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Memorial details

Memorial type
Board / Plaque / Tablet
District
Newcastle Upon Tyne
Town
Gosforth
County
Tyne And Wear
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918)
Ceremony
  • Faculty Granted
    Date: 29th January 1917
    Attended by: UNKNOWN
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
34428
Current location

ST NICHOLAS CHURCH
Gosforth
Newcastle Upon Tyne
Tyne And Wear
England

OS Grid Ref: NZ 251 681
Denomination: Church of England

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Description
PLAIN NOWY HEADED BOARD CROSS IN NOWY HEAD. BADGES OF NORTHUMBERLAND FUSILIERS AND DURHAM LIGHT INFANTRY IN FRAME
Inscription
THEY DIED FOR GOD KING AND COUNTRY/ ERECTED BY HIS FATHER AND MOTHER/ IN AFFECTIONATE MEMORY/ OF THEIR DEAR SON/ LIEUTENANT J HARRY EDWARD 14TH D.L.I./ KILLED IN ACTION IN FRANCE/ JANAURY 7TH 1917/ (NAMES)
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Allison, William Cecil
Armstrong, Harold
Balfour, Frank Douglas
Bell, Robert Davis
Boardman, Ephraim
Braithwaite, Richard
Brewis, John Arthur Gardner
Brooks, George Thomas
Bullen, Henry Stanley Tempest
Bulman, Gilbert
See details for all 95 names
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 94
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 94
    Exact count: no
    Information shown: surname,rank,regiment
    Order of information: surname
Components
  • Board
    Measurements: height 1500MM, width 1370MM
    Materials: Wood
Listing information
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A
Sponsorship
Private
Reference
  • NZ 251 681

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