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Memorial details

Memorial type
Board / Plaque / Tablet
District
South Staffordshire
Town
Codsall
County
Staffordshire
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918)
Maker
JONES AND WILLIS LTD
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
27792
Current location

Trinity Methodist Church
Histons Hill
Codsall
South Staffordshire
Staffordshire
WV8 2EX
England

OS Grid Ref: SJ 86862 03098
Denomination: Methodist

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Previous locations
  • METHODIST CHAPEL
    Corner Chapel Lane & Broadway
    Codsall
    South Staffordshire
    Staffordshire
    England

    OS Grid Ref: Undefined
    Denomination: Undefined
Description
BRASS PLAQUE WQITH DECORATIVE FOLIAGE AT EACH CORNER. LETTERING MOSTLY IN BLACK WITH INITIAL AND SELECTED LETTERS HIGHLIGHTED IN RED.
Inscription
ROLL OF HONOUR / NAMES OF THE MEN WHO WENT FROM / THE PARISH OF CODSALL / (POPULATION 1643) / IN DEFENCE OF THEIR COUNTRY / DURING THE GREAT WAR 1914-1919 / 28 DIED FOR THEIR COUNTRY [NAMES IN 4 COLUMNS] / THE FOLLOWING ALSO SERVED / NAVY [NAMES] / ARMY / [NAMES] / RAF / [NAMES] / JONES & WILLIS LTD
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Abrahams, J H
Alcock, A
Azlett, E
Barber, H
Barber, W
Barker, A
Barker, B
Barker, T H
Bartlem, L
Beardmore, C A
See details for all 216 names
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 222
    Served and returned: 194
    Died: 28
    Exact count: no
    Information shown: surname,rank,decorations
    Order of information: surname
Components
  • Plaque
    Measurements: height 105 CMS, width 69 CMS
    Materials: Brass
Listing information
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A
Responsibility
CHURCH AUTHORITIES

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