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Memorial details

Memorial type
Cross
District
Wirral
Town
Wallasey
County
Merseyside
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918)
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
2329
Current location

25
St Hilarys Church
Claremount Road
Wallasey
Wirral
Merseyside
CH45 3NH
England

OS Grid Ref: SJ 29642 92184
Denomination: Church of England

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Description
Three stone steps surmounted by an obelisk with crucifix on the top. Names are inscribed around with an inscription around the base.
Inscription
REMEMBER OUR BRAVE MEN WHO MADE THE SUPREME SACRIFICE IN THE GREAT WAR 1914 1919/THEY DIED THAT WE MIGHT LIVE "THEIR SEED SHALL REMAIN/FOR EVER AND THEIR GLORY SHALL NOT BE BLOTTED OUT, THEIR NAME SHALL/LIVETH FOR EVERMORE"
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Abell, Charles
Allanby, Charles Edward
Austin, Edward Gerard
Baker, George Edward Kent
Banks, John Henry
Banks, Thomas Buckley
Barber, John Christian
Bean, J Gordon
Bond, Harold William
Brade, Frank T
See details for all 133 names
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 132
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 132
    Exact count: no
    Information shown: Forename, surname
    Order of information: Undefined
Components
  • Crucifix
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Stone
  • Obelisk
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Stone
  • Steps
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Stone
Listing information
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A
Reference
  • Carter Postcard Collection

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