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Memorial details

Memorial type
Sculptured / Cast figure
District
Erewash
Town
Morley
County
Derbyshire
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918)
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
58852
Current location

North face of column of north arcade.
St Matthews Church
Church La
Morley
Erewash
Derbyshire
DE7
England

OS Grid Ref: SK 396 409
Denomination: Church of England

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Description
A cast bronze figure of St George in armour slaying the dragon at his feet; bronze plaque below has inscription in raised upright capital lettering.
Inscription
IN MEMORY OF JACINTH SACHEVERELL WILMOT-SITWELL/ LIEUT. COLDSTREAM GUARDS BORN MARCH 26.1895 DIED/ JULY 9.1916 AT YPRES SECOND AND ONLY SURVIVING SON/ OF EDWARD SACHEVERELL AND CAROLINE AGNES WILMOT-/ SITWELL+STANTON DEGGE WILMOT-SITWELL LIEUT. R.M.L.I:/ BORN JULY 25 1896 DIED JULY 13 1915 AT GALLIPOLI/ SECOND SON OF FRANCIS STAUNTON AND MARGARET INNES/ WILMOT-SITWELL+JOHN MAYNARD SECOND LIEUT. KINGS/ ROYAL RIFLES BORN JUNE 8.1896 DIED APRIL 24/ 1915 IN FLANDERS SECOND SON OF EDMOND/ ANTONY JEFFERSON AND MARGARET/ BLANCHE MAYNARD
Inscription legible?
yes
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 3
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 3
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: surname,rank,year died,regiment,place of death,forename,relationships
    Order of information: Undefined
Components
  • Figure
    Measurements: depth 370, height 1650mm, width 500mm
    Materials: Bronze
  • Plaque
    Measurements: depth 10mm, height 280mm, width 470mm
    Materials: Bronze
Listing information
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A

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