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Memorial details

Memorial type
Board / Plaque / Tablet
District
Salford
Town
Irlam o the Heights, Pendlebury
County
Greater Manchester
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918), Second World War (1939-1945)
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
26196
Current location

On the north wall
St John the Evangelist Church
Bolton Road
Irlam o the Heights
Pendlebury
Salford
Greater Manchester
M27 8PZ
England

OS Grid Ref: SD 79547 00815
Denomination: Church of England

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Description
Two Brass Plaques, 1 for each conflict, on a shared wooden backboard
Inscription
IN MEMORIAM/THIS TABLET AND THE ALTER [sic] CROSS ARE PLACED/TO THE MEMORY OF THE MEN FROM ST JOHNS,/ PENDLEBURY, WHO DIED DURING THE GREAT WAR 1914-1919/[names] THIS TABLET IS PLACED TO THE GLORY OF GOD AND IN/LOVING MEMORY OF THE MEN/OF THIS PARISH WHO GAVE THEIR LIVES DURING THE/WAR 1939-1945
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Allsop, T A
Andrews, H F
Barber, C E
Barber, W
Bardsley, N
Baron, J A
Barry, F
Bendall, G
Berry, Jack
Birley, H K
See details for all 130 names
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 88
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 88
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: surname, initals of forenames
    Order of information: surname
  • Second World War (1939-1945)
    Total names on memorial: 42
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 42
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: surname, forenames
    Order of information: surname
Components
  • First World War memorial
    Measurements: height 900MM, width 1800MM
    Materials: Brass
  • Backboard
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Wood
  • Second World War memorial
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Brass
  • Cross
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Undefined
Listing information
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A

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