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Memorial details

Memorial type
Window
District
West Lancashire
Town
Westhead
County
Lancashire
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918), Second World War (1939-1945)
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
3413
Current location

St James Church
Vicarage Lane
Westhead
West Lancashire
Lancashire
L40 6HQ
England

OS Grid Ref: SD 43625 07180
Denomination: Church of England

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Description
Window with a board (but a little unclear - see file)
Inscription
Plaque:TO THE GLORY OF GOD AND AS A TRIBUTE TO THE HONOURED MEMORY OF THE SIXTEEN MEN OF THIS PARISH WHO FELL IN THE GREAT WAR 1914-1918 AND WHOSE NAMES ARE INSCRIBED ON THE EAST WALL PANELLING OF THIS CHURCH THE CARVED OAKWORK AROUND THIS CHANCEL WAS PLACED HERE Window: TO THE HONOUR AND GLORY OF GOD AND IN GRATEFUL REMEMBRANCE OF: (5 Names) WHO FELL IN FRANCE IN THE GREAT WAR 1914-1918 MEMBERS OF THE STAFF OF HENRY TYRER OF THIS PARISH WHO WITH HIS WIFE ERECTED THIS WINDOW 1919
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Alty, Daniel
Alty, Daniel
Alty, Henry
Alty, Henry
Alty, Richard
Alty, Thomas
Alty, Thomas
Anderton, James
Anderton, Robert
Anyon, William R
See details for all 124 names
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 123
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 123
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: Branch of service, rank, forename, intitials, surname
    Order of information: Alphabetically by surname
  • Second World War (1939-1945)
    Total names on memorial: 0
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 0
    Exact count: no
    Information shown: Undefined
    Order of information: Undefined
Components
  • Window
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Stained Glass
  • Board
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Wood
Listing information
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A
Sponsorship
Private

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