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Memorial details

Memorial type
Board / Plaque / Tablet
District
Tynedale
Town
Haltwhistle
County
Northumberland
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918)
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
33956
Current location

Holy Cross Church
Eden's Lawn
Haltwhistle
Tynedale
Northumberland
NE 49 0BL
England

OS Grid Ref: NY 70747 44028
Denomination: Church of England

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Description
Brass Plaque in wood frame. There is a border of two single lines, incised and enamelled red. The lettering is in Roman capitals.
Inscription
IN MEMORY OF OLIVE, YOUNGEST DAUGHTER/ OF ROBERT AND MARY SMITH/ OF GREYSTONE DALE/ WHO DIED AT OSTROVO, SERBIA,/ ON OCTOBER 6TH 1916, WHILE ON ACTIVE SERVICE/ WITH THE SCOTTISH WOMEN'S HOSPITAL UNIT./ BURIED AT THE ALLIES' CEMETERY, SALONIKA./ THIS TABLET IS PLACED HERE BY HER BROTHERS AND SISTERS
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Smith, Olive
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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, date of death, ,regiment,place of death,forename,place of burial,manner of death,relationships
    Order of information: Undefined
Components
  • Plaque
    Measurements: depth 5mm, height 255mm, width 610mm
    Materials: Brass
  • Backboard
    Measurements: depth 20mm, height 370mm, width 720mm
    Materials: Wood
Listing information
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A
Sponsorship
Private
Reference

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