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Memorial details

Memorial type
Stone of remembrance
District
Alnwick
Town
Rothbury
County
Northumberland
Country
England
Commemoration
Second World War (1939-1945)
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
33639
Current location

Cragside House
In a quarry in the grounds in Cragend Wood
Rothbury
Alnwick
Northumberland
NE65 7PU
England

OS Grid Ref: NU 07358 02164
Denomination: Undefined

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Description
The lettering is carved into the quarry face. At the top is a crown with the initials "RAF" beneath. Lettering is in Roman capitals
Inscription
R.A.F. IN MEMORY/ OF/ SERGT. G.A.N. THOMPSON/ 1923-1944
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Thompson, G A N
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Commemorations
  • Second World War (1939-1945)
    Total names on memorial: 1
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 1
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: rank, year of death, year of birth, service, surname, initials of forenames
    Order of information: Undefined
Components
  • Stone of remembrance
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Stone
Listing information
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A
Reference

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