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Memorial details

Memorial type
Board / Plaque / Tablet
District
Rochdale
Town
Middleton
County
Greater Manchester
Country
England
Commemoration
Terrorist Acts
Ceremony
  • Unveiled
    Date: March 2015
    Attended by:
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
58971
Current location

Municipal Offices Memorial Garden
Manchester Old Road
Middleton
Rochdale
Greater Manchester
M24 4EB
England

OS Grid Ref: SD 86219 05522
Denomination: Undefined

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Description
Bronze plaque and bronze drum on a stone pedestal. The plaque has a domed head in which is the regimental badge of the Royal Regiment of Fusiliers. All lettering is gold and in relief.
Inscription
IN LOVING MEMORY OF/FUSILIER LEE JAMES RIGBY/2ND BATTALION ROYAL REGIMENT OF FUSILIERS/1987-2013/FOREVER LOVED AND REMEMBERED
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Rigby, Lee James
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Commemorations
  • Terrorist Acts
    Total names on memorial: 1
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 1
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: surname, forenames, rank, regiment, year of birth, year of death
    Order of information: Undefined
Components
  • Plaque
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Bronze
  • Other structure
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Bronze
  • Pedestal
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Stone
Listing information
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A
Sponsorship
Public
Details: Rochdale Council
Responsibility
Rochdale Council
Reference

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