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Memorial details

Memorial type
Board / Plaque / Tablet
District
Salford
Town
Salford
County
Greater Manchester
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918), Second World War (1939-1945), Second World War - civilians
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
15990
Current location

East End of north wall of nave
St Philip with St Stephen Church
Encombe Place
Salford
Salford
Greater Manchester
M3 6FJ
England

OS Grid Ref: SJ 82641 98677
Denomination: Church of England

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Description
COPPER PLAQUES ON AN OAK BACKBOARD WITH EXTRA BRONZE SIDE PLAQUES. OAK MOUNT HAS A FLATTENED PEDIMENT WITH SIDE PILLASTERS. CARVED COATS OF ARMS OF THE CITY OF SALFORD AND DIOCESE OF MANCHESTER AT THE TOP OF THE PEDIMENT.
Inscription
1914-TO THE GLORY OF GOD-1919/AND IN GRATEFUL MEMORY OF THE MEN FROM THIS/CHURCH AND PARISH/WHO GAVE THEIR LIVES IN THE GREAT WAR/[names] 1939-1945/[names]
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Abbott, A A
Abbott, C T
Abbott, F J
Abraham, J H
Abraham, T
Acton, A
Balleine, C
Barlow, J
Barrett, G
Beatty, A
See details for all 140 names
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 120
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 120
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: surname, initials of forenames, regiment, decorations
    Order of information: regiment THEN surname
  • Second World War (1939-1945)
    Total names on memorial: 15
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 15
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: Surname, initials of forenames, service
    Order of information: service THEN surname
  • Second World War - civilians
    Total names on memorial: 5
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 5
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: surname, initials of forenames, service
    Order of information: surname
Components
  • Backboard
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Wood
  • Plaques
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Bronze
Listing information
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A

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