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Memorial details

Memorial type
Church Fabric / Fittings
District
South Kesteven
Town
Castle Bytham
County
Lincolnshire
Country
England
Commemoration
Second World War (1939-1945)
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
20563
Current location

St James Church
High Street
Castle Bytham
South Kesteven
Lincolnshire
NG33 4RZ
England

OS Grid Ref: SK 988 184
Denomination: Church of England

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Description
Bookcase of two rows containing the Books of Common Prayer. There is a rectangular brass plaque at the top with the dedication.
Inscription
TO THE GLORY OF GOD AND IN MEMORY OF/ ALBERT VICTOR CRAWFORD, FLYING OFFICER, R.A.F.V.R./ KILLED NEAR ANTWERP RETURNING FROM OPERATIONS/ OVER THE RUHR. JUNE 15TH 1943./ THIS CASE AND BOOKS WERE PRESENTED BY HIS FAMILY.
Inscription legible?
yes
Commemorations
  • Second World War (1939-1945)
    Total names on memorial: 1
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 1
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: surname,rank,year died,regiment,place of death,forename,manner of death,relationships
    Order of information: Undefined
Components
  • Case
    Measurements: depth 155MM, height 665MM, width 360MM
    Materials: Wood - Oak
  • Plaque
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Brass
Listing information
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A
Sponsorship
Private

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