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Memorial details

Memorial type
Panelling
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
33925
Current location

East wall of Memorial Chapel
All Saints Church
Rothbury
Alnwick
Northumberland
NE65 7UU
England

OS Grid Ref: NU 05704 01732
Denomination: Church of England

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Description
Wooden panelling bearing carved inscription and RAF Badge. The lettering is incised in Roman capitals and painted blue.
Inscription
IN LOVING MEMORY/ OF/ ROBERT FERGUSON THOMPSON/ SERGT. R.A.F./ BURIED AT ROZENDAAL, HOLLAND/ 11 NOVEMBER 1941/ THESE PANELS ARE ERECTED BY HIS PARENTS/ AT THE GOING DOWN OF THE SUN/ AND IN THE MORNING WE WILL REMEMBER
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Thompson, Robert Ferguson
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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: surname, rank, service, forename, date of death, place of burial,relationships
    Order of information: Undefined
Components
  • Panelling
    Measurements: height 1060mm, width 460mm
    Materials: Wood - Oak
Listing information
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A
Sponsorship
Private
Details: His parents
Reference

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