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Memorial details

Memorial type
Board / Plaque / Tablet
District
Shrewsbury And Atcham
Town
Shrewsbury
County
Shropshire
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918)
Ceremony
  • Unveiled
    Date: 13 November 1921
    Attended by: Lt Col R E Holmes-A-Court DSO
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
13999
Current location

ST GEORGES CHURCH
Shrewsbury
Shrewsbury And Atcham
Shropshire
England

OS Grid Ref: SJ 490 120
Denomination: Undefined

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Description
An alabaster tablet bearing the names of the fallen.
Inscription
(NAMES)
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Ashwood, T A
Beckworth, S E
Bill, S R
Blakemore, D J
Braddick, H
Bray, W
Brookes, H J
Brown, R
Brown
Burbridge, R W
See details for all 88 names
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 88
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 88
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: surname
    Order of information: Undefined
Components
  • Tablet
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Alabaster
Listing information
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A
Reference
  • 'Shrewsbury and District: St. George's Church', Wellington Journal & Shrewsbury News, 12 March 1921, p. 7.
  • 'Shrewsbury: Memorial Tablet Unveiled', Shrewsbury Chronicle, 18 November 1921, p. 4.
  • 'Shrewsbury: St. George's Church', Shrewsbury Chronicle, 10 June 1921, p. 4.

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