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Memorial details

Memorial type
Roll of honour or book of remembrance
District
Carlisle
Town
Great Orton
County
Cumbria
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918)
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
67602
Current location

St Gile's Church
Great Orton
Carlisle
Cumbria
CA5 6LY
England

OS Grid Ref: NY 32889 54289
Denomination: Church of England

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Description
Hand written roll of honour on a pre-printed form in a wooden frame, with 8 bronze regimental badges round the edge of the frame.
Inscription
FOR KING AND COUNTRY/ROLL OF HONOUR/of the/PARISH OF ORTON/[names in 2 columns]
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Armstrong, James
Armstrong, Thomas
Barnes, John William
Bowman, Joseph
Brown, John
Cowan, Hugh
Cowan, John R
Dalzell, Frederick
Dalzell, George
Dalzell, Matthew
See details for all 29 names
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 29
    Served and returned: 25
    Died: 4
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: surname, forenames, rank, regiment, manner of death, decorations, date of death
    Order of information: Undefined
Components
  • Roll of honour
    Measurements: depth <5mm, height 545mm, width 400mm
    Materials: Paper
  • Frame
    Measurements: depth 25mm, height 690mm, width 545mm
    Materials: Wood, Glass
  • Detail
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Bronze
Listing information
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A

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