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Memorial details

Memorial type
Other memorial
District
Bury
Town
Holcombe
County
Greater Manchester
Country
England
Commemoration
Animal Memorials, First World War (1914-1918)
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
10661
Current location

Emmanuel Holcombe Church of England Primary School
Helmshawe Road
Holcombe
Bury
Greater Manchester
BL8 4PA
England

OS Grid Ref: SD 78299 16763
Denomination: Undefined

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Description
Stuffed thrush in glass case with plate.
Inscription
THE THRUSH, BEING THE ONLY FATALITY IN THE ZEPPELIN RAID OF WORLD WAR 1
Inscription legible?
yes
Commemorations
  • Animal Memorials
    Total names on memorial: 1
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 1
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: Undefined
    Order of information: Undefined
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 0
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 0
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: Undefined
    Order of information: Undefined
Components
  • Memorial
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Undefined
Listing information
Condition
History
BURY DISTRICT COUNCIL
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A

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