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Memorial details

Memorial type
Board / Plaque / Tablet
District
Restormel
Town
Fowey
County
Cornwall
Country
England
Commemoration
Second World War (1939-1945)
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
40378
Current location

The memorial can be found on the Town Quay river wall.
Town Quay
Fowey
Restormel
Cornwall
England

OS Grid Ref: SX 12634 51676
Denomination: Undefined

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Description
Rectangular bronze plaque mounted on an inclined stone looking out over the Town Quay. Inscription is in relief.
Inscription
50TH ANNIVERSARY OF D-DAY 6 JUNE 1994 / IN HONOUR OF THE MANY FOR WHOM IT WAS / THE LONGEST DAY / WITH GRATITUDE - WE REMEMBER THEM / UNVEILED BY W. L. NEEVELL / (PORT OPERATIONS OFFICE U.S.N. JUNE 1944)
Inscription legible?
yes
Commemorations
  • Second World War (1939-1945)
    Total names on memorial: 0
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 0
    Exact count: no
    Information shown: Undefined
    Order of information: Undefined
Components
  • Plaque
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Bronze
Listing information
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A

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