War Memorial, The Chapel, Dean Row, Cheshire.
On an external wall of Dean Row Unitarian Chapel, Dean Row, near Wilmslow, Cheshire.
Two metal plaques are framed by virginia creeper on this carefully tended three-hundred year old church.
The plaques name those of the church who fell in the two world wars.
In the church there is a wooden cross from a first world war military cemetery in France.
It once marked the grave of Lieut-Colonel Claude Swanwick WORTHINGTON, a member of the church.
Inscription - War Memorials
GLORY OF GOD
AND IN MEMORY OF
Robert John BRANDRETH
Arthur Blake SCOTT
Claude Swanwick WORTHINGTON
COUNTING NOT THEIR LIVES DEAR
UNTO THEMSELVES DIED FOR
FREEDOM AND COUNTRY
IN THE GREAT WAR
1914 - 1919
John Douglas BARBER
WHO GAVE THEIR LIVES
IN THE WAR
1939 - 1945
Inscription - The Cross
THIS CROSS MARKED THE GRAVE OF|
CLAUDE SWANWICK WORTHINGTON
D.S.O. * T.D. 6th MANCHESTER REGIMENT
WHO DIED ON OCTOBER 14th 1918 OF WOUNDS
RECEIVED IN ACTION NEAR EPINOY AND
WAS BURIED IN MOUNT HUON CEMETERY
LE TREPORT, FRANCE.