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Memorial details

Memorial type
Board / Plaque / Tablet
District
St Helens
Town
Haydock
County
Merseyside
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918), Second World War (1939-1945)
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
53050
Current location

ST MARKS CHURCH
West End Rd
Haydock
St Helens
Merseyside
England

OS Grid Ref: SJ 550 970
Denomination: Church of England

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Description
TALL RECTANGULAR BOARD WITH GILDED INSCRIPTION IN GOTHIC SCRIPT AND SECOND PANEL OF SAME STYLE ATTACHED FOR WW2 TOP DECORAGED WITH SQUARE CASTLE EDGE AND ROW OF CARVED CIRCLES WORDING SURROUNDED BY STRONG CARVED CORNICE
Inscription
TOP PANEL: ROLL OF HONOUR/ THE GREAT WAR/ TO THE GLORY OF GOD AND IN THANKFUL/ REMEMBRANCE OF THE MEN OF THIS PARISH/ AND CONGREGATION WHO DIED FOR KING AND/ HOME IN THE CAUSE OF FREEDOM AND HONOUR/ (NAMES) SECOND PANEL: (NAMES) BOTTOM: 1914-1919 1939-1945
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Alker, Arthur W
Ashworth, G E
Ball, John
Beckett, Albert
Beckett, Thomas
Beckett, William
Bibby, Joseph
Birkett, Robert
Collier, William H
Critchley, Robert
See details for all 53 names
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 74
    Served and returned: 37
    Died: 37
    Exact count: no
    Information shown: surname,forename
    Order of information: surname,forename
  • Second World War (1939-1945)
    Total names on memorial: 32
    Served and returned: 16
    Died: 16
    Exact count: no
    Information shown: surname,forename
    Order of information: surname,forename
Components
  • Board
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Wood
Listing information
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A

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