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Memorial details

Memorial type
Board / Plaque / Tablet
District
Sefton
Town
Southport
County
Merseyside
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918)
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
21776
Current location

HESKETH GOLF CLUB
Cockie Dicks La
Southport
Sefton
Merseyside
England

OS Grid Ref: SD 340 170
Denomination: Undefined

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Description
POLISHED STEEL WITH BRONZE SURROUND ON AN OAK BASE, ALL ENCLOSED IN A GLAZED BOX. ENAMELLED BADGE WITH INSCRIPTION "SALUS POPULI"
Inscription
TO PERPETUATE THE MEMORY OF MEMBERS OF THIS CLUB WHO TOOK PART IN THE GREAT WAR 1914-1918. "THEY WHOSE NAMES ARE RECORDED ABOVE WERE AMONG THOSE WHO, AT THE CALL OF KING AND COUNTRY, LEFT ALL THAT WAS DEAR TO THEM, ENDURED HARDNESS, FACED DANGER, AND FINALLY PASSED OUT OF THE SIGHT OF MEN BY THE PATH OF DUTY AND SELF-SACRIFICE, GIVING UP THEIR OWN LIVES THAT OTHERS MIGHT LIVE IN FREEDOM."
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Ackroyd, E
Ashington, H S O
Ball, A W
Bardswell, H A
Barnes, R A
Barnish, L
Barstlow, H H A
Bayle, R
Boothroyd, W A
Bouchier, G J
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Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 16
    Served and returned: 16
    Died: Undefined
    Exact count: no
    Information shown: surname
    Order of information: Undefined
Components
  • Plaque
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Metal
Listing information
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A

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