Holgate Grammar School Old Boys WW1
On the wall of the stairwell going up to the first floor
Cooper Art Gallery
OS Grid Ref.: SE 34416 06626
Barnsley Grammar School
OS Grid Ref.: SE 33577 06100
A heavy dark bronze coloured plaque containing three columns of names set on a light wood panel. The panel has a curved top pediment with three coloured coats of arms set onto it around and amongst the dedication. At the corners of the bronze panel are four small coloured symbols, a rose, a shamrock, a thistle and a leek.
Wooden Panel: 1914 1918 / TO THE MEMORY OF THE OLD BOYS / OF THIS SCHOOL WHO FELL IN THE GREAT WAR Bronze Plaque: (names)
Names on memorial
Allott, T R
Armitage, A E
Atha, J B
Bambridge, H L
Batley, A G
See details for all 76 names
First World War (1914-1918)
Total names on memorial: 76
Served and returned: 0
Exact count: yes
Information shown: Initials and surname
Order of information: Surname, Initials
Date: 27 October 1928
Attended by: "300 persons", Mr. Charles H. Hutchinson, Rev. C. S. Butler, Mr. R. F. Pawsey, Canon H. E. Hone, Mr. A. J. Schooling, Mr Berryman. Members of the 5th Battalion Y&L regiment.
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Memorial: Unknown or N/A
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Book-Great Sacrifice by Jane Ainsworth-gives biographical details on each casulaty and a history of the school. ISBN 9781911096085 Hellon & Company £25
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