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Memorial details

Memorial type
Addition to gravestone
District
West Lancashire
Town
Halsall
County
Lancashire
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918)
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
91722
Current location

St Cuthbert's Churchyard
Summerwood Lane
Halsall
West Lancashire
Lancashire
L39 8RG
England

OS Grid Ref: SD 37017 10293
Denomination: Church of England

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Description
A lancet-arched sandstone headstone, with slight cutaway sides. Within the arch is carved a representation of the cap badge of the "Liverpool Pals" Battalions of the King's Liverpool Regiment. The painted inscription is incised.
Inscription
In loving memory of/ James,/ the beloved son of/ James & Maria Cheetham,/ of Haskayne,/ Who was Killed in Action in France/ March 21st 1918, Aged 20 years./ ....
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Cheetham, James
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Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 1
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 1
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: Forename, relationship, parents names, manner, country, and date of death, age
    Order of information: Forename, relationship, parents names, manner, country, and date of death, age
Components
  • Gravestone
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Stone - Sandstone
Listing information
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A
Responsibility
The Parochial Church Council

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