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Memorial details

Memorial type
Board / Plaque / Tablet
District
Harborough
Town
Wistow
County
Leicestershire
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918)
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
67963
Current location

St. Wistan's Church
Kibworth Road
Wistow
Harborough
Leicestershire
LE8 0QF
England

OS Grid Ref: SP 64383 95975
Denomination: Church of England

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Description
Rectangular white marble tablet set on a black marble backboard, both with a nowy head, and the badge of the Royal Amy Medical Corps at the top. Below is the dedication in black lettering.
Inscription
IN ARDUIS FIDELIS/ IN EVER LOVING AND PROUD MEMORY OF/ CAPTAIN THOMAS LEWIS INGRAM, D.S.O., M.C./ L.R.C.P., M.R.C.S., M.A. (CANTAB) ROYAL ARMY MEDICAL CORPS/ ATTACHED TO 1st BATT. KING'S SHROPSHIRE LIGHT INFANTRY/ KILLED IN ACTION ON THE SOMME ON OR ABOUT 16th SEPT. 1916/ WHILE SEARCHING FOR THE WOUNDED ON THE GERMAN BARBED WIRE AGED 41/ 10 YEARS DOCTOR IN THIS PARISH./ DEARLY LOVED SON OF THOMAS LEWIS AND VICTORIA INGRAM/ AND BELOVED HUSBAND OF LILIAN INGRAM./ THIS TABLET IS ERECTED BY HIS SORROWING PARENTS AND WIDOW./ "GREATER LOVE HATH NO MAN THAN THIS THAT A MAN LAY DOWN HIS LIFE FOR HIS FRIENDS."/ "HE THAT BELIEVETH IN ME, THOUGH HE WERE DEAD, YET HE SHALL LIVE."
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Ingram, Thomas Lewis
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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: Rank, forename, surname, regiment, decorations, manner of death, date of death, age of death, occupation, relationships
    Order of information: Undefined
Components
  • Tablet
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Marble - White
  • Backboard
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Marble - Black
Listing information
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A
Sponsorship
Private
Details: Parents and widow of deceased
Reference

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