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Memorial
Title
D Jenkins
Images
Setting Plaque
Locations
Last known location:
St John the Evangelist's Church
St John's St
Derby
Derbyshire
Nearest postcode:
DE1 1DG

NGR:
SK 34519 36620
(From online digital mapping)
Location details:
On the north wall, inside the memorial chapel in the northwest corner of the nave.
Type
Overall type:  Plaque


Overall condition: Good.  The inscription is legible.


Description:

An upright, oblong, wall mounted brass plaque on a wooden backboard. The plaque has an incised border comprising a roundel at each corner linked by pairs of parallel lines between which is a further pair of lines with diagonal cross hatching. Each roundel contains a patonce cross infilled in red. The incised inscription is in upright capital roman lettering with rubricated initials. All other lettering and decoration is infilled in black..
Components:

Component Material Height Width Depth Condition
Plaque Brass 355 255 2 Good
Backboard Wood 355 255 15 Good
Dimensions in millimetres unless stated otherwise.
Inscription
IN LOVING MEMORY
OF
DAVID JENKINS
PRIEST
CURATE OF THIS CHURCH
JULY 1915 - FEB. 1918
CHAPLAIN TO THE FORCES
FEB.1918 - 1919.
DIED ON SERVICE AT
HORTON WAR HOSPITAL
EPSOM
MARCH 6TH. 1919.


Conflicts and people commemorated
Conflict First World War (1914-1919)
Number died 1
Number served and returned 0
Total names 1
Administration
Local Authorities:
Before 1974: Derby County Borough Council (Derby Corporation)   From 1974 to 1997: Derby District (later Borough and from 1977 City) Council and Derbyshire County Council.   Post 1997 the unitary authority has been Derby City Council.
History
None details known.
References
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Comments
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