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Memorial details

Memorial type
Cross
District
Wirral
Town
New Ferry
County
Merseyside
Country
England
Commemoration
Second World War (1939-1945)
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
53224
Current location

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St John the Evangelist Roman Catholic Church
Bebington Road
New Ferry
Wirral
Merseyside
CH62 5BJ
England

OS Grid Ref: SJ 33482 85094
Denomination: Roman Catholic

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Description
CALVARY TABLEAU OF CHRIST ON CROSS WITH MARY AND ANOTHER FIGURE ARRANGED ON WOODEN SUPPORT AND SUSPENDED FROM SANCTUARY ARCH. CARVED SQUARE TABLET WITH NAMES AND EXPLANATORY INSCRIPTION ATTACHED TO ADJACENT WALL.
Inscription
PRAY FOR THE SOULS OF THE/ FOLLOWING PARISHIONERS/ WHOSE SUPREME SACRIFICE IN THE/ WORLD WAR 1939-1945/ IS COMMEMORATED BY THE CALVARY/ ABOVE THE SANCTUARY/ (NAMES)/ ETERNAL REST GIVE UNTO THEM, O LORD.
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Bartley, Michael
Connolly, James
Cooper, William
Cowley, John
Daley, Raymond
Doherty, Hilary
Fee, Joseph
Gately, Thomas
Grogan, Francis
Hamilton, Patrick
See details for all 34 names
Commemorations
  • Second World War (1939-1945)
    Total names on memorial: 68
    Served and returned: 34
    Died: 34
    Exact count: no
    Information shown: surname,forename
    Order of information: surname,forename
Components
  • Tablet
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Marble - White
  • Cross
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Unknown
  • Figures
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Unknown
Listing information
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A

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