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Memorial details

Memorial type
Board / Plaque / Tablet
District
Dudley
Town
Quarry Bank
County
West Midlands
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918), Second World War (1939-1945)
Ceremony
  • Dedicated
    Date: 1921
    Attended by: REV VIZARD
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
17434
Current location

2-4
Christ Church
Park Road
Quarry Bank
Dudley
West Midlands
DY5 2DA
England

OS Grid Ref: SO 92910 86057
Denomination: Church of England

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Description
A large rectangular wooden board with inset panel and a decorative crenellated-type design on top with Latin cross in the top centre. The board is flanked by two flags and a decorative platform at the bottom of the board. Inscription and names in three columns with carved lettering in gold.
Inscription
TO THE GLORY OF GOD / AND IN HONOURED MEMORY OF / THE MEN FROM QUARRY BANK / WHO GAVE THEIR LIVES IN / THE GREAT WAR / 1914 - 1918 / (NAMES) / 1939 - 1945 / THEIR NAME LIVETH FOR EVERMORE
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Allport, J H
Attwood, J
Attwood, W
Ballard, C A
Bangham, I
Bates, J T
Bennett, A
Berrows, T
Billingham, G
Billingham, G V
See details for all 129 names
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 130
    Served and returned: Undefined
    Died: 130
    Exact count: no
    Information shown: surname,decorations
    Order of information: surname,decorations
  • Second World War (1939-1945)
    Total names on memorial: 50
    Served and returned: Undefined
    Died: 50
    Exact count: no
    Information shown: surname
    Order of information: surname
Components
  • Board
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Wood
Listing information
Condition
History
1986: RE-LETTERED
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A
Sponsorship
Corporate
Responsibility
PCC

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