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- Memorial type
- Unveiled : 23rd July 1922
SMALL GARDEN OPPOSITE PUB,St Helens Rd,Eccleston,St Helens,Merseyside,L34 2QA,England
OS Grid Ref.: SJ 474 933
Denomination: Church of England
PEDESTAL SURMOUNTED BY A SOLDIER RAISING FIELD GLASSES TO HIS EYES WITH LEFT HAND AND HOLDING REVOLVER IN LOWERED RIGHT HAND. FIGURE OF A MOTHER WITH HER ARM OUTSTRETCHED TOWARDS HIM STANDS AT THE FOOT OF THE PLINTH FOUR FIGURATIVE RELIEF PANELS PLACED ON EACH SIDE OF PEDESTAL. FIRST ONE DEPICTS SOLDIERS MARCHING, SECOND ONE DEPICTS AIRMEN, THIRD ONE DEPICTS SOLDIERS WITH CAMELS AND FOURTH ONE DEPICTS A NAVAL SCENE.
TO THE GLORIOUS MEMORY/ OF ALL THOSE FROM THE/ WEST DERBY HUNDRED OF/ THE COUNTY PALATINE OF/ LANCASTER WHO FOUGHT/ AND GAVE THEIR LIVES FOR THEIR KING AND COUNTRY IN/ THE GREAT WAR 1914-1918/ THIS MEMORIAL IS ERECTED BY F R DIXON NUTTALL JP INGLEHOLME ON RELIEF: THE LAURELS OF THE/ SONS ARE WATERED/ FROM THE HEARTS/ OF THE MOTHERS
Subject / Period
First World War (1914-1918)
Total names on memorial: 0
Served and returned: Unknown
Exact count: no
Information shown: Unknown
Order of information: Unknown
Date: 23rd July 1922
Attended by: Bishop of Liverpool
Site: Unknown or N/A
Memorial: Unknown or N/A
Trust fund / scholarship
Purpose: Unknown or N/A
Details: Unknown or N/A
ST HELENS BOROUGH COUNCIL
FOR YOUR TOMORROW: BRITISH SECOND WORLD WAR MEMORIALS by BOORMAN, DEREK 100 Source: Image Library NIWM Published:SESSIONS 1995 YORK
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