Memorial Details

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NEWMP Memorial Image

Memorial

Plaque Chipchase Roberts 1916 1940 St. James

Reference

H110.02

Place

HAMSTERLEY

Map ref

NZ 127308

Original Location

St. Jamesís Church. On south wall of nave.

Which war

a. 1914-18
b. 1939-45

Memorial Description

Plaque with raised moulded edge. At top left hand corner is a heraldic device which may be that of the family. Lettering is a mix of Roman and italic upper and lower case.

Materials used

Brass

Inscription

To the Glory of God
and in
proud and loving memory of
Lieut. Col. Gerard Chipchase Roberts
14th Bn Gloucestershire Regt
Killed in Action June 1916 near Neuve Chapelle
Aged 42
and of his only son
Capt. Gerard Brian Chipchase Roberts
2nd Bn The Durham Light Infantry
Killed in Action May 1940 in the same area
Aged 28

Names

See above

Newspaper cuttings, photos or archival material

Photo: John and Mavis Dixon

External web link

Research acknowledgements

John and Mavis Dixon

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Plaque Chipchase Roberts 1916 1940 St. James (H110.02)

 
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