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Memorial details

Memorial type
Board / Plaque / Tablet
District
Alnwick
Town
Rothbury
County
Northumberland
Country
England
Commemoration
Second World War (1939-1945)
Ceremony
  • Dedicated
    Date: Easter Day 4 April 1947
    Attended by:
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
33901
Current location

In the Memorial Chapel
All Saints Church
Church Street
Rothbury
Alnwick
Northumberland
NE65 7UU
England

OS Grid Ref: NU 05766 01646
Denomination: Church of England

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Description
Four oak panels, made from former nave pews, identified as being from the old Forest of Rothbury. Each has a shallow arched top. The names are listed in a single column on each panel under a gold cross. Lettering is incised and painted gold. Running above these panels is a slender horizontal panel which bears the dedication in lettering raised in Roman capitals and painted gold on a painted blue background
Inscription
THEY LEFT ALL THAT WAS DEAR TO THEM, ENDURED HARDSHIP, FACED DANGER AND FINALLY PASSED OUT OF THE SITE OF MEN. LET THOSE WHO COME AFTER SEE TO IT THAT THEIR NAMES ARE NOT FORGOTTEN/ (NAMES)
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Aitchison, Ronald Shirley
Brewis, Lancelot
Chaplin, John
Crawford, Robert
Davidson, William
Davison, George
Hart, Ernest Benjamin Lomas
Helm, George
Laidler, Robert
Little, David
See details for all 26 names
Commemorations
  • Second World War (1939-1945)
    Total names on memorial: 26
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 26
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: surname,forename
    Order of information: surname
Components
  • Panelling
    Measurements: height 1060mm, width 475mm
    Materials: Wood - Oak
Listing information
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A
Sponsorship
Private
Details: Elizabeth Carmichael
Reference

This record comprises all information held by IWM’s War Memorials Register for this memorial. Where we hold a names list for the memorial, this information will be displayed on the memorial record. Please check back as we are adding more names to the database.

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