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Memorial details

Memorial type
Stone of remembrance
District
Down
Town
Holywood
County
Down
Country
Northern Ireland
Commemoration
Northern Ireland Conflict; The Troubles (1969-1998)
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
69511
Current location

Palace Barracks Memorial Gardens.
Belfast Road
Holywood
Down
Down
BT18 9RA
Northern Ireland

OS Grid Ref: NW 51965 32260
Denomination: Undefined

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Description
Stone of remembrance with dedicatory plaque. There is the badge of the Parachute Regiment at the top corners and the lettering is in white.
Inscription
IN MEMORY OF/ WO2 W.R. VINES/ 2nd BN. PARACHUTE REGIMENT/ KILLED 5th MAY 1973/ SILVERBRIDGE, CO. ARMAGH/ THIS STONE WAS LAID IN HIS MEMORY/ BY HIS LOVING WIFE HAZEL/ 21st AUGUST 1998.
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Vines, W.r.
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Commemorations
  • Northern Ireland Conflict; The Troubles (1969-1998)
    Total names on memorial: 1
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 1
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: Rank, regiment, surname, date of death, place of death, relationships.
    Order of information: Undefined
Components
  • Stone of remembrance
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Stone
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A

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