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Memorial details

Memorial type
Garden
District
Wirral
Town
Heswall
County
Merseyside
Country
England
Commemoration
Second World War (1939-1945), First World War (1914-1918)
Ceremony
  • Dedicated
    Date: 05 August 1951
    Attended by: UNKNOWN
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
1976
Current location

Royal British Legion Garden of Remembrance.
Pensby Road
Heswall
Wirral
Merseyside
CH60 7RF
England

OS Grid Ref: SJ 27044 82144
Denomination: Undefined

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Description
Memorial garden with memorial stone with two tablets attached.
Inscription
LEFT HAND TABLET: BRITISH LEGION/ HESWALL BRANCH/ GARDEN OF/ REMEMBRANCE/ DEDICATED 5TH OF AUGUST 1951/ IN MEMORY OF THOSE/ WHO GAVE THEIR LIVES/ IN THE WARS OF/ 1914-18 AND 1939-45/ VISITORS ARE WELCOME RIGHT HAND TABLET: "THEY SHALL GROW NOT OLD, AS/ WE THAT ARE LEFT GROW OLD,/ AGE SHALL NOT WEARY THEM.NOR THE YEARS CONDEMN./ AT THE GOING DOWN IF THE SUN,/ AND IN THE MORNING/ WE WILL REMEMBER THEM"
Inscription legible?
yes
Commemorations
  • Second World War (1939-1945)
    Total names on memorial: 0
    Served and returned: Undefined
    Died: Undefined
    Exact count: no
    Information shown: Undefined
    Order of information: Undefined
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 0
    Served and returned: Undefined
    Died: Undefined
    Exact count: no
    Information shown: Undefined
    Order of information: Undefined
Components
  • Garden
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Unknown
  • Tablets
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Stone
Listing information
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A

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