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Memorial details

Memorial type
Board / Plaque / Tablet
District
Bury
Town
Bury
County
Greater Manchester
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918), Second World War (1939-1945)
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
13215
Current location

IN THE SCHOOL HALL OF THE BOYS DIVISION
BURY GRAMMAR SCHOOL
Tenterdon St
Bury
Bury
Greater Manchester
England

OS Grid Ref: SD 800 100
Denomination: Undefined

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Description
NOWY-HEADED WOODEN BOARD WITH GILT LETTERING. NAMES IN SIX COLUMNS.
Inscription
ON MAIN BOARD: TO THE HONOURED MEMRY OF THE OLD BOYS OF THIS SCHOOL/ WHO GAVE THEIR LIVES IN WORLD WAR I & WORLD WAR II/ 1914-1919/ (NAMES)/ 1939-1945/ (NAMES)/ THEIR NAME LIVETH FOR EVERMORE/ HIS NON ULLA MORS EST ON ADDITIONAL BOARD ON RIGHT HAND SIDE: BURY GRAMMAR SCHOOL/ WAR MEMORIAL/ THE ORIGINAL WAR MEMORIALS/ ARE IN THE ROGER KAY HALL/ (NOW PART OF THE GIRLS GRAMMAR SCHOOL)/ AND THIS REPLICA HAS BEEN PRESENTED/ BY THE TRUSTEES OF THE LATE MARIAN/ BRUNSKILL IN MEMORY OF HER BROTHER/ EDGAR BRUNSKILL WHOSE NAME APPEARS/ AMONG THE FALLEN OF WORLD WAR I
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Adamson, Herbert
Ashworth, Robert
Ashworth, William
Askew, D
Aspinall, John
Atherton, W
Atkinson, Frederick C
Baker, Arnold
Barker, P
Barlow, H
See details for all 186 names
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 97
    Served and returned: Undefined
    Died: 97
    Exact count: no
    Information shown: surname
    Order of information: surname
  • Second World War (1939-1945)
    Total names on memorial: 92
    Served and returned: 46
    Died: 46
    Exact count: no
    Information shown: surname
    Order of information: surname
Components
  • Board
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Wood
Listing information
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A
Reference
  • Western Front Association Bulletin by Western Front Association p20/ March 2012 'WFA Education: Schools and Remembrance 2011'

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