Kirkby Green - Pte. John William Mackinder

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Reference WMO/269315


Holy Cross Church

Main St

Kirkby Green, Lincoln



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Status: On original site
Type: Non freestanding
Location: Internal
Setting: Attached to a building/structure
Description: Board/Plaque/ Tablet
  • Metal Brass
  • Timber Oak
About the memorial: 1. On the South wall a memorial tablet of Brass abut one foot five inches by about one foot in size with the following inscription thereon namely: "In loving memory of Pte. John William Mackinder, 8th Lincs. Regt. Killed in action in France April 5th 1918, aged 29 years. He spent his boyhood in this parish. R.I.P." Faculty Book 14, page 447 On Sunday 18th January 1920 a brass tablet in memory John William Mackinder, placed in the church by Widow, Father and Relatives was unveiled and dedicated by the Vicar of Kirkby Green Lincolnshire Chronicle 24th January 1920
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