Memorial details

Memorial type
Board / Plaque / Tablet
District
Shrewsbury And Atcham
Town
Battlefield
County
Shropshire
Country
England
Commemoration
Second World War (1939-1945), First World War (1914-1918)
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
37895

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Current location

St Mary Magdalene Church
Church Lane
Battlefield
Shrewsbury And Atcham
Shropshire
SY1 4BF
England

OS Grid Ref: SJ 51261 17249
Denomination: Church of England

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Description
Nowy headed white marble tablet on dark stone backboard, with black lettering. An added piece of white marble commemorates WW2.
Inscription
TO THE GLORY OF GOD/ AND/ IN PROUD MEMORY/ OF/ (NAMES)/ WHO FELL IN THE GREAT WAR/ 1914 - 1918/ (NAMES)/ 1939 - 1945
Inscription legible?
yes
Commemorations
  • Second World War (1939-1945)
    Total names on memorial: 3
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 3
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: surname,forename
    Order of information: surname
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 7
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 7
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: surname,forename
    Order of information: surname
Components
  • Tablet
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Marble - White
Listing information
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A
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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