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Memorial details

Memorial type
Board / Plaque / Tablet
District
Stratford On Avon
Town
Stratford Upon Avon
County
Warwickshire
Country
England
Commemoration
Second World War (1939-1945)
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
19444

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Current location

Junction of Rother Street with Grove Road & Evesham Place,
Rother Street
Stratford Upon Avon
Stratford On Avon
Warwickshire
CV37 6HG
England

OS Grid Ref: SP 1974954687
Denomination: Undefined

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Description
Metal plaque set on a low stone mount within a small garden area adjacent to road junction. Raised single-lined border & inscription lettering.
Inscription
ROYAL NAVAL & AIRCREW ASSOCIATIONS / IN MEMORY OF / SUB LT (A) J.A. DOWLING RNVR / NAVAL AIRMAN W. SANDS RN / FLEET AIR ARM / KILLED WHEN THEIR AIRCRAFT / CRASHED HERE / 13 SEPTEMBER 1941
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Dowling, J. A.
Sands, W.
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Commemorations
  • Second World War (1939-1945)
    Total names on memorial: 2
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 2
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: rank, date of death, service, place of death, initials of forenames, surname, manner of death
    Order of information: Rank
Components
  • Plaque
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Bronze
Listing information
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A

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