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Memorial details

Memorial type
Addition to gravestone
District
Barnet
Town
East Finchley
County
Greater London
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918)
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
68152
Current location

East Finchley Cemetery
East End Road
East Finchley
Barnet
Greater London
N2 0RZ
England

OS Grid Ref: TQ 26027 89683
Denomination: Undefined

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Description
Addition to gravestone
Inscription
IN MEMORY OF/ OUR BELOVED SONS/ HAROLD EDWARD O'BRIEN/ WHO PASSED AWAY 21ST FEB 1937 AGED 35./ AND/ LESLIE/ KILLED IN ACTION 1914 AGED 19./ "Our loss is great, but well not complain./ For their sweet smiles are Heaven's gain."/ ALSO OF MARTIN/ FATHER OF THE ABOVE/ WHO FELL ASLEEP 17TH JUNE 1938. AGED 70.
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
O'brien, Leslie
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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: Relationship, surname, forename, manner of death, date of death, age of death
    Order of information: Undefined
Components
  • Gravestone
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Stone
Listing information
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A
Reference

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