Memorial details

Memorial type
Flag or banner
District
Lancaster
Town
Lancaster
County
Lancashire
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918)
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
76114

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Current location

In the King,s Own (Royal Lancaster )Regiment Museum
Lancaster City Museum
Market Street
Lancaster
Lancaster
Lancashire
LA1 1HT
England

OS Grid Ref: SD 47658 61733
Denomination: Undefined

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Description
Silk Banner with a photograph of Private Baines and printed details
Inscription
IN LOVING REMEMBRANCE OF/Private John Baines/ Stretcher Bearer/ 1/5 King's Own Royal Lanc. Regt./Youngest son of/George and Mary Baines/ Died of gunshot wounds in France/on 8th August 1918/In his 23rd year/[photograph followed by a verse]/20, New Street,/Carnforth.
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Baines, John
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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: surname, forename, relationships, rank, regiment, manner of death, place of death, date of death, age
    Order of information: Undefined
Components
  • Banner
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Fabric
Listing information
  • CITY MUSEUM, THE OLD TOWN HALL
  • Grade II*
  • This memorial is protected, and listed on the National Heritage List for England maintained by Historic England. View list entry
  • More about listing and the protection of historic places can be found on the Historic England website
  • Historic England
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A

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