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Memorial details

Memorial type
Addition to gravestone
District
North Devon
Town
Ilfracombe
County
Devon
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918)
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
55468
Current location

Holy Trinity Church
Church Hill
Ilfracombe
North Devon
Devon
EX34 8BL
England

OS Grid Ref: SS 51396 47306
Denomination: Church of England

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Description
Addition to gravestone
Inscription
IN AFFECTIONATE/ REMEMBRANCE OF/ ELIZABETH/ THE BELOVED WIFE OF/ CAPTAIN JOHN BALLEY/ WHO FELL ASLEEP IN JESUS/ FEBRUARY 18th 1893/ ALSO IN TENDER MEMORY OF/ THEIR TWO SONS/ GEORGE WILLIAM VICTORIA B.C. 7th CANADIAN BATTN/ WHO WAS KILLED IN ACTION AT HOOGE/ JUNE 3rd 1916 AGED 39 YEARS/ GREAT LOVE HATH NO MAN THAN THIS
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,year died,regiment,place of death,forename,place of burial,manner of death,age of death,relationships
    Order of information: Undefined
Components
  • Gravestone
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Stone
Listing information
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A

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