Marston, St Mary, monument
Memorial to Ernest Hayford Thorold.
He was Assistant Chaplain-General, Western Command from 1924 and an Honorary Chaplain to the King from 1926 – 1935.
He was then from 1935 – 1939 successively Chaplain to Kings George V, Edward VIII and George VI.
After further commands with the Southern Command and the Aldershot Command he was Chaplain-General to the British Armed Forces (and also Chaplain of the Tower of London) from 1931 to 1939.
DB 23 July 2018
Marston, Saint Mary, Church, Monument, Ernest Hayford Thorold