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Memorial details

Memorial type
Street shrine
District
South Tyneside
Town
South Shields
County
Tyne And Wear
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918)
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
17834
Current location

Johnson St
South Shields
South Tyneside
Tyne And Wear
England

OS Grid Ref: NX 360 660
Denomination: Undefined

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Description
TRIANGULAR HEADED AND GLASS FRONTED STREET SHRINE WITH ROLL OF HONOUR PLACED INSIDE.
Inscription
JOHNSON STREET/ ROLL / OF / HONOUR / (NAMES) / THEIR GLORY / SHALL NOT BE BLOTTED OUT
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Adams, A V
Anderson, I G F
Betts, R
Boad, E T
Boad, T E
Camfield, W E
College, R
Connolly, J
Cornell, E
Coxon, G
See details for all 38 names
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 38
    Served and returned: 32
    Died: 6
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: rank,regiment,manner of death
    Order of information: Undefined
Components
  • Case
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Wood - Oak
  • Roll of honour
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Unknown
Listing information
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A
Reference
  • CDS86.29

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