Memorial Details

NEWMP Memorial Image
Photo: J. Brown


Book of Remembrance 5 R.N.F. 1945-68 N.F. Museum





Map ref

NU 186135

Original Location

St Nicholas' Cathedral Newcastle upon Tyne

Present Location

Fusiliers Museum of Northumberland, The Abbot’s Tower, Alnwick Castle.

Which war

1945-1968 (Post Second World War)

Memorial Description

Book of Remembrance in case 18 inches deep x 42 inches wide (457 mm x 1060 mm) with glass top. At the tops of the legs on the front is carved the badge of the Royal Northumberland Fusiliers in colour. At centre top of the case is the regimental badge enamelled in full colour. At the back of the case on the inner side is the dedication, the lettering raised in a sunken cartouche, and gilded.
The Book is bound in black leather, with the Regimental badge (a grenade) embossed in gold on the front.

Materials used

Wood case, leather bound books.


On case : / To the memory of the Officers and men of the Fifth The Royal Northumberland / Fusiliers who gave their lives in the service of their Country 1950


Names being transcribed.

Present condition


Newspaper cuttings, photos or archival material

Photos: J. Brown

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Research acknowledgements

Capt. P. Marr, N.F. Museum

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