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Memorial details

Memorial type
Board / Plaque / Tablet
District
Newbury
Town
East Ilsley
County
Berkshire
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918), Second World War (1939-1945)
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
9134
Current location

St Marys Church
Church Hill
East Ilsley
Newbury
Berkshire
RG20 7LP
England

OS Grid Ref: SU 49331 80920
Denomination: Church of England

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Description
Ornate nowy-headed tablet with additional plain tablet with shelf added at the base for WW2 names. Inscription in black and red lettering. Gold and blue painted border on the WW1 tablet which has crucifix at the top centre.
Inscription
ANS: DNI: 1914 - 1918 / IN GRATEFUL MEMORY OF / THE MEN OF EAST ILSLEY / WHO LAID DOWN THEIR / LIVES IN THE GREAT WAR / (Names) / THESE ALSO LAID DOWN THEIR LIVES / 1939 1945 / (Names)
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Brown, Frank
Caldwell, Gavin
Carter, Leslie
Deacon, William
Gardener, Edwin
Gauntlet, Maurice
Gibbens, Victor
Goodwin, John
Hall, Allan
Jones, Allen
See details for all 28 names
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 21
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 21
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: forename
    Order of information: Undefined
  • Second World War (1939-1945)
    Total names on memorial: 7
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 7
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: surname,forename
    Order of information: surname,forename
Components
  • Tablet
    Measurements: height 1524mm, width 762mm
    Materials: Marble
Listing information
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A
Reference

This record comprises all information held by IWM’s War Memorials Register for this memorial. Where we hold a names list for the memorial, this information will be displayed on the memorial record. Please check back as we are adding more names to the database.

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