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Memorial details

Memorial type
Board / Plaque / Tablet
District
North Kesteven
Town
Scopwick
County
Lincolnshire
Country
England
Commemoration
Second World War (1939-1945)
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
43195

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Current location

Scopwick Cemetery
Vicarage Lane
Scopwick
North Kesteven
Lincolnshire
LN4 3NL
England

OS Grid Ref: TF 06897 58217
Denomination: Undefined

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Description
Tablet set in the ground
Inscription
FLIGHT LIEUTENANT J,H.M. OFFENBERG / PILOT / ROYAL AIR FORCE / BURIED HERE / 26TH JANUARY 1942 / RE-BURIED AT / THE BRUSSELS CITY CEMETERY / EVERE- BELGIUM/ SEPTEMBER 1949
Inscription legible?
yes
Commemorations
  • Second World War (1939-1945)
    Total names on memorial: 1
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 1
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: rank, initials, surname . decoration date of death, reburial detail, date
    Order of information: Undefined
Components
  • Memorial
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Undefined
Listing information
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A
Reference
  • Air Force Memorials of Lincolnshire 3rd edition by Ingham, Mike 50 Published:Midland Publishing Limited 1990 Leicester

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