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Memorial details

Memorial type
Roll of honour or book of remembrance
District
Rochdale
Town
Heywood
County
Greater Manchester
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918), Second World War (1939-1945)
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
44926
Current location

St. Luke's Church
Church Street
Heywood
Rochdale
Greater Manchester
OL10 4NW
England

OS Grid Ref: SD 85628 10767
Denomination: Church of England

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Description
Framed and glazed illuminated scroll.
Inscription
REMEMBER THSE WHO FREELY GAVE THEIR LIVES FOR/ THEIR COUNTRY IN THE GREAT WAR 1914 - 1919/ + MAKE THEM TO BE NUMBERED WITH THY SAINTS IN GLORY EVERLASTING/ (Names)/ REMEMBER ALSO THESE WHO DIED IN THE SECOND WORLD WAR 1939 - 1945/ (Names)/ AT THE GOING DOWN OF THE SUN AND IN THE MORNING WE WILL REMEMBER THEM
Inscription legible?
yes
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 53
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 53
    Exact count: no
    Information shown: Undefined
    Order of information: Undefined
  • Second World War (1939-1945)
    Total names on memorial: 12
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 12
    Exact count: no
    Information shown: Surname, forename
    Order of information: Alphabetical by surname
Components
  • Frame
    Measurements: height 12IN, width 29IN
    Materials: Wood
Listing information
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A

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