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Memorial details

Memorial type
Board / Plaque / Tablet
District
Wealden
Town
Fletching
County
East Sussex
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918), Second World War (1939-1945)
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
78893
Current location

St Andrew and St Mary the Virgin Church
Church St
Fletching
Wealden
East Sussex
TN22 3SS
England

OS Grid Ref: TQ 42909 23473
Denomination: Church of England

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Description
White marble plaque plaque, possibly a post-WW2 addition, given the WW1 dates on the red marble backboard which has curtains in relief at each side and a ?bronze ?St George, wreath and wings in relief at the top centre.
Inscription
1914 1919 / TO THE GLORY OF GOD AND IN PROUD AND / AFFECTIONATE MEMORY OF THE MEN OF THIS PARISH / WHO GAVE THEIR LIVES IN THE GREAT WAR / (Names) / 1939- THE WORLD WAR- 1945 / (Names)
Inscription legible?
yes
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 30
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 30
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: Initial, surname
    Order of information: Alphabetically by surname
  • Second World War (1939-1945)
    Total names on memorial: 8
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 8
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: Initial, surname
    Order of information: Alphabetically by surname
Components
  • Tablet
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Marble - White
  • Backboard
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Marble - Red
  • Relief
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Bronze
Listing information
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A

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