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Fl Sgt J A Harrison

Summary
Derbyshire War Memorials: a description of a WW2 war memorial commemorating Fl Sgt James Harrison at Brimington, Derbyshire.
Images
Setting Bench Inscription Click on a thumbnail to see a larger image.
Further images may be available on request.
Locations
Last known location:
Broom Gdns
Manor Rd
Brimington
Derbyshire
Nearest postcode:
S43 1NH

NGR:
SK 40596 73236 ±5m
Location details:
The bench is through the war memorial gates. at the eastern end of Broom Gardens.
Type
Overall type: Bench.


Overall condition: Fair. The inscription is legible.


Description:

A wooden bench with a brass plaque on the backrest bearing the incised inscription in upright capital block lettering.

Glossary
Components:

Component Material Height Width Depth Condition
Bench Wood 900 1800 630 Fair
Plaque Brass 50 125 2 Fair
Dimensions in millimetres ±5mm unless stated otherwise.
Inscription
EVERLASTING MEMORY
of
F/SGT JAMES A HARRISON
R.A.F. DIED 6th NOV 1944.
Conflicts and people named:
Conflict Second World War (1939-1945) Totals
Action
Number died 1 1
Number served and returned 0 0
Total names 1 1
Administration
Custodian: Not known.

Local authorities:
From WW2: Brimington Parish Council; Chesterfield Rural District Council; Derbyshire County Council.
From 1974: Brimington Parish Council; Chesterfield Borough Council; Derbyshire County Council.
History
19th October, 2016: The memorial was surveyed by Roy Branson and Alan Willmot. It was in fair condition.
References
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