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Memorial details

Memorial type
Board / Plaque / Tablet
District
South Ribble
Town
Bamber Bridge
County
Lancashire
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918), Second World War (1939-1945)
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
42546
Current location

ST AIDANS CHURCH
Station Rd
Bamber Bridge
South Ribble
Lancashire
PR5
England

OS Grid Ref: SD 564 267
Denomination: Church of England

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Description
OAK BOARD WITH INSET COPPER PLAQUE. WW2 PLAQUE ADDED.
Inscription
FIRST WORLD WAR/TO THE GLORY OF GOD AND IN/ GRATEFUL MEMORY OF THE NOBLE/ SERVICES RENDERED BY THE MEN/ OF THIS PARISH IN THE GREAT WAR/ THIS TABLET IS ERECTED/ (NAMES)/ SECOND WORLD WAR/ (NAMES)
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Baron, R
Beaver, J
Bradshaw, H
Briggs, F
Buck, J
Caton, J
Eastham, T
Forrest, H
Goulding, C A
Joyce, J
See details for all 29 names
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 208
    Served and returned: 179
    Died: 29
    Exact count: no
    Information shown: surname
    Order of information: surname
  • Second World War (1939-1945)
    Total names on memorial: 24
    Served and returned: 12
    Died: 12
    Exact count: no
    Information shown: surname,forename
    Order of information: surname
Components
  • Board
    Measurements: height C 2150 MM, width C 3200 MM
    Materials: Wood - Oak
Listing information
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A

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