Alford - Private Richard James Sinclair

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Reference WMO/259814


St. Wilfrid Church

17, High Street


LN13 9DS


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Status: On original site
Type: Other
Location: Internal
Setting: Inside a building - public/private
Description: Bible or Prayer Book
  • Northern Ireland
About the memorial: This is a memorial to young soldier from Alford who died of gun shot wounds in Northern Ireland on October 1st, 1972. This memorial was placed in the church sometime after November 1996, when it was discovered that the stone lettering on the Town memorial for the fallen from the Northern Ireland campaign was becoming damaged.
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In Memory / of / Michael Sinclair / 19 yea rs / Who died of gunshot / wounds while serving / with the First Battalion / The Queens Regiment / in Belfast / 31st October 1972. Presented by / His friends of / The Anti-tank Platoon.

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