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Memorial details

Memorial type
Roll of honour or book of remembrance
District
Liverpool
Town
Toxteth
County
Merseyside
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918)
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
15684
Current location

On the wall in the Annexe of the synagogue
OLD HEBREW SYNAGOGUE
Princes Rd
Toxteth
Liverpool
Merseyside
England

OS Grid Ref: SJ 350 880
Denomination: Jewish

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Description
ILLUMINATED AND ORNATELY CARVED FRAME CONTAINING A ROLL OF HONOUR WITH DEDICATION IN THE CENTRE AND NAMES EITHER SIDE OF IT. FRAME OF FOLIATE DESIGN WITH STAR OF DAVID AT THE TOP AND BOTTOM CENTRE. BACKGROUND IMAGE OF TREES IN THE ROLL OF HONOUR. INSCRIPTION IS ON A SCROLL
Inscription
CENTRE: PRINCES ROAD SYNAGOGUE / A TRIBUTE / TO THE SONS OF THE / LIVERPOOL OLD HEBREW / CONGREGATION WHO / RESPONDED TO THE CALL / OF DUTY TO KING AND / COUNTRY 1914 - 1919 / "SO NIGH IS GRANDEUR TO OUR DUST. / SO NEAR IS GOD TO MAN. / WHEN DUTY WHISPERS LOW, 'THOU MUST.' / THE YOUTH REPLIES, 'I CAN.' " / EMERSON. FLANKING DEDICATION: (NAMES)
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Abrahams, Bernard
Abrahams, M L
Abrahams, Simon
Anderson, Eric
Aurbach, Arnold
Barnard, Alfred
Barnard, Lionel
Barnard, Louis S
Beer, Arthur H
Beer, Rene M H
See details for all 114 names
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 133
    Served and returned: 121
    Died: 12
    Exact count: no
    Information shown: surname,rank,regiment,forename,decorations
    Order of information: surname,rank,forename,regiment,decorations
Components
  • Frame
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Wood
Listing information
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A

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