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Memorial details

Memorial type
Board / Plaque / Tablet
District
Solihull
Town
Packwood
County
West Midlands
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918)
Ceremony
  • Rededicated
    Date: 27 April 2014
    Attended by: Bishop of Aston, Rev Andrew Watson
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
70202
Current location

St Giles' Church
Glasshouse Lane
Packwood
Solihull
West Midlands
B94 6PU
England

OS Grid Ref: SP 16995 72812
Denomination: Church of England

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Description
A stone tablet with carved border and dedication written in incised black lettering.
Inscription
REMEMBER IN CHRIST/ THOSE WHO DIED IN THE/ GREAT WAR 1914-1919 AND/ ESPECIALLY THESE MEN OF/ CHESSETT'S WOOD/ ROYAL WARWICKSHIRE REGIMENT/ JOSEPH RICHARD ANDREWS/ LANCE CORPORAL/ JOHN HOWARD COTTERRELL/ LANCE CORPORAL/ STANLEY HOLT/ PRIVATE/ HAMPSHIRE REGIMENT/ ALEXANDER ARTHUR ASTLE/ PRIVATE/ THE SOULS OF THE RIGHTEOUS/ ARE IN THE HAND OF GOD/ THEY ARE IN PEACE
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Andrews, Joseph Richard
Astle, Alexander Arthur
Cotterrell, John Howard
Holt, Stanley
See details for all 4 names
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 4
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 4
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: Regiment, forename, surname, rank.
    Order of information: Regiment, surname, rank.
Components
  • Tablet
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Stone
Listing information
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A
Reference

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