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Memorial details

Memorial type
Church Fabric / Fittings
District
Bromsgrove
Town
Bromsgrove
County
Hereford And Worcester
Country
England
Commemoration
Second World War (1939-1945)
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
86278
Current location

St Leonards Church
Clent
Bromsgrove
Bromsgrove
Hereford And Worcester
DY9 9PN
England

OS Grid Ref: SO 92847 79345
Denomination: Undefined

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Description
Large wooden screen with inset door to the church belfry. Carved in to the door is an inscription in black roman capitals.
Inscription
IN MEMORY OF LT GERALD BERTRAM HINGLEY/ 7TH BATTALION OF THE WORCESTERSHIRE REGIMENT/ KILLED IN ACTION AT TOURNAI 20TH MAY 1940
Inscription legible?
yes
Commemorations
  • Second World War (1939-1945)
    Total names on memorial: 1
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 1
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: Forenames, surname, unit, details of death
    Order of information: Undefined
Components
  • Door
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Wood
Listing information
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A

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