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Memorial details

Memorial type
Wall
District
Manchester
Town
Chorlton Cum Hardy
County
Greater Manchester
Country
England
Commemoration
Second World War (1939-1945)
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
44892
Current location

SOUTHERN CEMETERY
Barlow Moor Rd
Chorlton Cum Hardy
Manchester
Greater Manchester
M21
England

OS Grid Ref: SJ 829 925
Denomination: Undefined

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Description
PORTLAND STONE WALL CARVED INSCRIPTION AND NAMES.
Inscription
PANELS 1 TO 14: (NAMES) CENTRAL PANEL: HERE ARE RECORDED/ THE NAMES OF 218/ MEMBERS OF HIS/ MAJESTY'S FORCES/ WHO DIED IN THE/ SERVICE OF THEIR/ COUNTRY/ 1939-1945/ 166 WERE CREMATED/ 52 LIED BURIED HERE/ THOSE NAMED IN PANELS 1 TO 5 AND 25 TO 29 LIE BURIED HERE. PANELS 16 TO 29: (NAMES)
Inscription legible?
yes
Commemorations
  • Second World War (1939-1945)
    Total names on memorial: 452
    Served and returned: 226
    Died: 226
    Exact count: no
    Information shown: surname,rank,year died,regiment
    Order of information: surname
Components
  • Wall
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Stone - Portland
Listing information
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A

This record comprises all information held by IWM’s War Memorials Register for this memorial. Where we hold a names list for the memorial, this information will be displayed on the memorial record. Please check back as we are adding more names to the database.

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