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Memorial details

Memorial type
Board / Plaque / Tablet
District
German
Town
St John's
County
Isle of Man
Country
Isle of Man
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918), Second World War (1939-1945)
Maker
Dennis Quaye (Mason)
Ceremony
  • Dedicated
    Date: 11 November 2010
    Attended by: Canon Malcolm Convery, Miss Dhoona Leece
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
67497
Current location

In Women's Institute Garden opposite entrance to chapel
Royal Chapel of St John the Baptist
Main Road
St John's
German
Isle of Man
IM4 3NA
Isle of Man

OS Grid Ref: SC 27895 81866
Denomination: Church of England

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Description
Rectangular grey marble tablet with inscription, set in a tapering plinth constructed of varied stone/slate bricks. Names of those commemorated set in four columns.
Inscription
ROLL OF HONOUR/ NAMES OF THE MEN OF THE PARISH OF GERMAN WHO LAID DOWN THEIR LIVES/ GREAT WAR 1914-1918/ (Names)/ SECOND WORLD WAR 1939-1945/ (Names)/ THEY SHALL GROW NOT OLD, AS WE WHO ARE LEFT GROW OLD,/ AGE SHALL NOT WEARY THEM, NOR THE YEARS CONDEMN,/ AT THE GOING DOWN OF THE SUN, AND IN THE MORNING,/ WE WILL REMEMBER THEM.
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Anderson, William V
Bailey, Alfred Wallace
Bell, John R
Boyde, Robert
Bridson, Llewellyn
Butterworth, Harry P
Cain, Albert E
Cain, John T
Caine, Fred
Callister, John
See details for all 130 names
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 106
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 106
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: Forename, middle initial, surname
    Order of information: Alphabetical
  • Second World War (1939-1945)
    Total names on memorial: 24
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 26
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: Forename, middle initial, surname
    Order of information: Alphabetical
Components
  • Tablet
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Marble
  • Plinth
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Stone
Condition
Costs

Memorial: £1,000

Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A
Sponsorship
Other
Details: Parish Board of German
Responsibility
German Parish Commissioners

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