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Memorial details

Memorial type
Stone of remembrance
District
Lichfield
Town
Alrewas
County
Staffordshire
Country
England
Commemoration
Northern Ireland Conflict; The Troubles (1969-1998)
Ceremony
  • Unveiled
    Date: 01 August 2009
    Attended by: Local Clergy/Dignitaries
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
61980
Current location

National Memorial Arboretum
Croxall Road
Alrewas
Lichfield
Staffordshire
DE13 7AR
England

OS Grid Ref: SK 1850314752
Denomination: Undefined

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Description
Stone of Remembrance with dedicatory plaque. At top left and right of plaque is a dog's paw symbol. Below the list of names to left and right are images of two types of sniffer dogs.
Inscription
DEDICATED TO THE MEMORY OF/ THOSE WHO LOST THEIR LIVES/ WHILST SERVING WITH THE/ ARMY DOG UNIT IN NORTHERN IRELAND/ (Names)/ SEARCH & SECURE/ THIS STONE WAS LAID IN THEIR MEMORY BY THE MEMBERS OF THE/ ARMY DOG UNIT NORTHERN IRELAND ASSOCIATION
Inscription legible?
yes
Commemorations
  • Northern Ireland Conflict; The Troubles (1969-1998)
    Total names on memorial: 6
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 6
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: surname,rank,year died,regiment
    Order of information: rank,surname,regiment,year died
Components
  • Stone of remembrance
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Stone
  • Plaque
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Metal
Listing information
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A
Sponsorship
Corporate
Reference

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