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Memorial details

Memorial type
Board / Plaque / Tablet
District
Castle Morpeth
Town
Pegswood
County
Northumberland
Country
England
Commemoration
Second World War (1939-1945)
Ceremony
  • Unveiled
    Date: 4th May 1947
    Attended by: Alderman A Patten
  • Dedicated
    Date: 4th May 1947
    Attended by: Revd S A Crawford, Rector of Bothal & Revd W Lane, Methodist Minister
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
34162
Current location

4
Miner's Welfare Hall
Front Street
Pegswood
Castle Morpeth
Northumberland
NE61 6UF
England

OS Grid Ref: NZ 22649 87384
Denomination: Undefined

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Description
Brass Plaque on wooden backboard. There is a border of oak leaves. Names are listed in two columns. All lettering is in Roman capitals
Inscription
TO THE GLORY OF GOD/AND IN HONOUR OF THOSE/FROM THE PARISH OF PEGSWOOD/WHO GAVE THEIR LIVES/IN THE WAR 1939-1945/[names]
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Armstrong, H
Chapman, C
Croyle, E
Davis, A
Dobson, L N
Ellison, J H
Hall, J W
Hay, L
Kidd, T W
Lownes, H B
See details for all 18 names
Commemorations
  • Second World War (1939-1945)
    Total names on memorial: 18
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 18
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: surname,rank,regiment, initials of forenames
    Order of information: surname
Components
  • Plaque
    Measurements: height 450mm, width 750mm
    Materials: Brass
  • Backboard
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Wood
Listing information
Condition
Costs

Memorial: c£50

Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A
Reference
  • MORPETH HERALD 9/5/1947

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