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Memorial details

Memorial type
Board / Plaque / Tablet
District
Stockport
Town
Stockport
County
Greater Manchester
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918)
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
72524
Current location

Wall mounted in callers office
Delivery Office
Green Lane
Stockport
Stockport
Greater Manchester
SK4 2HQ
England

OS Grid Ref: SJ 88426 90583
Denomination: Undefined

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Previous locations
  • 1
    Post Office
    Exchange Street
    Stockport
    Stockport
    Greater Manchester
    SK1 1AA
    England

    OS Grid Ref: Undefined
    Denomination: Undefined
Description
Brass Plaque on wooden backboard
Inscription
GREAT WAR 1914-1919/TO THE GLORY OF GOD AND IN MEMORY OF/THE FOLLOWING MEMBERS OF THE STAFF CONNECTED WITH THIS OFFICE/[names]/GREATER LOVE HATH NO MAN THAN THIS THAT A MAN/LAY DOWN HIS LIFE FOR HIS FRIENDS
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Cane, Thomas Patrick
Coffin, Thomas
Colohan, Thomas Patrick
Crawford, Thomas John
Dixon, Charles
Dodd, Henry
Finney, Philip George
Grantham, Harold
Hallworth, John William
Hooley, Harry
See details for all 20 names
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 20
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 20
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: surname, forenames, regiment
    Order of information: surname
Components
  • Plaque
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Brass
  • Backboard
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Wood
Listing information
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A
Responsibility
Royal Mail
Reference

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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