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Memorial details

Memorial type
Board / Plaque / Tablet
District
Salford
Town
Eccles
County
Greater Manchester
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918)
Ceremony
  • Unveiled
    Date: 12th June 1920
    Attended by: Local Clergy/Dignitaries
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
45463
Current location

St Andrew's Church
Chadwick Road
Eccles
Salford
Greater Manchester
M30 9NZ
England

OS Grid Ref: SJ 77392 98761
Denomination: Church of England

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Description
PLAQUE SURMOUNTED BY A CORONET, CHRISTIAN CROSS AND NAVAL CROWN. IN EACH CORNER IS ONE OF THE NATIONAL EMBLEMS OF BRITAIN
Inscription
TO THE GLORY OF GOD AND IN REVERED AND HONOURED MEMORY OF THE SAILORS/ AND SOLDIERS WHO GAVE THEIR LIVES IN THE GREAT WAR AND ESPECIALLY OF/ THOSE FROM THIS PARISH OR CONGREGATION WHOSE NAMES ARE HERE INSCRIBED/ AD 1919/ "THEIR NAME LIVETH FOR EVERMORE"
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Ackerley, Thomas Henry
Anderton, Albert
Antrobus, Tom
Ashton, William Edmondson
Bannister, Harold
Bannister, Herbert Richard
Barber, Sydney
Barratt, Herbert
Bate, Harold
Bateman, Edwin
See details for all 151 names
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 151
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 151
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: surname,forename
    Order of information: surname
Components
  • Plaque
    Measurements: height 42IN, width 66IN
    Materials: Brass
Listing information
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A
Responsibility
PCC
Reference
  • Eccles & Patricroft Journal 18 June 1920
  • Daily Mail 12 Jan. 2013 pp.48-9 Three officer sons of Mrs Rosalie Johnson are commemorated on the memorial: details of their service

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