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Memorial details

Memorial type
Board / Plaque / Tablet
District
Doncaster
Town
Mexborough
County
South Yorkshire
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918), VC or GC Recipients
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
46639
Current location

St John the Baptist Church
Church Street
Mexborough
Doncaster
South Yorkshire
S64 0ER
England

OS Grid Ref: SK 47969 99750
Denomination: Church of England

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Description
Large rectangular plaque. Oak leaf, tudor rose and shield above text (Arms of Mexborough).
Inscription
TO THE GLORY OF GOD AND EVER GRATEFUL/ REMEMBRANCE OF THE FOLLOWING MEN FROM THE/ PARISH WHO GAVE THEIR LIVES IN THE/ GREAT WAR 1914 - 1918/ (NAMES)/ GOD ACCEPT THEM CHRIST RECEIVE THEM
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Adams, C
Anderson, R U E
Andrews, A
Ashmore, P
Askin, C W
Atkinson, A A
Atkinson, J
Aubrey, L
Axe, W
Baker, A E
See details for all 159 names
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 131
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 131
    Exact count: no
    Information shown: surname,decorations
    Order of information: Undefined
  • VC or GC Recipients
    Total names on memorial: 0
    Served and returned: Undefined
    Died: Undefined
    Exact count: no
    Information shown: Undefined
    Order of information: Undefined
Components
  • Plaque
    Measurements: height 970MM, width 640MM
    Materials: Brass
Listing information
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A
Reference
  • NB/NS/65/B

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