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Memorial details

Memorial type
Board / Plaque / Tablet
District
Chester
Town
Handbridge
County
Cheshire
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918)
Maker
BIRMINGHAM GUILD (Founder / Foundry)
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
13061
Current location

At the west end of the Nave.
St Mary Without the Walls Church
Handbridge
Chester
Cheshire
CH4 7HL
England

OS Grid Ref: SJ 40705 65453
Denomination: Church of England

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Description
Bronze plaque with incised white isncription on green marble backboard. At top on eather side are oak leaves and acorns.
Inscription
TO/ THE GLORY/ OF GOD/ AND IN LOVING MEMORY OF/ THOSE MEMBERS OF THIS/ PARISH WHO GAVE THEIR/ LIVES FOR GOD KING AND/ COUNTRY IN THE GREAT WAR/ 1914 - 1919 / (Names)
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Andrews, J H
Astbury, A
Baker, T
Banks, J
Banks, T H
Baxter, T
Bellis, R
Bird, G
Biss, C N
Bradshaw, J
See details for all 94 names
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 94
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 94
    Exact count: no
    Information shown: surname
    Order of information: Undefined
Components
  • Plaque
    Measurements: height 51 IN, width C 27IN
    Materials: Brass
  • Backboard
    Measurements: height 60 IN, width 34 IN
    Materials: Marble - Green
Listing information
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A

This record comprises all information held by IWM’s War Memorials Register for this memorial. Where we hold a names list for the memorial, this information will be displayed on the memorial record. Please check back as we are adding more names to the database.

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