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Memorial details

Memorial type
Board / Plaque / Tablet
District
St Helens
Town
St Helens
County
Merseyside
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918)
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
53112
Current location

Holy Trinity Church
Traverse Street
St Helens
St Helens
Merseyside
WA9 1BG
England

OS Grid Ref: SJ 521 953
Denomination: Church of England

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Description
WW1 marble tablet and WW2 framed roll of honour book mounted together on wall. Around names and inscription is a fluted border with circles at each corner. Then a backboard of patterned marble Greek key pattern across top and anthemion at top centre Roll of Honour is in a glazed wooden case.
Inscription
EVEN AS THE SON OF MAN GAVE HIS LIFE A RANSOM FOR MANY/ TO THE GLORY OF GOD/ AND IN MEMORY OF/ THOSE OF THIS PARISH/ WHO GAVE THEIR LIVES/ IN THE GREAT WAR/ (NAMES)
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Bamber, James
Barnes, Albert
Boardman, Arthur
Bromilow, James
Brown, John
Brown, Robert
Clarke, Aaron
Crooks, George
Crooks, Joseph
Crosby, Thomas
See details for all 62 names
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 64
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 64
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: surname,forename
    Order of information: surname,forename
Components
  • Tablet
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Marble
  • Roll of honour
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Paper
  • Case
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Wood
Listing information
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A

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