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Memorial details

Memorial type
Board / Plaque / Tablet
District
Wolverhampton
Town
Penn Fields
County
West Midlands
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918)
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
38608
Current location

BECKMINSTER METHODIST CHURCH
Birches Barn Road
Penn Fields
Wolverhampton
West Midlands
WV3 7BQ
England

OS Grid Ref: SO 910 980
Denomination: Methodist

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Description
NOWY-HEADED BRASS PLAQUE MOUNTED ONTO A RECTANGULAR WOODEN BACKBOARD. INSCRIPTION IN RED AND BLACK LETTERING SCROLLED DESIGN AT THE TOP OF THE PLAQUE AND FOLIATE BORDER
Inscription
IN PERPETUAL MEMORY OF/ THE MEMBERS OF THIS CHURCH WHO DIED FOR THE/ CAUSE OF JUSTICE AND LIBERTY IN THE GREAT WAR 1914 - 1918./ (NAMES)/ ALSO IN GRATEFUL RECOGNITION OF THE SERVICES OF THE FOLLOWING MEMBERS WHO SERVED/ (NAMES)
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Baker, Cyril
Beardmore, Fred
Bishop, Raymond
Brain, Thomas
Caddick, Louis
Cartwright, Horace
Catell, Philip
Cotterell, E Lawrence
Dark, Sidney
Davies, Louis
See details for all 50 names
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 50
    Served and returned: 42
    Died: 8
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: surname,forename
    Order of information: surname,forename
Components
  • Backboard
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Wood
  • Plaque
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Brass
Listing information
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A

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