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Memorial details

Memorial type
Window
District
Tameside
Town
Hyde
County
Greater Manchester
Country
England
Commemoration
Second World War (1939-1945)
Maker
JAMES CLARK RI
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
66743
Current location

Flowery Field Church
Newton Street
Hyde
Tameside
Greater Manchester
SK14 4RY
England

OS Grid Ref: SJ 94518 95499
Denomination: Undefined

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Description
Picture of a dead warrior being embraced by a heavenly figure, with a dedicatory wooden board at the base of the painting.
Inscription
Upper plaque: THE HAPPY WARRIOR Lower plaque: IN MEMORY OF SYDNEY GARSIDE COOKE.R.A.F./ WHO DIED IN THE MIDDLE EAST, 29 DECEMBER 1941/ AGED 22 YEARS.
Inscription legible?
no
Names on memorial
Cooke, Sydney Garside
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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: Forename, surname, regiment, place of death, date of death, age at death.
    Order of information: Undefined
Components
  • Print
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Paper
  • Board
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Wood
Listing information
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A

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