice top and bottom, overlaid with marble curtain effect on black marble backboard, supported by two stone corbels. Black inscription
Inscription
TO THE GLORY OF GOD AND IN MEMORY OF/ THE MEN OF THIS PARISH WHO FELL IN/ THE GREAT WAR 1914 - 1919./ (Names) / "BE THOU FAITHFUL UNTO DEATH, AND I WILL GIVE THEE A CROWN OF LIFE."
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Barnard, William Henry
Barton, Herbert
Colley, James
Cowling, John William
Crackle, William
Dent, Arthur
Dunderdale, Tom
Pullen, Albert Victor
Rose, Arthur
Scott, George William
See details for all 16 names
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 36
    Served and returned: 18
    Died: 18
    Exact count: no
    Information shown: surname,rank,regiment,forename
    Order of information: surname,forename,rank,regiment
Components
  • Backboard
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Marble - Black
  • Tablet
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Marble - White
Listing information
Condition
History
DATE UNKNOWN: ACCORDING TO THE FACULTY BOOK 14 P203 THE TABLET WAS MOVED FROM ITS ORIGINAL LOCATION TO ITS CURRENT LOCATION ON THE WEST WALL OF THE NAVE
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A

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