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Memorial details

Memorial type
Lamp or lighting
District
Copeland
Town
Whitehaven
County
Cumbria
Country
England
Commemoration
Second World War (1939-1945)
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
8989
Current location

St James' Church
High Street
Whitehaven
Copeland
Cumbria
CA 28 7PZ
England

OS Grid Ref: NX 97668 18436
Denomination: Church of England

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Description
SANCTUARY LAMP
Inscription
JOHN GOLIGHTLY MERCHANT NAVY LOST AT SEA 23RD AUGUST 1941 AGED 27 YEARS
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Golightly, John
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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: regiment,forename,manner of death,age of death, surname
    Order of information: Undefined
Components
  • Memorial
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Undefined
Listing information
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A

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