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Memorial details

Memorial type
Board / Plaque / Tablet
District
Manchester
Town
Didsbury
County
Greater Manchester
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918)
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
18494
Current location

Didsbury C of E Primary School
Elm Grove
Didsbury
Manchester
Greater Manchester
M20 6RL
England

OS Grid Ref: SJ 84745 91040
Denomination: Undefined

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Description
WALL-MOUNTED RECTANGULAR GRANITE TABLET WITH PEDIMENT. CARVED LETTERS.
Inscription
1914 1919/ DIDSBURY NATIONAL AND ELM GROVE SCHOOLS/ "HOW SLEEP THE BRAVE!/ WHO SINK TO REST/ BY ALL THEIR COUNTRY'S WISHES BLEST"/ TO THE GLORIOUS MEMORY OF/ (NAMES)/ FOR FREEDOM
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Allman, Thomas
Atherton, Robert
Atherton, Stanley H
Bacon, James
Baker, Benjamin
Baker, George
Ball, Arthur
Barlow, James
Bell, Charles A
Bell, John F
See details for all 75 names
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 75
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 75
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: surname, regiment, forename, rank
    Order of information: Undefined
Components
  • Tablet
    Measurements: height 1600MM, width 1500MM
    Materials: Granite
Listing information
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A

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