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Memorial details

Memorial type
Roll of honour or book of remembrance
District
Manchester
Town
Manchester
County
Greater Manchester
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918)
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
24773
Current location

In the entrance vestibule to city treasurer's office
Manchester Town Hall
Albert Square
Manchester
Manchester
Greater Manchester
M2 5DP
England

OS Grid Ref: SJ 83838 97878
Denomination: Undefined

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Description
A coloured roll of honour painted in blue, black and red within a gold moulded and gilded frame. Features an emblem of City of Manchester. The font size of inscription is vary, names in two columns. The dedication is in gold, the epitaph is in red. The names are in black with red leading letters, rank and regiment in black and blue.
Inscription
FOR KING AND COUNTRY/THE FOLLOWING MEMBERS OF STAFF OF THE/CITY TREASURER'S /DEPARTMENT, MANCHESTER/ SERVED WITH HIS MAJESTY'S FORCES IN THE GREAT WAR/[names in 2 columns]/ THESE ARE DEEDS WHICH SHOULD NOT PASS AWAY/ AND NAMES THAT MUST NOT WITHER
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Addey, Joseph
Backer, George H.
Barnett, Colin
Barrow, John
Baxendale, Arthur
Baylis, Harold W.
Beagles, Samuel
Beckett, Harold
Bennett, Arthur L.
Booth, Frederick A.
See details for all 69 names
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 69
    Served and returned: 59
    Died: 10
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: surname,rank,regiment, forenames, decorations,
    Order of information: Undefined
Components
  • Roll of honour
    Measurements: height 650MM, width 460MM
    Materials: Paper
  • Frame
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Wood, Glass
Listing information
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A

This record comprises all information held by IWM’s War Memorials Register for this memorial. Where we hold a names list for the memorial, this information will be displayed on the memorial record. Please check back as we are adding more names to the database.

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© WMR-24773

For queries, please contact memorials@iwm.org.uk.