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Memorial details

Memorial type
Board / Plaque / Tablet
District
Sandwell
Town
Smethwick
County
West Midlands
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918)
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
17723
Current location

REGENT ST BAPTIST CHURCH
Regent Street
Smethwick
Sandwell
West Midlands
B66 3BH
England

OS Grid Ref: SP 02265 88503
Denomination: Undefined

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Previous locations
  • TEMPERANCE HALL MISSION
    Cross St
    Smethwick
    Sandwell
    West Midlands
    England

    OS Grid Ref: SP 020 870
    Denomination: Undefined
Description
BRASS PLAQUE MOUNTED ONTO AN OAK BACKBOARD
Inscription
IN MEMORY OF/ THE MEN OF CROSS ST/ WHO GAVE THEIR LIVES AND SERVICES/ FOR THEIR KING AND COUNTRY/ DURING THE GREAT EUROPEAN WAR/ ROLL OF HONOUR/ (NAMES)
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Adkins, Henry
Allen, C S
Allen, G A
Badhams, James
Badley, S
Banks, Charles
Bant, George
Bates, W H
Beckett, Edward
Beddall, Sidney
See details for all 148 names
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 148
    Served and returned: 128
    Died: 20
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: Undefined
    Order of information: Undefined
Components
  • Backboard
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Wood - Oak
  • Plaque
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Brass
Listing information
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A

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