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Memorial details

Memorial type
Wall
District
Wyre
Town
Garstang
County
Lancashire
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918), Second World War (1939-1945)
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
3381
Current location

Park Hill Rd and Croston Rd
Garden
Park Hill Rd
Garstang
Wyre
Lancashire
PR3 1FL
England

OS Grid Ref: SD 49182 45424
Denomination: Undefined

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Description
Wall with two large stone plaques embedded in it. Lead letters
Inscription
1914 THE GREAT WAR 1918/ IN THANKFUL MEMORY OF THOSE MEN WHO/ WENT FORTH FROM GARSTANG AND BONDS/ TO SERVE AND SAVE THEIR COUNTRY AND/ IN DOING SO LAID DOWN THEIR LIVES/ (Names)/ AND OF THOSE WHO FELL IN/ WORLD WAR II 1939 - 1945/ (Names)
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Armstrong, Thomas Houghton
Barnes, W Trevor
Bartlett, Wilson
Billington, Thomas H
Cartmell, Benjamin
Cook, Harry
Cookson, Norman
Cookson, Richard
Coward, John
Crompton, Edward
See details for all 34 names
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 19
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 19
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: surname,forename
    Order of information: surname
  • Second World War (1939-1945)
    Total names on memorial: 15
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 15
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: surname,forename
    Order of information: surname
Components
  • Wall
    Measurements: height 2400MM, width 5900MM
    Materials: Brick
  • Tablets
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Stone
Listing information
Condition
Costs

Comments: Site given to the people of Garstang by members of the Adelaide and Castle lodges of the Oddfellows. When these Lodges became defunct in May 1987 ownership of the land was signed over to the Local Council before the building and the remainder of the land was sold

Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A
Sponsorship
Public
Responsibility
Wyre Borough Council
Reference

This record comprises all information held by IWM’s War Memorials Register for this memorial. Where we hold a names list for the memorial, this information will be displayed on the memorial record. Please check back as we are adding more names to the database.

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