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Memorial details

Memorial type
Addition to gravestone
District
East Yorkshire
Town
Watton
County
Humberside
Country
England
Commemoration
Second World War (1939-1945)
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
70791
Current location

Situated at front of church to the left of main door.
St. Mary's Church
Church Lane
Watton
East Yorkshire
Humberside
England

OS Grid Ref: TA 02212 49723
Denomination: Church of England

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Description
White marble cross on 3 step white marble base.
Inscription
Winifred Dunn born April 7th 1877 died Aug 19th 1944/also her nephew Harold Cass pexton DFC of Watton Abbey born February 5th 1912 killed in action July 29/30th 1943/his ashes lie at Podendorf Luneburg/To them Watton was very dear.
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Pexton, Harold Cass
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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: Rank, forenames, surname, honours, date of birth, date of death, cemetery.
    Order of information: Rank, forenames, surname, honours, date of birth, date of death, cemetery.
Listing information
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A

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