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Memorial details

Memorial type
Stone of remembrance
District
Castle Morpeth
Town
Mitford
County
Northumberland
Country
England
Commemoration
Second World War (1939-1945)
Ceremony
  • Unveiled
    Date: Sep 1969
    Attended by:
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
34088
Current location

In the churchyard
St Mary Magdalene Church
Mitford
Castle Morpeth
Northumberland
NE61 3PZ
England

OS Grid Ref: NZ 16904 85613
Denomination: Church of England

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Description
Rough hewn granite block. The lettering is in raised Roman capitals.
Inscription
TO THE GLORY OF GOD/ AND IN MEMORY OF THE MEN/ OF MITFORD WHO MADE THE/ SUPREME SACRIFICE 1939-45/ (NAMES)
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Brewis, Richard
Dunbar, Henry
Elliott, George
Little, James
Reed, Frank
See details for all 5 names
Commemorations
  • Second World War (1939-1945)
    Total names on memorial: 5
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 5
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: surname,forename
    Order of information: surname
Components
  • Stone of remembrance
    Measurements: depth C 1FT, height C 1.4FT, width C 2FT
    Materials: Granite
Listing information
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A
Reference
  • Journal 27 Sep 1969, page 10

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