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Major T D Freeman Mitford

WM reference
34186
Memorial type
Lost
No
Town
County
District
Subject/Period
Ceremony
  • Faculty Granted : 16th June 1947
Current location

Holy Trinity Church
A68
about 1200 yards south of Rochester
Horsley
Tynedale
Northumberland
NE19 1RU
England
OS Grid Ref.: NY 84153 97214
Denomination: Church of England

Description

Oval wall plaque with engraved inscription. Lettering is incised using Roman upper and lower case with the quotation in italics.

Inscription

IN LOVING AND DEVOTED MEMORY OF A VERY PERFECT SON AND BROTHER MAJOR THOMAS DAVID/ FREEMAN-MITFORD THE QUEEN'S WESTMINSTER'S WHO DIED IN BURMA ON GOOD FRIDAY 30 MARCH/ 1945 OF WOUNDS RECEIVED IN ACTION ON THE PREVIOUS SATURDAY WHILE ATTACHED AS 2ND IN/ COMMAND TO THE DEVONSHIRE REGT. AGED 36. THE ONLY SON OF LORD AND LADY REDESDALE. GOD CARETH FOR US.

Inscription legible?

Yes

Names on memorial

Freeman-mitford, Thomas David
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Subject/Period

Second World War (1939-1945)
Total names on memorial: 1
Served and returned: 0
Died: 1
Exact count: yes
Information shown: surname, rank, date of death,regiment,place of death,forename,manner of death,age,relationships
Order of information: Undefined

Component

Tablet
Condition: Good
Measurements: Undefined
Materials: Marble
Listed?: No

Ceremony

Faculty Granted
Date: 16th June 1947
Attended by: UNKNOWN

Costs

Site: Unknown or N/A
Memorial: Unknown or N/A
Comments: None

Trust fund/Scholarship

No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A

Sponsorship

Private
Details: Unknown or N/A

Responsibility of

Unknown or N/A

Reference

WMSH71.1

Reference

Our Blog http://ukniwm.wordpress.com/2010/10/07/the-mitford-men/

Reference

http://www.newmp.org.uk/detail.php?contentId=7673

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