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Memorial details

Memorial type
Board / Plaque / Tablet
District
Durham
Town
Bearpark
County
Durham
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918), Second World War (1939-1945)
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
19035
Current location

ST EDMUNDS CHURCH
Bearpark
Durham
Durham
England

OS Grid Ref: NZ 230 430
Denomination: Undefined

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Description
LIGHT OAK BOARD DIVIDED INTO THREE SECTIONS. DEDICATORY INSCRIPTION IN THE CENTRE FLANKED BY NAMES RAISED BORDER AROUND BOTH SETS OF NAMES
Inscription
TO THE MEMORY OF THE MEN/ OF THIS PARISH WHO GAVE/ THEIR LIVES IN THE WORLD/ WARS 1914-1918 + 1939-1945/ AND WHOSE NAMES ARE/ INSCRIBED ON THE PANEL/ AT EACH SIDE OF THIS TABLET/ 1914-1918 LEFT SIDES: 1914 - 1918/ (NAMES) RIGHT SIDE: 1939-1945/ (NAMES)
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Abbot, D
Allison, T
Armorey, J C
Armorey, R B
Bailey, H W
Bell, G
Blake, J
Briggs, A
Brown, J H
Callinan, T W
See details for all 50 names
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 100
    Served and returned: 50
    Died: 50
    Exact count: no
    Information shown: surname,rank,regiment,decorations
    Order of information: surname,decorations,rank,regiment
  • Second World War (1939-1945)
    Total names on memorial: 16
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 16
    Exact count: no
    Information shown: surname,rank,regiment
    Order of information: surname,rank,regiment
Components
  • Board
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Wood - Oak
Listing information
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A
Reference
  • CDB136.02

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