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Memorial details

Memorial type
Board / Plaque / Tablet
District
Wycombe
Town
Great Hampden
County
Buckinghamshire
Country
England
Commemoration
Falklands Conflict (1982)
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
8350
Current location

St. Mary Magdalene Church
Hampden Road
Great Hampden
Wycombe
Buckinghamshire
HP16 9RA
England

OS Grid Ref: SP 84800 02400
Denomination: Church of England

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Description
Square stone tablet. Fouled anchor top centre above inscription. Lettering in white.
Inscription
IN HONOURED MEMORY/ OF OUR BELOVED/ DAVID HUGH RUSSELL TINKER/ LIEUTENANT ROYAL NAVY/ BORN 14 MARCH 1957/ DAVID SANG IN THE CHOIR HERE/ THROUGHOUT HIS BOYHOOD/ HE LAID DOWN HIS LIFE/ SERVING IN H.M.S. GLAMORGAN/ IN THE FALKLANDS BATTLES/ 12 JUNE 1982/ INTO GOD'S HANDS+.
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Tinker, David Hugh Russell
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Commemorations
  • Falklands Conflict (1982)
    Total names on memorial: 1
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 1
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: Forenames, surname, rank, service, date of birth, manner of death, place of death, date of death
    Order of information: Undefined
Components
  • Tablet
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Stone
Listing information
  • CHURCH OF ST MARY MAGDALENE
  • 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
Sponsorship
Public
Responsibility
St. Mary Magdelene Church
Reference

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