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Memorial details

Memorial type
Church Fabric / Fitting: Vase or flower holder
District
Tynedale
Town
Hexham
County
Northumberland
Country
England
Commemoration
Second World War (1939-1945)
Ceremony
  • Dedicated
    Date: 16th January 1949
    Attended by: Revd. S.A. Pullen, Minister of the Church
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
34110
Current location

St Aidan's Church
Hencotes
Hexham
Tynedale
Northumberland
NE46 2EQ
England

OS Grid Ref: NY 93270 63926
Denomination: United Reformed

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Description
ENGRAVED Brass FLOWER BOWL
Inscription
SERGT. PILOT. GIBSON, R.A.F.
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Gibson, R
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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, service ,forename, surname
    Order of information: Undefined
Components
  • Vase
    Measurements: depth 205MM, height 75MM, width 115MM
    Materials: Brass
Listing information
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A
Sponsorship
Private
Details: By his parents
Reference
  • WMSH51.33
  • Royal Air Force Fighter Command Losses of the |Second World War Volume 2: Operational Losses: Aircraft and Crews 1942-1943; Norman L.R. Franks. Midland Publishing Ltd; 1998; ISBN 1 85780 075 3
  • www.newmp.org.uk/detail.php?contentId=7623

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