1/8 & 2/8 Battalion Sherwood Foresters

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Reference WMO/158907


St Mary Magdalene Church

Church Walk


NG24 1JS


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Status: On original site
Type: Non freestanding
Location: Internal
Setting: Inside a building - public/private
Description: Screen
  • Timber Timber (any)
Lettering: Painted
  • First World War (1914-1918)
About the memorial: Wooden screen, altar and reredos providing a chapel dedicated to the Sherwood Foresters. There are numerous other memorials to members of the Sherwood Foresters within the chapel. The reredos is panelled. Lettering is in gold. Regimental badges for the 1/8 and 2/8 Battalions are shown on the two outer panels.
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Reredos - To our glorious dead.Left hand side - 1/8 Battalion badge. These died in war that we in peace might live. They gave their best so we our best should give. Right hand side - 2/8 Battalion badge. Not for themselves, for justice, freedom, right, they fought and bid us forward to the fight. Their name liveth for evermore. Screen - 1914 - 1918 This screen together with the altar and reredos of the chapel were erected by the officers, warrant officers, non commissioned officers and men of the 1/8th and 2/8th Battalions The Sherwood Foresters in memory of their comrades, officers and men who fell in the Great War, in number 732.

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