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Memorial details

Memorial type
Church Fabric / Fitting: Reredos or screen
District
Salford
Town
Swinton
County
Greater Manchester
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918), Second World War (1939-1945), Malayan Emergency (1948-1960)
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
75751
Current location

St Mary of the Immaculate Conception Church
Park Street
Swinton
Salford
Greater Manchester
M27 4UR
England

OS Grid Ref: SD 78268 01355
Denomination: Roman Catholic

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Description
Oak Reredos with the dedication at the base of the central panel, and the names on the 2 side panels, continuing on to the top of the central panel.
Inscription
OF YOUR CHARITY/PRAY FOR THE/REPOSE OF THE SOULS/OF THOSE MEMBERS OF THE CONGREGATION OF/SAINT MARY'S CHURCH, SWINTON/WHO LOST THEIR LIVES IN THE GREAT WARS/1914-1918 1939-1945/REQUIESCAT IN PACE WW1 Names Boards 1 & 2- [names] WW2 etc Names Board-[names]/DIED/IN OTHER CONFLICTS/MALAYA, 1951/[name]
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Agecroft, J
Aldreed, W
Anderson, R J
Anderson, W
Aspden, G
Barnes, H
Barry, F
Basson, A
Basson, J
Boardman, W
See details for all 88 names
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 73
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 73
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: surname, initals of 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, initials of forenames, decorations
    Order of information: surname
  • Malayan Emergency (1948-1960)
    Total names on memorial: 1
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 1
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: surname, initials of forenames, decorations
    Order of information: Undefined
Components
  • Reredos
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Wood - Oak
Listing information
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A

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