Memorial details

Memorial type
Roll of honour or book of remembrance
District
North Devon
Town
Barnstaple
County
Devon
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918)
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
85323

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Current location

St John the Baptist Church
B3138 South Street
Barnstaple
North Devon
Devon
EX32 9DT
England

OS Grid Ref: SS 56683 32172
Denomination: Church of England

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Description
Framed and glazed Roll of Honour with simple yellow line border broken by geometric squares. A blue unfurling scroll with yello patte cross at the centre proclaims the Roll of Honour. This is flanked in each top corner by a pink ribboned candlestick.
Inscription
NEWPORT PARISH CHURCH/ ROLL OF HONOUR/ MEN OF THIS PARISH WHO SERVED IN THE GREAT WAR 1914 - 1918./ (Names)
Inscription legible?
yes
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 450
    Served and returned: 405
    Died: 45
    Exact count: no
    Information shown: Surname, rank, initials, honours and whether they died or survived
    Order of information: Alphabetically by surname
Components
  • Roll of honour
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Paper
Listing information
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A

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