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Memorial details

Memorial type
Board / Plaque / Tablet
District
Oldham
Town
Uppermill, Saddleworth
County
Greater Manchester
Country
England
Commemoration
Second World War (1939-1945)
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
45022
Current location

St Chad's Church
Church Lane
Uppermill
Saddleworth
Oldham
Greater Manchester
OL3 6LW
England

OS Grid Ref: SE 00752 06405
Denomination: Church of England

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Description
PLAIN NOWY HEADED WOODEN BOARD WITH INSCRIPTION IN BLACK LETTERING. ARMS OF THE DISTRICT DEPICTED AT THE TOP CENTRE OF THE BOARD
Inscription
SADDLEWORTH/ ROLL OF HONOUR/ 1939 - 1945/ IN PROUD AND LOVING MEMORY/ OF THOSE FROM SADDLEWORTH WHO/ FELL IN DEFENCE OF LIBERTY AND HONOUR/ (NAMES)/ Their name liveth for evermore
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Ankers, R
Ashurst, T
Bannister, J
Barrowclough, R
Boardman, J
Bolton, T
Broadbent, J
Brown, A
Brown, A
Buckley, C J
See details for all 87 names
Commemorations
  • Second World War (1939-1945)
    Total names on memorial: 87
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 87
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: surname, initials of forenames, home town
    Order of information: home town THEN surname
Components
  • Board
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Wood
Listing information
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A

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