United Kingdom National Inventory of War Memorials
 The Imperial War Museum

CHESHIRE YEOMANRY TABLET WW2

Our Ref: 9904

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Address

CHESTER CATHEDRAL
WERBURGH ST
CHESTER
CHESHIRE
England
 
Type:Board/Plaque/Tablet
Denomination:Church of England
Other Location Details:

IN THE NORTH TRANSEPT

OS Map Ref:SJ 405 666

Inscription

CENTRE TABLET: IN PROUD MEMORY OF THE OFFICERS / NON-COMMISSIONED OFFICERS AND MEN OF / THE CHESHIRE (EARL OF CHESTER'S) YEOMANRY / WHO GAVE THEIR LIVES FOR THEIR COUNTRY / IN THE GREAT WAR 1939 - 1945

LEFT AND RIGHT HAND TABLETS: 1939 / (NAMES)

Components

ComponentMaterial(s)HeightWidthDepthCondition
TABLETStone   Good

Physical Description

TABLET FLANKED BY TWO TABLETS ON EITHER SIDE WITH THE NAMES INSCRIBED ON THEM

PRINCE OF WALES FEATHERS IN THE UPPER CENTRE OF THE DEDICATORY TABLET

Wars Commemorated & People Remembered

WarSecond World War (1939-1945)
Total names on memorial:0
Served & Returned0
Died52
Is this an exact count?Not known
How are the names ordered?surname > decorations
What information is listed on the memorial? surname, decorations
Do we hold a list of names on the memorial?No

Maintenance

Are the letters difficult to read?No
Who is responsible for the memorial?

CHESHIRE REGIMENT ASSOCIATION

Maintenance History:

Ceremonies

Date:23RD NOVEMBER 1997
RolePerformed By
UnveiledLORD LEVERHULME
Date:23RD NOVEMBER 1997
RolePerformed By
Rededicated UNKNOWN

Sponsorships

Sponsorship Type: Corporate
Did this include a trust or scholarship?No
Did this include a roll of honour?NOT APPLICABLE
Cost of Site:Not known
Cost of Memorial:Not known
Comments on Costs:

Craftsmen

NameOccupation
HERBERT TYSON SMITHBuilder
MR BERNARD ALEXANDER MILLERDesigner

References

Co-ordinator's Comments:

Comments: 
Photographs:1
Other Documents:UNVEILING PROGRAMME
Form / Letter:L
Negatives:No
Drawings / Plans:No
Minutes:No