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Memorial details

Memorial type
Stone of remembrance
District
East Hampshire
Town
Southsea
County
Hampshire
Country
England
Commemoration
Second World War (1939-1945)
Ceremony
  • Unveiled
    Date: 4 November 2012
    Attended by: Local Clergy/Dignitaries
  • Dedicated
    Date: 4 November 2012
    Attended by: Local Clergy/Dignitaries
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
63893
Current location

In an outside enclosure
Royal Marines Museum
Eastney Rd
Southsea
East Hampshire
Hampshire
PO4 9PX
England

OS Grid Ref: SZ 669 988
Denomination: Undefined

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Description
Stone of Remembrance with a plaque with dedicatory inscription. At centre below 1942 is a Navy emblem and at base, two further Navy emblems.
Inscription
THE COCKLESHELL HEROES/ 1942/ (Names)
Inscription legible?
yes
Commemorations
  • Second World War (1939-1945)
    Total names on memorial: 10
    Served and returned: 2
    Died: 8
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: Undefined
    Order of information: Undefined
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
Reference
  • Daily Telegraph 05-11-2012
  • Metro 05-11-2012
  • The Times 18/05-11-2012

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