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Memorial details

Memorial type
Roll of honour or book of remembrance
District
Maldon
Town
Purleigh
County
Essex
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918)
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
86017
Current location

All Saints Church
Church Hill
Purleigh
Maldon
Essex
CM3 6QJ
England

OS Grid Ref: TL 84137 02035
Denomination: Church of England

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Description
Rectangular wooden framed and glass covered Roll of Honour. Wall mounted. Inscription in "mock" old english script with red initial letters.
Inscription
Parish of Purleigh/ROLL OF HONOUR/(Purleigh Congregational Church)/In honoured and grateful memory of/the men of this Parish who served in/the Great War of 1914-1918/and made the supreme sacrifice/[names in 2 columns]/Greater love hath no man than this, that/a man lay down his life for his friends.
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Carter, David
Coolidge, George
Coolidge, John Henry
Dunn, Alfred William
Dunn, George James
Hoare, Willie
Howard, Albert Edward
Joslin, Edward Thomas
Lincoln, Edward Walter
Lincoln, William James
See details for all 15 names
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 15
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 15
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: surname, forenames
    Order of information: surname THEN forename
Components
  • Roll of honour
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Paper
  • Frame
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Wood, Glass
Listing information
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A

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