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Memorial details

Memorial type
Board / Plaque / Tablet
District
Milton Keynes
Town
New Bradwell
County
Buckinghamshire
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918), Second World War (1939-1945)
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
8186
Current location

St James' Church
Church Street
New Bradwell
Milton Keynes
Buckinghamshire
MK13 0BL
England

OS Grid Ref: SP 82829 41473
Denomination: Church of England

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Description
Elaborate wall-mounted alabaster tablet with triangular pediment top and figure of a grieving woman positioned at top centre. Names are split into two columns, separated by a Latin cross carved into the tablet. Below the names is a small shelf, beneath which is an additional inscription. A tablet commemorating the Second World War is positioned below the First World War tablet. A Latin cross also separates the names of those listed. A free standing lectern with a glass cover containing an associated Roll of Honour is also held within the church.
Inscription
OUR/ GLORIOUS/ DEAD/ 1914 1918/ (Names)/ "The Lord grant unto him that he may find mercy/ of the Lord in that day;" 2. TIMOTHY 1-18./ 1939 1945/ (Names)
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Adams, A
Adams, E
Andrews, F H
Baines, J
Baker, W H
Barnes, H
Berrel, J
Bird, W G
Bissell, S B
Boddy, V
See details for all 101 names
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 86
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 86
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: Rank, forename initials, surname
    Order of information: Alphabetically
  • Second World War (1939-1945)
    Total names on memorial: 15
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 15
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: Forename initials, surname
    Order of information: Alphabetically
Components
  • Tablet
    Measurements: height 2220 mm, width 1020 mm
    Materials: Alabaster
Listing information
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A
Responsibility
Parochial Church Council

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