Cheshire Yeomanry Tablet WW2

WM reference
9904
Memorial type
Lost
No
Town
County
District
Subject/Period
Creator
Ceremony
  • Unveiled : 23rd November 1997
  • Rededicated : 23rd November 1997
Current location

IN THE NORTH TRANSEPT
CHESTER CATHEDRAL
Werburgh St
Chester
Chester
Cheshire
England
OS Grid Ref.: SJ 405 666
Denomination: Church of England

Description

TABLET FLANKED BY TWO TABLETS ON EITHER SIDE WITH THE NAMES INSCRIBED ON THEM PRINCE OF WALES FEATHERS IN THE UPPER CENTRE OF THE DEDICATORY TABLET

Inscription

CENTRE TABLET: IN PROUD MEMORY OF THE OFFICERS / NON-COMMISSIONED OFFICERS AND MEN OF / THE CHESHIRE (EARL OF CHESTER'S) YEOMANRY / WHO GAVE THEIR LIVES FOR THEIR COUNTRY / IN THE GREAT WAR 1939 - 1945 LEFT AND RIGHT HAND TABLETS: 1939 / (NAMES)

Inscription legible?

Yes

Names on memorial

None recorded

Subject/Period

Second World War (1939-1945)
Total names on memorial: 52
Served and returned: 0
Died: 52
Exact count: no
Information shown: surname,decorations
Order of information: surname,decorations

Component

Tablet
Condition: Good
Measurements: Undefined
Materials: Stone
Listed?: No

Ceremony

Unveiled
Date: 23rd November 1997
Attended by: LORD LEVERHULME

Ceremony

Rededicated
Date: 23rd November 1997
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

Corporate
Details: Unknown or N/A

Responsibility of

CHESHIRE REGIMENT ASSOCIATION

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