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Memorial details

Memorial type
Board / Plaque / Tablet
District
Blackpool
Town
Bispham
County
Lancashire
Country
England
Commemoration
Non-Combat Deaths
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
62476
Current location

All Hallows Church
All Hallows Road
Bispham
Blackpool
Lancashire
FY2 0AY
England

OS Grid Ref: SD 31900 40578
Denomination: Church of England

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Description
Rectangular marble tablet with a carved marble surround..
Inscription
IN LOVING REMEMBRANCE OF/ WILLIAM POSTE/ LATE MAJOR 50th QUEENS OWN REGIMENT/ BORN JUNE 18th 1835 DIED NOVEMBER 17th 1887/ "HE TRIED TO DO HIS DUTY."
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Poste, William
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Commemorations
  • Non-Combat Deaths
    Total names on memorial: 1
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 1
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: surname,rank,year died,regiment,forename
    Order of information: Undefined
Components
  • Tablet
    Measurements: height 305mm, width 765mm
    Materials: Undefined
Listing information
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A

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