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Memorial details

Memorial type
Board / Plaque / Tablet
District
Chester
Town
Tarvin
County
Cheshire
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918)
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
9850
Current location

On east wall inside church to the right of double stained glass window.
St. Andrew's Church
Church Street
Tarvin
Chester
Cheshire
CH3 8EB
England

OS Grid Ref: SJ 49133 66953
Denomination: Church of England

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Description
Rectangular wood panel in a broad elaborately carved frame of oak leaves. Lettering in gold.
Inscription
EUROPEAN WAR/ 1914 - 1918/ ROLL OF HONOUR/ GREATER LOVE HATH NO MAN THAN THIS,/THAT A MAN LAY DOWN HIS LIFE FOR HIS FRIENDS/ (Names)/ GRANT THEM, LORD, ETERNAL REST, AND/ LET LIGHT PERPETUAL SHINE UPON THEM.
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Bull, Ernest
Dodd, Frank
Ellwood, Alfred Charles
Grindley, Ernest
Gunnery, John
Haspey, Arthur
Hughes, William
Ikin, Herbert Lansdown
Jackson, Samuel
Johnson, John Harold
See details for all 22 names
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 22
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 22
    Exact count: no
    Information shown: Forename, surname.
    Order of information: Undefined
Components
  • Plaque
    Measurements: depth 40 mm, height 980 mm, width 640 mm
    Materials: Wood
Listing information
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A
Sponsorship
Public
Responsibility
Church

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