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Memorial details

Memorial type
Stone of remembrance
District
Guernsey
Town
St Peter Port
County
Channel Islands
Country
Channel Islands
Commemoration
Regimental Memorials
Ceremony
  • Unveiled
    Date: 15 April 1918
    Attended by: Undefined
  • Dedicated
    Date: 15 Apr 1918
    Attended by: Very Revd Tim Barker, Dean of Guernsey
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Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
76082

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Description
Hewn Granite Stone of Remembrance with a diorite central plaque
Inscription
THE ROYAL GUERNSEY LIGHT INFANTRY/ DEDICATED TO THE MEN OF GUERNSEY'S OWN/ REGIMENT WHO FOUGHT ON THE BATTLEFIELDS/ OF FRANCE DURING WORLD WAR ONE/ HONOURING ALL WHO SERVED AND IN/ REMEMBRANCE OF THOSE WHO GAVE THEIR LIVES/ AND FOR SOME WHO HAVE NO KNOWN GRAVE/ DIEX AIX
Inscription legible?
yes
Commemorations
  • Regimental Memorials
    Total names on memorial: 0
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 0
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: Undefined
    Order of information: Undefined
Components
  • Stone of remembrance
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Granite
  • Tablet
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Stone
Condition
Costs

Comments: The £30,000 cost is for both the French and the Guernsey Stones
Memorial: £30,000

Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A
Sponsorship
Other
Details: Royal Guernsey Light Infantry Charitable Trust
Reference

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