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Memorial details

Memorial type
Board / Plaque / Tablet
District
Liverpool
Town
Liverpool
County
Merseyside
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918)
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
2417
Current location

Museum of Liverpool Life
Pier Head
Liverpool Waterfront
Liverpool
Liverpool
Merseyside
L3 1DG
England

OS Grid Ref: SJ 33901 90035
Denomination: Undefined

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Previous locations
  • Private Residence

    OS Grid Ref: Undefined
    Denomination: Undefined
  • Chapel Street and Old Churchyard Foyer
    Our Lady and St Nicholas Church
    Chapel Street
    Liverpool
    Liverpool
    Merseyside
    L3 9AG
    England

    OS Grid Ref: SJ 33965 90488
    Denomination: Church of England
  • St Nicholas Church
    Chapel Street
    Liverpool
    Liverpool
    Merseyside
    L3 9AG
    England

    OS Grid Ref: SJ 33965 90488
    Denomination: Undefined
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Description
Painted wooden board within a wooden frame. Inscription in gold lettering and names in five columns. Image of a ship at sea in the upper centre of the board.
Inscription
LIVERPOOL SEAMEN'S ORPHANAGE / ENGLAND EXPECTS EVERY MAN TO DO HIS DUTY /OLD BOYS / ROLL OF HONOUR/ IN MEMORY OF / THOSE WHO MADE THE GREAT SACRIFICE IN THE WORLD WAR / (NAMES) / IF I SHOULD DIE, THINK ONLY THIS OF ME, THAT THERE'S SOME / CORNER OF A FOREIGN FIELD THAT IS FOR EVER ENGLAND.
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Adamson, R W
Anderson, P J
Balfour, R
Bindon, E
Bisson, R
Black, H M
Brodie, W
Bromley, W
Bruce, W
Carney, W F
See details for all 52 names
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 51
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 51
    Exact count: no
    Information shown: surname
    Order of information: surname
Components
  • Board
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Wood
Listing information
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A

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