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Memorial details

Memorial type
Church Fabric / Fitting: Organ or organ part
District
Chesterfield
Town
New Whittington
County
Derbyshire
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918), Second World War (1939-1945)
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
662
Current location

ST BARNABOS CHURCH
32a Albert Road
New Whittington
Chesterfield
Derbyshire
S43 2BJ
England

OS Grid Ref: SK 39921 75318
Denomination: Undefined

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Description
A dedicatory board, WW1 on the upper part and WW2 on the bottom part. Painted inscription and names. Names on board in six rows with alphabetical order.
Inscription
THE GLORY OF GOD / AND TO THE MEMORY OF OUR FALLEN HEROES FROM THIS VILLAGE / WHO LAID DOWN THEIR LIVES FIGHTING FOR LIBERTY IN / THE GREAT WAR 1914-1919 / (NAMES) / TO THE GLORY OF GOD / AND TO THE MEMORY OF OUR FALLEN HEROES FROM THIS VILLAGE / WHO LAID DOWN THEIR LIVES FIGHTING FOR LIBERTY IN / THE WORLD WAR 1939-1945 / (NAMES)
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Adams, H
Andrews, J A
Belfitt, J
Belfitt, W A
Bennison, G H
Bennison, J
Booth, G
Booth, J B
Burton, E H
Calliss, A
See details for all 84 names
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 82
    Served and returned: Undefined
    Died: 82
    Exact count: no
    Information shown: surname
    Order of information: surname
  • Second World War (1939-1945)
    Total names on memorial: 19
    Served and returned: Undefined
    Died: 19
    Exact count: no
    Information shown: surname
    Order of information: surname
Components
  • Board
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Wood
Listing information
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A

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