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Memorial details

Memorial type
Board / Plaque / Tablet
District
Birmingham
Town
Moseley
County
West Midlands
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918)
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
51992
Current location

St. Mary's Church
St. Mary's Row
Moseley
Birmingham
West Midlands
B13 8HW
England

OS Grid Ref: SP 07787 83165
Denomination: Church of England

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Description
Rectangular plaque with a nowy head set on a wooden backboard. There is a decorative border and the regimental badge of the Worcestershire Regiment above.
Inscription
THIS TABLET/ IS PLACED BY A FEW/ FRIENDS TO THE MEMORY/ OF DOUGLAS HOWARD/ WILSON GREENWAY/ (2ND LIEUT 13TH BATT WORC REGT)/ BORN APRIL 25TH 1891/ KIA/ AT THE DARDANELLES/ OCTOBER 17TH 1915/ WHILE GALLANTLY BRINGING IN/ A WOUNDED SOLDIER/ GREATER LOVE HATH NO MAN/ THAN THIS THAT A MAN LAY/ DOWN HIS LIFE FOR HIS FRIENDS
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Greenway, Douglas Howard Wilson
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Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 1
    Served and returned: 1
    Died: 1
    Exact count: no
    Information shown: Forename, surname, rank, regiment, date of birth, manner of death, place of death, date of death, additional
    Order of information: Undefined
Components
  • Backboard
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Wood
  • Plaque
    Measurements: depth 47mm, height 470mm, width 300mm
    Materials: Brass
Listing information
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A
Sponsorship
Private

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