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Memorial details

Memorial type
Board / Plaque / Tablet
District
Caradon
Town
Saltash
County
Cornwall
Country
England
Commemoration
Non-Specific Conflict
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
68277

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Current location

China Fleet Country Club.
Salt Mill
Saltash
Caradon
Cornwall
PL12 6LJ
England

OS Grid Ref: SX 42803 60441
Denomination: Undefined

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Description
Rectangular plaque with ships' badges at each corner.
Inscription
THIS MEMORIAL IS DEDICATED TO THE FORTY SIX MEN/ WHO LOST THEIR LIVES/ DURING THE YANGTSE INCIDENT APRIL 1949/ AND TO THEIR SHIPMATES FROM/ H.M. SHIPS AMETHYST, BLACK SWAN, CONSORT AND LONDON.
Inscription legible?
yes
Commemorations
  • Non-Specific Conflict
    Total names on memorial: 0
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 0
    Exact count: no
    Information shown: Undefined
    Order of information: Undefined
Components
  • Plaque
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Metal
Listing information
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A

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