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Memorial details

Memorial type
Board / Plaque / Tablet
District
Macclesfield
Town
Rostherne
County
Cheshire
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918)
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
53361
Current location

Rostherne
Macclesfield
Cheshire
England

OS Grid Ref: SJ 740 830
Denomination: Undefined

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Description
RECTANGULAR PLAQUE WITH WREATH DEPICTED AT THE TOP. UNDERNEATH IS ORNAMENTAL SCROLL WITH NAMES FLANKED BY COLUMNS OF POPPIES
Inscription
THESE MEN OF THE PARISH OF ROSTHERNE GAVE THEIR LIVES FOR THEIR COUNTRY IN THE GREAT WAR/ (NAMES)/ THEIR NAME LIVETH FOR EVERMORE
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Bailey, John
Belsham, Charles
Burgess, Sidney
Burgess, Sydney
Chapman, Samuel
Chorlton, Albert
Chorlton, Bertie
Chorlton, Percy
Clayton, William Taberer
Corby, John Edward
See details for all 24 names
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 25
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 25
    Exact count: no
    Information shown: surname
    Order of information: surname
Components
  • Plaque
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Unknown
Listing information
Condition
History
2005: LOCATION OF MEMORIAL IS UNKNOWN
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A

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