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Memorial details

Memorial type
Board / Plaque / Tablet
District
Wigan
Town
Goose Green
County
Greater Manchester
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918)
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
45320
Current location

ST PAULS CHURCH
St Pauls Av
Goose Green
Wigan
Greater Manchester
WN3
England

OS Grid Ref: SD 560 030
Denomination: Church of England

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Description
Rectangular board with gold painted inscription. Carved bosses placed equidistantly around the frame.
Inscription
TO THE GLORY OF GOD & IN LOVING MEMORY/ OF THE MEN FROM THIS PARISH, WHO/ "PASSED IN BATTLE AND IN STORM"/ DURING THE GREAT WAR 1914 - 1918./ (NAMES)
Inscription legible?
yes
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 134
    Served and returned: 67
    Died: 67
    Exact count: no
    Information shown: surname
    Order of information: surname
Components
  • Board
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Wood
Listing information
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A

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