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Memorial details

Memorial type
Stone of remembrance
District
Bury
Town
Bury
County
Greater Manchester
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918), Second World War (1939-1945)
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
45072
Current location

ST PAULS CHURCH
St Pauls St
Bury
Bury
Greater Manchester
BL9 6BE
England

OS Grid Ref: SD 813 111
Denomination: Undefined

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Description
CWGC Special memorial
Inscription
1914 1918/ 1939 1945/ THOSE HONOURED HERE/ DIED IN THE SERVICE/ OF THEIR COUNTRY/ AND LIE BURIED/ IN THIS CHURCHYARD/ (NAMES)
Inscription legible?
yes
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 14
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 13
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: surname,rank,year died,regiment
    Order of information: surname
  • Second World War (1939-1945)
    Total names on memorial: 1
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 1
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: surname,rank,year died,regiment
    Order of information: surname
Components
  • Stone of remembrance
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Stone
Listing information
Condition
History
2006 The memorial had boarding around for protection during building work The grave stones were removed some years ago and the grounds are kept as an open space maintained by Bury Council.2008 CWGC website said that memorial had been removed to storage pending conversion of church into apartments.
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A
Reference

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