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Memorial details

Memorial type
Board / Plaque / Tablet
District
Newcastle Upon Tyne
Town
Newcastle Upon Tyne
County
Tyne And Wear
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918)
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
48376
Current location

Peoples Museum of Memorabilia
Grainger Street
Newcastle Upon Tyne
Newcastle Upon Tyne
Tyne And Wear
England

OS Grid Ref: NZ 247 641
Denomination: Undefined

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Previous locations
  • ODDFELLOWS MANCHESTER UNITY
    Newcastle Upon Tyne
    Newcastle Upon Tyne
    Tyne And Wear
    England

    OS Grid Ref: NZ 250 640
    Denomination: Undefined
Description
Brass plaque mounted onto an oak backboard. Incised inscription in black enamelled lettering. Art deco style border enclosing names listed in three columns.
Inscription
INDEPENDENT ORDER OF ODDFELLOWS MANCHESTER UNITY/ LOYAL SIR WILLIAM ARMSTRONG LODGE/ NEWCASTLE UPON TYNE/ ROLL OF HONOUR, 1914 - 18/ (Names)/ "THEY DIED THAT WE MIGHT LIVE"
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Alderson, A G
Ashbridge, W
Atkinson, J I
Atkinson, R
Baird, G
Balmer, T L
Bourn, J J
Bourn, W
Bown, H C W
Burnip, J M
See details for all 48 names
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 52
    Served and returned: 48
    Died: 4
    Exact count: no
    Information shown: surname,manner of death
    Order of information: manner of death,surname
Components
  • Plaque
    Measurements: height 18IN, width 12IN
    Materials: Brass
  • Backboard
    Measurements: height 18IN, width 13IN
    Materials: Wood - Oak
Listing information
Condition
History
DATE UNKNOWN: THE MEMORIAL WAS BOUGHT FOR PURCHASE BY THE MUSEUM. THEY BOUGHT IT FOR £5 AND PUT IT ON DISPLAY
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A
Reference

This record comprises all information held by IWM’s War Memorials Register for this memorial. Where we hold a names list for the memorial, this information will be displayed on the memorial record. Please check back as we are adding more names to the database.

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