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Memorial details

Memorial type
Roll of honour or book of remembrance
District
Blackpool
Town
Blackpool
County
Lancashire
Country
England
Commemoration
Second World War (1939-1945)
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
18624

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Current location

In the main Prayer Hall
back wall.
Salvation Army Citadel
Raikes Parade
Blackpool
Blackpool
Lancashire
FY1 4EL
England

OS Grid Ref: SD 31371 36266
Denomination: Salvation Army

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Description
WALL MOUNTED WOODEN BOARD WITH IN-SET PAPER SCROLLS. BOARD IS PITCHED AT TOP WITH CARVED COLUMNS AT SIDES. NAMES IN TWO COLUMNS.. LETTERING IN BLACK AND GOLD. SCHOOL COAT OF ARMS AT TOP CENTRE IN RELIEF. LAUREL WREATH PAINTED IN GOLD AT TOP OF TWO COLUMNS OF NAMES.
Inscription
TO THE/ MEMORY / OF THESE/ FORMER PUPILS OF/ BLACKPOOL/ GRAMMAR SCHOOL/ WHO MADE THE/ SUPREME SACRIFICE/ DURING THE WAR OF/ 1939-1945/ ROLL OF HONOUR/ (NAMES)
Inscription legible?
yes
Commemorations
  • Second World War (1939-1945)
    Total names on memorial: 69
    Served and returned: Undefined
    Died: 69
    Exact count: no
    Information shown: surname,decorations
    Order of information: surname
Components
  • Board
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Wood
  • Scroll
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Paper
Listing information
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A
Responsibility
Salvation Army Citadel, Blackpool

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