St Johns Church Tablet WW1 And WW2

WM reference
18468
Memorial type
Lost
No
Town
County
District
Subject/Period
Current location

ON THE SOUTH WALL OF THE CHANCEL ARCH
ST JOHNS CHURCH
Warrington Rd
Abram
Wigan
Greater Manchester
England
OS Grid Ref.: SD 600 010
Denomination: Church of England

Description

WHITE MARBLE TABLET MOUNTED ONTO BLACK MOUNT

Inscription

1914 1919 / TO THE GLORY OF GOD AND IN MEMORY OF THOSE / PARISHIONERS WHO FELL IN THE GREAT WAR / THEY FELL THAT WE MIGHT LIVE / (NAMES) / AND ALSO OF THOSE / WHO FELL IN THE WAR OF 1939 - 1945 / (NAMES)

Inscription legible?

Yes

Names on memorial

Ackers, Abraham
Aspinall, James
Athertan, Horuce E
Barber, Harry
Benjamin, Joseph
Bradshaw, Richard
Bradshaw, James
Bramhall, Fred
Brooks, Lawrence
Cheetham, Harvey R
See details for all 47 names

Subject/Period

First World War (1914-1918)
Total names on memorial: 47
Served and returned: Undefined
Died: 47
Exact count: no
Information shown: year died,forename
Order of information: year died,forename

Subject/Period

Second World War (1939-1945)
Total names on memorial: 19
Served and returned: Undefined
Died: 19
Exact count: no
Information shown: surname,forename
Order of information: surname,forename

Component

Tablet
Condition: Good
Measurements: Undefined
Materials: Marble - White
Listed?: No

Component

Base
Condition: Good
Measurements: height 1200MM, width 1200MM
Materials: Stone
Listed?: No

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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