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Memorial details

Memorial type
Tapestry / Needlepoint
District
Sheffield
Town
Sheffield
County
South Yorkshire
Country
England
Commemoration
Second World War (1939-1945)
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
69134
Current location

605
Traditional Heritage Museum
Ecclesall Road
Sheffield
Sheffield
South Yorkshire
S11 8PR
England

OS Grid Ref: SK 33563 85880
Denomination: Undefined

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Description
Rectangular framed and glazed tapestry with a border of roses and a depiction of St George and the Dragon above and the inscription below.
Inscription
IN PROUD & LOVING/ MEMORY/ OF/ ARTHUR WOODS/ DIED FROM WOUNDS/ JULY 23RD 1942/ AGED 22 YRS/ DUTY NOBLY DONE.
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Woods, Arthur
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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: Forename, surname, manner of death, date of death, age of death.
    Order of information: Undefined
Components
  • Tapestry / Needlepoint
    Measurements: height 960mm, width 750mm
    Materials: Plant Material
Listing information
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A
Reference

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