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Memorial details

Memorial type
Board / Plaque / Tablet
District
Wirral
Town
Tranmere
County
Merseyside
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918), Second World War (1939-1945)
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
2291
Current location

St Paul and St Luke's Church
Old Chester Rd
Tranmere
Wirral
Merseyside
CH42 3XD
England

OS Grid Ref: SJ 32537 86837
Denomination: Church of England

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Description
Two pairs of large tablets, each pair commemorating one of the world wars Both 1914 and 1918 are in gold lettering surrounded by wreaths
Inscription
1914 / 1918/1939/1945
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Askew, W H
Bailey, W J
Barnes, H
Bennett, J B
Bibby, W
Brocklebank, R R
Brownell, W C
Clare, S H
Clare, W J
Cook, J
See details for all 62 names
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 62
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 62
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: Surname
    Order of information: Surname
  • Second World War (1939-1945)
    Total names on memorial: 56
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 56
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: Surname
    Order of information: Surname
Components
  • Tablets
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Slate
Listing information
Condition
History
1998: WMT provided a grant to add WW2 plaque
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A
Reference

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