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Memorial details

Memorial type
Board / Plaque / Tablet
District
Tameside
Town
Ashton-under-Lyne
County
Greater Manchester
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918)
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
66754
Current location

Christ Church
Oldham Road
Ashton-under-Lyne
Tameside
Greater Manchester
OL7 9AN
England

OS Grid Ref: SJ 93372 99675
Denomination: Church of England

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Description
Large rectangular plaque with the dedication above and the names below in six columns in white lettering.
Inscription
IN GRATEFUL AND PROUD MEMORY OF THE OFFICERS/ NON-COMMISSIONED OFFICERS AND MEN WHO FORMERLY/ LIVED IN THIS PARISH AND NEIGHBOURHOOD & WHO/ GAVE THEIR LIVES FOR THEIR KING AND COUNTRY/ IN THE GREAT WAR 1914 - 1919.
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Allen, George H
Allen, Percy
Appleby, Joseph E
Arda, Edward
Ashton, Frank
Atherton, Thomas
Bailey, James
Bailey, Matthew
Bardsley, John
Barnes, Charles H
See details for all 242 names
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 243
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 243
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: Forename, surname.
    Order of information: Surname.
Components
  • Plaque
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Bronze
Listing information
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A

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