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Memorial details

Memorial type
Roll of honour or book of remembrance
District
Middlesbrough
Town
Middlesbrough
County
Cleveland
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918), Second World War (1939-1945)
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
9703
Current location

St John the Evangelist Church
Marton Road
Middlesbrough
Middlesbrough
Cleveland
TS1 2DY
England

OS Grid Ref: NZ 50129 20209
Denomination: Church of England

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Description
Book of remembrance (precise form unknown) with section for First World War and Second World War dead. The WWI names are arranged in alphabetical order; the WWII names are arranged in alphabetical order within the respective month of death.
Inscription
BOOK OF REMEMBRANCE/ PARISH OF ST. JOHN & ST. MICHAEL MIDDLESBROUGH/ 1914-1918/ 1939-1945/ FIRST AND SECOND/ WORLD WARS/ TO THE GLORY OF GOD/ THIS BOOK CONTAINS THE NAMES/ OF MEN AND WOMEN FROM THE/ PARISH OF ST. JOHN THE EVANGELIST/ WITH ST. MICHAEL MIDDLESBROUGH/ WHO LAID DOWN THEIR LIVES/ IN BOTH WORLD WARS/ 1914-1918/ 1039-1945/ WITH ALL THESE NAMES IS WORTHILY LINKED THAT OF/ HUGH MARTIN PETERSON/ WHO, AS A MEMBER OF THE MEMORIAL COMMITTEE, SET IN HAND THIS WORK/ AND PASSED TO HIGHER SERVICE ON 23RD. FEB. 1949./ AMONGST MANY ACTIVITIES, HE BORE GREAT RESPONSIBILITY IN ST. JOHN'S DAY SCHOOLS/ DURING THE WAR,/ AND WAS CHOIR MASTER OF ST. MICHAEL'S CHURCH FOR MANY YEARS.
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Abrams, William Thomas
Adamson, P
Afford, John George
Allan, Joseph William
Allan, Robert
Allewell, John George
Allison, W W
Amos, Harry Charlton
Anderson, Francis J
Anderson, James
See details for all 504 names
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 504
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 504
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: Surname, forenames, initials
    Order of information: Alphabetical by surname
  • Second World War (1939-1945)
    Total names on memorial: 62
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 62
    Exact count: no
    Information shown: Forenames, surname, date of death
    Order of information: By date of month died
Components
  • Roll of honour
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Undefined
Listing information
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A

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