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Memorial details

Memorial type
Roll of honour or book of remembrance
District
South Tyneside
Town
Whitburn
County
Tyne And Wear
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918)
Maker
Kent
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
48328
Current location

Whitburn
South Tyneside
Tyne And Wear
England

OS Grid Ref: Undefined
Denomination: Undefined

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Description
A Roll of Honour with a single line border round the bottom, and sides ending in a leaf design on the side at the top. A soldier on each side at the bottom supports a lance which supports a banner bearing the dedication. The names are listed underneath the banner in three columns, and at the bottom are two crossed flags. The lettering throughout is in elaborate capitals.
Inscription
WHITBURN BROTHERHOOD/ ROLL OF HONOUR/ THE FOLLOWING MEN OF WHITBURN & MARSDEN/ ANSWERED THE CALL OF THEIR KING & COUNTRY/ TO DEFEND THE EMPIRE IN ITS HOUR OF NEED/ (Names)/ MATT. WAKER, PRESIDENT 1914./ GOD SAVE THE KING
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Allan, Wm
Archer, Jno
Barfe, G
Barkus, Oscar
Bawn, R
Bell, P
Bell, Wm
Bleucoe, Hy
Bowes, A S
Bowman, R
See details for all 74 names
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 74
    Served and returned: 74
    Died: 0
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: Surname, forename initial.
    Order of information: Undefined
Components
  • Roll of honour
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Unknown
Listing information
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A
Reference
  • CDW100.02
  • North East War Memorials Project. www.newmp.org.uk/detail.php?contentId=9113 . Accessed 30 July 2019.

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