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Memorial details

Memorial type
Board / Plaque / Tablet
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918), First World War - civilians
Lost
Lost
WM Reference
69831
Description
Rectangular tablet with ogee head. Decorative border of Greek design. Order insignia carved at the top centre of tablet. Figure of archer and forester depicted at the left and right of tablet. Text is carved in black.
Inscription
ANCIENT ORDER OF FORESTERS/ COURT "ST HILDA" 829/ HARTLEPOOLS DISTRICT/ TO THE GLORY OF GOD/ AND IN LOVING MEMORY OF MEMBERS OF THIS COURT/ WHO LOST THEIR LIVES DURING THE EUROPEAN WAR/ 1914-1918/ KILLED OR DIED FROM WAR EFFECTS/ (Names)/ MERCHANT SERVICE, KILLED BY ENEMY SUBMARINES/ (Names)/ KILLEDIN BOMBARDMENT OF HARTLEPOOL/ DECEMBER 16TH 1914/ (Names)
Inscription legible?
yes
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 19
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 19
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: Surname, forename
    Order of information: Alphabetical by surname
  • First World War - civilians
    Total names on memorial: 2
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 2
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: Surname, forename
    Order of information: Alphabetical by surname
Components
  • Tablet
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Stone
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A

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