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Memorial details

Memorial type
Board / Plaque / Tablet
District
Manchester
Town
Whalley Range
County
Greater Manchester
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918), Second World War (1939-1945)
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
13216
Current location

Entrance foyer of the main school building.
William Hulme's Grammar School
Spring Bridge Road
Whalley Range
Manchester
Greater Manchester
M16 8PU
England

OS Grid Ref: SJ 83635 94217
Denomination: Undefined

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Description
Two bronze plaques of identical design and size-one for each conflict. The WW1 plaque has the names in 5 columns, the WW2 plaque has the names in 3 columns
Inscription
IN MEMORY OF OLD BOYS OF THIS SCHOOL WHO DIED/SERVING THEIR COUNTRY DURING THE GREAT WAR 1914-1919/[names] ALSO IN MEMORY OF THE OLD BOYS/WHO DIED 1939-1945/[names[
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Adams, B E
Adams, G R
Adshead, A G
Allison, J L
Bailey, F
Banks, J H
Barber, E S
Barratt, H
Batty, E G
Beales, H
See details for all 177 names
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 111
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 111
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: surname,forename
    Order of information: surname THEN forename
  • Second World War (1939-1945)
    Total names on memorial: 66
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 66
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: surname,forename
    Order of information: surname THEN forename
Components
  • First World War memorial
    Measurements: height 600mm, width 1400mm
    Materials: Bronze
  • Second World War memorial
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Bronze
Listing information
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A

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