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Memorial details

Memorial type
Board / Plaque / Tablet
District
Tameside
Town
Ashton-under-Lyne
County
Greater Manchester
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918)
Lost
Lost
WM Reference
74913
Previous locations
  • Ryecroft Congregational Church
    Stockport Road
    Ashton-under-Lyne
    Tameside
    Greater Manchester
    England

    OS Grid Ref: Undefined
    Denomination: Congregational
Description
Marble Tablet with domed head, in a marble frame
Inscription
TO THE GLORY OF GOD/AND IN HONOUR OF THOSE CONNECTED WITH THIS CHURCH WHO SERVED/WITH THE BRITISH FORCES IN THE GREAT WAR/1914-1919/[names in 4 columns] [In the middle of Columns 2-3 is] FAITHFUL UNTO DEATH/[names]
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Ashton, Herbert
Ashton, John
Ashworth, J A
Aspinall, Samuel
Bailey, Joseph
Bardsley, Fredk.
Barker, Albert
Barker, Alfred
Barker, Frank
Barker, Lord
See details for all 184 names
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 184
    Served and returned: 157
    Died: 27
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: surname, forenames, decorations, rank (for officers)
    Order of information: surname
Components
  • Tablet
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Marble
  • Frame
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Marble
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A

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