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Memorial details

Memorial type
Window
District
Rotherham
Town
Wales
County
South Yorkshire
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918)
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
52954
Current location

St John the Baptist Church
Church Street
Wales
Rotherham
South Yorkshire
S26 5LQ
England

OS Grid Ref: SK 47752 82682
Denomination: Church of England

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Description
Window with dedicatory inscription.
Inscription
THIS WINDOW IS ERECTED TO THE GLORY OF GOD AND IN MEMORY OF THE MEN/ FROM THIS PARISH WHO FELL IN THE GREATW AR 1914 TO 1919./ (NAMES)/ "THEIR NAME LIVETH FOR EVERMORE"
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Aldous, J
Ancliffe, J
Bagshaw, E
Bagshaw, W
Barber, B
Barber, Bert
Barber, H
Barks, H
Baugh, J
Belk, J
See details for all 112 names
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 164
    Served and returned: 112
    Died: 52
    Exact count: no
    Information shown: Undefined
    Order of information: Undefined
Components
  • Window
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Unknown
Listing information
  • CHURCH OF ST JOHN THE BAPTIST
  • Grade II*
  • This memorial is protected, and listed on the National Heritage List for England maintained by Historic England. View list entry
  • More about listing and the protection of historic places can be found on the Historic England website
  • Historic England
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A
Reference
  • ROTHERHAM AND DISTRICT WAR MEMORIALS by WESTWOOD,F AND FEATHERSTONE,A 380-381 Source: Image Library UKNIWM OFFICE Published:PRIVATE 2003

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