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Plaque found on beach.

Old 13th Jan 2019, 19:58
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Plaque found on beach.

This picture is on Facebook. The plaque was found buried. Any ideas about family?
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Old 13th Jan 2019, 20:05
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Google shows Flt Lt Nicholas as one of those tragically lost in the accident to Nimrod XV230.

The official MOD announcement says that he was from Newquay.
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Old 13th Jan 2019, 20:06
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Where was it found?
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Old 13th Jan 2019, 20:14
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This is old, the plaque was returned to his family
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Old 13th Jan 2019, 21:57
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How on earth did it end up on a beach?
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Old 14th Jan 2019, 01:41
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gareth´s memorial plaque on the bridge at porth beach
From Google, perhaps it became dislodged somehow.
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Old 14th Jan 2019, 19:05
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This has been sorted out now. Gareth was the AEO on XV230. RIP matey.
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Old 14th Jan 2019, 20:14
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How on earth did it end up on a beach?
Stranger things have happened. My father's bed plate(similar to that below) was returned to me a few years ago, having been found under a patio in Hay on Wye. He served 1948 to 1969 and had no connection with Hay.
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