Captain W. G. Walford


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Reference WMO203992

Address:

St. Bartholomew's Church

Towcester Road

Greens Norton, Towcester, Northants

NN12 8BL

England

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Status: On original site
Type: Non freestanding
Location: Internal
Setting: Inside a building - public/private
Description: Battlefield (wooden) cross
Materials:
  • Metal Brass
  • Timber Timber (any)
Lettering: Incised
Conflicts:
  • First World War (1914-1918)
About the memorial: Battlefield cross, beneath which, is a portrait orientated dedicatory brass plaque incorporating a raised Walford family crest top centre. Below crest is the engraved inscription. ( Battlefield cross, originally sited in France but brought back by his family.)
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Cross : IN / MEMORY / CAPT W G WALFORD / 62 SQUAD. R.A.F. / KILLED IN ACTION / 4 NOVEMBER 1918 \\\ Plaque : FROM THE GRAVE OF / WILLIAM GEOFFREY WALFORD / CAPT ROYAL MONMOUTHSHIRE / ROYAL ENGINEERS ATTACHED / 62 SQUADRON ROYAL AIR FORCE / WHO FELL IN AERIAL COMBAT AT / OFFIGNIES BELGIUM ON THE / 4TH DAY OF NOVEMBER 1918 AND / WAS BURIED BY HIS COMRADES / UPON THEIR VICTORIOUS ADVANCE / ON THE 10TH DAY OF THE SAME MONTH /.. PRESERVED BY HIS / FAMILY WHEN HE WAS REINTERRED / IN BLAGNIES COMMUNAL / CEMETERY TO BE PLACED HERE / OUT OF LOVE AND WITH RESPECT / TO HIS MEMORY / Deo Dante Dedi

William Geoffrey Walford.

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