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Memorial details

Memorial type
Triptych
District
Rochdale
Town
Middleton
County
Greater Manchester
Country
England
Commemoration
Second World War (1939-1945)
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
75469
Current location

St Leonard's Church
Church Brow
Middleton
Rochdale
Greater Manchester
M24 6BW
England

OS Grid Ref: SD 87209 06314
Denomination: Church of England

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Description
Wooden Board in the style of a triptych, with gold lettering. One column of names on the two side boards, and 2 columns of names on the central board
Inscription
TO THE/GLORY OF GOD/AND IN GRATEFUL/REMEMBRANCE OF THE MEN/FROM THIS PARISH AND/CONGREGATION WHO GAVE/THEIR LIVES... [unreadable in photograph supplied]/..../LIVE IN PEACE 1939-1945
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Anderton, Samuel
Bagot, Frederick
Barlow, Norman
Bennett, Arthur
Beresford, James
Berry, Frank
Beswick, Benjamin
Beswick, Ernest
Burgess, Clifford
Butterworth, Leslie
See details for all 53 names
Commemorations
  • Second World War (1939-1945)
    Total names on memorial: 53
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 53
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: surname, forenames
    Order of information: surname
Listing information
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A

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