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Memorial details

Memorial type
Board / Plaque / Tablet
District
Shrewsbury And Atcham
Town
Leaton
County
Shropshire
Country
England
Commemoration
Second World War (1939-1945)
Ceremony
  • Unveiled
    Date: 26th June 1948
    Attended by: MAJ GEN VISCOUNT BRIDGEMAN
  • Dedicated
    Date: 26th June 1948
    Attended by: Bishop of Lichfield
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
38059
Current location

PARISH CHURCH
Leaton
Shrewsbury And Atcham
Shropshire
England

OS Grid Ref: SJ 460 180
Denomination: Church of England

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Description
NAMES ACTUALLY CUT INTO THE STONE WALL ON THE NORTH SIDE OF THE CHURCH
Inscription
(UNKNOWN) (NAMES)
Inscription legible?
yes
Commemorations
  • Second World War (1939-1945)
    Total names on memorial: 4
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 4
    Exact count: no
    Information shown: surname,regiment,forename
    Order of information: surname
Components
  • Second World War memorial
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Stone
Listing information
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A
Reference
  • WELLINGTON JOURNAL & SHREWSBURY NEWS by N/A 5 Source: Media Library Published:N/A WELLINGTON, SHROPSHIRE

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