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Memorial details

Memorial type
Board / Plaque / Tablet
District
Birmingham
Town
Edgbaston
County
West Midlands
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918)
Ceremony
  • Dedicated
    Date: 1958
    Attended by: UNKNOWN
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
51962
Current location

ST MARYS AND ST AMBROSE CHURCH
Raglan Rd
Edgbaston
Birmingham
West Midlands
B5 7RA
England

OS Grid Ref: SP 050 840
Denomination: Church of England

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Previous locations
  • ST THOMAS IN THE MOORS CHURCH
    Balsall Heath
    Birmingham
    West Midlands
    England

    OS Grid Ref: Undefined
    Denomination: Undefined
Description
BRONZE PLAQUE ON OAK PANEL AT THE TOP OF THE PLAQUE IS A CRUCIFIX SUMOUNTED BY A WREATH BELOW ARE 3 CROWNS THE EDGE OF THE PLAQUE HAS A ROSE DESIGN
Inscription
TO THE GLORY OF GOD/ AND IN GRATEFUL MEMORY OF THE FIDELITY OF/ THE MEN WHO SERVED WITH H. M FORCES DURING THE GREAT WAR/ OF WHOM THE FOLLOWING FROM THIS PARISH LAID DOWN THEIR LIVES/ FRIENDS PASS BUT NOT BY IN SORROW BUT IN PRIDE./ AND MAY YOU LIVE AS NOBLY AS THEY DIED/ 1914-1918
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Abraham, T
Albert, E
Allsop, A
Apter, S
Artis, J H
Ault, T M
Barker, G
Barker, H F
Bartlett, B F
Bates, J T
See details for all 119 names
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 238
    Served and returned: 119
    Died: 119
    Exact count: no
    Information shown: surname,decorations
    Order of information: Undefined
Components
  • Plaque
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Bronze
  • Backboard
    Measurements: depth 110MM, height 1200MM, width 1120MM
    Materials: Wood - Oak
Listing information
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A
Sponsorship
Public
Responsibility
ST MARYS AND ST AMBROSE CHURCH

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