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Memorial details

Memorial type
Board / Plaque / Tablet
District
Croydon
Town
South Croydon
County
Greater London
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918)
Ceremony
  • Faculty Granted
    Date: 1920
    Attended by: UNKNOWN
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
850
Current location

West end of south aisle
Emmanuel Church
47 Normanton Road
South Croydon
Croydon
Greater London
CR2 7AF
England

OS Grid Ref: TQ 33172 63692
Denomination: Undefined

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Description
MARBLE TABLET, HEAVILY MOULDED AND RESTING ON TWO DARK BLUE STONES.
Inscription
THEIR NAME LIVETH FOR EVERMORE / [APOCHRYPHA: ECCLESIASTICUS 44 V 14 / [NAMES IN HEADED COLUMNS] / MEMBERS OF THIS CONGREGATION OR PARISH / WHO FELL IN THE GREAT W AR
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Bailey, J A
Baker, Alfred
Baker, Arthur G
Baker, Edward
Bell, K F Hamilton
Bignell, W
Blackman, G H
Blower, F C
Blower, J
Brown, C A
See details for all 71 names
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 71
    Served and returned: Undefined
    Died: 71
    Exact count: no
    Information shown: surname,rank,regiment,decorations
    Order of information: surname
Components
  • Tablet
    Measurements: height 1420MM, width 1780MM
    Materials: Marble
Listing information
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A
Responsibility
PCC
Reference
  • CROYDON AND THE GREAT WAR, 'THE GLORIOUS DEAD' by MOORE, KEATLEY AND SAYER 246-423 Source: Image Library
  • Surrey Record Office holds Parish Magazines For 1918 and 1924, Vestry minutes 1914-1954 and the faculty grant and application.

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