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Memorial details

Memorial type
Panelling
District
West Dorset
Town
Lillington
County
Dorset
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918)
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
53272
Current location

Behind the altar.
St Martin of Tours Church
Lower Street
Lillington
West Dorset
Dorset
DT9 6QX
England

OS Grid Ref: ST 62943 12707
Denomination: Church of England

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Description
A dedication to the men who fought and died in the First World War, painted in gold lettering on the wooden panelling on each side of the communion table. The board commemorates six soldiers who died in the First World War. The first line of the inscription in Latin is on the top part of the frame of the panelling with three names to the north and three to the south of the communion table. The names are written within the frame of the panel.
Inscription
DULCE ET DECROUM/ (Names)/ EST PRO PATRIA MORI/ (Names)
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Ellery, Fred George
Ellery, James
Fletcher, Gareth Hamilton
Loader, Edward Simeon
Loader, George William
Loader, Reginald
See details for all 6 names
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 6
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 6
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: Surname, forename, date of death.
    Order of information: Date of death.
Components
  • Panelling
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Wood
Listing information
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A
Responsibility
The Church

This record comprises all information held by IWM’s War Memorials Register for this memorial. Where we hold a names list for the memorial, this information will be displayed on the memorial record. Please check back as we are adding more names to the database.

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