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Memorial details

Memorial type
Board / Plaque / Tablet
District
Wirral
Town
New Brighton
County
Merseyside
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918)
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
2298
Current location

St James Church
Albion St
New Brighton
Wirral
Merseyside
CH45 9LE
England

OS Grid Ref: SJ 30646 93858
Denomination: Church of England

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Description
Large wooden board with a cross at the top Names in four columns inscription in rectangular board attached to bottom of main one
Inscription
PARISH OF SAINT JAMES/NEW BRIGHTON/THESE ARE THEY, MEN OF THIS PARISH, WHO IN THE GREAT WAR/1914-1919, LAID DOWN THEIR LIVES IN THE CAUSE OF RIGHT/(NAMES)/GREATER LOVE HATH NO MAN
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Allen, R F
Amaroso, M
Andrews, J
Angus, W J
Astley, C B
Atkinson, W G
Baker, H G
Ball, E
Ball, L
Barber, J C
See details for all 130 names
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 130
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 130
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: Surname, Rank, Regiment, Decorations
    Order of information: Surname, Rank, Regiment, Decorations
Components
  • Board
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Wood
Listing information
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A

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