Harvey Darke supports war memorial in Sible Hedingham for employees of local firm

Harvey Darke funeral directors are delighted to have engraved a memorial plaque to a local Sible Hedingham park which commemorates eight former employees of a well known local firm Rippers joinery, which was based in Sible Hedingham at the time of the first world war.

The full details of the engraving are as follows:

IN MEMOMORIAM
EMPLOYEES OF RIPPERS

  • BERTIE AMBROSE
  • FRANK DRURY
  • RUPERT HAWKINS
  • EDWARD MEAD
  • SIDNEY PARTRIDGE
  • HUBERT RIPPER
  • EDWARD THORNTON
  • ALFRED VALE

THEIR NAME LIVETH FOR EVERMORE

1914 – 1918

Read more about this story on the Halstead Gazette website:
https://www.halsteadgazette.co.uk/news/16910331.former-rippers-employees-killed-in-great-war-honoured-by-new-plaque/