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Memorial details

Memorial type
Board / Plaque / Tablet
District
Staffordshire Moorlands
Town
Draycott in the Moors
County
Staffordshire
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918), Second World War (1939-1945)
Ceremony
  • Dedicated
    Date: December 1968
    Attended by:
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
79534
Current location

North interior wall
St Margarets Church
Church Lane
Draycott in the Moors
Staffordshire Moorlands
Staffordshire
ST11 9AG
England

OS Grid Ref: SJ 98100 40234
Denomination: Church of England

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Description
Stone wall-mounted tablet with coloured Shield bearing Arms at the top and black inscription.
Inscription
TO THE HONOURED MEMORY OF THOSE / WHO GAVE THEIR LIVES / IN THE GREAT WARS 1914-1918 1939-1945 / (Names) / GREATER LOVE HATH NO MAN THAN THIS, / THAT A MAN LAY DOWN HIS LIFE FOR HIS FRIENDS / ST. JOHN 13.13.
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Atkins, Joyce
Bagnall, Philip
Billings, Harry
Cyples, Laurence
Dobson, Lionel
Dobson, Paul
Stubbs, Bernard
Vavasour, Bede
See details for all 8 names
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 3
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 3
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: Firstname, surname
    Order of information: Alphabetically by surname
  • Second World War (1939-1945)
    Total names on memorial: 5
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 5
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: Firstname, surname
    Order of information: Alphabetically by surname
Components
  • Tablet
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Stone- Hollington
Listing information
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A
Sponsorship
Public
Details: Money raised in the village
Reference

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