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Memorial details

Memorial type
Board / Plaque / Tablet
District
Rushcliffe
Town
West Bridgford, Nottingham
County
Nottinghamshire
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918)
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
66986
Current location

St. Giles Church
Church Drive
West Bridgford
Nottingham
Rushcliffe
Nottinghamshire
NG2 6AY
England

OS Grid Ref: SK 58628 37543
Denomination: Church of England

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Previous locations
  • Swain Hall
    Trent Bridge Cricket Ground
    Bridgford Road
    West Bridgford
    Nottingham
    Rushcliffe
    Nottinghamshire
    NG2 6AG
    England

    OS Grid Ref: SK 58446 37973
    Denomination: Undefined
Description
This is a rectangular framed oak board with an engraved inscription and an engraved depiction of the Boys' Brigade badge at the top.
Inscription
IN MEMORY OF/ P. N. COOPER LIEUT/ 1ST SHERWOOD FORESTERS/ DIED IN FRANCE JULY 6TH 1916/ AGED 21 YEARS./ GIVEN BY HIS PARENTS IN/ RECOGNITION OF THE BENEFIT/ AND HAPPINESS HE DERIVED/ FROM THE BOYS' BRIGADE.
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Cooper, P.n.
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Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 1
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 1
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: Surname, rank, regiment, place of death, date of death, age of death, relationship, additional
    Order of information: Undefined
Components
  • Board
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Wood - Oak
Listing information
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A
Sponsorship
Private
Details: Parents of fallen
Reference

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