Memorial details

Memorial type
Roll of honour or book of remembrance
District
Bolton
Town
Bolton
County
Greater Manchester
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918)
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
84201

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Current location

Bolton Central Library
Le Mans Crescent
Bolton
Bolton
Greater Manchester
BL1 1SE
England

OS Grid Ref: SD 71540 09063
Denomination: Undefined

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Description
Framed Roll of Honour in dark wood frame. The Roll of Honour has a blue geometric border. At the top are 6 crossed flags of allied forces behind a laurel wreath.
Inscription
Roll of Honour/ EUROPEAN WAR 1914-15/ 1915/ (Names)/ 1916/ (Names)/ 1917/ (Names)/ *KILLED IN ACTION
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Blackburn, William
Ellison, Harry M.
Entwistle, Norman J.
Hamer, Harold
Longworth, Stanley
Okell, Ernest
Parker, Richard
Rothwell, John H.
Sefton, Frank W.
Slinger, George
See details for all 14 names
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 14
    Served and returned: 13
    Died: 1
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: Date of enlistment, forename, surname, unit, died
    Order of information: By date of enlistment
Components
  • Frame
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Wood, Glass
  • Roll of honour
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Paper
Listing information
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A

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