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Memorial details

Memorial type
Roll of honour or book of remembrance
District
High Peak
Town
Glossop
County
Derbyshire
Country
England
Commemoration
Second World War (1939-1945)
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
55772
Current location

Glossop Public Library
Victoria Hall
Talbot St
Glossop
High Peak
Derbyshire
SK13 7DG
England

OS Grid Ref: SK 034 944
Denomination: Undefined

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Description
A book of remembrance in a glass-fronted oak case on a stand. Above the book is a small dedicatory silver plaque.
Inscription
Title page: BOROUGH OF GLOSSOP/ BOOK OF REMEMBRANCE Next page: THE NAMES OF THOSE FROM GLOSSOP/ WHO DIED DURING THE WAR OF/ 1939-1945 Seven subsequent pages: (Names) Back page: REQUIESCAT/ IN PACE Plaque: This "Book of Remembrance" records/ the names of the men of this Borough/ who gave their lives in the War of/ 1939-1945
Inscription legible?
yes
Commemorations
  • Second World War (1939-1945)
    Total names on memorial: 147
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 147
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: surname,regiment,forename
    Order of information: surname
Components
  • Book
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Undefined
  • Case
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Wood - Oak, Glass
  • Plaque
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Silver
Listing information
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A

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