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Memorial details

Memorial type
Window
District
Halton
Town
Widnes
County
Cheshire
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918)
Ceremony
  • Unveiled
    Date: 9th September 1921
    Attended by: UNKNOWN
  • Dedicated
    Date: 9th September 1921
    Attended by: Bishop of Liverpool
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Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
52345
Current location

ST AMBROSE CHURCH
Haughton View Rd
Widnes
Halton
Cheshire
England

OS Grid Ref: SJ 510 850
Denomination: Church of England

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Description
STAINED GLASS WINDOW AND A STONE TABLET
Inscription
THIS TABLET AND THE CHANCEL WINDOWS OF ST AMBROSE AND ST GEORGE/ WERE ERECTED BY THE PEOPLE OF THIS PARISH IN HONOUR OF THOSE PARISHIONERS WHO LAID DOWN THEIR LIVES IN THE GREAT WAR 1914-1919/ "ALL MEN MUST DIE. IT IS ONLY GIVEN TO THE FEW TO DIE FOR THEIR COUNTRY" (NAMES)
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Adams, Albert Edward
Alty, Robert
Arnold, Benjamin
Ball, Albert Victor
Ball, George
Banks, Leonard
Barnett, William
Beavan, Edward
Bellis, Arthur
Bott, Samuel
See details for all 96 names
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 192
    Served and returned: 96
    Died: 96
    Exact count: no
    Information shown: surname
    Order of information: Undefined
Components
  • Window
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Stained Glass
  • Tablet
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Stone
Listing information
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A
Responsibility
CHURCH AUTHORITIES

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