Downside School War Memorial
WM name reference IWM46349
Facing the school Downside School Fosse Way Stratton On The Fosse Mendip Somerset BA3 4RD
Three steps lead up to stepped piers, wall and crucifix. Wreaths at front of piers and inscription on front face of wall.
World War 1
(NAMES)/ SUORUM MEMORIAE/ QUI TERRA MARI AERE/ HILARI ANIMO PRO PATRIA DIMICANTES/ CUM SIGNO FIDEI PRAECESSERUNT/ HANC CRUCEM/ MAERORIS GLORIAE SPEI DOCUMENTEM/ PIA MATER DICAVIT/ ANIMABUS IMPLORA PACEM
|Surname||First Name||Campaign||Date of Death||Name of Memorial(s)|
|De La Pasture||Charles||World War 1||29-10-1914||Downside School War Memorial||View|
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