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Memorial details

Memorial type
Board / Plaque / Tablet
District
Gosport
Town
Lee on Solent
County
Hampshire
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918), Second World War (1939-1945)
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
66630
Current location

St. Faith's Church
Victoria Square
Lee on Solent
Gosport
Hampshire
PO13 9NF
England

OS Grid Ref: SU 56206 00881
Denomination: Church of England

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Description
Two large tablets . The upper WW1 tablet has a carved stone surround with badges at the top corners and the dedication across the top in red. The names are in four columns in black lettering with a quotation across the lower edge in red. The lower WW2 tablet has angel heads and wings each side of the tablet and the names are in two columns in black lettering.
Inscription
Upper tablet: IN GRATEFUL MEMORY OF THE MEN OF THIS PARISH WHO GAVE THEIR LIVES/ FOR GOD KING AND COUNTRY IN THE GREAT WAR 1914 - 1918/ (Names)/ BE WAKEFUL ENGLAND, YET FORGET NOT THOSE WHO SLEEP. LOWER TABLET: 1939 - 1945/ (Names)
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Aldridge, James
Allen, Frederick
Alley, Frederick Geo:
Appleyard, George
Aries, Wallace
Barnard, David
Barrett, Cyril Ernest
Bartlett, George
Bayliss, Ernest
Benfield, Lionel
See details for all 113 names
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 92
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 92
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: Forename, surname.
    Order of information: Surname.
  • Second World War (1939-1945)
    Total names on memorial: 20
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 20
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: Forename, surname.
    Order of information: Surname.
Components
  • Tablets
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Stone
Listing information
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A

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