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Memorial details

Memorial type
Board / Plaque / Tablet
District
West Lancashire
Town
Burscough
County
Lancashire
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918), Second World War (1939-1945)
Ceremony
  • Unveiled
    Date: 1922
    Attended by: UNKNOWN
  • Dedicated
    Date: 1922
    Attended by: Bishop of Liverpool
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
18681
Current location

ST JOHN THE BAPTIST CHURCH
Liverpool Rd
Burscough
West Lancashire
Lancashire
L40 4AE
England

OS Grid Ref: SD 44485 12331
Denomination: Church of England

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Description
Black marble tablet on white marble base with pink marble surround. Two Coats of Arms for the Parishes of Lathom and Burscough depicted on the tablet
Inscription
(NAMES)
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Allen, John
Andrews, George F
Arnold, James
Ashcroft, Henry
Ashcroft, William
Ashton, Robert
Ashton, William
Aspinall, James
Aspinall, John Pardoe
Astonplace, Walter
See details for all 79 names
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 79
    Served and returned: Undefined
    Died: 79
    Exact count: no
    Information shown: surname,forename
    Order of information: surname,forename
  • Second World War (1939-1945)
    Total names on memorial: 40
    Served and returned: Undefined
    Died: 40
    Exact count: no
    Information shown: surname,forename
    Order of information: surname,forename
Components
  • Tablet
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Marble
Listing information
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A
Responsibility
CHURCH AUTHORITIES

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