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Memorial details

Memorial type
Board / Plaque / Tablet
District
Wirral
Town
Barnston
County
Merseyside
Country
England
Commemoration
Second World War (1939-1945)
Ceremony

  • Date:
    Attended by: Widow and Son
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
2506
Current location

Christ Church
Barnston Rd
Barnston
Wirral
Merseyside
CH61 1BY
England

OS Grid Ref: SJ 28049 83209
Denomination: Church of England

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Description
A small brass plaque above the organ keyboard with white inscription.
Inscription
IN MEMORY OF / JOSEPH PERCIVAL PRICHARD / 2ND LIEUT. KING'S OWN ROYAL REGIMENT / ORGANIST AND CHOIRMASTER /OF THIS CHURCH FROM 1937-1939 / KILLED IN ACTION IN TOBRUK NORTH AFRICA / 21ST NOVEMBER 1941 / THIS TABLET IS ERECTED BY HIS WIDOW & SON
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Prichard, Joseph
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Commemorations
  • Second World War (1939-1945)
    Total names on memorial: 1
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 1
    Exact count: no
    Information shown: Forename, middle name, surname, rank, regiment, ocupation, years of ocupation, manner of death, place of death, date of death
    Order of information: Undefined
Components
  • Plaque
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Brass
Listing information
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A

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