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Memorial details

Memorial type
Board / Plaque / Tablet
District
Manchester
Town
Ardwick
County
Greater Manchester
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918)
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
10744
Current location

On the left wall of the main entrance.
Stagecoach Bus Depot
Hyde Road
Ardwick
Manchester
Greater Manchester
M12 6JS
England

OS Grid Ref: SJ 85854 96996
Denomination: Undefined

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Description
A bronze gilded panel with relief of soldier and sailor on the left and right hand sides respectively. In the bottom left corner is St George's Cross.
Inscription
TO THE HONOURED MEMORY OF THE EMPLOYEES OF MANCHESTER/ CORPORATION TRAMWAYS WHO GAVE THEIR LIVES IN THE CAUSE/ OF FREEDOM AND RIGHT IN THE GREAT EUROPEAN WAR 1914-1918 At base: LET THOSE WHO COME AFTER SEE TO IT THAT THEIR NAMES BE NOT FORGOTTEN/ PRO REGE ET PATRIA (Names)
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Abrahams, Joseph
Ashcroft, Ae
Ashley, H
Banks, J
Banks, T
Barlow, J
Barratt, J
Barton, T
Basnett, Wf
Bayley, James
See details for all 310 names
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 310
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 310
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: surname, initials of forenames, decorations
    Order of information: surname
Components
  • Plaque
    Measurements: height 900MM, width 1200MM
    Materials: Bronze
Listing information
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A

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