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Memorial details

Memorial type
Board / Plaque / Tablet
District
Congleton
Town
Sandbach
County
Cheshire
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918)
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
42890
Current location

CHAPEL
SANDBACH SCHOOL
Crewe Rd
Sandbach
Congleton
Cheshire
England

OS Grid Ref: SJ 756 609
Denomination: Undefined

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Description
NOWY-HEADED BRASS PLAQUE ON WOODEN MOUNT. BLACK AND RED LETTERING. NAMES IN TWO COLUMNS. SCHOOL BADGE AT TOP CENTRE. ORNATE BORDER.
Inscription
UT SEVERIS SEGES/ TO THE GLORY OF GOD/ AND TO THE IMMORTAL MEMORY/ OF OLD SANDBACHIANS WHO IN THE/ GREAT WAR GAVE THEIR LIVES/ THAT WE MIGHT LIVE/ (NAMES)/ 1914-1918
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Allen, W F
Atkinson, C
Barker, H
Booth, E
Bradley, H
Brocklehurst, J
Chapman, R F
Cooper, J T
Cope, F M
Eachus, R W
See details for all 36 names
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 72
    Served and returned: 36
    Died: 36
    Exact count: no
    Information shown: surname,forename
    Order of information: surname
Components
  • Plaque
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Brass
  • Backboard
    Measurements: depth 30 MM, height 1010 MM, width 710 MM
    Materials: Wood
Listing information
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A

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