Memorial details

Memorial type
Board / Plaque / Tablet
District
Bolton
Town
Deane
County
Greater Manchester
Country
England
Commemoration
Second World War (1939-1945)
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
84207

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Current location

14-34
St. Mary the Virgin Church
Junction Road
Deane
Bolton
Greater Manchester
BL3 4LU
England

OS Grid Ref: SD 69330 08120
Denomination: Church of England

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Description
A rectangular wooden board within the Baptistry screen, 2 crosses at each top corner. The dedication includes some rubrication, lettering in uncial capitals with names in 4 columns.
Inscription
The tribute to the War Dead lists the following "TO THE GLORY OF GOD: The Baptistery Screen Is Dedicated As A Memorial To Those Of This Parish Who Gave Their Lives In The War 1939-1945 And Whose Names Are Here Recorded"
Inscription legible?
no
Names on memorial
Aldred, Joseph P.
Ashley, William H.
Aspinall, George W.
Bass, Reginald F.
Booth, Derek A.
Bowe, John
Briggs, John
Crompton, Ernest E.
Denton, Kenneth
Freeman, Colin P.
See details for all 44 names
Commemorations
  • Second World War (1939-1945)
    Total names on memorial: 44
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 44
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: Name
    Order of information: Surname
Components
  • Board
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Wood
Listing information
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A
Reference

This record comprises all information held by IWM’s War Memorials Register for this memorial. Where we hold a names list for the memorial, this information will be displayed on the memorial record. Please check back as we are adding more names to the database.

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