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Memorial details

Memorial type
Roll of honour or book of remembrance
District
Craigavon
Town
Lurgan
County
Armagh
Country
Northern Ireland
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918)
Maker
Mr D Arnold (Builder)
Ceremony
  • Rededicated
    Date: 1968
    Attended by: Rev Colin Capper MA
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
6591
Current location

Hangs in the hall of the church
18
St Johns Parish Church Lower Ballinderry
Sloan St
Lurgan
Craigavon
Armagh
BT66 8NT
Northern Ireland

OS Grid Ref: NW 18791 15638
Denomination: Church of Ireland

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Description
Framed and glazed Roll of Honour.
Inscription
IN MEMORY OF/ FORMER PUPILS OF JOHN ST SCHOOL WHO/ IN THE HOUR OF THEIR COUNTRY'S NEED AND PERIL/ LEFT HOME AND KINDRED AND SUFFERED PRIVATION/ AND DEATH FOR THE SAKE OF FREEDOM AND JUSTICE/( Names)/ AND THEY SHALL BRING THE GLORY AND HONOUR OF THE NATIONS INTO IT
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Baxter, Samuel
Black, Robt
Black, Thos H
Brown, Robt
Bryans, John
Corner, Robt E
Follis, Saml
Gracey, Davd
Haddock, Saml
Hobbs, Andrew
See details for all 46 names
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 47
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 0
    Exact count: no
    Information shown: Surname, forename, rank, regiment
    Order of information: Alphabetically
Components
  • Roll of honour
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Paper, Glass
Condition
History
Restored through the Lurgan branch of the Royal British Legion in 1968 as the glass frame and the lettering was in poor condition.
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A
Sponsorship
Private
Responsibility
St John's Church Officer
Reference
  • The Lurgan Mail might have some coverage of the events.

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