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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
  • Dedicated
    Date: 2 November 1919
    Attended by: Archdeacon of Salop
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
14002

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Current location

ON THE WEST WALL OF THE CHURCH
All Saints Church
Shrewsbury
Shrewsbury And Atcham
Shropshire
England

OS Grid Ref: SJ 490 120
Denomination: Undefined

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Description
An alabaster marble tablet with the names of the fallen inscribed.
Inscription
TO THE GLORY OF GOD/ AND IN HONOURED MEMORY OF THE MEN FROM THIS PARISH WHO GAVE THEIR LIVES IN THE GREAT WAR 1914-1918/ MAY THEY REST IN PEACE
Inscription legible?
yes
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 79
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 79
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: surname
    Order of information: Undefined
Components
  • First World War memorial
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Marble, Alabaster
Listing information
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A
Reference
  • 'Shrewsbury Churches and War Memorials', Shrewsbury Chronicle, 14 February 1919, p. 2.
  • 'Shrewsbury: A Shrewsbury War Memorial', Shrewsbury Chronicle, 7 November 1919, p. 8.

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