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Memorial details

Memorial type
Board / Plaque / Tablet
District
Chesterfield
Town
Chesterfield
County
Derbyshire
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918), Second World War (1939-1945)
Maker
Lumshill Stone (Mason)
Andy Ball & Tony Bointon (Builder)
Chatsworth Signs (Designer)
Dunston Hall Garden Centre (Landscaper or Paviour)
Ceremony
  • Unveiled
    Date: 02/08/2014
    Attended by: Lord-Lieutenant of Derbyshire.
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
70590
Current location

1866
The Proact Stadium
Sheffield Road
Chesterfield
Chesterfield
Derbyshire
S41 8NZ
England

OS Grid Ref: SK 38374 73054
Denomination: Undefined

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Description
Rectangular slate tablet set in a rough hewn stone of remembrance. The inscription is in gold lettering.
Inscription
THESE BRAVE MEN REPRESENTED CHESTERFIELD FOOTBALL CLUB AS PLAYERS OR IN A MANAGERIAL CAPACITY/BEFORE GIVING THEIR LIVES SERVING THEIR COUNTRY IN THE TWO WORLD WARS OF THE 20TH CENTURY/ FIRST WORLD WAR 1914-18/ (Names)/ SECOND WORLD WAR 1939-45/ (Names)/ LEST WE FORGET/ WE WILL REMEMBER THEM
Inscription legible?
yes
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 10
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 10
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: Rank, forename, surname, regiment, decorations.
    Order of information: Surname.
  • Second World War (1939-1945)
    Total names on memorial: 6
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 6
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: Rank, forename, surname, regiment.
    Order of information: Undefined
Components
  • Tablet
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Slate
Listing information
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A

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