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Memorial details

Memorial type
Board / Plaque / Tablet
District
Birmingham
Town
Winson Green
County
West Midlands
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918)
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
43368
Current location

BISHOP LATIMER WITH ALL SAINTS CHURCH
Handsworth New Rd
Winson Green
Birmingham
West Midlands
England

OS Grid Ref: SP 040 880
Denomination: Undefined

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Description
WHITE LIMESTONE TABLET WITH DEDICATORY INSCRIPTION ON IT. CASE WITH NAMES IN GOLD LETTERING INSCRIBED ON VELLUM PLACED BELOW THE TABLET
Inscription
PLAQUE: IN/ HONOURED AND SACRED/ MEMORY OF/ THE MEN OF THIS CONGREGATION/ AND PARISH WHO LAID DOWN THEIR/ LIVES IN THE GREAT WAR/ 1914 1918/ GREATER LOVE HATH NO MAN THAN THIS/ THAT A MAN LAY DOWN HIS LIFE FOR HIS FRIENDS CASE: THEIR NAME LIVETH FOR EVERMORE/ (NAMES) 1914 + 1918
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Bagland, S
Baker, James William
Baker, W
Bampton, Leonard
Batsford, Harry G
Batsford, John E
Bellfield, Albert
Bird, William Charles
Borell, Cornelius
Bradley, William H
See details for all 126 names
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 202
    Served and returned: 101
    Died: 101
    Exact count: no
    Information shown: surname,forename
    Order of information: surname,forename
Components
  • Case
    Measurements: depth C 300MM, height C 150MM, width C 300MM
    Materials: Cast Iron
  • Tablet
    Measurements: depth C 30MM, height C 1450MM, width C 600MM
    Materials: Stone - Limestone
Listing information
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A
Responsibility
CHURCH AUTHORITIES

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