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Memorial details

Memorial type
Board / Plaque / Tablet
District
Ellesmere Port
Town
Parkgate
County
Cheshire
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918)
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
72650
Current location

In the Chapel
17
Mostyn House School (Closed)
The Parade
Parkgate
Ellesmere Port
Cheshire
CH64 6SA
England

OS Grid Ref: SJ 27995 77970
Denomination: Undefined

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Description
Brass plaque on back board
Inscription
CAPT. FRANCIS OCTAVIUS GRENFELL/V.C., THE 9TH LANCERS./ KILLED AT YPRES, MAY 24TH 1915/ SAVED THE GUNS IN RETREAT/FROM MONS. AGED 34./ (TWIN BROTHER)F
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Grenfell, Francis Octavius
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Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 1
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 1
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: Rank, forenames, surname, decoration, regiment, place of death, date of death, manner of death, additional, age of death
    Order of information: Rank, forenames, surname, decoration, regiment, place of death, date of death, manner of death, additional, age of death
Components
  • Plaque
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Undefined
Listing information
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A

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