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Memorial details

Memorial type
Board / Plaque / Tablet
District
Newbury
Town
West Woodhay
County
Berkshire
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918)
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
55188
Current location

St Laurences Church
West Woodhay
Newbury
Berkshire
England

OS Grid Ref: SU 390 630
Denomination: Church of England

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Description
Brass plaque set into the panelling at west end
Inscription
'In loving memory of Norman Gwynne Chamberlain, Captain, Grenadier Guards, only son of Mrs Alfred Cole, killed in action at Gonnelieu near Cambrai 1st December 1917, aged 32 years. By death I escaped from death and liveth eternal gain.' (exact line spacing unknown)
Inscription legible?
yes
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 1
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 1
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: surname,rank,year died,regiment,forename,manner of death,age of death,relationships
    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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