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Memorial details

Memorial type
Board / Plaque / Tablet
District
East Devon
Town
Exmouth
County
Devon
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918)
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
71385
Current location

Holy Trinity Church
Beacon Place
Exmouth
East Devon
Devon
EX8 2ST
England

OS Grid Ref: SY 00184 80650
Denomination: Church of England

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Description
A plaque in the shape of an angel holding a board with the dedication in the centre in red and black lettering.
Inscription
To the Glory of GOD and/ in loving memory of the Revd./ JOHN PERCY FITZHERBERT ADAMS/ son of Col. & Mrs Herbert Adams/ Curate of the Cathedral St John's/ Newfoundland Lieut. Durham L.I./ attached to R.F.C. killed in action/ near Poperinghe Oct. 14th 1917./ "Hereby perceive we the love of/ God because He laid down His/ life for us and we ought to lay/ down our lives for the brethren."
Inscription legible?
yes
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 1
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 1
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: Forename, surname, regiment, place of death, date of death, relationships, additional.
    Order of information: Undefined
Components
  • Plaque
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Undefined
Listing information
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A

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