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Memorial details

Memorial type
Board / Plaque / Tablet
District
Oswestry
Town
Knockin
County
Shropshire
Country
England
Commemoration
Second World War (1939-1945)
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
37923
Current location

St Mary's Church
Church Lane
Knockin
Oswestry
Shropshire
SY10 8HH
England

OS Grid Ref: SJ 33402 22343
Denomination: Church of England

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Description
A lancet-headed wooden board with a carved dedication. On either side of the board two slender columns are carved.
Inscription
ROLL/ OF/ 1939 DUTY 1945/ KNOCKIN/ (Names)/ OSBASTON/ (Names)/ PRO PATRIA ET ARIS
Inscription legible?
yes
Commemorations
  • Second World War (1939-1945)
    Total names on memorial: 30
    Served and returned: 30
    Died: 0
    Exact count: no
    Information shown: Surname, forename.
    Order of information: Surname.
Components
  • Board
    Measurements: height 1200MM, width 660MM
    Materials: Wood
Listing information
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A

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