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Memorial details

Memorial type
Roll of honour or book of remembrance
District
Rochdale
Town
Dearnley
County
Greater Manchester
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918), Second World War (1939-1945)
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
75672
Current location

St Andrew's Church
Arm Road
Dearnley
Rochdale
Greater Manchester
OL15 8NJ
England

OS Grid Ref: SD 92382 15914
Denomination: Church of England

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Description
Brass Cross on a wooden base. On the top surface of the base is a paper Roll of Honour in a glazed wooden frame, executed in calligraphy. All the text is in black ink, except the epitaph, the dates in columns 1 and 7, and the closing Latin text. which are in red.
Inscription
This scroll is dedicated in memory of the men of Dearnley/who died in the Great Wars 1914-1918 and 1939-1945/AT THE GOING DOWN OF THE SUN AND IN THE MORNING WE WILL REMEMBER THEM/ Column 1- 1914-1918/[names in columns 1 to 6] Column 7-[3 WW1 names/1939-1945/[WW2 names] Column 8-[WW2 names]/ REQUIESCAT IN PACE
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Ashton, G H
Ashworth, W
Barker, T H
Beaumont, J W
Brabbin, S
Bridge, B
Brierley, N C
Brown, A
Brown, T
Buckley, J
See details for all 75 names
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 62
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 62
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: surname, forenames
    Order of information: surname
  • Second World War (1939-1945)
    Total names on memorial: 14
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 14
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: surname, forenames
    Order of information: surname
Components
  • Cross
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Brass
  • Undefined
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Wood
  • Undefined
    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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