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Memorial details

Memorial type
Roll of honour or book of remembrance
District
Tynedale
Town
Ovingham
County
Northumberland
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918), Second World War (1939-1945)
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
34119
Current location

St Mary the Virgin Church
Main Road
Ovingham
Tynedale
Northumberland
NE42 6AE
England

OS Grid Ref: NZ 08495 63714
Denomination: Church of England

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Description
Paper Roll of Honour. The simple frame is made of strips of wood which over-extend at the corners, with a band of brass running along the middle of each strip and forming a flower at each corner. The inscription is handwritten in black ink, the names being listed in two columns.
Inscription
"FATHER IN THY GRACIOUS KEEPING / LEAVE WE NOW THY SERVANTS SLEEPING"
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Appleby, Joseph F
Cairns, Joseph J
Caulfield, Laurence
Caulfield, Roland
Coulson, Matthew
Forster, Edwin
Gibbon, J Alan
Harrison, Cecil
Heppell, John W
Johnson, Cecil
See details for all 28 names
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 20
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 20
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: surname, forename
    Order of information: surname
  • Second World War (1939-1945)
    Total names on memorial: 8
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 8
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: surname, forename
    Order of information: surname
Components
  • Frame
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Wood
  • Roll of honour
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Paper
Listing information
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A
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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