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Memorial details

Memorial type
Composite
District
Manchester
Town
Chorlton-on-Medlock
County
Greater Manchester
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918)
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
75321
Current location

Holy Name of Jesus Church
Oxford Road
Chorlton-on-Medlock
Manchester
Greater Manchester
M13 9PG
England

OS Grid Ref: SJ 84756 96435
Denomination: Roman Catholic

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Description
Three Marble Tablets in pre-existing stonework recesses, the central tablet holds the dedication, the two side tablets hold the names. The memorial scheme includes two 2 light stained glass windows
Inscription
Central Tablet-THE/HOLY NAME/ROLL OF HONOUR/OF YOUR CHARITY/PRAY FOR THE SOULS/OF THE MEN/OF THIS PARISH/TO WHOSE MEMORY/THE WINDOWS/OF THIS TRANSEPT/HAVE BEEN DEDICATED/AND WHOSE NAMES/ARE HERE RECORDED/MAY THEY/REST IN PEACE Two Side Tablets-THE GREAT WAR/1914-1918/[names in two columns Stained Glass Windows- To the glory of GOD and in proud & ever grateful memory of/those men of this parish who gave their lives for King & country 1914-1918
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Agnew, J
Allcock, S
Allwood, A
Anderson, F
Anderson, Py.
Bawe, G
Beckett, B
Bent, W
Berry, J
Blair, J R
See details for all 224 names
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 224
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 224
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: surname, initials of forenames
    Order of information: surname THEN forename
Components
  • Tablets
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Marble
  • Window
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Stained Glass
Listing information
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A

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