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Memorial details

Memorial type
Church Fabric / Fitting: Lectern or desk
District
City Of Westminster
Town
Holborn
County
Greater London
Country
England
Commemoration
Second World War (1939-1945)
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
53577
Current location

St Clement Danes Church
Strand
Holborn
City Of Westminster
Greater London
WC2R 1DH
England

OS Grid Ref: TQ 30978 81036
Denomination: Church of England

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Previous locations
  • In airbase chapel
    RAF Pembrey
    Pembrey
    Llanelli
    Dyfed
    SA
    Wales

    OS Grid Ref: SN 030 400
    Denomination: Undefined
Description
Wooden lectern in the shape of an eagle with wings spread, standing atop column. Ring of leaves carved around column Plaque on rear of the base.
Inscription
IN LOVING MEMORY OF OUR DEAR SON,/ WING COMMANDER JOHN HARVEY HUTCHINSON/ ROYAL AIR FORCE,/ COMMANDING OFFICER OF THIS STATION,/ + OCTOBER 8TH, 1940./ PEMBREY
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Hutchinson, John, Harvey
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Commemorations
  • Second World War (1939-1945)
    Total names on memorial: 1
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 1
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: surname,rank,year died,regiment,forename,relationships
    Order of information: Undefined
Components
  • Lectern
    Measurements: height 1520mm, width 510mm
    Materials: Wood
  • Plaque
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Metal
Listing information
Condition
Costs

Comments: Funded by victim's parents

Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A
Sponsorship
Private

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