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Memorial details

Memorial type
Board / Plaque / Tablet
District
Eden
Town
Wetheral
County
Cumbria
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918)
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
3115
Current location

Under a window on the south side.
Holy Trinity and St Constantine Church
Wetheral
Eden
Cumbria
CA4 8HA
England

OS Grid Ref: NY 46817 54402
Denomination: Church of England

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Description
Brass plaque which is inside the church, underneath a window on the south side.
Inscription
TO THE GLORY OF GOD/AND IN LOVING REMEMBRANCE OF/PERCY LANGHORN THOMPSON/OF FERN BANK, GREAT CORBY/2ND LIEUT. 14TH DURHAM LIGHT INFANTRY/KILLED IN ACTION NEAR LANS, FRANCE/JUNE 12TH 1917 AGED 30 YEARS/He hath done what he could
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Thompson, Percy Langhron
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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: surname,rank, date of death ,regiment,place of death,forename,manner of death
    Order of information: Undefined
Components
  • Plaque
    Measurements: height 200MM, width 350MM
    Materials: Brass
Listing information
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A

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