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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)
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
42548
Current location

BAMBER BRIDGE METHODIST CHURCH
Station Rd
Bamber Bridge
South Ribble
Lancashire
PR5
England

OS Grid Ref: SD 565 257
Denomination: Methodist

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Description
OAK BOARD
Inscription
TO THE GLORY OF GOD/ THIS TABLET WAS ERECTED BY THE CONGREGATION OF THIS CHURCH TO COMMEMORATE AND PERPERTUATE THE NAMES OF THE MEN WHO SERVED IN H.M. FORCES DURING THE GREAT WAR 1914-1919/ (NAMES)
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Atkinson, A
Bamber, Edward
Barrow, R
Bibby, A
Bradley, G
Brown, T N
Byers, C
Byers, F
Byers, Wm O
Carter, H
See details for all 54 names
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 54
    Served and returned: 47
    Died: 7
    Exact count: no
    Information shown: forename,decorations
    Order of information: Undefined
Components
  • Board
    Measurements: height 1300 MM, width 2050 MM
    Materials: Wood - Oak
Listing information
Condition
History
"RECENTLY" MOVED WITHIN CHURCH DUE TO ALTERATIONS.
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A

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