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Memorial details

Memorial type
Board / Plaque / Tablet
District
Macclesfield, Macclesfield
Town
Macclesfield, Macclesfield
County
Cheshire, Cheshire
Country
England, England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918), Second World War (1939-1945)
Maker
Berry & Co
Ceremony
  • Unveiled
    Date: 19 December 1919
    Attended by: Local Clergy/Dignitaries
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
13004
Current location
  • ST JOHNS CHURCH
    Earlsway
    Macclesfield
    Macclesfield
    Cheshire
    England

    OS Grid Ref: SJ 910 730
    Denomination: Church of England
Previous locations
  • ST JOHNS CHURCH
    Macclesfield
    Macclesfield
    Cheshire
    England

    OS Grid Ref: SJ 910 730
    Denomination: Undefined
Description
RECTANGULAR PLAQUE WITH PEDIMENT AND PILLASTRES DOWN EACH SIDE. WW2 NAMES ON SEPARATE PLAQUE FIXED TO THE BASE WREATH IN PEDIMENT
Inscription
PRO PATRIA/ THE GREAT WAR 1914 - 1919/ TO THE GLORY OF GOD AND IN MEMORY OF/ (NAMES)/ WHO WORSHIPPED AT THIS CHURCH/ "DEATH IS SWALLOWED UP IN VICTORY" 1 COR XV/ THIS TABLET WAS ERECTED BY THE CONGREGATION IN MEMORY OF THOSE WHO GAVE/ THEIR LIVES IN THE SECOND WORLD WAR/ 1939 - 1945/ (NAMES)
Inscription legible?
yes
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 16
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 16
    Exact count: no
    Information shown: Undefined
    Order of information: Undefined
  • Second World War (1939-1945)
    Total names on memorial: 5
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 5
    Exact count: no
    Information shown: Undefined
    Order of information: Undefined
Listing information
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A
Responsibility
CHURCH AUTHORITIES

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