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Memorial details

Memorial type
Board / Plaque / Tablet
District
Tynedale
Town
Simonburn
County
Northumberland
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918)
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
34240
Current location

on the wall of the north aisle
St Mungo's Church
Simonburn
Tynedale
Northumberland
NE48 3AR
England

OS Grid Ref: Ny 87055 73657
Denomination: Church of England

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Description
PLAIN RECTANGULAR WHITE MARBLE TABLET SET WITHIN A BLACK MARBLE FRAME. INCISED INSCRIPTION IN BLACK PAINTED LETTERING BLACK MARBLE CROSS AT THE TOP CENTRE OF THE TABLET
Inscription
IN LOVING MEMORY OF/ MERTRAM ALLGOOD/ CAPTAIN/ ROYAL IRISH RIFLES/ WHO FELL IN ACTION/ AT YPRES 7 DECEMBER/ 1914/ "I THANK MY GOD UPON/ EVERY REMEMBRANCE OF YOU"
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Allgood, Bertram
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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, rank, date of death,regiment,place of death,forename,manner of death,additional
    Order of information: Undefined
Components
  • Frame
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Marble - Black
  • Tablet
    Measurements: height 1065MM, width 685MM
    Materials: Marble - White
Listing information
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A
Reference

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