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Memorial details

Memorial type
Board / Plaque / Tablet
District
Northavon
Town
Tortworth
County
Avon
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918)
Maker
MR CUTHBERT ACHLEY
Ceremony
  • Unveiled
    Date: 9th January 1921
    Attended by: RELATIVES/FRIENDS OF THE FALLEN
  • Dedicated
    Date: 9th January 1921
    Attended by: Local Clergy/Dignitaries
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
7437
Current location

St Leonard's Church
Tortworth Road
Tortworth
Northavon
Avon
GL12 8HF
England

OS Grid Ref: ST 7040593350
Denomination: Church of England

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Description
Rectangular tablet with a curved pediment on which is caved a gun, while below is the dedication in black lettering
Inscription
IN MEMORY / OF THOSE OF THIS PARISH WHO / GAVE THEIR LIVES IN THE GREAT / WAR 1914-1918 / (Names) / MAY THEIR SOULS / REST IN PEACE / AMEN
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Anstey, Henry
Butler, William
Clark, Alfred H
Dickenson, Henry
Lainchbury, E James
Love, Arthur
Morris, Francis W
Neal, William
Organ, W Ewart
Smith, J Arthur
See details for all 11 names
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 11
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 11
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: surname,rank,regiment,forename
    Order of information: Undefined
Components
  • Tablet
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Marble
Listing information
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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