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Memorial details

Memorial type
Board / Plaque / Tablet
District
Salford
Town
Broughton
County
Greater Manchester
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918)
Lost
Lost
WM Reference
45297
Previous locations
  • Higher Broughton Synagogue
    Duncan Street
    Broughton
    Salford
    Greater Manchester
    M7 4PX
    England

    OS Grid Ref: SD 82447 00952
    Denomination: Jewish
Description
Rectangular Wooden Board painted in the form of a scroll, with a title scroll at top. Title also expressed in Hebrewscript with the Fallen denoted by a Star of David, and the date of presentation also expressed with a Hebrew year.
Inscription
HIGHER BROUGHTON HEBREW CONGREGATION / (HebrewScript)/ "THIS SHALL BE WRITTEN FOR THE GENERATION TO COME". PSALM CII.19./ ROLL OF HONOUR / MEMBERS WHO SERVED THEIR KING AND COUNTRY / IN THE GREAT WAR 1914-1918 / (Names) / * FALLEN / THIS TABLET WAS PRESENTED BY MR & MRS FRED A SHIERS 5680-1919.
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Abrahams, Harry
Asher, Myer J
Balon, Hyman
Cohen, David
Cohen, Joseph
Cohen, Lionel
Cohen, Lionel
Cohen, Manfred
Cohen, Mark
Cohen, Maurice
See details for all 67 names
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 67
    Served and returned: 62
    Died: 5
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: surname, rank (for officers only) ,forename,decorations
    Order of information: Officers and then Other Ranks, alphabetically surname
Components
  • Board
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Wood
Condition
History
SYNAGOGUE CLOSED C 1970. BUILDING DEMOLISHED AND MEMORIAL LOST.
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A
Sponsorship
Private
Reference

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