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Memorial details

Memorial type
Church Fabric / Fitting: Lectern or desk
District
Oldham
Town
Failsworth
County
Greater Manchester
Country
England
Commemoration
Second World War (1939-1945)
Ceremony
  • Dedicated
    Date: 1st January 1949
    Attended by: UNKNOWN
Lost
Lost
WM Reference
44876
Previous locations
  • ST JOHNS CHURCH
    Pole La
    Failsworth
    Oldham
    Greater Manchester
    England

    OS Grid Ref: SD 890 010
    Denomination: Church of England
Description
OAK CLERGY DESK
Inscription
PRESENTED BY THE OFFICERS AND OTHER RANKS OF 71ST (E.L.) SEARCHLIGHT REGIMENT, ROYAL ARTILLERY T.A. TO COMMEMORATE THE FORMATION OF THE REGIMENT AND TO PERPETUATE ITS MEMORY 1938 - 1943 (EXACT LINE SPACING UNKNOWN)
Inscription legible?
yes
Commemorations
  • Second World War (1939-1945)
    Total names on memorial: 0
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 0
    Exact count: no
    Information shown: Undefined
    Order of information: Undefined
Components
  • Desk
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Wood - Oak
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A
Responsibility
CHURCH AUTHORITIES

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