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Memorial details

Memorial type
Board / Plaque / Tablet
District
Alnwick
Town
Alnwick
County
Northumberland
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918)
Ceremony
  • Unveiled
    Date: February 1920
    Attended by: Local Clergy/Dignitaries
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
33437
Current location

ST JAMES URC
Alnwick
Alnwick
Northumberland
England

OS Grid Ref: NU 186 135
Denomination: United Reformed

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Description
LARGE BRONZE PLAQUE WITH INCISED BLACK AND RED LETTERING. LAUREL GARLAND IN RELIEF SURROUNDS BORDER.
Inscription
THIS TABLET IS ERECTED BY/ CLAYPORT PRESBYTERIAN CHURCH, ALNWICK/ IN GRATEFULNESS TO ALMIGHTY GOD FOR VICTORY GRANTED/ AND TO COMMEMORTAE THOSE BELONGING TO THE CONGREGATION/ WHO SERVED IN THE GREAT WAR 1914-19/ (NAMES)/ PRE DEO PATRIA ET REGE/ FAITHFUL UNTO DEATH THEIR DEEDS LIVE ON/ NAMES OF THOSE WHO RETURNED FROM THE WAR/ AND FIND THEIR FITTING PLACE IN THIS MEMORIAL/ "THINE, O LORD, IS THE GREATNESS AND THE/ POWER AND THE GLORY AND THE VICTORY"
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Alder, Thos S
Alder, William H
Braidford, George
Braidford, James
Braidford, Thomas
Braidford, William
Chambers, Anthony C
Darling, George
Darling, George E
Darling, Robert
See details for all 48 names
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 61
    Served and returned: 48
    Died: 13
    Exact count: no
    Information shown: surname,forename
    Order of information: surname
Components
  • Plaque
    Measurements: height C 4FT, width C 2FT
    Materials: Bronze
Listing information
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A
Reference
  • WMSA11.27
  • ALNWICK AND COUNTY GAZETTE by N/A 3/1/1920 Source: Media Library Published:N/A ALNWICK, NORTHUMBERLAND
  • War Memorials Trust WM3493 www.warmemorials.org/search-grants/?gID=521
  • MORPETH HERALD by N/A 2/2/1920 Source: Media Library Published:N/A MORPETH, NORTHUMBERLAND

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