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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
75475
Current location

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

OS Grid Ref: SJ 93629 98923
Denomination: Undefined

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Previous locations
  • Roaches Wesleyan Methodist Church
    Mossley
    Tameside
    Greater Manchester
    England

    OS Grid Ref: Undefined
    Denomination: Methodist
Description
Hand drawn Roll of Honour on a pre-printed form
Inscription
Roll of Honour/of those who have gone forth in/defence of our Country and Liberty/ROACHES/WESLEYAN METHODIST SUNDAY SCHOOL/[names in 3 columns]
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Ashworth, Sam
Bailey, Fred
Batty, Henry
Batty, James
Bottomley, William
Britnor, Harry
Byrom, John E
Byrom, Tom
Carter, Ernest
Coates, John W
See details for all 58 names
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 58
    Served and returned: 53
    Died: 5
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: surname, forenames, rank
    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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