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Memorial details

Memorial type
Board / Plaque / Tablet
District
Salford
Town
Ordsall
County
Greater Manchester
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918)
Ceremony
  • Unveiled
    Date: 1920
    Attended by: UNKNOWN
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
15992
Current location

In the entrance Foyer
Salford Lads Club
St Ignatius Walk
Ordsall
Salford
Greater Manchester
M5 3RX
England

OS Grid Ref: SJ 81886 97834
Denomination: Undefined

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Description
Nowy headed bronze plaque on an oak backboard. Wreath at top within which the Club cypher "SLC". The names are in 5 columns.
Inscription
REMEMBER BEFORE GOD / THE MEMBERS OF THIS CLUB WHO GAVE THEIR LIVES IN THE / SERVICE OF THEIR COUNTRY DURING THE GREAT WAR 1914 - 1919 / (Names) / MAY OUR LIVES BE LIVED NOBLY AND UNSELFISHLY BECAUSE OF THEIR SACRIFICE
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Ackerley, Harold
Ackerley, Sydney
Ansell, Sydney
Bainbridge, William
Ball, Frederick
Bamber, Arthur
Barrett, Joseph
Barron, Herbert
Basnett, John
Bateson, Thomas
See details for all 140 names
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 140
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 140
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: surname, forenames
    Order of information: surname THEN forename
Components
  • Backboard
    Measurements: height 900MM, width 1500MM
    Materials: Wood - Oak
  • Plaque
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Bronze
Listing information
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A
Responsibility
CLUB AUTHORITIES

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