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Memorial details

Memorial type
Sculptured / Cast group
District
Maldon
Town
Little Totham
County
Essex
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918)
Maker
There but not There Charity - Martin Barraud (Artist)
Dean James (Landscaper or Paviour)
Ceremony
  • Unveiled
    Date: 28 June 2019
    Attended by: Lord Lieutenant of Essex
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
84537
Current location

Totham Plains
The Street
Little Totham
Maldon
Essex
CM9 8JQ
England

OS Grid Ref: TL 88950 12016
Denomination: Undefined

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Description
The war memorial consists of 3 steel Tommy statues, with their backs to each other, surrounded by a memorial garden
Inscription
Private Charles Chaplin died 1920 Private Ernest Albert Belcher died 1917 These Tommy’s stand to commemorate the 2 villagers that died as a result of the Great War. The third stands in thanks to all, who have died in the service of their country. Unveiled by the Lord Lieutenant of Essex, on behalf of H.M. The Queen 28th June 2019
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Belcher, Ernest Albert
Chaplin, Charles
See details for all 2 names
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 2
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 2
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: Rank, forenames, surname and year of death
    Order of information: Undefined
Components
  • Figures
    Measurements: depth c. 820mm, height c. 2000mm, width c. 50mm
    Materials: Steel
  • Garden
    Measurements: height 2.4m sq
    Materials: Undefined
Listing information
Condition
Costs

Memorial: c. £2,000

Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A
Sponsorship
Public
Details: Crowd funding

This record comprises all information held by IWM’s War Memorials Register for this memorial. Where we hold a names list for the memorial, this information will be displayed on the memorial record. Please check back as we are adding more names to the database.

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