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Memorial details

Memorial type
Board / Plaque / Tablet
District
Oldham
Town
Oldham
County
Greater Manchester
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918)
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
44852
Current location

Gallery Oldham
Greaves Street
Oldham
Oldham
Greater Manchester
OL1 1AL
England

OS Grid Ref: Sd 92818 04832
Denomination: Undefined

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Previous locations
  • Emmanuel Church
    Chestnut Street
    Chadderton
    Oldham
    Greater Manchester
    England

    OS Grid Ref: Undefined
    Denomination: Church of England
Description
Wooden Board with pediment and carving at the top. All lettering is inscribed
Inscription
TO THE GLORY OF GOD/AND IN/GRATEFUL REMEMBRANCE/OF THE MEN OF THIS CHURCH AND/PARISH WHO GAVE THEIR LIVES FOR/JUSTICE/KING AND COUNTRY/1914-1918/[names in 2 columns]
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Amos, H
Beedham, R
Cross, N
Driscoll, D
Etchells, F
Etchells, H
Fitton, H
Fletcher, T
Harrison, J E
Harrison, W
See details for all 26 names
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 26
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 26
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: surname, initials of forenames, rank
    Order of information: Undefined
Components
  • Board
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Wood
Listing information
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A

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