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Memorial details

Memorial type
Board / Plaque / Tablet
Town
Swindon
Commemoration
Second World War (1939-1945)
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
82668
Current location

STEAM museum of the Great Western Railway Works
Fire Fly Works
Swindon
SN2 2EY

OS Grid Ref: SU 14277 84962
Denomination: Undefined

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Description
Wooden board (as seen per photographs) bolted to a brick wall by the four corners. Mounted to the wooden back board is the white marble aesthetic plaque again fixed by the four corners.
Inscription
19 C SHOP./ 1939-1945./ C. THOMAS OCKWELL, R.M,/ KILLED ON ACTIVE SERVICE./ ARTHUR HALL,/ KILLED BY ENEMY ACTION./SINCERELY REMEMBERED/ BY THEIR SHOPMATES.
Inscription legible?
yes
Commemorations
  • Second World War (1939-1945)
    Total names on memorial: 2
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 2
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: Initial (for one) forename, surname, manner of death
    Order of information: Undefined
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A
Reference

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