Derbyshire War Memorials
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Memorial Title

D Greenhalgh

Summary
Derbyshire War Memorials: a description of a war memorial bench to David Greenhalgh in Beauvale Drive Play Area, Cotmanhay, Derbyshire.
Images
Setting Bench Plaque Click on a thumbnail to see a larger image.
Further images may be available on request.
Locations
Last known location:
Beauvale Drive Play Area
Beauvale Dr
Cotmanhay
Derbyshire
Nearest postcode:
DE7 8RR

NGR:
SK 46198 44033 ±5m
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Location details:
On the uphill side, overlooking the play equipment.
Type
Overall type: Bench.


Overall condition: Fair. The inscription is legible and the memorial is cared for.

Description:

A galvanised steel bench painted black and with a plaque on the top rail of the backrest.

Glossary
Components:

Component Material Height Width Depth Condition
Bench Galvanised steel 810 1800 500 Fair
Plaque Metal 50 150 2 Fair
Dimensions in millimetres ±5mm unless stated otherwise.
Inscription
In memory of
David Greenhalgh
and
Rebecca Moss
Conflicts and people named:
Conflict Afghanistan Conflict (2001-2014) Totals
Action
Number died 1 1
Number served and returned 0 0
Total names 1 1
Administration
Custodian: Presumed to be Erewash Borough Council

Local authorities:
From 1974: Unparished; Erewash Borough Council; Derbyshire County Council.
History
1st June, 2011: The memorial was unveiled by friends and family.

20th October, 2011: The memorial was surveyed by Roy Branson and Alan Willmot. It was in fair condition and well cared for.
References
Derby Telegraph, 2nd June 2011, p6: a report and a photograph of the unveiling ceremony.
Comments
David Greenhalgh was killed in Afghanistan. Rebecca Moss was a member of the local community who died at a similar time.

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