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Memorial details

Memorial type
Board / Plaque / Tablet
District
Oldham
Town
Roundthorn
County
Greater Manchester
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918)
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
44958
Current location

Oldham Salvation Army
Roundthorn Road
Roundthorn
Oldham
Greater Manchester
OL4 5LD
England

OS Grid Ref: SD 94083 04392
Denomination: Salvation Army

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Previous locations
  • Salvation Army Citadel
    Lees Road
    Oldham
    Oldham
    Greater Manchester
    OL4 1JT
    England

    OS Grid Ref: SD 937 051
    Denomination: Salvation Army
Description
Two Simple Brass Plaques on a wooden backboard. The casualties are marked by a + against their name
Inscription
OLDHAM SALVATION ARMY/ ROLL OF HONOUR/ (Names)
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Armer, Wilfred
Ashton, Ben
Barnes, James
Bethel, William
Billington, Eddie
Broadbent, Herbert
Brown, Joseph
Burgess, John
Cash, Harry
Cocker, William
See details for all 40 names
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 40
    Served and returned: 34
    Died: 6
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: surname, forenames
    Order of information: surname,forename
Components
  • Plaques
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Brass
  • Backboard
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Wood
Listing information
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A

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