Memorial details

Memorial type
Board / Plaque / Tablet
District
Northampton
Town
Weston Favell
County
Northamptonshire
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918)
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
61178

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Current location

St Peters Church
High Street
Weston Favell
Northampton
Northamptonshire
NN3 3JX
England

OS Grid Ref: SP 78849 61899
Denomination: Church of England

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Description
Wall mounted brass plaque with dedicatory inscription, decorative edging. On the left hand side, at base, badge of the Northamptonshire Regiment. Right hand side at base, is the badge of the RFC.
Inscription
"BLESSED ARE THE PURE IN HEART"/ IN LOVING MEMORY OF/ NEVILLE PHILIP MANFIELD/ LIEUT. 4th BATT. NORTHAMPTONSHIRE REGIMENT/ ATTACHED R.F.C. GRADUATE OF PEMBROKE COLLEGE/ CAMBRIDGE AND OF WESTON FAVELL/ HOUSE IN THIS PARISH/ BORN 25th/ JUNE 1894 "MISSING" 9th SEPT. 1916/ "THE LIGHT OF MINE EYES IT ALSO IS GONE. THE JOY OF OUR HEART IS CEASED."
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Manfield, Neville Philip
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Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 1
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 1
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: surname,rank,year died,regiment,forename,manner of death
    Order of information: forename,surname,rank,regiment,manner of death,year died
Components
  • Plaque
    Measurements: height 250mm, width 470mm
    Materials: Brass
Listing information
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A
Sponsorship
Private
Responsibility
The Church

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