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Memorial details

Memorial type
Board / Plaque / Tablet
District
Sheffield
Town
Oughtibridge
County
South Yorkshire
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918), Second World War (1939-1945)
Ceremony
  • Dedicated
    Date: 1919
    Attended by: UNKNOWN
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
27942
Current location

CHURCH OF THE ASCENSION
Oughtibridge
Sheffield
South Yorkshire
England

OS Grid Ref: SK 300 930
Denomination: Church of England

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Description
Nowy headed brass plaque mounted within an ornate wooden frame with shelf within an arched embrasure at the base. Inscription in relief.
Inscription
GOD IS OUR REFUGE/ IN MEMORY/ OF THOSE OF THIS PARISH/ WHO IN TWO WORLD WARS GAVE/ THEIR LIVES THAT WE MIGHT LIVE/ THE WAR 1914-1918/ (NAMES)/ THE WAR 1939-1945/ (NAMES)
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Armitage, Arnold
Barrott, John
Bohanna, Albert
Bower, Gordon
Brown, Arthur W
Buckley, John W
Charlesworth, Arnold
Dean, Joshua
Dyson, John
Hall, Willie
See details for all 34 names
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 68
    Served and returned: 34
    Died: 34
    Exact count: no
    Information shown: surname,forename
    Order of information: surname,forename
  • Second World War (1939-1945)
    Total names on memorial: 31
    Served and returned: Undefined
    Died: 31
    Exact count: no
    Information shown: surname,forename
    Order of information: surname
Components
  • Plaque
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Brass
  • Frame
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Wood
Listing information
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A
Sponsorship
Private,public

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