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Memorial details

Memorial type
Board / Plaque / Tablet
District
Epping Forest
Town
Chigwell
County
Essex
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918), Second World War (1939-1945)
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
56216
Current location

All Saints Church
Romford Road
Chigwell
Epping Forest
Essex
IG7 6EG
England

OS Grid Ref: TQ 46508 93247
Denomination: Church of England

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Description
An ornate cream marble nowy-headed tablet in three panels and with a cornice around the head, across the top and across the bottom. The centre panel contains a coloured fine mosaic image of St Michael. The lower edge has been extended by a plain white marble tablet for the Second World War extension. The inscriptions are in upright roman capital lettering: the quotations are gilded and the names coloured black.
Inscription
IN PROUD AND LOVING MEMORY OF THE MEN FROM/ THIS PARISH WHO FELL IN THE GREAT WAR 1914-1918/ (Names)/ GREATER LOVE HATH NO MAN THAN THIS/ THAT A MAN LAY DOWN HIS LIFE FOR HIS FRIENDS/ AND THE FOLLOWING WHO DIED ON ACTIVE SERVICE/ 1939-1945/ (Names)
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Amner, William James
Brooker, Frederick Nat
Carford, Bernard Bright
Farrow, Levi High
Faux, Gregory Christopher
Green, Charles Henry
Harvey, Charles Edward
Jones, Henry Moreland
Josling, G
Lock, Thomas Henry
See details for all 23 names
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 20
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 20
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: surname,forename
    Order of information: surname
  • Second World War (1939-1945)
    Total names on memorial: 3
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 3
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: surname, initials of forenames
    Order of information: surname
Components
  • Tablet
    Measurements: height 2000mm, width 2000mm
    Materials: Marble
Listing information
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A

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