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Memorial details

Memorial type
Board / Plaque / Tablet
District
Stratford On Avon
Town
Aston Cantlow
County
Warwickshire
Country
England
Commemoration
Second World War (1939-1945), First World War (1914-1918)
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
51857
Current location

St. John the Baptist Church
Church Lane
Aston Cantlow
Stratford On Avon
Warwickshire
B95 6JB
England

OS Grid Ref: SP 13763 59865
Denomination: Church of England

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Description
Brass plaque mounted on wooden backboard inscribed with the names of the men who served in WW1, below which is another brass plaque on which is inscribed the names of the men who served in WW2.
Inscription
THIS TABLET IS TO COMMEMORATE THE SERVICES OF THE MEN OF THIS VILLAGE WHO TOOK PART IN THE GREAT WAR 1914-1918 / NAMES OF FALLEN / (NAMES) / THEIR NAME LIVETH FOR EVERMORE / SERVED WITH HONOUR / (Names) / THE FALLEN 1939-1945 / (Names) / WE WILL REMEMBER THEM. Small plaque below: THIS MEMORIAL WAS RESTORED/ BY A. PLATER, FUNDED BY A GIFT./ TO THE CHURCH BY MIKE AND LYN/ ANSLOW ALL OF THIS PARISH./ 11th NOVEMBER 2001.
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Cox, Alfred
Edkins, Walter
Hamming, Reginald
Hobbins, William
Horn, John
Kendrick, Harry
Parsons, George
Sutton, George
Woodfield, Hubert
See details for all 9 names
Commemorations
  • Second World War (1939-1945)
    Total names on memorial: 2
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 2
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: surname,forename
    Order of information: Undefined
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 50
    Served and returned: 41
    Died: 9
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: surname,forename
    Order of information: Undefined
Components
  • Plaque
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Brass
Listing information
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A

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