Geoffrey Lucas Jackson

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Reference WMO260950


St. Christopher's Church

Shrigley Road

Pott Shrigley


SK10 5RT


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Status: On original site
Type: Non freestanding
Location: External
Setting: Attached to a building/structure
Description: Lamp or Lighting
  • Metal Metal (any)
Lettering: Inscribed on a plaque
  • Second World War (1939-1945)
About the memorial: A lantern in the roof of the lychgate and a brass plaque on on or the uprights. The plaque gives no details but Jackson was a merchant navy steward and killed when the California Star was sunk by a U-boat 335 miles north-west of the Azores in 1943.
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In proud and loving remembrance of Lilian Jackson died Nov. 21st 1943 and her son Geoffrey Lucas died March 4th 1943. This Lantern is given by her husband Harry E Jackson and Family of Kerridge. “Their hearts for their home, their souls for God.”

Jackson G L.

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