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Memorial details

Memorial type
Roll of honour or book of remembrance
District
North West Leicestershire
Town
Moira, Swadlincote
County
Leicestershire
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918)
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
37749
Current location

On internal porch wall,
Wesleyan Reform Church
Donisthorpe Lane
Moira
Swadlincote
North West Leicestershire
Leicestershire
DE12 6AZ
England

OS Grid Ref: SK 31044 14990
Denomination: Wesleyan

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Description
Roll of Honour tablet, mounted on internal wall of Church porch. Incised inscription lettering with first letters of each word, infilled in red & remaining lettering in black. The porch was built specifically to form part of the WW1 memorial.
Inscription
THEIR NAME LIVETH FOR EVERMORE / ROLL OF HONOUR / IN MEMORY OF / VICTORY DIVINELY GIVEN / AND OF SERVICE NOBLY RENDERED / BELOW ARE THE NAMES OF THOSE WHO SERVED IN THE / WORLD'S GREAT WAR 1914 - 1918 / (NAMES) / THE ABOVE YOUNG MEN MADE THE SUPREME SACRIFICE / (NAMES) THESE BY THE GRACE OF GOD HAVE RETURNED / MOIRA WESLEYAN REFORM CHURCH
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Adams, Wilfred
Alfred, Charles
Baddks, John
Bailey, Charles
Bates, Arthur
Bates, Francis W
Baylist, Herbert
Bind, Fred
Clamp, Francis
Clamp, Thomas
See details for all 60 names
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 81
    Served and returned: 73
    Died: 8
    Exact count: no
    Information shown: surname,forename,place of birth
    Order of information: surname
Components
  • Memorial
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Stone
Listing information
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A

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