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Memorial details

Memorial type
Board / Plaque / Tablet
District
Sheffield
Town
Sheffield
County
South Yorkshire
Country
England
Commemoration
Falklands Conflict (1982)
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
46855
Current location

St Peter and St Pauls Cathedral
2 St James Row
Sheffield
Sheffield
South Yorkshire
S1 1HA
England

OS Grid Ref: SK 35381 87490
Denomination: Church of England

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Inscription
H.M.S. SHEFFIELD 1971 - 1982/ LAUNCHED BY H.M. QUEEN ELIZABETH II AT BARROW-IN-FURNESS/ ON 10TH JUNE 1971 AND COMMISIONED ON 25TH FEBRUARY 975./ DESTROYED BY AN ENEMY ATTACK DURING THE LIBERATION OF/ THE FALKLAND ISLANDS ON 4TH MAY 1982 WITH THE LOSS OF 20 LIVES
Inscription legible?
yes
Commemorations
  • Falklands Conflict (1982)
    Total names on memorial: 20
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 20
    Exact count: no
    Information shown: Undefined
    Order of information: Undefined
Components
  • Plaque
    Measurements: height 180MM, width 580MM
    Materials: Stainless Steel
Listing information
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A

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