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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
Second World War (1939-1945)
Ceremony
  • Unveiled
    Date: 28th June 1998
    Attended by: LORD MAYOR OF NEWCASTLE UPON TYNE
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
48463
Current location

On the east wall of the south aisle
St Thomas the Martyr Church
The Haymarket
Newcastle Upon Tyne
Newcastle Upon Tyne
Tyne And Wear
NE1 7PF
England

OS Grid Ref: NZ 24866 64913
Denomination: Church of England

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Description
Brass wall-mounted plaque on a wooden backboard. Incised inscription. Incised badge of the Normandy Veterans Association with blue enamel infill at centre.
Inscription
THIS PLAQUE IS DEDICATED TO/ THE MEN FROM NEWCASTLE AND DISTRICTS WHO GAVE THEIR LIVES/ DURING THE NORMANDY CAMPAIGN./ 6 JUNE 1944 20 AUGUST 1944/ THEY GAVE THEIR YESTERDAY SO WE MAY HAVE TODAY./ WE WILL REMEMBER THEM/ PRESENTED BY NO. 7 NEWCASTLE AND DISTRICT BRANCH. NORMANDY VETERANS
Inscription legible?
yes
Commemorations
  • Second World War (1939-1945)
    Total names on memorial: 0
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 0
    Exact count: no
    Information shown: Undefined
    Order of information: Undefined
Components
  • Backboard
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Wood
  • Plaque
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Brass
Listing information
Condition
History
1998: THE PLAQUE WILL BE MOVE DINTO THE CHURCH'S MILITARY CHAPEL WHEN THIS IS COMPLETED
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A
Reference
  • WMSNUT151

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