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Memorial details

Memorial type
Board / Plaque / Tablet
District
Manchester
Town
Bradford
County
Greater Manchester
Country
England
Commemoration
Second World War (1939-1945)
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
16062

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Current location

MANCHESTER ABATTOIR
Briscoe La
Bradford
Manchester
Greater Manchester
England

OS Grid Ref: SJ 860 980
Denomination: Undefined

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Previous locations
  • CITY ABATTOIR
    City Lane
    Manchester

    OS Grid Ref: Undefined
    Denomination: Undefined
Description
MARBLE RECTANGULAR TABLET WITH STEPPED TOP. RED AND BLACK LETTERING.
Inscription
M.A.M.W.A. (MANCHESTER ABATTOIR MEAT WHOLESALERS' ASSOCIATION)/ HONOURS OUR MEMBERS/ WHO DIED IN ACTION/ IN MEMORIAM/ (NAMES)/ 1939 ROLL OF HONOUR 1945/ (NAMES)
Inscription legible?
yes
Commemorations
  • Second World War (1939-1945)
    Total names on memorial: 188
    Served and returned: 10
    Died: 178
    Exact count: no
    Information shown: surname,rank,regiment,decorations
    Order of information: Undefined
Components
  • Tablet
    Measurements: height 1200MM, width 900MM
    Materials: Marble
Listing information
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A
Sponsorship
Corporate
Responsibility
MANCHESTER MEAT AND POULTRY CO. LTD.

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