St Johns Parisioners - WW1

WM reference
13003
Memorial type
Lost
No
Town
County
District
Subject/Period
Ceremony
  • Unveiled : December 1919
Current location

ST JOHNS CHURCH
Earlsway
Macclesfield
Macclesfield
Cheshire
England
OS Grid Ref.: SJ 910 730
Denomination: Church of England

Previous location

ST JOHNS CHURCH
Statham St
Macclesfield
Macclesfield
Cheshire
England
OS Grid Ref.: SJ 910 730
Denomination: Undefined

Description

FRAMED AND GLAZED ILLUMINATED SCROLL

Inscription

PRO PATRIA/ THE GREAT WAR 1914 - 1919/ TO THE GLORY OF GOD AND IN MEMORY OF/ (NAMES)/ WHO RESIDED IN THIS PARISH/ JESUS SAID: I AM THE RESURRECTION AND THE LIFE

Inscription legible?

Yes

Names on memorial

Ashness, Fred
Ball, Harry
Booth, Harry
Boyle, Henry
Brocklehurst, Ernest
Brocklehurst, Arthur
Brough, Wilfred
Burgess, John
Carter, Frederick
Cholesworth, Henry
See details for all 49 names

Subject/Period

First World War (1914-1918)
Total names on memorial: 50
Served and returned: 0
Died: 50
Exact count: no
Information shown: surname,decorations
Order of information: Undefined

Component

Frame
Condition: Unknown
Measurements: height 700MM, width 500MM
Materials: Wood - Oak
Listed?: No

Ceremony

Unveiled
Date: December 1919
Attended by: UNKNOWN

History

BADLY FADED BY THE SUN

Costs

Site: Unknown or N/A
Memorial: Unknown or N/A
Comments: None

Trust fund/Scholarship

No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A

Sponsorship

Unknown or N/A
Details: Unknown or N/A

Responsibility of

CHURCH AUTHORITIES

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