Memorial details

Memorial type
Board / Plaque / Tablet
District
Purbeck
Town
Corfe Castle
County
Dorset
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918)
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
81199

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Current location

St Edward the Martyr Church
East Street
Corfe Castle
Purbeck
Dorset
BH20 5EE
England

OS Grid Ref: SY 96042 82044
Denomination: Church of England

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Description
Plain brass Cross belwo which a plain brass plaque with black and red incised inscription mounted on wooden wall-mounted backboard. On wall below WMR 73520
Inscription
TO THE GLORY OF GOD AND IN MEMORY OF / (Names) / WHO GAVE THEIR LIVES FOR THEIR COUNTRY / IN THE GREAT WAR 1914-1918 / GREATER LOVE HATH NO MAN THAN THIS
Inscription legible?
yes
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 5
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 5
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: rank, initial , surname, unit
    Order of information: Alphabetically by surname
Listing information
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A

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