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Memorial details

Memorial type
Board / Plaque / Tablet
District
Ards
Town
Newtownards
County
Down
Country
Northern Ireland
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918), Second World War (1939-1945)
Ceremony
  • Unveiled
    Date: 5th September 1926
    Attended by: VERY REV MAJ-GEN J M SIMMS CB CMG DD LLD MP
  • Dedicated
    Date: 5 Sep 1926
    Attended by: Very Rev Andrew Gibson BA, BD, MC, CF
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Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
6537
Description
CROSSED PLASTER FLAGS AT TOP OF PLAQUE
Inscription
1914 IN PROUD AND GRATEFUL 1918/ MEMORY OF THE MEMBERS OF THIS CONGREGATION/ WHO SERVED DURING THE GREAT WAR/ KILLED IN ACTION/ (NAMES)/ SERVED/ (NAMES)/ COLONIAL FORCES/ KILLED IN ACTION/(NAMES) 1939-45/ SERVED/ (NAMES)/ KILLED IN ACTION/ (NAMES)
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Acweson, J
Adair, E
Adair, W J
Adderson, J M
Adsir, J
Anderson, H C V
Anderson, J
Anderson, N
Anderson, S
Anderson, W
See details for all 114 names
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 115
    Served and returned: 99
    Died: 16
    Exact count: no
    Information shown: surname,rank,decorations
    Order of information: Undefined
  • Second World War (1939-1945)
    Total names on memorial: 52
    Served and returned: 48
    Died: 4
    Exact count: no
    Information shown: surname,rank
    Order of information: Undefined
Components
  • Plaque
    Measurements: depth 1MM, width 1.5M
    Materials: Unknown
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A
Sponsorship
Corporate
Details: Church funds
Responsibility
CHURCH

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