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Memorial details

Memorial type
Shrine
District
North Shropshire
Town
Welsh Frankton
County
Shropshire
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918)
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
13812
Current location

ST ANDREWS CHURCH
Welsh Frankton
North Shropshire
Shropshire
England

OS Grid Ref: SJ 364 331
Denomination: Church of England

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Description
SHRINE BUILT INTO WALL IN GROUNDS OF CHURCH. DARK MARBLE TABLET SET INTO STONE SHRINE WITH PITCHED ROOF TOPPED WITH CROSS. GOLD LETTERING
Inscription
TO THE/ GLORY OF GOD/ AND IN HONOUR OF/ THE MEN OF THIS PARISH/ WHO FOUGHT AND IN EVER/ GRATEFUL REMEMBRANCE/ OF THOSE WHO FELL/ FOR GOD AND KING FOR RIGHT/ FOR FREEDOM AND FOR PEACE/ IN THE GREAT WAR/ 1914-1918/ (Names)/ SEE YE TO IT THAT THESE SHALL/ NOT HAVE DIED IN VAIN
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Brayne, C
Coles, C N
Downes, S J
Edwards, C
Edwards, F
Langford, C W
Roberts, H
Spowage, W H
Urion, F T
Urion, G
See details for all 10 names
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 10
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 10
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: rank,regiment,decorations
    Order of information: Undefined
Components
  • Shrine
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Stone
  • Tablet
    Measurements: height C 1000MM, width C 700MM
    Materials: Marble
Listing information
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A

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