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Memorial details

Memorial type
Addition to gravestone
District
Rochdale
Town
Middleton
County
Greater Manchester
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918)
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
75416
Current location

St. Gabriel's Church
Greenhill Road
Middleton
Rochdale
Greater Manchester
M24 2BD
England

OS Grid Ref: SD 88545 05316
Denomination: Church of England

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Description
Addition to family gravestone
Inscription
In loving memory of Private Harry WOLSTENCROFT Lancashire Fusiliers who was killed in Flanders August 2nd 1917 aged 39 years also Maud his dear wife who died December 20th 1918 aged 42 years reunited Eliza Emma WHITTLE who died March 22nd 1941 aged 71 years
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Wolstencroft, Harry
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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: place of death, surname, forename, relationships, manner of death, date of death, age, rank, regiment
    Order of information: Undefined
Components
  • Gravestone
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Stone
Listing information
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A

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