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Memorial details

Memorial type
Church Fabric / Fitting: Candle holder or candlestick
District
Rochdale
Town
Middleton
County
Greater Manchester
Country
England
Commemoration
Second World War (1939-1945)
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
75423
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
Pair of Wooden Candlesticks- one of which has 2 brass plaques at the base.
Inscription
1st Plaque-IN MEMORY OF/Sergeant Pilot JACK REDFERN/26th February 1942 Age 21/Presented to St Gabriels Church by his family 2nd Plaque-"Spitfire" Pilot: Killed in Action
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Redfern, Jack
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Commemorations
  • Second World War (1939-1945)
    Total names on memorial: 1
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 1
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: surname, forename, rank, date of death, age, additional, manner of death
    Order of information: Undefined
Components
  • Candle holder
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Wood
  • Plaque
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Brass
  • Plaque
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Brass
Listing information
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A

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