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Memorial details

Memorial type
Board / Plaque / Tablet
District
Kensington And Chelsea
Town
Chelsea
County
Greater London
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918)
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
91205
Current location

St Luke's Church
Sydney Street
Chelsea
Kensington And Chelsea
Greater London
SW3 6NH
England

OS Grid Ref: TQ 27192 78325
Denomination: Church of England

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Description
Rectangular tablet in pink veined marble, topped by the badge of Clan Gray and its motto 'Anchor, fast anchor' with a gold cross patonce beneath the dedication. The tablet is surrounded by a narrow border comprising a pattern of three vertical lines (like Roman numeral three).
Inscription
IN GRATITUDE TO GOD/FOR THE LIFE OF/PATRICK WALWORTH GRAY/SCHOLAR OF TRIN. COLL. OXFORD/SEC. LIEUT. ROYAL FIELD ARTILLERY/ONLY CHILD OF ALBERT & SOPHIE GRAY/OF CATHARINE LODGE, CHELSEA./BORN 4 APRIL 1898 HE DIED OF/WOUNDS AT AGNES LEZ DUISANS/NEAR ARRAS, 9 MAY 1917 AND IS/BURIED AT THE BRITISH CEMETERY THERE/ NOTHING IS HERE FOR TEARS .. .. .. .. .. /.. .. .. .. NOTHING BUT WELL AND FAIR/AND WHAT MAY QUIET US IN A DEATH SO NOBLE
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Gray, Patrick Walworth
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Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 1
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 1
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: surname,rank,regiment,forename
    Order of information: forenames, surname, rank regiment
Components
  • Tablet
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Marble
Listing information
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A

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