Memorial details

Memorial type
Roll of honour or book of remembrance
District
Eastleigh
Town
Hamble-le-Rice
County
Hampshire
Country
England
Commemoration
Second World War (1939-1945)
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
74296

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Current location

Priory Church of St Andrew the Apostle
High Street Hamble-le-Rice
Hamble-le-Rice
Eastleigh
Hampshire
SO31 4JF
England

OS Grid Ref: SU 48100 06736
Denomination: Church of England

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Description
Rectangular manuscript on paper in a black wood glass fronted frame with brass inserts . The heading in an elaborate script in red , black and gold , the names in black with occasional red symbols denoting either "killed in Royal Navy" or " reported missing in RAF" or " killed in air transport" . The format and style of this is identical to #74295 , the two being displayed in the church adjacent to one another .
Inscription
This Roll Commemorates the Services of the /Home Guard in the War of 1939-1945/Hamble Village Platoon/Those serving between September 1941-December 1944/
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Allum, R H A
Allwood, R A
Ansell, W R J
Arden, W J
Armitage, F H A
Bannister, W J
Bell, R A
Bevis, L
Blanchard, J W
Booker, J
See details for all 135 names
Commemorations
  • Second World War (1939-1945)
    Total names on memorial: 135
    Served and returned: 132
    Died: 3
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: surname , initial , occasionally rank
    Order of information: alphabetical by surname
Components
  • Roll of honour
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Paper
Listing information
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A

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