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Memorial details

Memorial type
Pillar / Column
District
North Shropshire
Town
Petton
County
Shropshire
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918)
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
50917
Current location

SAINT RAPHAEL AND SAINT ISIDORE
Petton
North Shropshire
Shropshire
England

OS Grid Ref: SJ 440 263
Denomination: Church of England

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Description
Stone urn on stone column with engraving on four sides. It is collocated above stone steps.
Inscription
FRONT PANEL: TO THE GLORIOUS MEMORY/ OF THOSE CONNECTED/ WITH THE PARISH/ OF PETTON WHO/ GAVE THEIR LIVES/ FOR THEIR COUNTRY/ IN THE GREAT WAR/ 1914 - 1918/ WHO DIED IF ENGLAND LIVED THREE OTHER PANELS: (NAMES)
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Birch, Alfred
Cunliffe, John Brooke
Kirkham, William
Stone, Ellis Robert Cunliffe
Tatton, Herbert
Watson, Arthur
See details for all 6 names
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 6
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 6
    Exact count: no
    Information shown: rank,year died,regiment,place of death,forename,manner of death,age of death
    Order of information: rank,regiment,forename,place of death,age of death,year died,manner of death
Components
  • Column
    Measurements: depth C 3000MM, height C 2500MM, width C 2000MM
    Materials: Stone - Sandstone
Listing information
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A

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