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Memorial details

Memorial type
Board / Plaque / Tablet
District
Boothferry
Town
Owston Ferry
County
Humberside
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918)
Ceremony
  • Unveiled
    Date: 29th January 1920
    Attended by: Local Clergy/Dignitaries
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
53513
Current location

ST MARTINS CHURCH
Owston Ferry
Boothferry
Humberside
England

OS Grid Ref: SE 805 003
Denomination: Church of England

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Description
BRASS PLAQUE
Inscription
THIS TABLET IS ERECTED TO THE GLORY OF GOD AND IN/ PROUD RECOGNITION OF THE WORK DONE FOR JUSTICE,/ TRUTH AND FREEDOM IN THE GREAT WAR, 1914-1918, BY THE MEN/ OF THIS PARISH OF OWSTON FERRY, WHOSE NAMES ARE HERE INSCRIBED./ THE ROLL OF HONOUR CONSISTS OF THOSE WHO MADE THE SUPREME/ SACRIFICE IN DEFENCE OF THEIR COUNTRY. THEIR NAMES ARE SURMOUNTED/ BY THE CROSS, AND THEY WILL BE HELD IN IMPERISHABLE MEMORY BY THE PARISH./ THOSE WHO WERE WOUNDED OR WERE PRSIONERS OF WAR ARE DISTINGUISHED BY/ HAVING THEIR NAMES PLACED IN THE COLUME TO THE RIGHT OF THOSE/ WHO DIED ON ACTIVE SERVICE.
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Anderson, D
Anderson, E
Anderson, L
Anderson, T W
Barnard, A P
Barningham, A L
Barningham, R
Bateman, F J
Bateman, G H
Bayes, Charles Henry
See details for all 151 names
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 180
    Served and returned: 151
    Died: 29
    Exact count: no
    Information shown: Undefined
    Order of information: Undefined
Components
  • Plaque
    Measurements: depth 30MM, height 12200MM, width 9650MM
    Materials: Brass
Listing information
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A
Responsibility
PCC

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