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Memorial details

Memorial type
Board / Plaque / Tablet
District
Bolton
Town
Bolton
County
Greater Manchester
Country
England
Commemoration
Second World War (1939-1945)
Ceremony
  • Unveiled
    Date: 1950
    Attended by: UNKNOWN
  • Dedicated
    Date: 1950
    Attended by: UNKNOWN
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Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
13206
Current location

South wall of chapel
Ainsworth Presbyterian Chapel
Knowsley Road
Bolton
Bolton
Greater Manchester
BL2 5PZ
England

OS Grid Ref: SD 76327 10261
Denomination: Presbyterian

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Description
WHITE MARBLE TABLET SET ON BLACK MARBLE. LETTERS PAINTED BLACK
Inscription
SACRED TO THE MEMORY OF THE YOUNG / MEN ASSOCIATED WITH THIS CHAPEL, WHO / LOST THEIR LIVES DURING THE WORLD WAR / 1939 - 1945 / (NAMES)
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Ainscough, Percy
Forshaw, Harold
Kirkman, Robert
Smith, Fred
See details for all 4 names
Commemorations
  • Second World War (1939-1945)
    Total names on memorial: 4
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 4
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: surname,forename
    Order of information: surname
Components
  • Tablet
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Marble - White
  • Backboard
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Marble - Black
Listing information
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A
Responsibility
TRUSTEES OF THE CHAPEL

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