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Memorial details

Memorial type
Board / Plaque / Tablet
District
Wansdyke
Town
Chew Stoke
County
Avon
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918)
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
7488
Current location

St Andrew's Church
Church Lane
Chew Stoke
Wansdyke
Avon
BS40 8TU
England

OS Grid Ref: ST 55686 61950
Denomination: Church of England

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Description
Nowy-headed plaque on wooden background, with crossed flags in relief at the top.
Inscription
IN PROUD AND LOVING MEMORY/ OF THE MEN OF THIS PARISH/ WHO GAVE THEIR LIVES/ FOR THEIR KING AND COUNTRY/ IN THE GREAT WAR 1914-1918./ (Names)/ THIS TABLET IS ERECTED BY THE/ PARISHIONERS OF CHEW STOKE.
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Hasell, Wilfred
Hill, George
Roper, Arnold
Salway, William
Speed, Austin
Speed, John
Vowles, Charles
Warford, William
Warr, W C S
Wedlake, Cecil
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, forename, rank, regiment, decorations
    Order of information: Undefined
Components
  • Plaque
    Measurements: height 1010mm, width 750mm
    Materials: Bronze
  • Backboard
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Wood
Listing information
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A
Responsibility
PCC

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