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Memorial details

Memorial type
Board / Plaque / Tablet
District
Wyre
Town
Poulton Le Fylde
County
Lancashire
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918), Second World War (1939-1945)
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
3421
Current location

St Chads Church
Ball St
Poulton Le Fylde
Wyre
Lancashire
FY6 7BA
England

OS Grid Ref: SD 34837 39456
Denomination: Church of England

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Description
Two nowy-headed plaques, one for each World War
Inscription
WW1: TO THE/GLORY OF GOD/AND IN/LOVING MEMORY OF/THE MEN OF THIS PARISH/WHO GAVE THEIR LIVES/FOR KING AND COUNTRY/IN THE GREAT WAR 1914-1919/(Names) WW2: TO THE GLORY OF/GOD AND IN LOVING/MEMORY OF THE MEN/OF THIS PARISH WHO/GAVE THEIR LIVES FOR/KING & COUNTRY IN/THE WORLD WAR/1939-1945/(Names)
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Ardern, Walter
Ashton, John
Bailey, Joseph C
Bainbridge, Percy
Balderstone, Henry H
Bamber, Keith
Bamber, Richard T
Baron, Norman
Beesley, Henry
Bennett, James
See details for all 99 names
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 54
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 54
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: Firstname, any initialm surname
    Order of information: Alphabetically by surname
  • Second World War (1939-1945)
    Total names on memorial: 45
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 45
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: Undefined
    Order of information: Undefined
Components
  • Plaque
    Measurements: height 1000MM, width 450MM
    Materials: Bronze
Listing information
  • CHURCH OF ST CHAD
  • Grade II*
  • This memorial is protected, and listed on the National Heritage List for England maintained by Historic England. View list entry
  • More about listing and the protection of historic places can be found on the Historic England website
  • Historic England
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A
Reference
  • Lancashire Family History & Heraldry Society publication, St Chads Poulton Le Fylde, Memorial Inscriptions

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