A large marble tablet at St. Paul’s Church, Woodford Green, records the names of 45 men of the church who were died during the First World War. The buff coloured marble tablet, in Pre-Raphaelite style, is divided into three sections set within a dark marble frame. The inner border is decorated with ornate carving, gilt, and the names of places where soldiers fought and died. In the central section of the tablet is a figure of St. George carrying a sword in one hand and standard in the other as he stands over a slain dragon. The names of those who died (set out in order of year) are presented in a list on the panels either side of St. George.
St Paul's Church Memorial Tablet
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|Name||Regiment||Year of death|
|A Gregory||London Regiment||1916|
|Alfred Charles Ewens||Royal Naval Transport Service||1919|
|Barnard Aubrey Clapham||Essex Regiment||1917|
|Bertie James Crisp||Royal Fusiliers||1918|
|Charles Alfred Reeves||4th (Queen's Own) Hussars||1914|
|Charles G Blunt||Rifle Brigade||1918|
|Charles Leonard Harrup||Dorsetshire Regiment||1914|
|Ernest H Herring||Royal Field Artillery||1917|
|Francis Charles John Grayston||Queen's Own (Royal West Kent Regiment)||1918|
|Frank Diamond||Norfolk Regiment||1917|
|Frederick Ernest Poole||Manchester Regiment||1914|
|Frederick William Barton||Tank Corps||1918|
|George Hamilton Cameron Jackman||Duke of Cornwall's Light Infantry||1916|
|Harold Henry Shuttle||Bedfordshire Regiment||1914|
|Harry Mark Brown||Essex Regiment||1917|
|James Gordon Menhinick||Royal Naval Volunteer Reserve||1915|
|James Simpson||Durham Light Infantry||1918|
|John Arthur Witham||Essex Regiment||1917|
|John James Thurston||North Staffordshire Regiment||1918|
|Joseph Samuel George Underwood||Royal Navy||1914|
|Percy Edward Green||Labour Corps||1918|
|Robert Thomas Foster||South Staffordshire Regiment||1914|
|Ronald Egerton Hedges||London Regiment (The Rangers)||1915|
|Sidney Charles Gregory||Suffolk Regiment||1916|
|Walter James Carter||Essex Regiment||1917|
|William Thompson||Machine Gun Corps (Infantry)||1918|