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Memorial details

Memorial type
Painting / Print
District
Derwentside
Town
Ushaw Moor
County
Durham
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918)
Maker
MR FRANK H MASON RBA
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
52163
Current location

USHAW COLLEGE
Ushaw Moor
Derwentside
Durham
DH7 9RH
England

OS Grid Ref: NZ 218 437
Denomination: Undefined

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Description
OIL PAINTING PLACED WITHIN A GILT FRAME. DEDICATORY PLAQUE PLACED ON THE FRAME. THE PICTURE DEPICTS TEH COLLIER TRANSPORT RIVER CLYDE LANDING TROOPS AT V BEACH
Inscription
THE COLLIER TRANSPORT 'RIVER CLYDE'/ LANDING TROOPS AT 'V' BEACH, SEDD-EL-BAHR/ IN THE DARDANELLES, 25TH APRIL 1915/ BY FRANK H. MASON R.B.A./ THE TROOPS INCLUDED THE ROYAL DUBLIN FUSILIERS/ AND THE MUNSTER FUSILIERS/ HERE THE REV. FATHER WILLIAM J. FINN, CHAPLAIN TO THE FORCES/ WAS KILLED IN THE EXERCISE OF HIS SACRED DUTIES./ THEY ACHIEVED THE IMPOSSIBLE/ PRESENTED TO USAHW COLLEGE BY HIS SISTER MARY HOLLAND.
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Finn, William J
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Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 2
    Served and returned: 1
    Died: 1
    Exact count: no
    Information shown: year died,place of death,forename,manner of death,relationships,occupation
    Order of information: Undefined
Components
  • Plaque
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Metal
  • Painting
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Paint - Oil
  • Frame
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Wood
Listing information
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A

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