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Memorial details

Memorial type
Addition to gravestone
District
South Holland
Town
Holbeach
County
Lincolnshire
Country
England
Commemoration
Second World War (1939-1945)
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
70287

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Current location

Holbeach Cemetry
Park Lane
Holbeach
South Holland
Lincolnshire
PE12 7EH
England

OS Grid Ref: TF 36155 25058
Denomination: Undefined

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Description
Addition to gravestone
Inscription
IN LOVING MEMORY OF/ OUR DEAR BROTHER/ WALTER BAILER/ WHO DIED 16TH JULY 1946, AGED 57 YEARS/ ALSO OF HIS SONS/ WALTER,/ KILLED ON ACTIVE SERVICE/ FEBRUARY 1944. AGED 23 YEARS/ AND/ ALFRED ROBERT,/ WHO DIED IN INFANTCY./ RE-UNITED
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Bailey, Walter
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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: Surname, Forename, date of death, age of death
    Order of information: Undefined
Components
  • Gravestone
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Stone
Listing information
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A
Reference

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