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Memorial details

Memorial type
Board / Plaque / Tablet
District
Wealden
Town
Holtye
County
East Sussex
Country
England
Commemoration
Palestine (1918-1948)
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
58543
Current location

St Peter's Church
A264
Holtye
Wealden
East Sussex
TN8 7EL
England

OS Grid Ref: TQ 45720 39220
Denomination: Church of England

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Description
Long grey stone tablet with the coat of arms and medals of Lt Goodhart.
Inscription
We thank God / for the happy years of / childhood at Holtye / and memories of the / worship in this church / of FREDERIC CHARLES / FRANCIS GOODHART / Lieutenant 1st Battn. The Royal / Sussex Regiment. Only son of / SIR ERNEST GOODHART 2nd Bt. / He was fatally injured on / duty patrolling the road to / Jericho 15 March 1937 He died / in Jerusalem on the following / day in the thirtieth year of / his age. His body rests in the / Royal Air Force Cemetery / at Ramleh by Lydda. // A most gentle / and happy soldier / To any child or / animal a friend.
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Goodhart, Frederic Charles Francis
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Commemorations
  • Palestine (1918-1948)
    Total names on memorial: 1
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 1
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: surname,rank,year died,regiment,place of death,forename,manner of death
    Order of information: Undefined
Components
  • Tablet
    Measurements: height 710mm, width 456mm
    Materials: Stone
Listing information
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A

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