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Memorial details

Memorial type
Board / Plaque / Tablet
District
Wrekin
Town
Rodington
County
Shropshire
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918), Second World War (1939-1945)
Ceremony
  • Unveiled
    Date: 30th January 1920
    Attended by: MR J H JONES
  • Dedicated
    Date: 30th January 1920
    Attended by: RECTOR OF RODINGTON PARISH CHURCH
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Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
14071
Current location

St Georges Church
Rodington
Wrekin
Shropshire
England

OS Grid Ref: SJ 580 140
Denomination: Church of England, Methodist

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Description
Three marble(?) tablets apparently on a backboard. Beneath the shorter central tablet is a plaque
Inscription
(plaque) This Shrine is erected by/ public subscription in memory of/ the Gallant men of the Parish of/ Rodington who served in the/ Great War, 1914-1918. (1st panel) SERVED (names) (2nd panel) ROLL OF HONOUR (names) 1939-1945 (names) (3rd panel) SERVED (names)
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Allman, W
Arnold, A E
Arnold, J H
Arnold, P C
Becket, J C
Beddall, J
Beech, T
Beech, W
Bevan, E
Blakeman, W
See details for all 68 names
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 64
    Served and returned: 56
    Died: 8
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: surname,rank,regiment
    Order of information: Undefined
  • Second World War (1939-1945)
    Total names on memorial: 4
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 4
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: surname,rank,regiment
    Order of information: Undefined
Components
  • Backboard
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Undefined
  • Tablets
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Undefined
  • Plaque
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Undefined
Listing information
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A
Sponsorship
Public
Reference
  • Source: Media Library Published:N/A SHREWSBURY

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