Memorial Tablet - Holy Trinity - Ashford in the Water, Derbyshire
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member SMacB
N 53° 13.447 W 001° 42.563
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Quick Description: WWII memorial tablet on Holy Trinity church, Ashford in the Water.
Location: East Midlands, United Kingdom
Date Posted: 1/9/2023 11:02:05 AM
Waymark Code: WM179TX
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member ištván
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Long Description:
WWII memorial tablet on Holy Trinity church, Ashford in the Water, consisting of a wall mounted rectangular limestone tablet with a raised moulded border. The incised inscription is in roman lettering with the names of the fallen in capitals.

The inscription reads -
This Tablet commemorates the Men from this Village
who died in the Cause of Freedom in the World War
☩ 1939 ~ 1945 ☩

Names on memorial -
WILLIAM JOHN ROBERT CAVENDISH - Marquess of Hartington ~ Coldstream Guards (visit link)
SAMPSON LYNES GRATTON - Sherwood Foresters
ROBERT HARRIS - Royal Air Force Volunteer Reserve
Property Permission: Public

Website for Waymark: [Web Link]

Location of waymark:
Holy Trinity Church
Court Ln.,
Ashford in the Water, Derbyshire England
DE45 1QG

Commemoration: Fallen in WWII

Date of Dedication: Not listed

Access instructions: Not listed

Access times: Not listed

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