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Memorial details

Memorial type
Board / Plaque / Tablet
District
Bury
Town
Tottington
County
Greater Manchester
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918)
Ceremony
  • Rededicated
    Date: C 18 October 2006
    Attended by: UNKNOWN
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
55568
Current location

St Annes Church
Chapel St
Tottington
Bury
Greater Manchester
England

OS Grid Ref: SD 774 132
Denomination: Church of England

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Previous locations
  • Bury Museum
    Bury
    Greater Manchester
    England

    OS Grid Ref: Undefined
    Denomination: Undefined
  • Parkhills United Methodist Chuch
    Bury
    Bury
    Greater Manchester
    England

    OS Grid Ref: Undefined
    Denomination: Methodist
Description
Circular wall mounted brass plaque. Outer section coloured black, has inscription at top and bottom separated by image of VC to either side. Bas relief head and shoulders portrait of Peachment in brass at centre.
Inscription
Top: PTE GEORGE PEACHMENT V.C Bottom: BATTLE OF LOOS 1915
Inscription legible?
yes
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 1
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 1
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: surname,rank,year died,place of death,forename,decorations
    Order of information: Undefined
Components
  • Plaque
    Measurements: height 330 mm
    Materials: Brass
Listing information
Condition
History
2006: Restored and cleaned prior to re-erection.
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A
Reference
  • Manchester Evening News 18 October 2006

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