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Memorial details

Memorial type
Roll of honour or book of remembrance
District
Derbyshire Dales
Town
Thorpe
County
Derbyshire
Country
England
Commemoration
Second World War (1939-1945)
Maker
MOWBRAYS (Printer)
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
55372
Current location

On the west wall of the nave.
St Leonards Church
Church Lane
Thorpe
Derbyshire Dales
Derbyshire
DE6 2AW
England

OS Grid Ref: SK 15620 50166
Denomination: Church of England

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Description
Glazed and framed roll of honour, handwritten on a Mowbrays 579 printed paper form with crown, latin cross and palm fronds at the head.
Inscription
ROLL OF HONOUR/ 1939 1945/ IN MEMORY OF THOSE WHO WERE KILLED IN ACTION OR DIED ON ACTIVE / WHILST SERVING / WE RENDER THANKS TO ALMIGHTY GOD THAT NO PARISHIONERS/ OF OUR PARISH OF THORPE WERE CALLED TO LAY DON THEIR / LIVES FOR THEIR KING AND COUNTRY IN THIS WAR, DEO GRATIAS / THE FOLLOWING SERVED IN HIS MAJESTY'S FORCES :/ (Names)/ "GREATER LVOE HATH NO MAN THAN THIS, THAT A MAN LAY DOWN HIS LIFE FOR HIS FRIENDS"
Inscription legible?
yes
Commemorations
  • Second World War (1939-1945)
    Total names on memorial: 14
    Served and returned: 14
    Died: 0
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: surname,regiment,forename,additional
    Order of information: surname
Components
  • Roll of honour
    Measurements: height 415mm, width 290mm
    Materials: Paper
  • Frame
    Measurements: height 525mm, width 300mm
    Materials: Wood, Glass
Listing information
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A

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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