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Memorial details

Memorial type
Chapel: Dedicated within church building
District
Birmingham
Town
Erdington
County
West Midlands
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918)
Maker
Mr CE Bateman FRIBA (Architect)
Messrs Bridgeman & Co, Lichfield (Wood Carver)
Ceremony
  • Dedicated
    Date: 12 December 1920
    Attended by: Bishop of Birmingham
Lost
Lost
WM Reference
38612
Current location
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Previous locations
  • St Barnabas Church
    Church Rd
    Erdington
    Birmingham
    West Midlands
    B24 9AX
    England

    OS Grid Ref: SP 10985 91690
    Denomination: Church of England
Description
Chapel with associated rectangular board.
Inscription
TO THE GLORY OF GOD/ IN HONOURED MEMORY/ OF MEN OF THIS PARISH/ WHO SACRIFICED THEIR/ LIVES THROUGH/ THE GREAT WAR 1914 - 1918/ THIS CHAPEL HAS BEEN/ DEDICATED 1920/ THE PEACE OF HEAVEN IS THEIR'S THAT LIFT/ THEIR SWORDS IN SUCH A JUST & CHARITABLE WAR/ (NAMES)/ GRANT THEM O LORD ETERNAL REST/ AND LET PERPETUAL SHINE UPON THEM
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Allen, Henry
Allum, Bertram G
Aspinall, Frank T
Aston, Horace A
Atkins, Fred W
Banning, Horace R
Bannister, John F
Bartlam, Walter P
Beach, Frederick L
Bedding, Frank
See details for all 139 names
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 136
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 136
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: surname,forename
    Order of information: surname
Components
  • Board
    Measurements: height 1800MM, width 1000M
    Materials: Wood
Condition
Costs

Site: £1000

Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A
Sponsorship
Public

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