A Poppy
A Poppy

Memorials & Monuments
on the Isle of Wight
- Carisbrooke : St Mary's Church -
- Memorial to Stanford J Fisk -

Location

In St Mary's Church, Carisbrooke, Isle of Wight, PO30 1SS.
 
See map on www.streetmap.co.uk
 
IWM War Memorials Archive Record

Link : War Memorials Archive Reference 21739
 
Historic England Listing Status

St Mary's Church is Listed Grade I. Since the Memorial forms part of the fittings of the Church, it is assumed to be covered by the Listing.
 
Description

A private memorial plaque to Stanford J Fisk, manufactured by Maile, London.
Memorial

Carisbrooke St Mary's : Fisk
 
Inscription


TO
THE GLORY OF GOD
AND IN LOVING MEMORY OF
STANFORD JAMES FISK
RIFLEMAN AND LEWIS GUNNER
1/8TH BN HAMPSHIRE REGT.
(I.W. RIFLES, PRINCESS BEATRICE'S)
ONLY SON OF
ROBERT AND JESSIE FISK
OF THIS PARISH
HE SERVED IN GALLIPOLI, EGYPT, AND
PALESTINE, AND FELL BEFORE GAZA
NOVR. 2ND 1917 AGED 24 YEARS

"BE THOU FAITHFUL UNTO DEATH, AND I
WILL GIVE THEE A CROWN OF LIFE"



Further Information

Son of Robert and Jessie Fisk, of "Loretto," Chillerton Rd., Newport, Isle of Wight. Native of Carisbrooke. Also served at Gallipoli.

CWGC record ...

IWCP 24 Nov 1917 : Fisk S J
From the Isle of Wight County Press 24 Nov 1917


 
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Carisbrooke St Mary's : Fisk
 
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