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Memorial details

Memorial type
Board / Plaque / Tablet
District
Newbury
Town
Hampstead Norreys
County
Berkshire
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918), Second World War (1939-1945)
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
9075
Current location

St Mary the Virgins Church
Church Street
Hampstead Norreys
Newbury
Berkshire
RG18 0TD
England

OS Grid Ref: SU 52937 76264
Denomination: Church of England

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Description
Wall mounted stone tablet
Inscription
THEIR NAME LIVETH FOR EVERMORE/ TO THE HONOUR OF ALMIGHTY GOD AND IN MEMORY OF/ THE MEN OF HAMPSTEAD NORRIS WHOSE NAMES ARE RECORDED/ HERE THEY GAVE THEIR LIVES FOR THEIR COUNTRY IN THE/ GREAT WAR 1914 - 1919 PASSING FROM THE WARFARE OF/ THE WORLD INTO THE PEACE OF GOD/ (NAMES) ALSO THE FOLLOWING GAVE THEIR LIVES/ IN THE SECOND WORLD WAR 1939 - 1945/ (NAMES)
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Adams, Albert
Allen, Alfred
Allen, Charles
Barlow, Ernest
Giles, Arthur
Greenough, George
Holmes, George
Jeffrey, Stephen
Lawrence, Daniel
Lawrence, George
See details for all 20 names
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 20
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 20
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: surname,forename
    Order of information: surname
  • Second World War (1939-1945)
    Total names on memorial: 6
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 6
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: surname,forename
    Order of information: surname
Components
  • Plaque
    Measurements: height 4FT, width 5FT
    Materials: Stone
Listing information
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A
Reference

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