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Memorial details

Memorial type
Seat
District
Falkirk
Town
Polmont, Grangemouth
County
Central
Country
Scotland
Commemoration
Non-Combat Deaths
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
83089
Current location

In front of the CWGC Cross of Sacrifice
Grandsable Cemetery
Polmont Road
Polmont
Grangemouth
Falkirk
Central
FK2 9UZ
Scotland

OS Grid Ref: NS 92328 79025
Denomination: Undefined

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Description
Park Style Wooden Bench with metal dedication plaque
Inscription
IN LOVING MEMORY OF OUR DEAR SON/SAPPER JAMES BLACK (PARA) R.E./.ACCIDENTALLY DROWNED RIVER TRENT TRAGEDY/THIS SEAT IS GIFTED BY HIS MUM DAD/AND FAMILY, GRANGEMOUTH
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Black, James
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Commemorations
  • Non-Combat Deaths
    Total names on memorial: 1
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 1
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: surname, forename, relationships, rank, regiment, manner of death
    Order of information: Undefined
Components
  • Seat
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Wood
  • Plaque
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Metal
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A
Reference

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