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Memorial details

Memorial type
Board / Plaque / Tablet
District
Croydon
Town
Croydon
County
Greater London
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918)
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
829
Current location

St John the Baptist Church
132 Church Steet
Croydon
Croydon
Greater London
CR0 1RF
England

OS Grid Ref: TQ 31941 65439
Denomination: Church of England

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Description
FRAMED VELLUM PARCHMENT WITH FOUR COLUMNS PER NAME (NAME, RANK, REGIMENT, DATE OF DEATH) & 3 COLUMNS OF NAMES, ENCLOSED WITHIN A GLAZED AND MOULDED OAK FRAME.
Inscription
ROLL OF HONOUR / OF THOSE WHO GAVE THEIR LIVES IN THE GREAT WAR, 1914-1918/ (Names)
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Allen, Geoffrey Peake
Allen, John T N
Anscomb, William Andrew
Ashby, Albert Cyril
Ashcroft, William Worsley
Atkinson, Sidney William
Baker, Frederick Edward
Barber, Frederick William
Bates, Frank Willie
Beadle, Edward John
See details for all 178 names
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 178
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 178
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: surname,rank,regiment
    Order of information: surname
Components
  • Painting
    Measurements: depth 31MM, height 1080MM, width 1540MM
    Materials: Vellum
Listing information
  • PARISH CHURCH OF ST JOHN THE BAPTIST
  • Grade I
  • This memorial is protected, and listed on the National Heritage List for England maintained by Historic England. View list entry
  • More about listing and the protection of historic places can be found on the Historic England website
  • Historic England
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A
Sponsorship
Private
Reference
  • Source: Image Library
  • C55

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