Memorial details

Memorial type
Church Fabric / Fittings
Berwick Upon Tweed
Berwick Upon Tweed
First World War (1914-1918), Second World War (1939-1945)
  • Faculty Granted
    Date: 12 February 1920
    Attended by: (Book 1, Number 647)
  • Unveiled
    Date: 9 September 1920
    Attended by: Bishop H B Hodgson of St Edmundsbury and Ipswich- his son is one of those named
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Current location

Parish Church (Holy Trinity and St Mary's Church)
The Parade
Berwick Upon Tweed
Berwick Upon Tweed
TD15 1DE

OS Grid Ref: NU 00026 53200
Denomination: Church of England

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REREDOS PANELLING AND COMMUNION RAILS. PANELS ARE ARCHED AND SEPARATED BY PILASTERS. INSCRIPTION ACROSS THE TOP WITH NAMES IN SINGLE COLUMNS ON EACH PANEL- six panels for WW1 and two for WW2. There is a red maltese cross at the top of each panel. The lettering is incised and gilded using lower case Roman.
TO THE GLORY OF GOD/ AND IN MEMORY OF THOSE/ WHO GAVE THEIR LIVES/ IN THE WARS 1914 - 1918: 1939 - 1945. [Panel 1]-[WW1 names Addison to A Cockburn] [Panel 2]-[WW1 names J Cockburn to Gladston] [Panel 3]-[WW1 names Gladstone to J Johnson 1] [Panel 4]-[WW1 names J Johnson 2 to Palmer] [Panel 5]-[WW1 names Pattison to Simm] [Panel 6]-[WW1 names Sinton to Young then A H and A L Brock] [Panel 7]-[WW2 names Angell to JR Miller] [Panel 8]-[WW2 names W Miller to Williamson then AC Hill]
Inscription legible?
Names on memorial
Addison, G
Ainslie, J L
Angell, G
Armstrong, R M
Austin, T
Bain, J
Baldwin, C G
Bell, D
Bell, G
Bell, M R
See details for all 162 names
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 126
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 126
    Exact count: no
    Information shown: surname, initials of forenames
    Order of information: Surname THEN forename
  • Second World War (1939-1945)
    Total names on memorial: 35
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 35
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: surname, initials of forenames
    Order of information: surname THEN forename
  • Altar / Communion rail
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Wood - Oak
  • Panelling
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Wood - Oak
  • Reredos
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Wood - Oak
Listing information
Trust fund/Scholarship
Purpose: Unknown or N/A
  • NEWCASTLE DAILY JOURNAL 3 September 1920 reports the unveiling 'shortly'
  • Northern Echo 3 and 10 September 1920 report the unveiling

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