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Memorial details

Memorial type
Panelling
District
Melton
Town
Burrough on the Hill
County
Leicestershire
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918)
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
67579
Current location

St Mary's Church
Main Street
Burrough on the Hill
Melton
Leicestershire
LE14 2JQ
England

OS Grid Ref: SK 75744 10786
Denomination: Church of England

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Description
Gothic wooden panelling and tracery with the names engraved. Eastern side records the fallen, the Western side those who served but survived.
Inscription
THESE/ WHOSE NAMES/ ARE RECORDED/ HERE/ GAVE THEIR LIVES/ IN THE/ GREAT WAR/ 1914 - 1918./ (Names)/ RIP. THESE/ ALSO SERVED/ (Names)
Inscription legible?
yes
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 31
    Served and returned: 24
    Died: 7
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: Rank, surname, decoration.
    Order of information: Surname.
Components
  • Panelling
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Wood
Listing information
  • CHURCH OF ST MARY THE VIRGIN
  • Grade II*
  • This memorial is protected, and listed on the National Heritage List for England maintained by Historic England. View list entry
  • More about listing and the protection of historic places can be found on the Historic England website
  • Historic England
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A

This record comprises all information held by IWM’s War Memorials Register for this memorial. Where we hold a names list for the memorial, this information will be displayed on the memorial record. Please check back as we are adding more names to the database.

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