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Memorial details

Memorial type
Board / Plaque / Tablet
District
Liverpool
Town
Liverpool
County
Merseyside
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918)
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
15286
Current location

YMCA Building
15 Leeds St
Liverpool
Liverpool
Merseyside
L3 6HU
England

OS Grid Ref: SJ 342 912
Denomination: Undefined

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Previous locations
  • ON THE WALL IN THE MINOR HALL
    YMCA BUILDING
    Mount Pleasant
    Liverpool
    Liverpool
    Merseyside
    England

    OS Grid Ref: SJ 370 910
    Denomination: Undefined
Description
LARGE RECTANGULAR BOARD WITH BROKEN PEDIMENT IN-FILLED BY A SQUARE BLOCK INCISED INSCRIPTION IN BLACK LETTERNIG YMCA BADGE AT THE TOP
Inscription
YMAC / 1914 1919 / LIVERPOOL CENTRAL YOUNG MENS CHRISTIAN ASSOCIATION / TO THE REVEREND MEMORY OF THE UNDERNOTED MEMBERS OF THE / ASSOCIATION WHO GAVE THEIR LIVES IN THE GREAT EUROPEAN / STRUGGLE 1914 - 1919 FOR FRIENDS, FOR COUNTRY, AND FOR THE / LIBERTIES OF MANKIND / (NAMES) / THEY WENT WITH SONGS TO THE BATTLE, THEY WERE YOUNG, / STRAIGHT OF LIMB, TRUE OF EYE, STEADY AND AGLOW, / THEY WERE STAUNCH TO THE END AGAINST ODDS UNCOUNTED, / THEY FELL WITH THEIR FACES TO THE FOE. / THEY SHALL NOT GROW (SIC) OLD AS WE THAT ARE LEFT GROW OLD; / AGE SHALL NOT WEARY THEM NOR THE YEARS CONDEMN: / AT THE GOING DOWN OF THE SUN AND IN THE MORNING / WE WILL REMEMBER THEM
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Baines, T J
Banks, R R
Banks, T
Bartlett, A G
Bretherton, L
Brewer, J
Bunney, H V
Carter, R
Chesters, W T
Cluness, J
See details for all 76 names
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 76
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 76
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: Undefined
    Order of information: Undefined
Components
  • Board
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Wood
Listing information
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A

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