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Memorial details

Memorial type
Board / Plaque / Tablet
District
Chester Le Street
Town
Chester Le Street
County
Durham
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918)
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
41942
Current location

ST MARY AND ST CUTHBERTS CHURCH
Chester Le Street
Chester Le Street
Durham
England

OS Grid Ref: NZ 270 510
Denomination: Church of England

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Description
PLAQUE OF CLASSICAL STYLE WITH FILIGREE CENTRE TOP AND POINTED ARCH AT CENTRE TOP AND PILASTRES ON EITHER SIDE. DECORATED AS BELOW MIDDLE OF TOP PANEL IS CROWN AGAINST A SUNBURST FLANKED BY KNEELING KNIGHT (LEFT) AND ANGEL (RIGHT). BETWEEN IS A RECTANGE BEARING THE DEDICATION
Inscription
TO THE GLORY OF GOD/ AND IN GRATEFUL MEMORY/ OF THE MEN OF THIS PARISH/ WHO GAVE THEIR LIVES IN/ THE GREAT WAR 1914 - 1919/ (NAMES)/ FAITHFUL UNTO DEATH
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Adamson, J E
Alderson, C S
Anderson, J A
Armstrong, N
Atkinson, F
Atkinson, S J
Bankhead, J
Barker, B
Barrett, L A
Barron, E
See details for all 249 names
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 249
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 249
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: surname,rank,regiment
    Order of information: surname
Components
  • Plaque
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Bronze
Listing information
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A
Reference
  • CDC105.12

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