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Memorial details

Memorial type
Board / Plaque / Tablet
District
Sheffield
Town
Ranmoor
County
South Yorkshire
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918)
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
46859
Current location

IN THE BELL RINGING CHAMBER
ST JOHN THE EVANGELIST CHURCH
Ranmoor Park Rd
Ranmoor
Sheffield
South Yorkshire
S10 3GX
England

OS Grid Ref: SK 319 862
Denomination: Church of England

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Description
Plain rectangular brass plaque mounted onto a wooden backboard. Incised inscription in black and red lettering.
Inscription
TO THE GLORY OF GOD/ AND IN AFFECTIONATE MEMORY OF/ ARTHUR WARD PTE 14TH YORK AND LANCASTER REGT./ KILLED IN ACTION AT ARRAS (GAVRELLE)/ JULY 1ST 1917 AGED 24 YEARS./ ERECTED BY/ FELLOW BELLRINGERS OF ST JOHN'S RANMOOR
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Ward, Arthur
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Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 2
    Served and returned: 1
    Died: 1
    Exact count: no
    Information shown: rank,year died,regiment,place of death,forename,manner of death,age of death,additional
    Order of information: Undefined
Components
  • Plaque
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Brass
  • Backboard
    Measurements: height 360MM, width 540MM
    Materials: Wood
Listing information
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A
Sponsorship
Other

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