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Memorial details

Memorial type
Board / Plaque / Tablet
District
Rochdale
Town
Middleton
County
Greater Manchester
Country
England
Commemoration
Second World War (1939-1945)
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
66836
Current location

The chapel of Christ the King
All Saints & Martyrs Church
Wood Street
Middleton
Rochdale
Greater Manchester
M24 5RU
England

OS Grid Ref: SD 86156 06567
Denomination: Undefined

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Previous locations
  • Holy Trinity Church
    Archer Park
    Parkfield
    Middleton
    Rochdale
    Greater Manchester
    M24 4AH
    England

    OS Grid Ref: SD 86481 05948
    Denomination: Church of England
Description
Longitudinal plaque attached to an octagonal church pillar.
Inscription
IN PROUD AND LOVING/ MEMORY OF THE MEMBERS/ OF THIS CHURCH WHO LAID/ DOWN THEIR LIVES IN THE/ SECOND WORLD WAR/ 1939 - 1945.
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Atkins, Stanley
Aughton, Robert
Barcroft, Arthur Weaver
Beswick, Ben
Boardman, Harold
Booth, Frank
Chamberlain, Eric
Dyson, Herbert
Elms, Robert
Fairbrother, Jack
See details for all 28 names
Commemorations
  • Second World War (1939-1945)
    Total names on memorial: 28
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 28
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: Forename, surname.
    Order of information: Surname.
Components
  • Plaque
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Brass
Listing information
  • CHURCH OF THE HOLY TRINITY
  • Grade II
  • This memorial is protected, and listed on the National Heritage List for England maintained by Historic England. View list entry
  • More about listing and the protection of historic places can be found on the Historic England website
  • Historic England
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A

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