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Memorial details

Memorial type
Board / Plaque / Tablet
District
Bolton
Town
Farnworth
County
Greater Manchester
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918)
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
43746
Current location

Salvation Army Hall
King Street
Farnworth
Bolton
Greater Manchester
BL4 7AS
England

OS Grid Ref: SD 73823 05806
Denomination: Undefined

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Description
Within a rectangular light wood frame a wooden board with the dedication , names and a depiction of part of the Union Flag and Emblem of the Salvation Army . All this appears to be incised by hand into the surface of the wood.
Inscription
THE SALVATION ARMY/ FARNWORTH CORPS/ ROLL OF HONOUR/ (NAMES)/ FOR KING AND COUNTRY
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Ashworth, G
Baggot, J W
Barton, R
Booth, J
Brooks, C
Brown, D
Brown, J
Buckley, W
Butterworth, H
Christie, W
See details for all 36 names
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 36
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 0
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: rank ,initials , surname , unit
    Order of information: no discernable order
Components
  • Board
    Measurements: height 600MM, width 900MM
    Materials: Wood
Listing information
Condition
History
2001: BOARD IS SHOWING SIGNS OF WEAR
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A
Responsibility
SALVATION ARMY
Reference

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