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Memorial details

Memorial type
Board / Plaque / Tablet
District
Tynedale
Town
Hexham
County
Northumberland
Country
England
Commemoration
Gulf War (1990-1991)
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
70900
Current location

Army Reserve Centre
Dare Wilson Barracks
Hencotes
Hexham
Tynedale
Northumberland
NE46 2ER
England

OS Grid Ref: NY 93150 63884
Denomination: Undefined

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Description
Enamelled brass Shield mounted on wooden pattress. Standard battalion badge. The badge bears the Union Flag at the bottom, and above is a scene of a tank in the desert with a palm tree. The words "Operation Desert Storm" are on a scroll underneath the badge in black capital letters. Above the badge is a small brass plate bearing the dedication in capitals letters.
Inscription
Above the shield: Fusiliers killed in action/presented by/L.Cpl. Ivan Whale 3RRF Below the shield: Operation Desert Storm
Inscription legible?
yes
Commemorations
  • Gulf War (1990-1991)
    Total names on memorial: 0
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 0
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: Undefined
    Order of information: Undefined
Components
  • Memorial
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Brass, Wood
Listing information
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A
Sponsorship
Private
Details: Lance Corporal Ivan Whale
Reference

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