© WMR-15148

Memorial details

Memorial type
Sculptured / Cast group
District
Liverpool
Town
Liverpool
County
Merseyside
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918)
Maker
WALTER HENRY GILBERT, LOUIS WEINGARTNER, MR W MEADOWS
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
15148
Current location
  • Above the arch supporting the West gallery in the South arm of the Eastern transept
    Liverpool Anglican Cathedral
    St James Mount
    Liverpool
    Liverpool
    Merseyside
    L1 7AZ
    England

    OS Grid Ref: SJ 35383 89382
    Denomination: Church of England
Description
SCULPTURED SANDSTONE GROUP UNDER A CANOPY WHICH RESTS ON A SLIGHTLY PROJECTING CORBEL TABLE. THE CORBELS REPRESENT THE TRACKS OF TANKS. MOTTO OF THE DIVISION IS CARVED BENEATH THE GROUP. MEMORIAL IS FLANKED BY A UNION FLAG AND THE FLAG OF THE 55TH DIVISION SCULPTURED GROUP OF A WINGED ANGEL WITH A CROSS HOLDING A CROWN ABOVE A KNEELING SOLDIER. CARVED SCROLL FLANKED BY TWO CARVED ROSES BELOW THE MEMORIAL
Inscription
THEY WIN OR DIE / WHO WEAR THE ROSE OF LANCASTER / FIFTY FIFTH DIVISION
Inscription legible?
yes
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 0
    Served and returned: Undefined
    Died: Undefined
    Exact count: no
    Information shown: Undefined
    Order of information: Undefined
Listing information
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A
Reference
  • Carter Postcard Collection

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