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Memorial details

Memorial type
Board / Plaque / Tablet
District
Daventry
Town
Marston Trussell
County
Northamptonshire
Country
England
Commemoration
Second World War (1939-1945)
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
60107
Current location

St. Nicholas' Church
Main Street
Marston Trussell
Daventry
Northamptonshire
LE16 9TY
England

OS Grid Ref: SP 69366 85936
Denomination: Church of England

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Description
Panel mounted wooden board, with inscription and names in white lettering. Top left corner : Badge of Oxs. & Bucks Light Infantry. Top right corner : Badge of Highland Light Infantry.
Inscription
In proud & loving memory / of Men of Marston / Left column : William James Holgate / Corporal O & B.L.I. / who died for his country / 24th July l944 aged 24 Right column : Arthur Robert Beddow / Private, H.L.I. / who died for his country / 26th Feb. l944 aged 19
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Beddow, Arthur Robert
Holgate, William James
See details for all 2 names
Commemorations
  • Second World War (1939-1945)
    Total names on memorial: 2
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 2
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: Forename, surname, rank, regiment, manner of death, date of death, age at death
    Order of information: Rank
Components
  • Board
    Measurements: height 240 mm, width 470 mm
    Materials: Wood
Listing information
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A
Responsibility
The Church

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