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Memorial details

Memorial type
Roll of honour or book of remembrance
District
Wear Valley
Town
Coundon
County
Durham
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918)
Ceremony
  • Unveiled
    Date: 18 Oct 1919
    Attended by: Mr J Gray
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
71488
Current location

Working Mens Club
Coundon
Wear Valley
Durham
DL14 8PG
England

OS Grid Ref: NZ 23891 29804
Denomination: Undefined

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Description
Roll of Honour behind glass, highly decorated, in a wooden frame. There is a single line red border. At centre top is an oval wreath with a ribbon on top and a standard on each side. In the spandrels on each side are depicted a rose, daffodil and thistle. Below the dedication is a crown on a laurel spray. The names are listed in five columns. Those who were killed or died of wounds are identified with a star beside the name. Lettering of the title and dedication are in various colours and fonts. The names are in black sans serif capitals.
Inscription
Roll of Honour / of the Members of / Coundon Workmen’s Club / who took part in the World War 1914-18/[names]
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Alderson, Christopher
Alderson, Fred
Allinson, James
Angle, James
Askew, Charles
Atherton, James
Atkinson, John
Barron, Robert
Bessford, William
Beveridge, John
See details for all 205 names
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 205
    Served and returned: 184
    Died: 31
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: surname, forenames, decorations
    Order of information: surname
Components
  • Roll of honour
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Paper, Wood, Glass
Listing information
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A
Reference

This record comprises all information held by IWM’s War Memorials Register for this memorial. Where we hold a names list for the memorial, this information will be displayed on the memorial record. Please check back as we are adding more names to the database.

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