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Memorial details

Memorial type
Roll of honour or book of remembrance
District
Solihull
Town
Shirley
County
West Midlands
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918)
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
84004
Current location

Below the window on the wall of the north Transept
St James the Great Church
Stratford Road
Shirley
Solihull
West Midlands
B90 2AX
England

OS Grid Ref: SP 11997 78862
Denomination: Church of England

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Description
A wooden, wall mounted, flat cabinet with two inward closing brass hinged doors and a broad shelf top. The central panel has a glass covered roll of honour with an embellished inscription in yellow, green, gold, black and red inks, with the names in black ink in two columns below. The left and right doors have glass covered rolls of honour with yellow banners at the top and inscriptions in red and black ink with names in black ink in single columns below.
Inscription
Centre panel: Crown O Lord the Gift of/ their Matchless Courage/ with the Gift of/ Peace Eternal./ (names) Left door: Men of Shirley./ (names) Right door: 1914-1918./ (names)
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Alcock, Alfred
Allen, Edward
Andrews, John H.
Baldwin, Tertius B.
Barker, Frank
Beaufoy, Clive Marston
Beaufoy, Katy
Bernays, Charles M.
Berry, Lawrence
Carter, James Henry
See details for all 62 names
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 62
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 62
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: Rank, forename, initial, surname
    Order of information: Surname, forename, initial
Components
  • Roll of honour
    Measurements: depth c80, height c500, width c900
    Materials: Wood, Glass, Paper
Listing information
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A

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