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Memorial details

Memorial type
Church Fabric / Fitting: Reredos or screen
District
Craigavon
Town
Portadown
County
Armagh
Country
Northern Ireland
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918)
Ceremony
  • Unveiled
    Date: 1st May 1921
    Attended by: Anglican Archbishop of Armagh Primate of All Ireland
  • Dedicated
    Date: 1st May 1921
    Attended by: Anglican Archbishop of Armagh Primate of All Ireland
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
6521
Current location

Drumcree Parish Church
Drumcree Road
Portadown
Craigavon
Armagh
BT62 1PE
Northern Ireland

OS Grid Ref: NW 10950 14210
Denomination: Church of Ireland

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Description
Reredos and chancel arcading with associated rectangular tablet supported by two corbels.
Inscription
THE REREDOS AND CHANCEL ARCADING IN THIS CHURCH/ WERE ERECTED 1921 A.D./ TO THE GLORY OF GOD/ AND IN MEMORY OF THE MEN FROM THIS PARISH WHO DIED IN THE SERVICE OF/ THEIR KING AND COUNTRY DURING THE GREAT WAR 1914-1918. / (Names)/ ALSO/ IN THANKFULNESS FOR THE PRESERVATION OF THE FOLLOWING WHO SERVED/ (Names)
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Adams, T D
Adamson, R
Allen, T
Annsley, J A
Arnold, J R
Arnold, J W
Arnold, W S
Benson, J
Benson, J
Benson, M
See details for all 96 names
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 96
    Served and returned: 72
    Died: 24
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: Surname, regiment, rank, decorations
    Order of information: Undefined
Components
  • Tablet
    Measurements: height 2000mm, width 1000mm
    Materials: Marble
  • Reredos
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Unknown
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A
Reference
  • Unveiling: Portadown News, 7 May 1921

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