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Memorial details

Memorial type
Board / Plaque / Tablet
District
North Bedfordshire
Town
Wilden
County
Bedfordshire
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918), Second World War (1939-1945)
Ceremony
  • Unveiled
    Date: 16 November 1919
    Attended by: Unknown
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
7618
Current location

St Nicholas Church
High Street
Wilden
North Bedfordshire
Bedfordshire
MK44 2PB
England

OS Grid Ref: TL 09403 55226
Denomination: Church of England

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Description
Polished rectangular tablet flush to wall. Inscription within a raised rectangle. Lettering in black. Roman capitals.
Inscription
THIS TABLET/ WAS ERECTED TO THE MEMORY / OF THOSE WHO LOST THEIR LIVES / IN THE GREAT WAR 1914-1918 /(Names) / 1939-1945 / (Name)
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Bennett, Jack
Fensom, Joseph
Gadsden, James F
Harper, William H
Loxley, James
Mackness, Charles
Neal, William T
Peet, Albert
Pell, Henry
Pell, Walter C
See details for all 12 names
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 11
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 11
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: Forename, middle initial, surname
    Order of information: Alphabetically by surname
  • Second World War (1939-1945)
    Total names on memorial: 1
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 1
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: Forename, surname
    Order of information: Undefined
Components
  • Plaque
    Measurements: depth 30mm, height 1220mm, width 680mm
    Materials: Marble - White
Listing information
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A
Responsibility
Church Authorities
Reference
  • Central Records Office; Acc 3468 p. 106/0/1 1899-1920

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