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Memorial details

Memorial type
Church Fabric / Fitting: Reredos or screen
District
Leicester
Town
Leicester
County
Leicestershire
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918), VC or GC Recipients
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
37766
Current location

28
Barnabas Hall
formerly St. Barnabas' Church
St. Barnabas Road
Leicester
Leicester
Leicestershire
LE5 4BD
England

OS Grid Ref: SK 61151 05228
Denomination: Undefined

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Description
Reredos with dedicatory wooden board displaying inscription at top & names in columns below.
Inscription
The Reredos above the Altar (exact line spacing unknown) : TO THE GLORY OF GOD AND IN MEMORY OF THE MEN OF THIS PARISH AND CONGREGATION WHOSE LIVES WERE SACRIFICED IN THE GREAT WAR 1914-1918. THE REREDOS ABOVE THE ALTAR WAS SET UP BY RELATIVES AND FRIENDS / (NAMES)
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Abell, G H
Atkins, W J
Attenborough, H
Bailey, H W
Ballard, F
Ballard, J E
Banks, G
Banks, H
Barker, W H
Barrodaile, E
See details for all 155 names
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 112
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 112
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: surname
    Order of information: surname
  • VC or GC Recipients
    Total names on memorial: 0
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 0
    Exact count: no
    Information shown: Undefined
    Order of information: Undefined
Components
  • Reredos
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Wood
  • Board
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Wood
Listing information
Condition
History
Update : 2015, Church sold & under new ownership. Update : 16/08/2017 Informed that memorial is still in situ & in good condition.
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A

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