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Memorial details

Memorial type
Board / Plaque / Tablet
District
Derby
Town
Derby
County
Derbyshire
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918)
Ceremony
  • Unveiled
    Date: 11 November 1920
    Attended by: Lady Sophia Ann JP
  • Dedicated
    Date: 11 November 1920
    Attended by: Rev A E Hunt
Lost
Lost
WM Reference
63386
Previous locations
  • St Aidans Church (Demolished)
    Kedleston Rd At Junction With Cedar St
    Derby
    Derby
    Derbyshire
    DE22 1JG
    England

    OS Grid Ref: SK 340 374
    Denomination: Church of England
Description
A brass plaque with a Celtic cross and a Christograph.
Inscription
To the glory of God and in memory of (names), members of St. Aidan's congregation, Bible Class , or Sunday School, who fell in the Great War, 1914-1919. They fought the good fight. (Line spacing and lettering style not known.)
Inscription legible?
no
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 14
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 14
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: surname,rank,regiment
    Order of information: surname
Components
  • Plaque
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Brass
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A
Reference
  • Derby Daily Telegraph 1/ 6 November 1920 Announcement of forthcoming unveiling.
  • Derby Daily Telegraph 2/ 12 November 1920 Report of unveiling with brief description of memorial and full text of inscription and namelist.

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