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Memorial details

Memorial type
Board / Plaque / Tablet
District
Allerdale
Town
Bowness-on-Solway
County
Cumbria
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918)
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
69816
Current location

St Michael's Church
Bowness-on-Solway
Allerdale
Cumbria
CA7 5AF
England

OS Grid Ref: NY 22364 62650
Denomination: Church of England

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Description
A brass plaque with detailed red and black border. The dedication is inscribed in red and black lettering in the centre of the plaque.
Inscription
TO THE GLORY OF GOD AND IN SACRED MEMORY OF/ (names in two columns)/ "Greater love hath no man than this that a man lay down his life for his friends."/ S. John XV. 13
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Atkinson, Reginald John
Bainbridge, Richard
Bell, Joseph
Bell, William
Brown, Thomas Crozier
Copeland, Herbert
Crossley, Stanley
Dalton, Thomas
Finch, William
Finlinson, Wilkinson
See details for all 24 names
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 27
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 27
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: rank, forename, surname, regiment
    Order of information: Undefined
Components
  • Plaque
    Measurements: depth 5mm, height 910mm, width 1220mm
    Materials: Brass
Listing information
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A

This record comprises all information held by IWM’s War Memorials Register for this memorial. Where we hold a names list for the memorial, this information will be displayed on the memorial record. Please check back as we are adding more names to the database.

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