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Memorial details

Memorial type
Board / Plaque / Tablet
District
Coleraine
Town
Portstewart
County
Londonderry
Country
Northern Ireland
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918)
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
69539
Current location

Enfield Street
Portstewart
Coleraine
Londonderry
BT55 7AL
Northern Ireland

OS Grid Ref: NV 99810 97950
Denomination: Presbyterian

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Description
Rectangular plaque set on a wooden backboard with a foliate border and crest at the top.
Inscription
IN LOVING MEMORY OF/ JOHN J. CHARLES M.D. SC/ DIED 10th AUGUST 1912/ AND HIS SONS./ CAPTAIN GODFREY E CHARLES/ INDIAN MEDICAL SERVICE/ DIED 28th SEPTEMBER 1907/ CAPTAIN JOHN P CHARLES MC RAMC/ DIED AT BOULOGNE 6th OCT 1917/ OF WOUNDS RECEIVED AT THE THIRD BATTLE OF YPRES/ GEORGE H. CHARLES/ DIED 10th FEB 1927/ LIEUT HAVLOCK C CHARLES/ THE ROYAL IRISH REGIMENT./ SERVED IN FRANCE AND SALONICA/ DURING THE GREAT WAR/ DIED 20th DEC 1927/ "IN THY LIGHT SHALL WE SEE LIGHT."
Inscription legible?
yes
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 1
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 1
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: Rank, forename, surname, decoration, regiment, place of death, manner of death, date of death.
    Order of information: Undefined
Components
  • Plaque
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Brass
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A

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