St Mary And St Helens Parishioners

Our reference
2572
Memorial type
Lost
No
Town
County
District
Subject/Period
Creator
Ceremony
  • Unveiled : 1920

Current location

ST MARY AND ST HELENS CHURCH,High St,Neston,Ellesmere Port,Cheshire,England
OS Grid Ref.: SJ 280 770
Denomination: Church of England

Description

DOUBLE WINDOW WITH WW1 SLATE PLAQUES EITHER SIDE: INSCRIPTION ON SLATE TABLET BELOW WINDOW. WW2 AND FALKLANDS MEMORIALS ON PANELLING TWO LIGHT WINDOW LEFT: KNEELING SOLDIER WITH HELMET IN FRONT OF ST MICHAEL, RIGHT: KNEELING SOLDIER WITH BANDAGED HEAD IN FRONT OF ST GEROGE

Inscription

(WW1 WINDOW): TO THE GLORY OF GOD AND IN IMPERISHABLE MEMORY OF THE MEN FROM THIS PARISH/WHO LAID DOWN THEIR LIVES IN THE GREAT WAR 1914-1918/DEATH IS SWALLOWED UP IN VICTORY (WW2 PANEL): TO THE/GLORY OF GOD/AND IN MEMORY OF THE/MEN AND WOMEN/OF THIS PARISH/WHO LAID DOWN THEIR LIVES/IN THE GREAT WAR 1939-1945/(NAMES) (FALKLANDS PANEL): FALKLANDS 1982/ (NAME)

Inscription legible?

Yes

Subject / Period

Second World War (1939-1945)
Total names on memorial: 0
Served and returned: Unknown
Died: 61
Exact count: no
Information shown: surname,rank
Order of information: surname

Subject / Period

Falklands Conflict (1982)
Total names on memorial: 0
Served and returned: Unknown
Died: 1
Exact count: no
Information shown: surname,rank,year died
Order of information: Unknown

Subject / Period

First World War (1914-1918)
Total names on memorial: 0
Served and returned: Unknown
Died: 93
Exact count: no
Information shown: surname,rank,decorations
Order of information: surname

Component

Panelling
Condition: Good
Measurements: Unknown
Materials: Wood
Listed?: No

Component

Tablets
Condition: Good
Measurements: Unknown
Materials: Slate
Listed?: No

Component

Window
Condition: Good
Measurements: Unknown
Materials: Stained Glass
Listed?: No

Ceremony

Unveiled
Date: 1920
Attended by: UNKNOWN

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

Unknown or N/A

Notes

SEE ALSO RECORD 2571

This record comprises all information held by IWM’s War Memorials Archive for this memorial. Where we hold a names list for the memorial, this will be included in the record during 2015.

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