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Memorial details

Memorial type
Battlefield cross or marker
District
West Lindsey
Town
Glentham
County
Lincolnshire
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918)
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
48895

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Current location

St. Peter's Church
Church Lane
Glentham
West Lindsey
Lincolnshire
LN8 2EW
England

OS Grid Ref: TF 00306 90459
Denomination: Church of England

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Description
Pioneer made Battlefield cross with lettering in black.
Inscription
G.R.U. /1 / R.I.P. / LIEUT. W.H. OWSTON/ 2/4TH LINCOLN REGT./ DIED/ OF/ WOUNDS/ 22-10-17.
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Owston, W H
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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: Rank, initials, surname, regiment, manner of death, date of death.
    Order of information: Surname
Components
  • Battlefield Cross or Marker
    Measurements: height 945 mm, width 420 mm
    Materials: Wood
Listing information
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A

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