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Memorial details

Memorial type
Other memorial
District
South Holland
Town
Sutton Bridge
County
Lincolnshire
Country
England
Commemoration
Second World War (1939-1945)
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
68209

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Current location

Stands within the Air Force Memorial Chapel.
St Matthew's Church
Bridge Road
Sutton Bridge
South Holland
Lincolnshire
PE12 9SA
England

OS Grid Ref: TF 47879 21213
Denomination: Undefined

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Description
Pyramidal oak base, with a flat top, suitable for use as a side table.
Inscription
TO THE GLORY OF GOD AND IN MEMORY OF/ SGT. A. GNR. G.W. TOLLIDAY. R.A.F./ KILLED IN ACTION 4TH NOVEMBER 1944./ GIVEN BY MEMBERS OF HIS FAMILY.
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Tolliday, G W
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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: Rank, initials, surname, date of death.
    Order of information: Undefined
Components
  • Memorial
    Measurements: depth 380, height 770, width 380
    Materials: Wood - Oak
Listing information
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A
Sponsorship
Private
Responsibility
Church of England
Reference
  • Commonwealth War Graves Commission registers: Sergeant Air Gunner George William Tolliday of the Royal Air Force Volunteer Reserve, service number 1143246, was serving in 195th Squadron when he died on 4/11/1944, aged 24. He is buried in grave 5.B.18 at Rheinberg War Cemetery in Germany.

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