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Memorial details

Memorial type
Board / Plaque / Tablet
District
Ellesmere Port
Town
Willaston
County
Cheshire
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918)
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
2517
Current location

Christ Church
Willaston
Ellesmere Port
Cheshire
CH64 2XP
England

OS Grid Ref: SJ 32868 77798
Denomination: Church of England

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Description
Brass plaque with flag.
Inscription
(Plaque): THE FLAG ABOVE CAME FROM / FRANCE, ON THE CASKET CONTAINING / THE BODY OF / LIEUT. RAYMOND LONSDALE / 4TH HUSSARS / WHO WAS FATALLY WOUNDED NEAR / HAZEBROUK, DIED IN HOSPITAL AT / BOULOGNE AND WAS BURIED NEAR THIS / SPOT ON 31ST OCTOBER 1914 / R.I.P.
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Lonsdale, Raymond
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Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 1
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 1
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: Rank, middle name, surname, regiment, manner of death, place of death, date of burial
    Order of information: Undefined
Components
  • Plaque
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Brass
  • Flag
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Fabric
Listing information
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A

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