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Thorpe Bassett parish:

Thorpe Bassett, Memorial Plaque transcription:

The 1914-1919 Memorial Plaque in Thorpe Bassett Church.

Through Death to Life
To the Glory of God and
Affectionate memory of the
men from Thorpe Bassett who
died for their Country in the
Great War 1914-1919

Christopher Grice
Harold Grice
John Robert Grice
George Watson
George Francis Cholmley

This tablet is placed here as a
memorial to their honour and
as a token of our gratitude.

additional plate at foot of above tablet (see also Photo)

George Francis Cholmeley, owner of the
Thorpe Bassett Estate, was killed while
in command of the Submarine E3. Torpedoed
by the Germans Oct 18th 1914. R.I.P.

Data transcribed by
Lucie Hinson
from photography by Colin Hinson