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Memorial details

Memorial type
Board / Plaque / Tablet
District
Belfast
Town
Belfast
County
Antrim
Country
Northern Ireland
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918)
Ceremony
  • Unveiled
    Date: 1st January 1922
    Attended by: Local Clergy/Dignitaries
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
6261
Previous locations
  • Inside the Masereene Room
    Provincial Masonic Hall
    Rosemary St
    Belfast
    Belfast
    Antrim
    BT1 1Q6
    Northern Ireland

    OS Grid Ref: Undefined
    Denomination: Undefined
  • Old Lodge Premises
    Alfred Street
    Belfast
    Belfast
    Antrim
    Northern Ireland

    OS Grid Ref: Undefined
    Denomination: Undefined
Description
White metal wall-mounted plaque on wooden backbaord ebaring the Lodge badge (The Ark of the Covenant) with isncription below, all within a black oak wood pattern border.
Inscription
1914 1919/ THIS MEMORIAL, PLACED / HERE BY MEMBERS OF / THE ARK MASONIC LODGE X/ RECORDS WITH PRIDE THE / NAMES OF THEIR BRETHREN / WHO, IN OBEDIENCE TO THE / CALL OF THE GREAT ARCHITECT / TO SAVE THE WORLD / FOR FREEDOM, FELL IN THE / GREAT WAR AND ARE NOW , / WE HUMBLY TRUST, MEMBERS / OF THE GRAND LODGE ABOVE / (Names)/ THEY ARE FOR EVER HAD IN THE / AFFECTIONATE REMEMBRANCE / OF THEIR SURVIVING BRETHREN.
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Bruce, George J
Combe, Samuel B
Eastwood, William
Ewart, Cecil F K
Lyons, W H St J
Slacke, Charles O
See details for all 6 names
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 6
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 6
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: surname,rank,forename,decorations
    Order of information: Alphabetically by surname
Components
  • Plaque
    Measurements: depth 10MM, height 914MM, width 609MM
    Materials: Bronze
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A
Sponsorship
Corporate
Responsibility
Ark Lodge X

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