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Memorial details

Memorial type
Roll of honour or book of remembrance
District
Tameside
Town
Droylsden
County
Greater Manchester
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918)
Lost
Lost
WM Reference
75129
Previous locations
  • Moorside Methodist Chapel
    junction of Hoppet Lane
    Moorside Street and Newton Street
    Droylsden
    Tameside
    Greater Manchester
    M43 7GQ
    England

    OS Grid Ref: SJ 91101 99001
    Denomination: Methodist
Description
Two Rolls of Honour, each with crossed flags at the top. The second one has the USA flag but is missing the Russian flag, suggesting it was created after 1917. Each is in a glazed wooden frame.
Inscription
Each Roll of Honour-WESLEYAN SUNDAY SCHOOL/MOORSIDE DROYLSDEN/ROLL/OF/HONOUR/Soldiers & Sailors connected with this School/on behalf of whom we daily intercede with God/[names]
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Astley, Harry
Bertenshaw, Frank
Bleackley, Joseph
Booth, George
Booth, Handel
Booth, Peter
Bridge, Ernest
Byrom, Joseph F
Chambers, A
Chapman, William
See details for all 62 names
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 62
    Served and returned: 62
    Died: 0
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: surname, forename, regiment
    Order of information: Undefined
Components
  • Roll of honour
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Paper
  • Frame
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Wood, Glass
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A

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