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Memorial details

Memorial type
Board / Plaque / Tablet
District
Chester
Town
Chester
County
Cheshire
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918)
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
42749
Current location

Grosvenor Rowing Club
The Groves
Chester
Chester
Cheshire
CH1 1SD
England

OS Grid Ref: SJ 41144 66105
Denomination: Undefined

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Description
Wooden varnished board with gilded Royal Arms and inscription.
Inscription
1914 THE GREAT WAR 1919/ THE GROSVENOR ROWING CLUB/ CHESTER/ (Names)/ MADE THE SUPREME SACRIFICE/ THE FOLLOWING MEMBERS SERVED IN THE ABOVE WAR / (Names)
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Aldridge, C C
Beaton, H S
Blackall, A
Cooper, L
Corson, C
Davies, A O
Davies, G H
Derry, P H
Dickin, A E
Gibbs, P J
See details for all 36 names
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 36
    Served and returned: 30
    Died: 6
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: surname,decorations
    Order of information: surname
Components
  • Board
    Measurements: height 1500MM, width 600MM
    Materials: Wood
Listing information
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A
Responsibility
GROSVENOR ROWING CLUB

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