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Memorial details

Memorial type
Roll of honour or book of remembrance
District
Tameside
Town
Ashton-under-Lyne
County
Greater Manchester
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918)
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
74910
Current location

Tameside Archives & Local Studies Centre
Ashton Central Library
Old Street
Ashton-under-Lyne
Tameside
Greater Manchester
OL6 7SG
England

OS Grid Ref: SJ 93629 98923
Denomination: Undefined

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Description
Paper Roll of Honour in a glazed wooden frame. Under the titles and each side of the 'Roll of Honour' name are wreaths. The names are arranged in 4 columns.
Inscription
The/National Gas Engine Co Ltd/Ashton-under-Lyne/ROLL OF HONOUR/A LIST OF THE NAMES OF THOSE/OF THE EMPLOYEES WHO/JOINED HIS MAJESTY'S FORCES/DURING THE GREAT EUROPEAN/WAR 1914
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Anderton, K G C
Ashton, H
Balmford, E
Barron, G
Beech, G
Beech, G L
Berry, E
Beswick, T
Bevan, R
Bevan, S
See details for all 129 names
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 129
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 129
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: surname, initials of forenames, regiment, rank (for officers)
    Order of information: surname,
Components
  • Roll of honour
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Paper
  • Frame
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Wood, Glass
Listing information
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A

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