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Memorial details

Memorial type
Roll of honour or book of remembrance
District
Gateshead
Town
Gateshead
County
Tyne And Wear
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918)
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
48152
Current location

Shipley Art Gallery
Prince Consort Road
Gateshead
Gateshead
Tyne And Wear
NE8 4JB
England

OS Grid Ref: NZ 25682 61780
Denomination: Undefined

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Previous locations
  • Primative Methodist Church
    Eighton Banks
    Gateshead
    Tyne And Wear
    England

    OS Grid Ref: NZ 270 580
    Denomination: Undefined
Description
Framed and glazed printed roll of honour. Flags of the allied nations depicted at the top of the roll of honour. Laurel garland border around the whole of the roll with three unknown medals placed within wreaths along the top of the garland.
Inscription
FOR/ KING COUNTRY & HUMANITY/ ROLL OF HONOUR/ FOR THE BRAVE MEN WHO WHO HAVE GONE FORTH IN THE CALL OF DUTY/ FROM EIGHTON BANKS P. M. CHURCH/ TO THE GREAT WAR OF 1914 -/ NAME SERVICE REMARKS/ (NAMES)/ NOT ONCE OR TWICE IN OUR ROUGH ISLAND-STORY,/ THE PATH OF DUTY WAS THE WAY TO GLORY. TENNYSON
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Atkinson, John G
Atkinson, John Gray
Birkett, Ridley
Blakey, Charles
Blakey, George
Bruce, James
Chrisp, George
Chrisp, Henry
Chrisp, S W
Elder, James H
See details for all 29 names
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 29
    Served and returned: 26
    Died: 3
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: forname, surname, regiment, date joined up
    Order of information: Undefined
Components
  • Roll of honour
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Paper
  • Frame
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Wood
Listing information
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A

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