Memorial details

Memorial type
Board / Plaque / Tablet
District
Daventry
Town
Walgrave
County
Northamptonshire
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918)
Maker
J. G. Pullen & Sons, Northampton. (Makers)
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
84310

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Current location

On wall
adjacent to organ,
Walgrave Baptist Church
Gold Street
Walgrave
Daventry
Northamptonshire
NN6 9QE
England

OS Grid Ref: SP 80165 72132
Denomination: Baptist

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Description
Wall mounted, landscape orientated wooden backboard supporting an engraved brass plaque. Single line border encloses the inscription. Lettering and line infilled with black enamel paint.
Inscription
IN LOVING MEMORY OF / CYRIL WALKER / WHO WAS WOUNDED AT ARRAS, MAY 3RD. 1917, / AND DIED AT LE TREPORT, FRANCE, AUG. 22ND. 1917, / AGED 26 YEARS. / HE WAS FOR TEN YEARS ORGANIST OF THIS CHURCH, / HIS LIFE WAS PRECIOUS, HIS MEMORY IS DEAR.
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Walker, Cyril
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Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 1
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 1
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: Forename, surname, place of death, date of death, age at death
    Order of information: Undefined
Components
  • Plaque
    Measurements: depth 3 mm, height 254 mm, width 458 mm
    Materials: Brass
  • Backboard
    Measurements: depth 21 mm, height 325 mm, width 533 mm
    Materials: Wood - Oak
Listing information
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A

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