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Memorial details

Memorial type
Board / Plaque / Tablet
District
Cheltenham
Town
Prestbury
County
Gloucestershire
Country
England
Commemoration
Second World War (1939-1945)
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
93785
Current location

In the church porch
St. Mary's Church
Mill Street
Prestbury
Cheltenham
Gloucestershire
GL52 3BQ
England

OS Grid Ref: SO 96992 23991
Denomination: Church of England

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Description
A limestone tablet set level into the porch wall there are 4 squares containing a leaf at each corner. The cental area has a tall rectangle with a cross at the top and a leaf at the bottom dividing the names into two columns. The inscription is direct into the stone.
Inscription
PRAY ALSO FOR THE SOULS OF/ (NAMES)/ R. I. P./ WHO FELL IN THE WORLD/ WAR A. D. 1939 - 1945
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Austin, Edward
Brown, Raymond
Crabb, Alfred Tom
Cumming, John Angus
Hamblin, Edward
Hopkins, John William
Jones, Christopher Richard Averay
Kerr, John
Miles, Sidney
Nash, Edward
See details for all 13 names
Commemorations
  • Second World War (1939-1945)
    Total names on memorial: 13
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 13
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: Forename, surname
    Order of information: Surname
Listing information
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A
Reference

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