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Memorial details

Memorial type
Board / Plaque / Tablet
District
Ellesmere Port
Town
Willaston In Wirral
County
Cheshire
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918), Second World War (1939-1945)
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
9948
Current location

Royal British Legion Club
Hooton Rd
Willaston In Wirral
Ellesmere Port
Cheshire
CH64 1SJ
England

OS Grid Ref: SJ 33624 77995
Denomination: Undefined

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Description
Bronze wall-mounted plaque with white inscription
Inscription
ROYAL BRITISH LEGION / WILLASTON-IN-WORRAL/ TO THE FALLEN / 1914-1918 / (Names) / 1939-1945 / (Names) / THEY SHALL NOT GROW OLD AS WE WHO ARE LEFT GROW OLD/ AGE SHALL NOT WEARY THEM NOR THE YEARS CONDEMN / AT THE GOING DOWN OF THE SUN AND IN THE MORNING WE WILL REMEMBER THEM
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Argyle, R
Arrowsmith, J
Cottrell, A
Crossley, F
Crowmwell, T L
Dawson, G M
Dickinson, J
Gonner, E D
Graham, A
Harris, F
See details for all 34 names
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 34
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 34
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: surname,forename
    Order of information: Undefined
  • Second World War (1939-1945)
    Total names on memorial: 9
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 9
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: surname,forename
    Order of information: Undefined
Components
  • Plaque
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Bronze
Listing information
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A
Responsibility
BRITISH LEGION

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