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Memorial details

Memorial type
Board / Plaque / Tablet
District
Congleton
Town
Sandbach
County
Cheshire
Country
England
Commemoration
Second World War (1939-1945)
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
42891

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Current location

SCHOOL 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. SINGLE LINE RED BORDER. SCHOOL BADGE AT TOP CENTRE
Inscription
TO THE GLORY OF GOD/ AND TO THE IMMORTAL MEMORY/ OF OLD SANDBACHIANS WHO GAVE/ THEIR LIVES IN THE SECOND/ WORLD WAR/ (NAMES)/ 1939-1945
Inscription legible?
yes
Commemorations
  • Second World War (1939-1945)
    Total names on memorial: 50
    Served and returned: 25
    Died: 25
    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
Sponsorship
Corporate

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