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Memorial details

Memorial type
Board / Plaque / Tablet
District
Ards
Town
Kircubbin
County
Down
Country
Northern Ireland
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918), Second World War (1939-1945)
Ceremony
  • Unveiled
    Date: February 1922
    Attended by: Local Clergy/Dignitaries
  • Dedicated
    Date: February 1922
    Attended by: Bishop of Down and Dromore
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Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
43286
Current location

HOLY TRINITY CHURCH
Main St
Kircubbin
Ards
Down
BT22 2SR
Northern Ireland

OS Grid Ref: Undefined
Denomination: Church of Ireland

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Description
CELTIC TYPE ORNAMENTATION ON BORDER OF PLAQUE,ABOVE WHICH IS A STAINED GLASS WINDOW DEPICTING A KNIGHT KNEELING WITH LEFT HAND ON A SWORD HILT. BESIDE HIM A SPEARMAN AND HORSE. A FEMALE FIGURE, REPRESENTING VICTORY, APPEARS TO BE ACCEPTING A GIFT FROM THE KNIGHT.
Inscription
TO THE GLORY OF GOD AND IN ABIDING MEMORY OF/ THOSE OF THIS PARISH WHO SERVED THEIR COUNTRY/ IN THE WORLD WARS 1914-1918 AND 1939-1945/ WORLD WAR 1914-1918 WORLD WAR 1939-1945/ DIED ON ACTIVE SERVICE DIED ON ACTIVE SERVICE (NAMES)/ ALSO SERVED (NAMES)
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Allen, Harold
Bell, William
Brown, Harris
Brown, William
Browne, W Angus
Campbell, Samuel
Close, Hugh
Close, J F
Collins, Daniel
Colse, Robert
See details for all 49 names
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 50
    Served and returned: 43
    Died: 7
    Exact count: no
    Information shown: surname,forename
    Order of information: Undefined
  • Second World War (1939-1945)
    Total names on memorial: 29
    Served and returned: 28
    Died: 1
    Exact count: no
    Information shown: surname,forename,decorations
    Order of information: Undefined
Components
  • Plaque
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Brass
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A
Responsibility
THE CHURCH

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