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Memorial details

Memorial type
Church Fabric / Fitting: Reredos or screen
District
South Bucks
Town
Fulmer
County
Buckinghamshire
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918), Second World War (1939-1945)
Maker
Messrs Samuel Elliott & Sons Ltd (Builder)
Ceremony
  • Unveiled
    Date: 18 March 1917
    Attended by: Lady Bell
  • Dedicated
    Date: 12 November 1950
    Attended by: Rt Rev Llewellyn H Gwynne CMG CBE
  • Unveiled
    Date: 12 November 1950
    Attended by: Admiral R Shelley CB CBE
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Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
8286
Current location

St James' Church
Windmill Road
Fulmer
South Bucks
Buckinghamshire
SL3 6HW
England

OS Grid Ref: SU 99910 85680
Denomination: Church of England

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Description
Elaborate screen with lettering in wrought iron embossed in gold on a blue backboard. Latin cross positioned at top centre of screen and name panels fixed below with laurel wreath in raised gilded wood.
Inscription
REMEMBER WITH/ THANKSGIVING THE BRAVE MEN/ WHO WENT FORTH FROM FULMER/ TO FIGHT FOR GOD KING & COUNTRY/ THE NAMES OF THOSE WHO RETURNED/ NOT ARE HERE INSCRIBED TO BE/ HONOURED FOR EVERMORE/ 1914/ (Names)/ 1918/ (Names)/ 1939/ (Names)/ 1945/ (Names)
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Akerman, F
Allhusen, Frederick Eden
Alsford, F
Angas, L
Ashton, R
Bailey, G
Bailey, J
Beard, Richard Glendenning
Bellwhite, J
Berakspear, A W
See details for all 102 names
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 12
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 12
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: Forenames, surname, decorations
    Order of information: Alphabetically
  • Second World War (1939-1945)
    Total names on memorial: 4
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 4
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: Forenames, surname
    Order of information: Alphabetically
Components
  • Screen
    Measurements: height 610 mm, width 1220 mm
    Materials: Wrought Iron
  • Plaques
    Measurements: height 840 mm, width 410 mm
    Materials: Brass
  • Panelling
    Measurements: height 610 mm, width 1220 mm
    Materials: Wood - Oak
Listing information
Condition
Costs

Comments: The addition of the Second World War memorial to the exisiting First World War memorial was done at a cost of £62.17.6d.

Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A
Sponsorship
Private
Responsibility
St James Parochial Church Council
Reference
  • Papers referring to the memorial are lodged within the county records office. Buckinghamshire County Council, Aylesbury. Reference: PR 81/28/8/2.

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