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Memorial details

Memorial type
Addition to gravestone
District
South Derbyshire
Town
Willington
County
Derbyshire
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918)
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
55876
Current location

St Michaels Churchyard
Repton Rd
Willington
South Derbyshire
Derbyshire
England

OS Grid Ref: SK 294 283
Denomination: Church of England

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Description
Grey stone family gravestone with carving of flowers and foliage at the head and inlaid with black metal lettering.
Inscription
In Loving Memory of/ GILBERT BULL,/ OF WILLINGTON,/ WHO DIED JUNE 29TH. 1918,/ AGED 77 YEARS./ THE END OF A GOOD LIFE, ENDS IN A GREAT REWARD./ ALSO OF/ Pte. HAROLD BULL,/ OF MANCHESTER,/ SON OF THE ABOVE/ WHO DIED OF WOUNDS IN BELGIUM, JULY 29TH. 1917,/ AGED 33 YEARS./ HIS DUTY NOBLY DONE./ ALSO EMMA BULL,/ WIFE OF THE ABOVE/ WHO DIED JULY 11TH. 1926,/ AGED 73 YEARS./ "PEACE, PERFECT PEACE."
Inscription legible?
yes
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 1
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 1
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: surname,rank,year died,place of death,forename,manner of death,age of death,relationships,additional
    Order of information: Undefined
Components
  • Gravestone
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Stone
Listing information
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A

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