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Memorial details

Memorial type
Addition to gravestone
District
North Devon
Town
Swimbridge
County
Devon
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918)
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
52212

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Current location

Generalised Churchyard grid co-ordinates,
St. James the Apostle Churchyard
Main Road
Swimbridge
North Devon
Devon
EX32 0PW
England

OS Grid Ref: SS 62066 30000
Denomination: Church of England

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Description
Addition to family gravestone.
Inscription
IN / LOVING MEMORY / OF/ ANN / THE BELOVED WIFE OF / WILLIAM TRUTE WHO DIED APRIL 10TH 1918 / AGED 65 YEARS / "NOT GONE FROM MEMORY, / NOT GONE FROM LOVE, / BUT GONE TO OUR FATHER'S HOME ABOVE" / ALSO OF / SIGNALLER F. J. TRUTE, / SON OF THE ABOVE, / AND DEARLY BELOVED HUSBAND OF / E. M. TRUTE, / WHO WAS KILLED IN ACTION IN FRANCE / OCTOBER 28TH 1918, AGED 31 YEARS / " AT REST" / ALSO OF WILLIAM, / HUSBAND OF THE ABOVE, WHO DIED JANUARY 9TH 1943, / AGED 83 YEARS / "(FAITHFU?)L UNTO DEATH"
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Trute, F. J.
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Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 1
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 1
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: Rank, forename initials, surname, relationships, manner of death, place of death, date of death, age at death
    Order of information: Rank, forename initials, surname, relationships, manner of death, place of death, date of death, age at death
Components
  • Gravestone
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Stone
Listing information
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A
Sponsorship
Private

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