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Memorial details

Memorial type
Church Fabric / Fittings
District
Manchester
Town
Rusholme
County
Greater Manchester
Country
England
Commemoration
Second World War (1939-1945)
Ceremony
  • Unveiled
    Date: 1946
    Attended by: UNKNOWN
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
43925
Current location

PLATT CHURCH
Platt La
Rusholme
Manchester
Greater Manchester
England

OS Grid Ref: SJ 860 950
Denomination: Church of England

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Description
PLAQUE PLACED ON THE BOOK REST OF THE CHOIRMASTER'S STALL
Inscription
IN LOVING MEMORY OF RONALD GRAY WHO, AS A CHORISTER, SANG IN THIS CHURCH FOR NINE YEARS. HE LOST HIS LIFE ON AIR OPERATIONS JANUARY 15, 1945. "THEY SANG A NEW SONG, WAITING IS THE LAMB THAT IS SLAIN." (EXACT LINE SPACING UNKNOWN)
Inscription legible?
yes
Commemorations
  • Second World War (1939-1945)
    Total names on memorial: 2
    Served and returned: 1
    Died: 1
    Exact count: no
    Information shown: year died,forename,manner of death,additional
    Order of information: Undefined
Components
  • Second World War memorial
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Unknown
Listing information
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A
Responsibility
CHURCH AUTHORITIES

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