Project Details

Project Title: War Memorials
Project Description: Listing the names on War Memorials in the Greater Manchester area
Project manager: Joan Secker-Wlodarczyk
Project Size (L/M/S): Medium
Project Status: Current
Project Started: 29 Dec 2006
Anticipated completion: 28 Nov 2020
Volunteer Requirement:

DateReport
26 Jun 2017The total number of names on the index is now 53,976 taken from 912 memorials and accompanied by 2,805 photographs.
22 Dec 2016The total number of names on the index is now 51,852 taken from 890 memorials and accompanied by 2,740 photographs. A number of photographs of memorials still remain to be transcribed and added to the index.
14 Nov 2015The total number of names on the index is now 42,227 taken from 636 memorials and accompanied by 1,906 photographs. A significant number of photographs of memorials still remain to be transcribed and added to the index.
04 Sep 2015A total of 5,897 names from 93 memorials have been added since the previous update. 237 associated photographs have also been added.
30 May 2015Management of this project has been transferred to Joan Secker-Wlodarczyk.
14 Jan 20132000 names taken from 35 Memorials 29,174 names from 299 memorials 594 Photographs relating to 180 memorials Photos supplied by Mike Berrell & John Marsden
15 Jan 2011There were 5,246 names from 47 memorials added to the War Memorial Database which brings the total to 22,874 names from 161 memorials

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