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Memorial details

Memorial type
Bells or bell tower
District
Slough
Town
Slough
County
Berkshire
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918), Second World War (1939-1945)
Ceremony
  • Dedicated
    Date: 20 May 1950
    Attended by: Right Reverend C Williams M.A. Bishop Suffragan of Buckingham
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
7859

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Current location

77
St Mary's Church
Church Street
Slough
Slough
Berkshire
SL1 1PJ
England

OS Grid Ref: SU 97634 79572
Denomination: Church of England

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Description
Two bells in the belfry with associated wall mounted stone tablet
Inscription
THE TUNEFUL CHIMES ALOFT / WERE INCREASED BY / TWO TREBLE BELLS / TO HONOUR THE MEMORY / OF / MAJOR-GENERAL N HORLICK ROYAL GLOS HUSSARS / DIED OF MALARIAL FEVER EGYPT 1918 / AND / LIEUTENANT P HORLICK ROYAL NAVY / LOST WITH HM SUBMARINE THUNDERBOLT 1943 / GIVEN BY / THE FORMERS ONLY SURVIVING BROTHER / AND THE LATTERS FATHER / DEDICATED BY / THE RIGHT REVEREND THE LORD BISHOP OF BUCKINGHAM / MAY 20TH 1950 / CLAUDE WILLIAMS M.A. RECTOR
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Horelick, N
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Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 1
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 1
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: Rank, forename initial, surname, regiment, manner of death, place of death, year died, relationships
    Order of information: Rank, forename initial, surname, regiment, manner of death, place of death, year died, relationships
  • Second World War (1939-1945)
    Total names on memorial: 1
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 1
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: Rank, forename initial, surname, service, manner of death, unit, year died, relationships
    Order of information: Rank, forename initial, surname, service, manner of death, unit, year died, relationships
Components
  • Bells
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Bronze
  • Plaque
    Measurements: depth 50mm, height 300mm, width 500mm
    Materials: Stone
Listing information
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A
Sponsorship
Private
Details: Brother to WW1 Fallen and also father to WW2 Fallen.
Reference

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