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Memorial details

Memorial type
Board / Plaque / Tablet
District
St Helens
Town
Moss Bank
County
Merseyside
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918), Second World War (1939-1945)
Ceremony
  • Unveiled
    Date: 10th September 1920
    Attended by: UNKNOWN
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
53056
Current location

MOSS BANK MISSION
Moss Bank Rd
Moss Bank
St Helens
Merseyside
England

OS Grid Ref: SJ 510 980
Denomination: Church of England

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Description
WALL MOUNTED BOARD WITH SUBSTANTIAL CORNICES ACROSS TOP AND FLUTED COLUMNS DOWN EACH SIDE ISH AND LAUREL BRANCHES AT TOP OF CENTRAL PANEL WITH DESIGN OF PALM BRANCHES AND CROWN AT TOP OF LEFT AND RIGHT PANELS
Inscription
TOP: THEIR NAME LIVETH FOR EVERMORE LEFT: (NAMES) CENTRE: IN/ HONOURED MEMORY/ OF THE MEMBERS OF/ THIS SCHOOL/ &/ CONGREGATION/ WHO LAID DOWN/ THEIR LIVES IN/ THE GREAT WAR/ 1914 1918 BELOW: ALSO THE FOLLOWING IN THE WAR 1939-1945 LAID DOWN THEIR LIVES/ (NAMES)
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Ashcroft, J
Beesley, T
Bromilow, E
Clark, M
Critchley, J
Critchley, P
Critchley, S
Davies, D F
Dearden, T
Eveason, T
See details for all 28 names
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 56
    Served and returned: 28
    Died: 28
    Exact count: no
    Information shown: surname,rank
    Order of information: surname,rank
  • Second World War (1939-1945)
    Total names on memorial: 6
    Served and returned: 3
    Died: 3
    Exact count: no
    Information shown: surname,rank
    Order of information: surname,rank
Components
  • Board
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Wood - Oak
Listing information
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A

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