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Memorial details

Memorial type
Board / Plaque / Tablet
District
Castle Morpeth
Town
Netherwitton
County
Northumberland
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918)
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
47350
Current location

South wall of nave
St Giles' Church
Netherwitton
Castle Morpeth
Northumberland
NE61 4NS
England

OS Grid Ref: NZ 10166 90411
Denomination: Church of England

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Description
Brass Plaque with the badge of the Royal Field Artillery at top centre, all within a foliated border. Inscription in sans serifs capitals
Inscription
TO THE GLORY OF GOD/AND TO THE LOVED AND HONOURED MEMORY OF/JOHN BARWICK ORDE MC/MAJOR RFA/BORN DECEMBER 24TH 1886/KILLED ON THE STRUMA FRONT, FEBRUARY 12TH 1917/[SALONICA EXPEDITIONARY FORCE]/I THANK MY GOD UPON EVERY REMEMBRANCE OF YOU
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Orde, John Barwick
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Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 1
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 1
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: surname, forenames, rank, regiment, decorations, date of birth, date of death, place of death, manner of death
    Order of information: Undefined
Components
  • Plaque
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Brass
Listing information
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A
Reference

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