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Memorial details

Memorial type
Addition to gravestone
District
Copeland
Town
Whitehaven
County
Cumbria
Country
England
Commemoration
Second World War (1939-1945)
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
63293
Current location

Gravestone 5D31
Whitehaven Cemetery
Meadow Road
Whitehaven
Copeland
Cumbria
CA28 9HX
England

OS Grid Ref: NX 97647 16536
Denomination: Undefined

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Description
Addition to gravestone.
Inscription
..... ALSO QMS/JOHN EVANS RAMC/SON OF THE ABOVE/LOST AT SEA DECEMBER 1942/AGED 24 YEARS
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Evans, John
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Commemorations
  • Second World War (1939-1945)
    Total names on memorial: 1
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 1
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: surname, forename, rank, regiment, relationships, manner of death, date of death, age
    Order of information: Undefined
Components
  • Gravestone
    Measurements: depth 105mm, height 1130mm, width 650mm
    Materials: Stone
Listing information
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A
Reference

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