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Memorial details

Memorial type
Board / Plaque / Tablet
District
Southend On Sea
Town
Westcliff On Sea
County
Essex
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918), Second World War (1939-1945)
Ceremony
  • Unveiled
    Date: August 1948
    Attended by: Local Clergy/Dignitaries
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
22727
Current location

Formerly Argyll Road United Methodist Church until reunification in 1932
Trinity Methodist Church
Argyll Road
Westcliff On Sea
Southend On Sea
Essex
SS0 7HL
England

OS Grid Ref: TQ 86878 86125
Denomination: Methodist

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Description
PLAIN WOODEN BOARD WITH GABLE END TOP AND BRASS PLAQUES. CROSS IN HIGH RELIEF BELOW THE GABLE
Inscription
(CENTRE) 1914 TO 1919 WAR/ THESE GAVE THEIR LIVES/ (NAMES)/ THE GREAT WAR/ 1939 TO 1945/ THESE GAVE THEIR LIVES/ (NAMES) (LEFT) 1914 TO 1919 WAR/ THESE ALSO SERVED/ (NAMES) (RIGHT) 1939 TO 1945 WAR/ THESE ALSO SERVED/ (NAMES)
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Abbott, H
Ablett, S
Andrews, A
Badham, I H I
Bamridge, B
Bicknell, S G
Blanch, A E
Blanch, F W
Blanch, J G
Blanch, J J
See details for all 139 names
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 176
    Served and returned: 164
    Died: 12
    Exact count: no
    Information shown: surname
    Order of information: surname
  • Second World War (1939-1945)
    Total names on memorial: 50
    Served and returned: 46
    Died: 4
    Exact count: no
    Information shown: surname
    Order of information: surname
Components
  • Plaques / Panels with names
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Brass
  • Board
    Measurements: depth 50MM, height 905MM, width 870MM
    Materials: Wood - Oak
Listing information
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A
Responsibility
TRINITY METHODIST CHURCH COUNCIL

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