Major Humphrey St. Leger Stucley, 1st Bn, Grenadier Guards

Submit a new image

Reference WMO/263820


St Nectan's Church




Open large map
Edit memorial name, location & address
Status: On original site
Type: Freestanding
Location: External
Setting: Within a garden/park/churchyard/enclosure/Marketplace
Description: Latin cross
  • Stone Granite
Lettering: Inscribed on a plaque
  • First World War (1914-1918)
About the memorial: Standing at the bottom of the churchyard, to the north of the church. A rough hewn Latin cross, on a square plinth, upon a two-stepped octagonal base. The front of the base bears a plaque commemorating Humphrey St. Leger Stucley.
Edit memorial details
Report this condition update

View more details

Grants to support the repair and conservation of war memorials are available from the charity War Memorials Trust if it has raised funds. Support is focused on war memorials in Very bad or Poor condition or where there is a serious Concern.

Before applying for a grant you should read the advice available on War Memorials Trust`s website. The What we can and cannot fund helpsheet explains what types of work the charity can fund.

If you believe your project is eligible for a grant you should complete the Pre-application enquiry form. You will need to be registered and logged in to complete this.

The Pre-application enquiry form is a series of questions to see if your project is eligible. If it is, you will need to provide further details and submit current colour photographs of the war memorial in either a png, gif, jpg or jpeg format.

You can save your Pre-application enquiry form as you go along. Once submitted War Memorials Trust will respond.

Please be aware that a summary of your enquiry, without your contact details, will appear on this page once submitted. This ensures others are aware that an enquiry has been made and can read the response to avoid duplicate enquiries. Information provided by you to us will be used for the purpose of managing the grant enquiry, for further details please read our Terms and Conditions and Privacy Policy .

As a charity, War Memorials Trust relies on voluntary donations and every contribution, no matter how large or small, makes a really big difference to our work. Your donation will help protect and conserve war memorials for future generations so please support War Memorials Trust’s work.

Report this comment

To the Glory of God and the loved memory of HUMPHREY ST. LEGER STUCLEY Youngest son of Sir George Stucley, Bart of Hartland. A Major of His Majesty's Grenadier Guards. Born 7 June 1877 Died 29 October 1914. He joined the 1st Battalion 1897 and served with it in the Egyptian Campaign of 1898 being present at the Battle of Om- durman. He served with the 2nd Battalion during the S.African War from March 1900 till August 1902 and was Was its Adjutant from September 1902 till February 1905. He went out to Belgium as 2nd in command of the 1st Bat- talion 4 October 1914. Fell at the head of the King's Company in action against the Germans near Ypres and lies buried on the field of battle. "None died with greater glory than he, yet many died and their was much glory".


Information Required

Information Required

Information Required

Information Required

Information Required

Information Required

Information Required