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Memorial details

Memorial type
Addition to gravestone
District
Allerdale
Town
Workington
County
Cumbria
Country
England
Commemoration
Second World War (1939-1945)
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
43671
Current location

Salterbeck Cemetery
Salterbeck Road
Workington
Allerdale
Cumbria
CA14 5JG
England

OS Grid Ref: NX 98947 26356
Denomination: Undefined

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Description
Addition to family gravestone
Inscription
....ALSO/DVR WILLIAM G GORDON/RASC DEARLY LOVED SON OF/ABOVE DIED ON ACTIVE/SERVICE MARCH 26TH 1942/AGED 22 YEARS...
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Gordon, William
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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, relationships, rank, regiment, manner of death, date of death, age
    Order of information: Undefined
Components
  • Gravestone
    Measurements: depth 130mm, height 780mm, width 500mm
    Materials: Stone
Listing information
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A
Reference

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