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    This image was created and shared by: Mark Newton 26 November 2016

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Memorial details

Memorial type
Board / Plaque / Tablet
District
Wansdyke
Town
Chew Magna
County
Avon
Country
England
Commemoration
Second World War (1939-1945)
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
7491
Current location

St Andrews Church
South Parade
Chew Magna
Wansdyke
Avon
BS40 8RE
England

OS Grid Ref: ST 57701 63235
Denomination: Church of England

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Description
Board
Inscription
IN MEMORY OF THE MEN/ OF THISD PARISH WHO MADE THE SUPREME/ SACRIFICE IN THE WAR OF 1939-1945/ (NAMES)/ THEN SHALL THY LIGHT RISE IN OBSCURITY AD THY DARKNESS BE AS THE/ NOONDAY AND THE LORD SHALL GUIDE THEEE CONTINUALLY...
Inscription legible?
yes
Commemorations
  • Second World War (1939-1945)
    Total names on memorial: 7
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 7
    Exact count: no
    Information shown: rank, surname, forename, service
    Order of information: Undefined
Components
  • Plaque
    Measurements: height 840 mm, width 1105 mm
    Materials: Wood - elm
Listing information
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A
Responsibility
PCC

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