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Memorial details

Memorial type
Allegory (eg: Victory)
District
South Lakeland
Town
Brathay
County
Cumbria
Country
England
Commemoration
Second World War (1939-1945)
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
3942
Current location

Located on east wall near the door
Holy Trinity Church
Brathay
South Lakeland
Cumbria
LA22 9NE
England

OS Grid Ref: NY 36230 03295
Denomination: Church of England

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Description
Statue of the Archangel St Michael standing on a serpant atop a wooden base with brass plaque below it.
Inscription
TO THE GLORY OF GOD / AND IN MEMORY OF / GEORGE MICHAEL HOUGH AITCHISON / ROYAL ARTILLERY AIR OPERATIONS PILOT / ANZIO, ITALY / 19TH MAY, 1944
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Aitchison, George Michael Hough
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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: Surname, forenames, date of death, regiment, place of death
    Order of information: Undefined
Components
  • Plaque
    Measurements: depth 5 mm, height 140 mm, width 270 mm
    Materials: Brass
  • Figure
    Measurements: depth 120 mm, height 610 mm, width 170 mm
    Materials: Ceramic
Listing information
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A

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