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Memorial details

Memorial type
Board / Plaque / Tablet
District
Blackburn
Town
Blackburn
County
Lancashire
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918)
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
53402
Current location

LEAMINGTON ROAD BAPTIST CHURCH
Leamington Road
Blackburn
Blackburn
Lancashire
BB2
England

OS Grid Ref: SD 671 285
Denomination: Baptist

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Description
A ROUND GLASED PLAQUE.INSCRIPTION EMBOSSED GOLD BLACK AND RED. CIRCULAR BORDER OF GOLD AROUND CILCULAR BORDER OF GREEN LEAVES AND READ BERRIES WITH CROSSED GOLD BINDING.BANNER OF GREEN LEAVES ABOVE NAMES AND WREATH OF GREEN LEAVES BELOW NAMES RED PATERA ON THE LEFT AND RIGHT.
Inscription
LEAMINTON ROAD/ BAPTIST CHURCH AND/ SUNDAY SCOOL BLACKBURN/ ROLL OF HONOUR/ THE FOLLOWING ARE THE NAMES OF THOSE WHO SERVED THEIR/ KING AND COUNTRY/ IN DEFENCE OF THE LIBERTIES OF EUROPE 1914 - 1919./ (NAMES)/ THE NAMES OF THOSE WHO MADE THE SUPREME SARIFICE ARE INSCRIBED HEREUNDER/ IN MORTE/ FIDELES
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Ainsworth, Richard Eric
Ashburn, Frank G
Barrett, Arthur
Bell, Alexander
Billington, Thomas A
Biscomb, Wrightson
Bolton, Herbert
Boothman, A G
Brotherston, Frank
Brotherston, Robert
See details for all 68 names
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 68
    Served and returned: 61
    Died: 7
    Exact count: no
    Information shown: rank,regiment,forename
    Order of information: Undefined
Components
  • Frame
    Measurements: height 815 MM, width 815 MM
    Materials: Wood
  • Roll of honour
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Paper
Listing information
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A

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