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Memorial details

Memorial type
Board / Plaque / Tablet
District
Shrewsbury And Atcham
Town
Bicton
County
Shropshire
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918), Second World War (1939-1945)
Ceremony
  • Unveiled
    Date: 02nd January 1921
    Attended by: LT LEONARD COOK
  • Dedicated
    Date: 02nd January 1921
    Attended by: Archdeacon of Salop
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Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
13881
Current location

PARISH CHURCH
Bicton
Shrewsbury And Atcham
Shropshire
SY3 8
England

OS Grid Ref: SJ 447 148
Denomination: Church of England

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Description
TWO PLAQUES JOINED AND CLEARLY INTENDED TO BE READ AS ONE MEMORIAL
Inscription
BICTON WAR MEMORIAL/ ROLL OF HONOUR 1914 - 1919/ (NAMES)/ 1939 - 1945/ (NAMES)
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Bason, Arthur
Blakemore, Dennis Jetson
Brown, John
Brown, Joseph
Davies, Henry
Edge, Henry Thos
Morris, James
Morris, Richard
Newitt, Fredrick
Tipton, Edmund
See details for all 11 names
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 11
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 11
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: surname,regiment
    Order of information: Undefined
  • Second World War (1939-1945)
    Total names on memorial: 11
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 11
    Exact count: no
    Information shown: surname,forename
    Order of information: Undefined
Components
  • Plaque
    Measurements: height 23", width 39"
    Materials: Alabaster
Listing information
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A
Sponsorship
Public
Responsibility
CHURCH
Reference
  • Source: Media Library Published:N/A SHREWSBURY

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