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Memorial details

Memorial type
Board / Plaque / Tablet
District
Wirral
Town
Birkenhead
County
Merseyside
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918)
Lost
Lost
WM Reference
15311
Previous locations
  • BUILDING OWNED BY WIRRAL CHRISTIAN CENTRE
    PARK CHURCH
    Merton Place
    Birkenhead
    Wirral
    Merseyside
    England

    OS Grid Ref: SJ 300 880
    Denomination: Independent
Description
WALL MOUNTED METAL PLAQUE. LETTERING IN BLACK AND RED. RECTANGULAR TABLET MOUNTED ON PAINTED WOODEN BOARD.
Inscription
THIS TABLET IS PLACED HERE IN LOVING AND/ GRATEFUL MEMORY OF THE FOLLOWING WHO/ FELL IN THE GREAT EUROPEAN WAR 1914-19/ CHURCH MEMBERS/ (NAMES)/ SUNDAY SCHOOL MEMBERS/ (NAMES)/ SONS OF CHURCH MEMBERS/ (NAMES)/ ALSO IN HONOR (SIC) OF THE UNDERMENTIONED/ WHO SERVED IN THE COUNTRY'S FORCES/ CHURCH MEMBERS/ (NAMES)/ SUNDAY SCHOOL MEMBERS/ (NAMES)/ SONS OF CHURCH MEMBERS/ (NAMES(/ PASTOR RICHARD DOBSON/ 19TH JULY 1919
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Benyon, Joseph
Burton, William N
Carron, Thomas H
Cochrane, Thomas
Creed, Ernest
Davies, Albert
Davies, Harold
Davies, Stanley
Delf, Albert E
Dobson, Austin W
See details for all 36 names
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 36
    Served and returned: 26
    Died: 10
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: surname,forename,additional
    Order of information: additional
Components
  • Plaque
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Undefined
Condition
History
Church demolished. Location of war memorial is unknown.
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A

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