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Memorial details

Memorial type
Addition to gravestone
District
West Lancashire
Town
Halsall
County
Lancashire
Country
England
Commemoration
Second World War (1939-1945)
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
88710
Current location

St Cuthbert's Churchyard
Halsall Road
Halsall
West Lancashire
Lancashire
L39 8RG
England

OS Grid Ref: SD 37057 10293
Denomination: Church of England

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Description
Gothic-arched sandstone headstone with incised inscription. Above the inscription is a carved open book surrounded by ivy leaves, bearing the inscription 'Thy will be done'.
Inscription
... / Also L/Cpl. Henry Clifford Davies/ son-in-law of the above/ Died of Wounds at Arnhem Sep 22 1944/ Aged 29 years./ .....
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Davies, Henry Clifford
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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: Rank, forenames, surname, family relationship, manner, place, and date of death, age
    Order of information: Rank, forenames, surname, family relationship, manner, place, and date of death, age
Components
  • Gravestone
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Stone - Sandstone
Listing information
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A
Responsibility
The Parochial Church Council

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