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Memorial details

Memorial type
Panelling
District
Oldham
Town
Oldham
County
Greater Manchester
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918), Second World War (1939-1945)
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
75624
Current location

In store in the crypt
St Mary's Church
Church Lane
Oldham
Oldham
Greater Manchester
OL1 3AN
England

OS Grid Ref: SD 92723 05118
Denomination: Church of England

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Previous locations
  • St Andrew's Church
    Middleton Road
    Oldham
    Oldham
    Greater Manchester
    OL9 6TS
    England

    OS Grid Ref: SD 91767 05053
    Denomination: Church of England
Description
Wooden Panelling divided into four sections. Section 1 carries the dedication. Sections 2 to 4 have the WW1 names in the top half, and WW2 names in the bottom half
Inscription
Panel 1-TO THE GLORY OF GOD/AND IN MEMORY OF THE/MEN FROM ST. ANDREW'S/CHURCH, OLDHAM WHO/FELL IN THE GREAT WAR/1914-1919 THESE PRAYER/WALLS WERE PRESENTED/BY THE CONGREGATION/AND PARISHIONERS Panels 2 to 4- [names]
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Allen, H S
Anderson, W
Bentley, A
Black, H
Black, T
Blezzard, J
Bottomley, A
Bottomley, W
Bradley, H
Brealey, H
See details for all 126 names
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 107
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 107
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: surname, initials of forenames
    Order of information: surname THEN forename
  • Second World War (1939-1945)
    Total names on memorial: 19
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 19
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: surname, initials of forenames
    Order of information: surname
Components
  • Panelling
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Wood
Listing information
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A

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