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Memorial details

Memorial type
Roll of honour or book of remembrance
District
Wear Valley
Town
Willington
County
Durham
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918)
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
71474
Current location

Our Lady of Perpetual Succour & St Thomas' Church
Cumberland Terrace
Willington
Wear Valley
Durham
DL15 6PB
England

OS Grid Ref: NZ 15976 35438
Denomination: Roman Catholic

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Description
Roll of Honour of parchment behind glass in a wooden frame 2 feet 4 inches high x 2 feet wide. The parchment is pre-printed with a green border of leaves. The words “Roll of Honour” are on a scroll with laurel wreath surrounding a flag. Across the wreath is a ribbon with the words “For King and Country”. The names are inscribed by hand in four columns.
Inscription
Roll of Honour / for King and Country / Members of the parish of / Our Lady of Perpetual Succour & St Thomas of Canterbury / Willington/[names]
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Alderson, J
Aragon, B
Bradley, A
Bradley, T
Buckley, A
Buckley, D
Buckley, S
Buckley, W
Burns, J
Callaghan, P
See details for all 111 names
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 111
    Served and returned: 98
    Died: 13
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: surname, initials of forenames
    Order of information: surname
Components
  • Roll of honour
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Parchment
  • Frame
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Wood, Glass
Listing information
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A
Reference

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