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Memorial details

Memorial type
Board / Plaque / Tablet
District
South Ribble
Town
Leyland
County
Lancashire
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918)
Ceremony
  • Unveiled
    Date: 23rd September 1922
    Attended by: Local Clergy/Dignitaries
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
42657
Current location

BALSHAWS CE HIGH SCHOOL
Church Rd
Leyland
South Ribble
Lancashire
PR5
England

OS Grid Ref: SD 546 215
Denomination: Undefined

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Previous locations
  • BALSHAWS GRAMMAR SCHOOL
    School La
    Leyland
    South Ribble
    Lancashire
    England

    OS Grid Ref: Undefined
    Denomination: Undefined
Description
WALL-MOUNTED NOWY-HEADED BRASS PLAQUE. WOODEN MOUNT. INCISED BLACK LETTERING.
Inscription
THIS TABLET/ WAS ERECTED TO/ THE GLORY OF GOD/ AND IN LOVING MEMORY OF/ THE BOYS FROM THIS SCHOOL/ WHO FELL IN THE GREAT WRA/ 1914-1919/ (NAMES)
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Bannister, Harry
Barnes, Jimmy
Berry, Oswald
Bretherton, Jack
Cank, Bert
Clayton, Albert
Glieve, Howard
Hampson, Willie
Iddon, Stanley
Jackman, Harold
See details for all 23 names
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 46
    Served and returned: 23
    Died: 23
    Exact count: no
    Information shown: forename,decorations
    Order of information: Undefined
Components
  • Plaque
    Measurements: height 1020 MM, width 600 MM
    Materials: Brass
Listing information
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A

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