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Memorial details

Memorial type
Board / Plaque / Tablet
District
Wigan
Town
Leigh
County
Greater Manchester
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918)
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
13211
Current location

WIGAN RD METHODIST CHURCH
Wigan Rd
Leigh
Wigan
Greater Manchester
England

OS Grid Ref: SD 650 000
Denomination: Methodist

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Description
TWO NOWY-HEADED MARBLE PLAQUES, ONE WITH NAMES OF THOSE WHO SERVED AND ONE WITH THE NAMES OF THOSE WHO DIED FLORAL AND FOLIATE CARVED BORDER
Inscription
PLAQUE ONE: IN MEMORY OF THOSE WHO / SERVED / IN THE GREAT / .1914. WAR .1918. / (NAMES) PLAQUE TWO: IN MEMORY OF THOSE WHO / FELL IN / THE GREAT / .1914. WAR .1918. / (NAMES)
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Atkinson, J W
Aubrey, J
Aubrey, L
Ball, H
Bevington, E
Calland, J
Caskell, H
Caskell, J H
Caskell, J R
Collier, C
See details for all 83 names
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 96
    Served and returned: 82
    Died: 14
    Exact count: no
    Information shown: Undefined
    Order of information: Undefined
Components
  • Plaque
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Marble - White
Listing information
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A

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